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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for a overnight stay after crossing Baviaans. Calm Village to spend a night. The Old Jail has a interesting history and is managed by the couple Karen and Oleg. We rented a room in the former Farmstall. The Beds are very comfortable! Breakfast...More

Thank DMB500
Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased to hear you enjoyed Willowmore our small farming town in the Karoo.You actually stayed in Farmers Suite 1 in the Old Stables-- there used to be horses there in the late 1880's up until the 1920's or thereabouts, we believe. Yes that...More

Reviewed 1 February 2018

The old jail is beautiful like a museum with a nice swimmingpool and a beautiful garden. The owners are verry friendly and the service and breakfast is very good. Willomore we didn't like it so much it is very small and only 1 restaurant which...More

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Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Sonja, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We do agree with you Willowmore is really a very small Karoo town-- mostly an active farming community that lives and frequents here. They shop their groceries here, they...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018

The Old Jail fully lived up to our expectations. The owners are to be congratulated on creating a first rate destination from what must have been a daunting task at the outset. The facilities are first class and we will certainly recommend the venue to...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Karen and Oleg have created a warm and welcoming place in The Old Jail! The Hospital Room was very comfortable, breakfasts really good and our hosts so helpful and interesting about the history and the area. The swimming pool in the old Exercise Yard is...More

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Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Bob and Sue, you where most welcome and we truly enjoyed your company and are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much! You are the 1st guests ever who booked our Old Jail for a run of 4 nights....More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Wonderful accommodation in sleepy Willowmore. We experienced real Karoo hospitality from hosts Karen and Oleg. The Old Jail has nice clean and well appointed rooms. The pool was perfect after a long day in the car. Breakfast was delicious and set us off on the...More

Thank Andrew M
Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 10 January 2018

Dear Andrew... we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed our little Karoo town Willowmore and the accommodation as well as the facilities & breakfast at our Old Jail. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best wishes, Karen & Oleg

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