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Midlands Saddle & Trout Resort

152 Hidcote Rd, Sub 7 of Farm Oatesdale | Hidcote Area, Mooi River 3300, South Africa
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31/12/2017 1/1/2018
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“trout” (48 reviews)
“horse riding” (11 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed at reception and all staff that we came across were delightful. The accommodation was very comfortable. We stayed in a 1 bedroom chalet which was very spacious. The decor was tasteful. The kitchen was well equipped, besides a leaky kettle and...More

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Response from MidlandsGM, General Manager at Midlands Saddle & Trout ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share the good news. The midlands basically has three weather options - Icy, Chilly or Piping hot. one often precedes the other, and seldom according to conventional seasons. We appreciate the recommendation, it motivates and inspire even better...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

stop over at Saddle and Trout. Good spot for on - route stop over to or from the Natal Coast. Amenieties good for families with children. Short 9 hole golf course , all par 3's fun to play and a pleasant walk.

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Response from MidlandsGM, General Manager at Midlands Saddle & Trout ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Mervyn, your feedback is much appreciated! Being 4km from the N3 with a newly tarred road leading to the resort, we are popular for on-route stop over. See you next time!

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Enjoyed our stay , the accommodation was comfortable and it was a nice restful getaway. Kids loved the horses. Would be great if the cost to fish in the cost was R85 for the entire stay and not per day , my chalet was only...More

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Response from MidlandsGM, General Manager at Midlands Saddle & Trout ResortResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for the comments preggym - I will look into the service times of your unit, it was indeed supposed to be earlier. I'm very happy that you enjoyed your restful getaway, and look forward to next time! Kind Regards Schalk Enslin General Manager...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were received by friendly staff. Beautiful scenery. Good beds. But sadly our unit was not well maintained. Paint peeling and parts of ceiling missing where leaks were on balcony. Lights not working in diningroom and after reporting was replaced 2 days later. They are...More

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Response from MidlandsGM, General Manager at Midlands Saddle & Trout ResortResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for the feedback! I have taken action on the issues you raised - and it turn out the problem with the pool was that the salt cell. It's all been fixed now, and the pool is Chrystal clear again! Kind Regards Schalk Enslin...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

The chalet was comfortable and well appointed. Fully equiped kitchen with quality cutlery and crockery. The master bed was super comfortable. The fireplace was awesome for the cold evenings. The chalet was serviced daily. The staff was pleasant and helpful.

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Response from MidlandsGM, General Manager at Midlands Saddle & Trout ResortResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share all the good news. We really appreciate the review. Kind Regards Schalk Enslin General Manager MST

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18 May 2016|
Response from CatloverDurban | Reviewed this property |
There is a Spar and other shops in Mooi River about 20 minutes from the resort. Small shop at resort and a nice restaurant. Pool is not heated. We did not get fire wood, maybe best to take some or it may be available in the... More
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Response from BDRRSMPM | Reviewed this property |
the complex itself has sufficient space for kids to play . Each unit is well spaced from the other. the kids will love it. Hope this helps
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"Our unit was 7A lovely view but needed some maintenance."
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"Check if your room has been refurbished"
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"Overall clean,spacious,comfortable beds. I felt the pillows a bit big and hard. Clean,pleasant smell."
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"Unit 37A revamped"
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