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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 Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Overnight stop on way to Game Reserve. Gem of a place. Beautiful rooms food excellent and Host/Owner couldn't do enough for his guests. Had rooms beside very quiet road off main road through Riversdale which is a very quiet place just off main road on...More

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 27 December 2016

What a pleasant surprise! We could never have imagined such a wonderful place to stay in Riversdale. We drove past Riversdale on numerous occasions without even thinking we should stay over. After our pleasant surprise we will stay over at the De Doorns Historic House...More

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Thank leonb70
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Our first stay & hope fully not our last. Our room was large & extremely comfortable. Our dinner in the evening was a fabulous surprise, you certainly do not expect this very high standard of cooking in a small town like Riversdale, plus the service...More

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Thank Anlin
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A charming hotel in a sleepy, rural location. Surrounded by stunning countryside this is a traditional, historic building with a pretty garden and veggie patch, which provides fresh produce to the restaurant. The main star though is the food, we had an amazing meal prepared...More

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Thank Alison_Sanda
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a very unenexpected stay in a glorious location Our cottage was fabulous and the meals were even better Our host Christopher was charming and an exceptionally good chef Nothing was too much trouble

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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
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Price range
USD 106 - USD 162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 106 - USD 162 (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)
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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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