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De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garden route”(44 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

The chef here creates outstandingly good food for the reasonable price and the menu is extensive and well-complemented by the wine list. The cottages are comfortable and quiet but suffer a little from being slightly tired and could do with a thorough clean and a...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Surprisingly attractive room and five star meal at this little out of the way place, Nice old building with history and fabulous owner/chef. Well worth the drive a little out of the way. Rooms a bit dated with no air con but still got a...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

What a charming hotel. The historic fabric has been retained whilst having a modern vibe. On arrival, we asked for a room with a bigger bed and we were readily moved. There was a mix up with our bill which was immediately sorted and compensated...More

1  Thank Mrsfromgorton
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had a wonderful stay at this lovely historic BnB. We sto enjoyed our stay, staff wonderful. Reception staff also 1st class we had a wonderful dinner in the evening and a lovely breakfast. I would have no hesitation in recommending this BnB. I mislaid...More

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1  Thank lennat2017
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Overnight stop on way to Game Reserve. Gem of a place. Beautiful rooms food excellent and Host/Owner couldn't do enough for his guests. Had rooms beside very quiet road off main road through Riversdale which is a very quiet place just off main road on...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$107 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$107 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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"Do not take a road see room - too noisy although they are the larger better rooms"
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"Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
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"Do not choose either of the cottages!"
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"Our room fronting onto the stoop was spacious and quiet."
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