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    Gooding's Groves Olive Farm & Guest House

    Goederust / La Motte | Main Road, R45, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 143 reviews

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    Beautiful peace of paradise they have.We enjoyed everything about this guest house. Lovely rooms, gardens and of course the welcoming olives and cherry on arrival. We were able to go for long walks. Great breaksfasts. Both Malcolm and Salomie are great hosts and it is...More

    Thank Joelle1611
    Response from Goodingsgroves, Owner at Gooding's Groves Olive Farm & Guest HouseResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying with us!

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    One wants to keep this beautiful place from people in order to savekeep it as it is beautiful and special. Lovely owners and hosts Salome and Malcolm are the perfect couple to make you feel at home. Ons has everything: from your sjerry and bottle...More

    Thank Prof. Elain V
    Response from Goodingsgroves, Owner at Gooding's Groves Olive Farm & Guest HouseResponded 14 August 2017

    Thank you Prof! It was an honour to host the wonderful ladies from Clover!

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    Malcom and Salome are warm, gracious, interesting and super friendly hosts and have a beautiful grove of olives and vines surrounding a really stunning 'farmhouse'. Lovely. Just lovely. Wish I had had more time, thank you - its just exactly what spirit, soul and body...More

    Thank Julia M
    Response from Goodingsgroves, Owner at Gooding's Groves Olive Farm & Guest HouseResponded 1 May 2017

    Thank you for the lovely review, Julia. It was our privilege to host you at Gooding's Groves. Malcolm and Salome

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    We stayed one night at Gooding's Grove Olive Farm and Guest House. It was quiet, relaxing and the staff were very friendly. Lovely breakfast as well. Would definitely stay here again when in Franschoek!

    Thank Jaclyn P
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    If Tripadvisor allowed you to give 6 stars, then I'd award them to Gooding's. From the moment you arrive, you feel like you're special friends of Malcolm Gooding and his wife. You are made to feel so welcome, greeted with complimentary olives, olive marmalade, wine,...More

    Thank UKTraveller_9
    Response from Goodingsgroves, Owner at Gooding's Groves Olive Farm & Guest HouseResponded 18 April 2017

    Your review was really special, thank you so much! We love hosting guests like you that really understand what Gooding's Groves stand for. It would be great to welcome you back! Malcolm and Salome

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • USD 91 - USD 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    "All rooms were great with either a view of the olive farm or the mountains"
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    "I had the room almost at the gate with a lovely view..."
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    "We had a ground floor room with a small outside space, great for a coffee or drink."
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    "Ask for a view of the olive trees and gardens!"
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