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De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cape town”(40 reviews)
“garden route”(46 reviews)
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Pool
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an experience of horrors. Having booked the Garden Cottage 11 months in advance we arrived on 8 February 2018 to find not only our rooms had not been aired & very musty & dark, but our deposit had been fraudently taken by the...More

Thank BabyWhim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has very good bedrooms and an absolutely huge lounge area. It is situated in a quiet location with pleasant gardens. The staff are helpful and friendly. I understand their chef manager left some time ago and they are struggling a bit to keep...More

Thank Blcheshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely colonial style Dutch hotel. Situated in quiet street. Big rooms with pretty gardens and pool. Very good breakfasts and dinner. Staff were so friendly and helpful.. Riversdale has very interesting museum and an old gaol where there is good coffee and cake,

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

We had a great stay and found the accomodation excellent and service superb. Justin especially was very good despite him only starting relatively recently. The only challenge was the food. You have a very complex menu for a small hotel and the chef struggled to...More

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Thank ants2018
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Beautiful SA architecture with huge, spacious rooms. And bathroomsin a quiet street, but close to town centre. Onsite restaurant with a quaint garden full of fresh herbs etc. Staff was friendly and professional.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
USD 104 - USD 159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 104 - USD 159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (76)
Room & Suite (43)
Dining (38)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Liz C
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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"Dont waste time. Look elsewhere!"
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"Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
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"Do not choose either of the cottages!"
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"Our room fronting onto the stoop was spacious and quiet."
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