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Lord Milner Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lord milner”(205 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A trip to Matjiesfontein is refreshingly different to elsewhere. The ambiance, history and hospitality makes the visit all the more worthwhile. My son loves going there with his avid interest in history and says when is the next visit?More

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Thank Richard D
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Richard, Thank you for such a kind review and glad to hear how much your son enjoys the history of the town. If you haven't had a chance to do the self-guided historic tour of Matjiesfontein on Voicemap, then definitely something your son will...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great stay! ENJOYED THE TIME AT THE VENUE. Facilities at the bar and TV Room was outstanding as well as the service whlle we were watching the Moto GP as well as the World Cup Soccer final! The rooms were neat and well maintained.More

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Thank kerriehey
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kerrie, What a kind review and thank you for sharing your experience with us. It is always lovely to receive such positive feedback from guests and we look forward seeing you in Matjies again in the near future. Kind regards, Werner Smit General Manager...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful stay at the Lord Milner hotel, staff are very friendly and the surrounding gardens etc are stunning! A place to relax and unwind in historical beauty, and wonderfully entertainment by Johny on the bus trip!More

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Thank Jeanni A
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Jeanni, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and for sharing the fact that you got to relax and enjoyed old Johnny's entertainment. We sure look forward seeing you back again in Matjies! Kind regards, Werner Smit General Manager The Lord Milner Hotel...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

A long journey, with a stop over for lunch in this quaint town. The hotel offers lunch as well as the pub - but as we were travelling with kids, we weren't allowed in the pub. The table of eight stuck to orders of either...More

Thank Cathy S
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Cathy, Thank you for your kind review on your stay with us. It is lovely to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and that you experienced our usual warm Karoo hospitality. We look forward welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Loved this village and hotel so much. We only stayed one night but the hospitality and service received was excellent. We would return any day and will bring friends and family with. It feels like you are stepping back on time. And there is surprisingly...More

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Thank Nadine B
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Nadine, Thank you very much for your kind review and glad you experienced our warm Karoo hospitality. I am sure your friends and family will enjoy their stay with us next time as much as you did and we look forward welcoming you back...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 124 - USD 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 124 - USD 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (363)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (4)
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waltjan2015
31 March 2016|
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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM | Property representative |
Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that falls... More
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waltjan2015
31 March 2016|
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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM | Property representative |
Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that... More
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"We stayed in room 15 (lovely, over-looking back of the hotel) - a note that the en-suite bathroom is down..."
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"Rather stay somewhere else."
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"Ask about internet. Beware of step getting out of bath. The floor is lower than the bath bottom."
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"Garden rooms are a bit sparse. Better to book those in the main building; a little more expensive but worth..."
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