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R45 Road, between Paarl and Franscchoek | between Paarl and Franschhoek, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything about this place is well thought out. You pay ZAR 20 entrance fees (on weekends, weekdays ZAR 10) towards education of local kids. Everything here is insta-worthy. Loved, loved, walking around the garden. Did not like that they closed so early! ;-)

Thank Caroline B
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Caroline, We are so happy you enjoyed your day with us! We hope to welcome you back soon to spend even more time with us on the Farm! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent an amazing Saturday wandering through Babylonstoren, did the garden tour and learnt so much. The garden has so many different areas you don't notice that there are other people there, and so heart warming to see how much love and care goes into...More

Thank BronwynG108
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Bronwyn, Thank you for your kind review. We strive to give our guests an amazing experience and we are delighted you enjoyed your time with us! We hope to welcome you back soon! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 4 days ago

Babylonstoren is the perfect place to chill out for a few days. Lovely rooms converted from farm cottages and a great spa. Lots of activities to do - all very interesting and informative. Great trip in a land rover available up the mountain to see...More

Thank iladianne
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning gardens with fresh produce used in the eateries. The healing garden and insect hotel were particular favourites with us.

Thank Carole B
BabylonstorenFarm, Public Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carole, We are delighted you enjoyed your time with us on the Farm. Be sure to come back anytime! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guided tour of the Gardens was excellent in many respects from the excellent tour guide to the wide variety of plants grown there and the uses some plants are known for as well as insects good and bad, they even have an insect hotel,...More

1  Thank Alan/Denise J
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy you had an interesting and informative time with us! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to have perfect weather for a guided tour of the garden. Our guide (Arne) was extremely knowledgable and his interest and passion were obvious. The gardens were designed to be similar to a garden in France which the current owner's wife...More

Thank Ethnee H
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Ethnee, Sounds like you learned a lot and really enjoyed your day with us! We look forward to welcome you back every season! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I was totally overwhelmed by the concept of this enthralling garden. The attention to detail, the historic connections, the imaginative and creative planting, it is a revelation. Even in the pouring rain deluge it was a delight and I was so sad that the rain...More

Thank PennWinchester
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Penn, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your day with us. We hope to welcome you for a stay in the hotel with your next visit! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 2 September 2018

We spent a lovely morning visiting Babylonstoren winery and then the gardens where we also had a light lunch. The tasting area of the winery is professionally done although the tasting cost (and entry charge - the only wine farm we visited in the Cape...More

Thank Phil W
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Phil, We are very happy you enjoyed a lovely morning at Babylonstoren! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

Reviewed 31 August 2018

We were for only 2 days with a beatiful experience: high level of attention in your personal needs We had also a good dinner and beatiful breakfast: obviously in any place you can have a good glass of wine

Thank Matteo B
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Matteo, Thank you for your kind words, we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

These gardens filled with fruit trees, vines, flowers, herbs, vegetables, birds, bees, streams and ponds are something quite unique in South Africa. They have been artistically sculpted in the beautiful Cape winelands close to Franschhoek. They were truly unforgettable. Be prepared to spend a few...More

Thank MrsKarenJames
BabylonstorenFarm, Guest Relations Manager at Babylonstoren Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Mrs Karen, Thank you for your kind words. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed an unforgettable experience with us! We hope to welcome you back soon! Farm greetings, Lize and the Babylonstoren team

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gw2588
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Response from Wasiemal | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are daily tours that start at 10h00.
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