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Lumley's Place

18/07/2017 19/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Alken, Belgium
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms, friendly staff, perfect location between Franschhoek and Stellenbosch ... We enjoyed our stay here a lot. The staff gave us a lot usefull tips and helped us with everything. If we ever come back to South Africa we will definetely stay here again.

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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

I am humbled that we could be of service to you during your stay with us. Our goal is to assist you as our esteemed guests the best way we possibly can as your joy and good experience is our service to you and grace from God. We try to keep up with knowledge about all that is happening around...

Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My colleagues and I enjoyed Benita and her families hospitality during our studies at Stellenbosch. For about 3 months Lumleys was our home away from home. It very easily became home and Benita and Joy ensured we were well nourished and taken care off. Benita even went out of her way arranging a local tour of the town, giving us...

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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

Dear Sir I can only but humbly thank you for this review, you being such an esteemed traveller. We are glad that we could have been of service to you during trying study times and being away from your homes to recreate warmth and care during stressful times. It was my pleasure taking you on a tour as it had...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Thank you so much to the Lumley's Place Team for looking after us so well! We were treated (and felt like) family, and I was sad to say goodbye. These are very special people, who also took great care of our 2 year old for us while we were at a wedding. They absolutely want their guests to have the...

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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

Thanking you for acknowledging our effort to super service to our guests. Each guest is unique and we therefor should have the gift of reading how to serve each guest best according to their needs at the time. I am humbled by your review and know that we have done something right to be able to be applauded in this...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Lumley's Place is like a home away from home and was perfect for our needs. The setting is incredible and the warm welcome makes it somewhere we would return to for a visit when we are in the area again. Some good Cape hospitality that will warm your heart.

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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

We humbly accept this rave review as we believe all is possible only by the Grace of God. I am glad that you felt welcomed and that you will return when close by again. we are situated in a small village and thus our brand is our service and hospitality as we have much to learn from esteemed travellers like...

Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We really a had wonderful week at Lumley's place. The hospitality was great. I would love to come back with my family in future. Thank you for making our stay a memorable one. Keep up the service. Shishani

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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

Dearest Shishani we having extremely fond and joyous memories of your stay. We are humbled by your praise for our service ... i thank you but all glory to God as we endeavor to serve with grace compassion and sincerity. Please we will welcome your family with open arms and are grateful for your trust in our service and hospitality....

Mossel Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We were simply blown away with the individual attention we received and the high level of service! We were treated as part of the family. We will most definitely visit Lumley's Place again. Benita and her team made every effort to make our stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. From custom breakfasts for the young ones to tips on...

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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

We are humbled by your praise and appreciation. All glory to God for guiding us. We believe in making your life easier as we do know the area well and what's happening around thus to guide you better and deliver on our logo "Sincerely yours" we take pride and pleasure in serving our guests according to their needs. thanking your...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The beautiful and spacious establishment with the home away from home feel is unforgettable. We had a wonderful, albeit, brief stay at Lumley's Place but what impressed me most was the attention to detail and the effort that was made to accommodate our requests. The manner in which we were received set the tone for our stay and the warm...

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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

All we are and how we serve our guests is by the grace of God. I thank you for this hearty review and I am glad that we could add to a wonderful experience to your stay @LumleysPlaceBnB. I also thank you from the bottom of my heart for the welcoming tips shared with us from your own experience. God...

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 8 December 2015

My husband and I enjoyed an overnight stay at this beautiful guest house with an awesome view!. Booking was suggested and done by a guest house we were staying at in Cape town. Our reception upon arrival gracious and hospitable. Benita is a wonderful hostess and always willing to go the extra mile. Our room was comfortable and had all...

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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

I thank you humbly for this warm rave review regarding your recent stay with us. We are so glad that you have enjoyed the stunning mountain views of our village and surroundings. Yes we are truly blessed to be situated in this part of Cape Winelands, South Africa, Pniel is also called the Face of God especially with the peace...

Luanda, Angola
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Me and my family and a few friends stayed there overnight.We loved the cozy vibe of the place.You feel at home, and in great part because of the warmth of the Staff.It is a hidden gem and the rooms are very good with all amenities you need.The breakfast was delicious and prepared with care.We plan to visit more often.

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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

I humbly thank you for this review and are glad we made your stay enjoyable and pleasant. We are glad we lived up to our Logo "sincerely yours " and that you felt right at home. Our guests are our investments and contribute to our lively hoods thus we love exceeding the expectations of adding value to your stay and...

Bellville, South Africa
Reviewed 13 July 2015

My partner and I enjoyed an overnight stay at this wonderful establishment. Booking was simple and efficient, and our reception upon arrival gracious and hospitable. Benita is a marvelous hostess and always willing to go the extra mile. Our room was comfortable and had all the necessary amenities and more. Breakfast the next morning, delicious!! All round one of the...

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LumleysPlace, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this review

We are honoured to receive such a rave review. We deliver our daily task with guidance of our Father and we honor Him in all we do. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and that we delivered service excellence. we are humbled by your review and awesome referral .Yes we thrive to be the best family run b&b...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located and Scenic mountain views,safe village neighbourhood, warm hearted villagers, friendly capable staff.4-En-suites,hearty breakfasts, small garden, pool for lazy summer days. Honesty bar and fridge in lounge all guests, Private Shuttle services to golf estates, Boschenmeer,Pearl Valley,Stellenbosch,De Zalze,Devonavale,15min drive to Cullinary Capital Franschhoek, 12min to Stellenbosch. 40Min to Cape Town international and 30min to nearest beach.Close to Wine tastings, Solms-Delta,Tokara,DElair Graff, le Pommier, Zorgvliet, Molenvliet all internationally known wine and event venues.5Min from Franschhoek Motor museum,15min from Franschhoek cullinary capital of Western Cape.Family owned B&B in rural village Johannesdal, Pniel- rich slave history, hands on service from owners, mobile spa services,10min LE Bonheur crocodile farm. 20Min to Butterfly World Klapmuts as well as Paarl, 19min to Madiba,Nelson Mandela statue and historic Madiba jail home at Victor Verster. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lumley's Place

Address: 5 Lumley Avenue | Johannesdal, Pniel, Stellenbosch 7681, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch > Pniel
Price Range: $86 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lumley's Place 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“best views”
kylekunneke, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with a patio that overlooks the pool and the mountains”
cliffordius1, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 4 with Mountain view”
judy536, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms gorgeous depending on size (if that matters)”
coj87, 6 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the Blue Gecko room. . its right on the veranda above the pool. Just perfect!”
Lails_85, 3 Apr 2015 | Read review
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