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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this charming guesthouse is always on top of our list when staying Stellenbosch! Beautiful house, intimate and private, comfortable rooms and a touch of nostalgia. Very friendly uncomplicated staff. Breakfast varieties are fresh and friendly served. Special atmosphere!

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017

my stay was very pleasant, the staff are friendly and helpful. the breakfast was excellent. I would recommend the guesthouse to all. I stayed in the self catering suites and it had all you need. even after locking my jewels in the safe and forgetting the password, the staff swiftly assisted me. the location is great to and walking distance...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 January 2017

A beautiful self catering guestroom with the most wonderful bed. Everything one needs is provided - even mosquito machines. The staff were efficient and very friendly. The included breakfast was always fresh and yummy.

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This charming Bed and Breakfast is exactly like it should be. Small scale, nicely decorated, and a beautiful wrap-around-porch to have an excellent breakfast overlooking the gardens. It is traditional, but not in a stuffy or cluttered way. We really, really enjoyed our stay here. A four minute walk brings you to all the restaurants and little boutiques of Stellenbosch....

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Sydney
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stayed here in the week leading up to our wedding 9 years ago.Ever since then we go back for at least 1 night every time we get back to Stellenbosch. The rooms, facilities and staff makes each stay memorable and special. Please do not change a single thing!

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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very pretty B&B with lovely décor inside and at a good price. Very central location for exploring Stellenbosch and in a very nice area. Only complaint is that we stayed in the small double room very close to reception and we were woken up quite early by the kitchen getting ready for breakfast, the room was lovely! but the door...

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Hasselt, Belgium
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Perfect location only 5 min walk to the centrer, super friendly staff, wonderfull rooms, quite , fine breakfast in the morning outside in the garden only min. is the weak wifi for our daugthers we will ceratinly come back in the future

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Bonne Esperance is a place to stay. Centrally located to "downtown" Stellenbosch (hihihi...), it is at walking distance to great restaurants and bars. Charming terrace and garden view. And not to forget the super friendly staff, serving breakfast and, of course, the always helpful ladies and gentleman at reception. Would always come back.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Spacious and bright room Very clean and airy bathroom Excellent breakfast (fruit salad, bread, juices, cold cuts, and a range of hot breakfasts!) Comfy living room area with lots of books Pool and private off-street parking We stayed here twice in December in two different room types, and we loved the experience. Highly recommended.

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Naaldwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Very new and clean room, spacious and bright. Our room was located across the street from the 'main' building. A small pool, wich we did not use, but very convenient. Only thing that could be provided for this price would be breakfast! Isn't really the cheapest room for just one night. But in walking distance from Stellenbosch town, wich has...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bonne Esperance is a charming Victorian Villa with wrap-around veranda, cast-iron moldings and corner-turret. The villa was originally built in 1901. The house retained the same charm and ambiance of that era but with the added luxuries of the modern age. Our 15 comfortable en suite Guest Rooms are lovingly decorated and include air-conditioning, hospitality tray, mini-bar fridge, wireless internet access, hairdryer and safe. Enjoy breakfast au Provence in our breakfast room or outside on the veranda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bonne Esperance

Address: 17 Van Riebeeck Street | Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: €67 - €203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bonne Esperance 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Facing inner pool courtyard are great rooms”
 of 5 bubbles DKCO, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the small double room on the ground floor near reception was noisy in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles patriciamaryb2014, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the Annex are new and modern and comes with a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles Dia_Carstens, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps at the back, facing the swimming pool. Unfortunately mine was at the front, on th ground floor, right next to the parking !”
 of 5 bubbles JillW338, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“choose a room with a street view”
 of 5 bubbles AnneOosthuizen, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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