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Hammanskraal, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

On visiting an Hotel, as a pose to a guest house one is conditioned to expect the mechanical professional vs the country hospitality. Golden Gate managed to do both. Very professional staff with a warm heart veld welcome. Friendly, courteous, helpful and yet very professional. Every thing one could expect from a 3 star hotel. As a walk in guest,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our accommodation at the Golden Gate Hotel was all that we expected it to be. The views from the restaurant and almost every single room are terrific. The room was decent and we had all we needed for a very good nights' sleep.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the Golden Gate Hotel for two nights was overall a pleasant experience. I was there for a friends wedding - the wedding reception was at the hotel. The setting is fabulous surrounded by mountains and lush fields and the hotel is well set-up with the charm of a hotel that is neither too large or small. Breakfasts are...

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Hillcrest, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not stay in the hotel, but did have a breakfast in the hotel after staying overnight in the Highland retreat. There was no buffet available as we were midweek out of season, but service from off the a-la-carte menu was quick. We had to creect what was served and what was on the menu, but this was without any...

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Thank irishmike60
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We visited the National Park and were mesmerised by the setting. We visited the hotel and were welcomed by friendly staff. The hotel restaurant is modern and trendy. Staff are friendly and service is good. Hotel location is excellent - you feel like you are in the mountains!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at the self catering chalets. it was perfectly clean, white linen and they have all the necessities you need from kitchen. they also have a braai area. They provided us with a map to drive around the park. It was a beautiful drive, animals and the mountains. The mountains are so beautiful,one of the best views...

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Thank silindilec
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Excellent accommodation and surroundings --- beautiful nature and waking trails --- Golden Gate Mountains and valleys a must visit on any bucket list! For the whole family and single persons --- Always a pleasure to revisit this beautiful Eastern Free State Country-area!

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Thank DEWET G
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Whilst staying in Claren's we took a drive to the Golden Gate Hotel for a light lunch. Service was good and efficient - did not have to wait long after we ordered. I had a toasted sandwich with salad, hubby had the fish and chips - food was good.

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Howick, South Africa
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stopped off here for breakfast whilst driving around the Park super breakfast and stunning views Plenty of servers to assist you with the choice that you order from the menu. Overall would recommend to anyone travelling in the area.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We decided to spend a week at this Sanpark resort after scouting for last minute accommodation in Clarens.Located about 17 km from the village of Clarens , the chalets matchup to first class standards.All the chalets are extremely well equipped and maintained-there are daily cleaning services with towel changes and even sheets are changed on a regular basis. Each chalet...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Golden Gate Hotel

Address: Golden Gate National Park, Clarens 9707, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Free State > Clarens
Price Range: $106 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Gate Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Avoid ground floor rooms - too noisy at times as some are close to the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles sudeshanr, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You have to choose the room on the side of the Golden Gate. The view is awesome and it is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles , 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room facing the main road. awesome view”
 of 5 bubbles 762sunshine01, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps try the hotel rooms as the chalets are not value for money”
 of 5 bubbles EddiePake, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I would stay in hotel portion again but not chalet unless you can control the smokers who stink them up.”
 of 5 bubbles mandyelise2015, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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