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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 May 2016

So often a return visit is a disapointment. Not so this estabishment. This was our second visit, and as lovley and enjoyable as the first. They have added a spa to th premisis, in the big house, that my wife took full advantage of. DInner on both evenings had great food and ambiance. Thank you JIll for a lovely 3...

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

If you want to be in old world charm with a wonderful host and comfy food and surronds this is defiantly worth the visit. Beautiful decorated by Jill your host who is extremely attentive in a friendly laid back way. Rooms decor is stunning and breakfasts served on a sunny veranda make the start to everyday just wonderdul. A while...

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Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Settled at the end of a picturesque town with only one road into town, is this country gables country inn, on a Saturday evening you are lucky enough to be treated to a home cooked meal. The owner and all staff are all amazing, making you truly feel like a guest and not a client. This is worth a visit!

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Malansac, France
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Because it is titled a country inn we expected a pub. Nothing like! Set in beautiful grounds with a historical mill house also on the land Jill's home provided one night of peace and quiet. Had we known how lovely it was going to be we would have booked for longer. We were in a small cottage, separate from the...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Two friends from overseas and myself stayed for two nights last week and all I can say is amazing. Our host Jill went out of her way to make our stay just perfect. We arrived on a day when no restaurants were open for dinner and Jill made special arrangements for us. Thank you Jill!

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Lanarkshire
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed two nights recently at Green Gables, and we stepped back into a more elegant time. Jill the owner has a lovely place, full of beautiful antiques, ornaments and pictures. Our accommodation was a detached building with a thatched roof, and the bathroom had original fittings etc which worked well given their age. We had dinner there on the...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We spent a night at Green Gables in the converted barn. This is a huge room, with a lovely lounge area, beautiful bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. Ideal to stay for a few days......... in summer the plunge pool will be amazing! A comfortable stay in a well appointed room. Experience quiet country living ....... all one hears is...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2015

We expected more, nobody about most of the time. The room ( the honeymoon room) was not very nice, very small, thank goodness we weren't on our honeymoon, otherwise I think our marriage would have been over. The breakfast was very good.Im sorry but I can not recommend Green Gables.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Well, well, well, here it is, one of the best places we stayed in in South Africa on our major trip. Fantastic room, cute decor and great shower. Lovely restaurant open Weds, Fri and Saturday nights - the food was really home cooking and delicious. Please go there if in McGregor - a MUST SEE!!!! Sean

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Pinelands, Cape Town
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Green Gables is picture pretty with beautiful interior, neat, clean, well equipped and good value for money. The meals are excellent, beautifully presented and very tasty. Gill, our hostess, was very hospitable. We loved the old world charm of this place.

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Debraleebouwer, Public Relations Manager at Green Gables Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for the compliments. We all enjoy welcoming overnight and dinner guests into our home and we aim to give them a feeling of friendship and family - and we love providing tasty wholesome yummy meals. We hope to welcome you back here soon, and if you have any friends in need of some...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Standing the test of time in a village where time stands still"Green Gables Old Mill Country Inn is situated at the top of the McGregor village and offers the full country get away experience at affordable prices. Hosts Tiger & Jill have been at the forefront of providing high quality accommodation, meals and hospitality to McGregor visitors and locals for the past thirteen years. Green Gables has often been referred to as the gateway to the village. We are an inn, not a guest house. This means a professionally run full time hospitality business offering separate self catering, and B&B accommodation as well as a fully licensed restaurant and pub. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Green Gables Country Inn

Address: 7 Smith Street, McGregor, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > McGregor
Number of rooms: 10
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“We love the barn. It may be a little rustic for some, but a great space to unwind. There is no aircon so watch out in summer.”
 of 5 bubbles CapeTownProgrammer, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“No tip necessary. I would imagine all the rooms are lovely but our little cottage was wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles 309frans, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Select the barn..... it is lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles Robyn168, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Free wifi only in the main house, not in the room”
 of 5 bubbles JTM700, 10 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose the big room with a double and single bed.”
 of 5 bubbles HannaT389, 5 Nov 2014 | Read review
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