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GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

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South Africa

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat
Cape Grace
Dwyka Tented Lodge
Fynbos Camp
Gondwana Lodge
Le Quartier Francais

One&Only Cape Town
The Saxon
Singita Boulders Lodge
Singita Ebony Lodge
Sun City Resort
Taj Cape Town
The Winery House

Bartholomeus Klip Farmhouse

Sip your way through wine country with GAYOT's list of charming inns and resorts, featuring vineyards from Napa Valley to Long Island, New York.
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