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The Tree of Idleness Guest House

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 months; responded to an advertisement advertising R3000pm rental for a bedroom and bathroom unit kitchen; but after I paid the first month's rental and deposit, I was informed of many more charges. The R3000 falsely advertised was the rate for a 3 month rental rate, their monthly rate was more than R3500pm. On top of this...

1Thank Emile F
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The service was just excellent, the staff were so welcoming to us as guests. I got value for my money and will definitely recommend it to anyone I speak to. I wish every guest house was on point as this one. Big thumbs up. Keep up the good service delivery.

Thank Terabyt D
Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I loved my stay at the Tree of Idleness, my room was clean, warm & cozy & I was given my space as I am a very private person with all my needs been met at the same time. I am a very fussy eater & I found the food to be delicious & homely. The garden is beautiful &...

Thank belbinx
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The Tree of Idleness was my home away from home, in a tranquil setting, I relaxed into the natural feel of the venue without a worry in the world - all possible thanks to the helpful owner and both quintessential surrounds and amenities. A special thanks, considering my specific requests which were handled flawlessly.

Thank nathannisbet
Simon's Town, South Africa
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I was very concerned about my stay at this B&B considering my needs included being complicated by organising a party of 6 diverse people, specifically considering the previous mixed reviews. I was VERY pleasantly surprised at how the owner run facility went out their way to accommodate my needs. The rustic country style and old fashioned hospitality oozed from every...

1Thank gettothefarm
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Nothing like advertised in their brochure - it's a ramshackle dump, old, rundown, dirty & smells of old furniture & incense everywhere. The staff have no idea of guest relations - a helper/cleaner was scouring her heels right at the porch entrance to the rooms - eeeuuuww!!! Charging R580 per couple per night & then I was given the 'early...

2Thank Lynne V
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 December 2013

The Tree of Idleness gave me back my Soul. I escaped to this little piece of Heaven here during the Break-up of my Marriage. I found Peace, Solace, Whispering Trees, Birdsong and Care in this Green Paradise at extremely Low Rates. The Owner, a charming loving Hostess, stayed out of my face giving me the peace of feeling That I...

3Thank Michelle V
Reviewed 2 March 2013

Will never recommend it !!! These people are scammers !they have NO idea what is cleanliness. The food is shocking. Room service is appaling. Security non existent !!the staff is not qualified and very unfriendly. The owner is never around and ignore complaints!!

9Thank magnetox
Henley on Klip
Reviewed 2 August 2011

The Tree of Idleness Guest House is an amazing guesthouse in Henley on Klip. I was entranced by the abundant rich garden setting - wild and tame at the same time as well as the luxury of the en-suite chalets. The one we stayed in had an incredible fire place and private garden where I managed to sun tan nude....

6Thank heleniqueholmes

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Address: 1645 Windsor Avenue | Henley on Klip, Henley on Klip, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Henley on Klip
Number of rooms: 10

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