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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I did not like the stay. I arrived and the room was very hot and the aircon was not efficient enough to cool the room down .It did not work well all evening. The room was not very very nice , with three beds in [ one in front of the door ] the brerakfast was good and the room...

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Kathu, South Africa
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Positives: On the river with a nice wooden deck above the water's edge. Big lawn with swimming pool and braai area. Undercover parking - if you're there first Negatives: No one at reception (bell not working). When she eventually arrived she had to carry the room keys in her mouth as she was busy feeding a kitten. Poor quality coffee...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 11 September 2016

They rate themselves as a 4* establishment. Rubbish! My room was 2,5 by 2,5 metres, a 60x30cm cupboard and a hook on the wall for hanging clothes. Bathroom (shower, basin, toilet) had not a single shelf, even in the shower - just leave your toothbrush on the toilet seat. Breakfast was mediocre to poor. Insufficient parking. On the good side:...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We had an excellent overnight stay at Moonriver Guest House. Our room was fantastic and incredibly comfortable. It was an exceptionally cold night even for Upington and our room was equipped with enough blankets for us not to be cold.

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We were three couples arriving after a week camping in the Richtersveld. We looked forward to a nice hot shower. NONE of us had hot water, in the middle of winter! Amenities poor for a four star guesthouse. Bad coffee, no milk pods, no rusks, no body lotion, soap or shampoo. Kettle a mission to plug into a hidden socket....

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Bethlehem
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Want a good nights sleep in a pretty clean guesthouse? This is it! Warm welcoming friendly staff, lovely accommodation, beautiful view of the river! You can have an excellent dinner right here if you want . Parking is a bit of a problem. Otherwise an excellent choice!

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The guesthouse is centrally located in Upington. We stayed in the honeymoon suite which was exquisite. The bathroom was bigger than the bedroom, with an enormous Jacuzzi tub. Very romantic with a good bed and soft bedding. The pillows were very firm. The room offers coffee facilities and a bar fridge. The breakfast was very good and the views from...

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Friendly staff and they make you feel welcome. However parking is a big issue here.With place for only 4 x cars? My Room was neat - But there is such a beautiful river flowing by that you can hardly see through the window - If there was a sliding door out - It would have been awesome. I requested Breakfast...

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The room was excellent. The bathroom with the big bath was excellent. WE had a very nice breakfast. The view over the Orange River is excellent. The staff members, Bernard and Frank were excellent and very helpfull Frikkie and Soraja Windhoek

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Although our room and bathroom was nice and clean, the service was not was to be expected. Additional coffee and sugar had to be requested and there was no milk supplied. We ordered sauces and wine with our steaks only to be told they didn't have any. Had a gin out the mini bar that cost me R45.00 for a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For luxury accommodation out of this world we proudly give you Moonriver Guesthouse located on the romantic shores of the Orange River. Enjoy a glass of champagne while relaxing in an old Victorian bath and Jacuzzi or witness one of the most breathtaking sunsets from our stretched out wooden decks and feel like royalty even just for a day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moonriver Guest House

Address: 8 Murray Avenue, Upington 8800, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Northern Cape > Upington
Price Range: $110 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Moonriver Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Room No 2 has the Jacuzzi and you can at least see the river”
 of 5 bubbles ewertb, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 is unique”
 of 5 bubbles ronelo2016, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite has a glass window between the bedroom and bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles WendyvdbSA, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles Natalie01041962, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't believe what you see on the website.”
 of 5 bubbles hphphphp2015, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
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