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Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Bartholomeus Klip is a charming small hotel for only 16 guests on a working wheat and sheep farm just over an hour away from Cape Town – ideally situated for exploring the famous winelands.

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Recognised as a Top Performing Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse as Reviewed by Travellers on theWorld’s Largest Travel Site


20 May 2015 Bartholomeus Klip- a Victorian Farmhouse on a working wheat and sheep farm near Hermon,today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great l reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a superior customer experience. 

When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honourees that takes into account the quality, quantity and recency of reviews and opinions submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period as well as business’s tenure and ranking on the Popularity Index on the site.  To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

"TripAdvisor is pleased to honour exceptional hospitality businesses that have received consistent praise and recognition by travellers on the site,” said Marc Charron President, TripAdvisor for Business. “By putting a spotlight on businesses that are focused on delivering great service to customers, TripAdvisor not only helps drive increasing hospitality standards around the world, it also gives businesses both large and small the ability to shine and stand out from the competition.”


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TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan and book the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 340 million unique monthly visitors**, and more than 225 million reviews and opinions covering more than 4.9 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 45 countries worldwide. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.


2015 African Responsible Awards Winners

About the African Responsible Tourism Awards

Heroes of responsible tourism in Africa will be honoured at the 2015 African Responsible Tourism Awards. This inaugural event forms part of the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards, the world's most respected responsible tourism awards. Winners of the African awards will automatically be entered into the global awards.

With its unique natural and cultural landscapes, Africa offers many opportunities for responsible tourism. Tourism organisations are already growing tourism that preserves, respects and benefits African destinations and African people. The African Responsible Tourism Awards aims to celebrate the efforts made by individuals, organisations and destinations in Africa. The awards also aim to inspire change in the African tourism industry.

The awards were presented at a ceremony hosted as part of the Africa Travel Week  held in Cape Town 13-17 April 2015.Winners were  announced to an audience of destination managers, industry professionals and media.

Best for Wildlife Conservation, sponsored by South African National Parks

Gold Winner: Marine Dynamics, South Africa www.sharkwatchsa.com
Contact: Brenda du Toit, apss@dict.org.za @Marine_Dynamics

Judges’ reasons for winning: “Marine Dynamics provide very high quality shark cage diving experiences. They operate in a sector where there is rightly a lot of criticism of current practice. Marine Dynamics are industry leaders, a commercial operation which operates to the highest conservation standards, where every trip has a marine biologist aboard to provide interpretation and collect data for scientific research. An operator that makes a significant contribution to conservation and the local economy".
Silver Winners: andBeyond's Rhinos Without Borders http://www.andbeyond.com/conservation-community/rhinos-without-borders
Contact: Valeri Mouton, valeri.mouton@andbeyond.com
Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse www.bartholomeusklip.com
 Contact: Lesley Gillett, bartholomeus@icon.co.za

Winter Special Stay 3 pay 2

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 10:56 Published in News & Events

Winter Special

Three nights for the price of two:  Weekend or Midweek break for two persons sharing, including accommodation for 3 nights , all meals (high tea, sundowners, 4-course dinner, early morning coffee and pastries, and mid-morning brunch), two daily game drives, all activities (cycling, canoeing, fly-fishing, walking).

All this at a special rate of R10300.00, for two persons sharing, all inclusive. Valid from the 1 May 2015- 30 August 2015.Excludes the Orchid Suite and Wild Olive Hous.Direct Bookings only - For bookings contact us on the details below  and Quote BKWSW

Enjoy a walk through The Elandsberg Nature Reserve to see some of the common as well as rare bird species found in our pristine fynbos, and surrounding farmlands with Trevor Hardaker. The kitchen has prepared a snack pack for each guest to take along and afterwards enjoy a 3 course lunch in the gardens before heading home. Time: 07:00-15:00 Price: R485pp/ Walk and snacks only –Price: R225pp

To make a booking call 0224481087 or send us a mail info@bartholomeusklip.com


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