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    Rivierbos Guest House

    1 Hamman Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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    • Excellent35%
    • Very good32%
    • Average20%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were very disappointed as soon as we arrived. The garden was very overgrown and untidy . The welcome was ok and everything explained. Our room was very dark and cluttered with too much heavy old fashioned furniture. The shower room was tiny - only...More

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    Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Deborah M, Following your recent stay with us at Rivierbos Guest house, I wish to thank you for taking the time to complete our TripAdvisor Survey. It is due to your feedback that we are able to rectify any shortcomings and constantly improve the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were attending the Stellebosch Street Festival and did not want to drive afterwards so spent the night at Rivierbos Guest House. We had a nice room and the stay was very comfortable. We did enjoy the (slightly frigid) pool (South Africans do not heat...More

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    Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear no_to_rain, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House and that we were able to cater for all your needs you desired. Your kind words and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Lovely guest house! Staff were very friendly and the rooms were nice and clean. I would definitely stay there again. Also central as you can walk anywhere from there. Food was good and it's so peaceful and quiet there.More

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    Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear hilda007 Thank you for your review. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House. Thank you for your lovely comments on our homely venue, our breakfast and Friendly staff. Your positive comments inspire us to create an even...More

    Reviewed 11 January 2018

    very nice stay and will use this guest house again. very friendly staff and the air condicioner in the room was great. hairdryer and safe in room with nice restaurants just up the road. Breakfast was exelanceMore

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    Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear johannab715, Thank you for your review. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House. Thank you for your lovely comments on our homely venue, our breakfast and Friendly staff. Your positive comments inspire us to create an even...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2018

    The reception was quite poor; the room was lovely and spacious, well-cleaned everyday( which seemed to be the highlight). The location was also good, being a walking distance from shops and restaurantsMore

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    Response from Marketing_and, Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 9 January 2018

    Dear CJEO, Following your recent stay with us at Rivierbos Guest house, I wish to thank you for taking the time to complete our TripAdvisor Survey. It is due to your feedback that we are able to rectify any shortcomings and constantly improve the service...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Stellenbosch
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    Room Tips
    "only the walls are a bit thin, but otherwise the rooms are nice"
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    "Room 7 has an external entrance next to the pool and less affected by early morning plumbing noises. Also..."
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    "Book a classic room. They are more spacious."
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    "Try and avoid room 3, noisey!"
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