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    Bonne Esperance

    17 Van Riebeeck Street | Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$90
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          Overview
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          • Average5%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 30 November 2016

          Friendly staff, great location, nice breakfast, clean rooms and charming house. As we stayed here straight after our wedding the staff was kind and left a bottle of Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel in the room :-) Pollen in the pool was the only downside, but not...More

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          Thank Johan-Petter S
          Response from Annemien, General Manager at Bonne Esperance

          Dear Johan-Petter S Thank you for your great review. It was lovely to host you and your whole wedding party and we are happy that you enjoyed our personal touch with the Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel. Congratulations on getting married and we wish you a long...More

          Reviewed 29 November 2016

          Rooms and house are beautifull, our room was good but small things was annoying like white chair at desk broken and tilt backwards when try to sit, only plug available to blow dry is at desk with broken chair and no mirror to see properly...More

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          Response from Annemien, General Manager at Bonne Esperance

          Dear estelle_midstream Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that you found the house and rooms to be beautiful! Thank you for your constructive criticism, we only wish that you had brought it under our attention while...More

          Reviewed 28 November 2016

          I have stayed here twice now and really enjoy it so much. The house itself is just stunning as are the gardens. It is close to everything too. The rooms are divine even though up stairs but just so comfortable. Breakfast is a lovely relaxed...More

          Thank travelbabe40
          Reviewed 27 November 2016

          Bonne Espérance is a beautiful guest house. Very friendly staff, very good breakfast on the terrace, enough parking on the premises. Quiet area but still very close to the center of Stellenbosch. From here you can go by foot to the center. Or go from...More

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          Reviewed 27 November 2016

          Very very friendly & helpful personnel, well maintained & elegantly decorated late Victorian guesthouse, located next to the universities' botanical garden & close to the city center, try the brekkie on the porch experience overlooking a beautiful floral garden! No negatives to mention actually.

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$71 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Stellenbosch
          • Also Known As
          • Bonne Esperance Hotel Stellenbosch
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          SHIRNINA
          What's the price per person per night?
          23 December 2016|
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          Response from Good-Hope | Property representative |
          Dear Shirnina, The rate depends on the number of guests and the room type selected. If you send us your dates we can give you a quotation. Kind regards, Michelle
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          "There are 2 building, the second one is just 1 minute walk and across the Botanical gardens entrance, so that..."
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          "Rooms on the upper floor have best views to the mountains."
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          "I would assume all rooms are of same standard Excellent"
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          "We stayed in an attic room which would not be recommended to those who struggle with stairs, we had no..."
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