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The Beautiful South Guest House

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Our house is a thatched jewel, centrally located but quiet, right in the heart of the university area. Surrounded by old trees and flowers, you find it with a dreamy garden and a big pool.
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport Transportation
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Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

High security risk to stay here, if you don’t have much to lose, light traveller ok. Rooms look ok. I’ve checked Out quicker then In. Also people floating in-front of main gate begging with room keys left in Post Box 👀 Not secure parking ......More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 877aubreyh
Response from TBSGH, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 5 days ago

Absolutely ridiculous! There was one non-white lady loitering across the road from the entrance and she scared you away- I was there. We have CCTV and a secure premises, with electric fencing around the property. In 10 years there's been only 1 security incident and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I primarily booked this guesthouse for its location which was perfect as we were visiting our Daughter who is studying at the UNI . TBS was absolutely lovely spent 4 very nice days there , a special Thanks to my fellow Tea loving friend “Jenny”...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 399sandye
Response from TBSGH, Manager at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thanks so much for your sweet review. Your room was the only one with a bath & only a hand-held shower, but we have plans to change that. Looking forward to welcoming you again, and just ask us for "no bath" next time (which...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

This guesthouse is centrally located in Stellenbosch, only a 10-15 minutes walk from the center and close to the main routes to various vineyards. My husband & I stayed in the main house, the suite. It was wonderful! It has a separate room so if...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Avery J
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Bras’s place is clean cozy and well located. Bras is full of info and good vibes. Breakfast was rich and fresh. Gave us a map and showed us around. We had wonderful time. Very very recommended !!! Enjoyed allot !! Thank you man !! You...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dan F
Response from TBSGH, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 1 September 2018

Thanks so much Dan F. We hope to you you two again sometime : ) Bryce & team TBS

Reviewed 19 June 2018

A very well located, cosy and pleasant Guesthouse, within walking distance to the university. Very friendly and professional staff who really make you feel at home. Rooms are big, very clean and comfortable. This, combined with great breakfast contributed to make my stay very enjoyable.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank JKaninda07
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"Do not get a room by the pool and the compound exit as these are very vulnerable to opportunistic theft"
14 Mar. 2018
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"All the rooms looked awesome. Ask for the honey moon suite if its available."
10 May 2017
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"Number 8 is a small room for a couple...nice, quiet, and steps to the pool..."
6 Mar. 2016
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"Some ground floor rooms"
13 Feb. 2016
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USD 63 - USD 126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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