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Critchley Hackle Lodge

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“nice dinner”(3 reviews)
“small lake”(4 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed over at the Critchley Hackle garden cottages for one night. The staff is friendly, accommodating and helpful. From the small veranda of the cottage one has the most beautiful and calming view of the lake and the ducks. The cottage itself is...More

Thank Suzume
Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Critchley Hackle LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Critchley Hackle Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had a legendary experience and we do hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Unbelievably beautiful setting. Great food . Great service and superb atmosphere. Staff are very attentive and the rates are good value. Did enjoy the cosy lounge and bar area. Real old school feel. Good for Romantic break away.

1  Thank Michael I
Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Critchley Hackle LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Good Day Michael l, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are delighted you had a legendary experience and we do look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We really appreciated the nice and personal atmosphere at Critchley Hackle Hotel, the suroundings are beautiful and calm and it was an excellent place to start our South Africa trip and relax after a long journey from Scandinavia.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I was actually booked somewhere but ended there by mistake after our bookings were messed up. I found the owner and he made us feel at home. Our weekend was just great. I will definitely go again soon. The breakfast and service was worth every...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

The lakeside rooms have still the idyllic view and are well appointed and charming.However the main reception is very tired. Be aware that even for residents the whole complex shuts at 5pm on Sundays,no restaurant, no bar, no lights, no staff,NOTHING! Also at breakfast there...More

Thank Paul J
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$147 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (123)
Room & Suite (43)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Before you book, specify your needs, e.g. is there a fridge in the room? My rating is based on the cottages..."
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"Time of arrival can be crtical"
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"The cottages looking out over the dam."
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"Lakeside rooms lovely even though the ducks are a bit noisy!"
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