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Bonne Esperance

Overview
17 Van Riebeeck Street Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great stay. The staff were so helpful before our arrival with making dinner reservations and suggesting wine tours. At the hotel, the upgraded us because it was our honeymoon. It is centrally located without being too loud. I would 100% recommend staying...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank empearse
Response from michellejU9172DU, Manager at Bonne EsperanceResponded 3 days ago

Dear Empearse, Thank you so much for the great review! We are truly glad that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us. We look forward to welcoming you back on your anniversary;)!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights to attend my daughter's graduation ceremony. The rooms were clean and tidy. The staff are extremely accommodating and allowed us early access to our room. The breakfasts are amazing. This establishment is highly recommended.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kevinstone84
Response from michellejU9172DU, Manager at Bonne EsperanceResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kevin, Thank you for the amazing review. It was a pleasure hosting you! We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Bonne Esperance was absolutely superb! The service is extremely friendly and the tips and tricks we received were spot on. Our room was beautiful (#5) with a marvelous view over the pool. Sitting on that same poolside, enjoying a glass of wine...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Discover65807863619
Response from michellejU9172DU, Manager at Bonne EsperanceResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Discover65807863619 Thank you for your fantastic review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room, number 5 is also my favourite! We look forward to welcome you back soon! Kind regards Lizzi

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very helpful staff. We followed their recommendations for wine estates and restaurants and they were all great. Breakfast very nice with tables in the garden. We will surely come back to Bonne Esperance!

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Trail66636212604
Response from michellejU9172DU, Manager at Bonne EsperanceResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Trail66636212604, Thank you for the great review. We are truly glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the recommended wine farms in Stellenbosch! We hope to welcome you back soon. Warm regards, Alet

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first night we had a too small “budget” room. The next morning the ladies of the reception offered us a wonderful quiet room almost twice as big.... A wonderful gesture. The rest of the days we enjoyd the chique hotel, perfect breakfast, garden and...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
Bonne Esperance is a charming Victorian Villa with wrap-around veranda, cast-iron moldings and corner-turret. The villa was originally built in 1901. The house retained the same charm and ambiance of that More era but with the added luxuries of the modern age. Our 15 comfortable en suite Guest Rooms are lovingly decorated and include air-conditioning, hospitality tray, mini-bar fridge, wireless internet access, hairdryer and safe. Enjoy breakfast au Provence in our breakfast room or outside on the veranda. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 97 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bonne Esperance Hotel Stellenbosch
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 97 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bonne Esperance Hotel Stellenbosch
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
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Room & Suite (44)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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SHIRNINA
23 December 2016|
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Response from Bonne_EsperanceGH | Property representative |
Dear Shirnina, The rate depends on the number of guests and the room type selected. If you send us your dates we can give you a quotation. Kind regards, Michelle
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"Rooms 14 and 15 are on the top floor overlooking the pool, very peaceful"
violetf2014
10 Apr. 2018
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"There are some downstairs rooms with doors onto the swimming pool area."
junel923
17 Nov. 2017
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"Above ground floor"
Martin5192
4 Oct. 2017
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"If you want a quieter room ask for one facing the inside garden and pool area."
travelbabe40
30 Aug. 2017
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