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    Fern Hill Hotel

    R103 Midmar, Tweedie, 3255 | R103, Midmar, Howick 3255, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (39)
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    • Excellent56%
    • Very good34%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct.30 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Not planning to stop at Fern Hill decided to stop and investigate the menu wonderful surprise ,at the spread offered and have no doubt if all the plates are the same as the lamb shank I had. Word of mouth about the quality of service...More

    Thank TheRobert32
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The service was really the best part of our stay and really was very good. We found our rooms clean though dated. The hotel grounds are rather barren and a sea of gravel leaves you wanting more midlands garden vibe. You will definitely hear the...More

    Thank Matvl
    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    Was invited to be part of the Midlands Literary Festival Horwick 2017 at this fine establishment. The grounds are well kept and all the buildings in excellent condition. We provided with a good lunch which consisted of tomato soup, vegetable to chicken lasagna, followed by...More

    Thank BARRYBE
    Response from FernHillHotel, Owner at Fern Hill HotelResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear valued guest Many thanks for taking time to review us. We're delighted to have this feedback as it is the first year we have had the honor of hosting the Midlands Literary Festival. I shall relay your compliments on to the staff involved. I...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    I have stayed at Fern Hill a number of times! The food is excellent, Likewise the service and general hospitality. The warm welcome and general ambiance is great. The rooms are well appointed with toiletries and generous beverage assortments. This hotel comes highly recommended. Log...More

    Thank jcoldbeck
    Response from FernHillHotel, Owner at Fern Hill HotelResponded 2 August 2017

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for writing about your stay with us. I am happy to know that we have kept the standard up for you and that we have a regular guest in you. Thank you for your patronage. It means a great deal...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    We have stayed at this hotel several times before but never reviewed it previously for some reason! Our room was motel style and away from the main hotel and had to be reached using a covered porch. Room was clean and tidy. Receptionist was very...More

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    Response from FernHillHotel, Owner at Fern Hill HotelResponded 25 July 2017

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for reviewing us and letting us know about your stay. It is very encouraging to hear we impressed you in our dining room. I will ensure all the staff involved are made aware of your compliments. I'm guessing you were...More

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