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    The Old Jail

    15 Blignaut Street, Willowmore 6445, South Africa
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    • Excellent82%
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    “hospital room” (13 reviews)
    “one night” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    An overall amazing experience-friendly and warm welcome,interesting facts about the jail,beautiful garden and restoration. A must if you like sleeping over in a "different"tipe of guesthouse. Hope to return soon

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    Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you Marinta for your wonderful review.. we do hope to see you again soon in our different and unique establishment..especially once spring and summer is in full swing! Until then... best wishes..Karen & Oleg

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    Great reception, service and sending of when we left. Hospital room definitely the room of choice. We were the only guests in the "jail" but were treated like royalty. We can definitely recommend it as one of our favourite guest houses in Willowmore.

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    1  Thank Henk T
    Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 29 August 2017

    Dear Henk... we surely hope to see you fit and healthy back in our Hospital Room when your travels take you through Willowmore again. Until then...best wishes...

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    Julie and Dawie are amazing how they maintain this lovely inspired restored jail. The owners' restoration is imaginative and unique, expert and artistic. I loved the whole place and I felt pampered by the staff (Julie and her helpers) as Julie cared for us so...More

    1  Thank meatjie
    Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 1 June 2017

    What a lovely review! Thank you Meatjie.. we will definitely love to have you back and in the meantime we will give Julie and Dawie a big pat on the shoulder! It is always lovely to hear when our staff is going that extra mile...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    Peace and tranquility await you at The Old Jail in Willowmore. We were welcomed by Julie and husband Dawie, who make a great management team, telling us interesting details about the various rooms in the jail. We stayed in the Hospital Suite. The ensuite room...More

    1  Thank SeanCapeTown
    Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 5 May 2017

    Dear Sean.. we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed our Hospital Room as much as you did. It is great to hear Dawie and Julie tried their best to make you feel welcome and you were well looked after..Thank you for your great review,...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    something really special. A jail sentence with absolute charm. The staff was extremely efficient, helpful and efficient. No complaints on that score. The tranquillity must be heard to be believed. The perfect getaway or overnight stop away from it all.

    1  Thank 2VistasCT
    Response from Karen v, Owner at The Old JailResponded 12 April 2017

    Dear Klaus & Monique... so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.. we wish you safe travels back home and hope to see you again in the future!

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    • US$93 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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