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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

We were lucky enough to have our wedding at Florence, we celebrated for 4 days!!! Everything was just amazing, from the accommodation to the food, OH MY GOSH THE FOOD!!!! Ané and Nico were the best hosts, they made sure we had all we needed, but at the same time, we had privacy and the farm to ourselves.. Every single...

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Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We visited the vennue on Thursday for a planned wedding next year.Great location and great vennue.Excellant facilities.very unique rooms well decorated. We can recomend it to anyone.The new church are just fabulous ! Well done you have done a great job !

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AneSteinberg, Owner at Florence Guest Farm, responded to this review

Thanks, looking foreward to your wedding here!!!

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Florence Guest Farm is such a unique venue. We attended a wedding there and stayed over for one night in the tented camp. Although I am not the camping type, we were quite comfortable. We had electric blankets on our beds to ensure a warm night's sleep and the bathrooms we're comfortably close. I was surprised by the bathroom facilities....

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Springs, South Africa
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful and unique wedding venue. The boskerk is a place of beauty and a very special experience. The reception area is also very unique with its special farm style feel styling. The food served was by far the best I've had at a wedding or large function. The rooms were very clean and warm even though it was...

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 August 2014

While the accommodation was good, there were a few problems - not enough hot water for bathing, too many lights on outside, so room was very light and difficult for sleeping. Farm animals, in particular the geese and cock made lots of noise in the night - also confused with the brightness - must have thought it was morning, as...

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AneSteinberg, Owner at Florence Guest Farm, responded to this review

Hi, I am so sorry about your bad experience on our farm, however on a farm things are a bit different some times, love Ane.

Plymouth
Reviewed 30 January 2014

We stayed only one night in the newly built accommodation which adjoins the main house. The room was very well equipped with an excellent shower and the drink making facilities were very good as well. There is no air conditioning in the room but we did not find this a problem. Insect repellent was on hand to spray the room...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 August 2013

WE happened upon this sanctuary after a distressing incident at the Swaziland Border! We had booked a special two night treat at a private game reserve in Swaziland and were driving straight down from Pilannesberg National Park. At the Swazi border we discovered to our horror my wife's passport was missing and no amount of pleading and searching through our...

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Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Coming from st Lucia and on our way to Kruger we stayed a night on this beautifull farm. The owners have done everything possible to keep the rural atmosphere in tact. The cottage we stayed in was adorale ( bruidal suite). If we would mary again we would come here , have the ceremony in the forest and the party...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Visited Florence Guest Farm as a stopover on my way to the Kruger National Park area as part of a business trip on which my family accompanied me. Ideally situated along a rural highway outside a small town in the Lakes district of eastern South Africa, a nice days drive from Durban or half a day from Johannesburg. Lovely panoramic...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 November 2011

We spent one night at the Florence Guest Farm and it was truly amazing. The setting was just incredible looking out onto the lake. Ane and her husband Nico were amazing hosts, they made you feel right at home. A home cooked meal of babootjie was for supper in the evening. The cottage which we stayed in was just perfect....

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In the centre of the Lake District of Chrissiesmeer, high on the northern grass and wetlands of Mpumalanga, lies the beautiful farm - FLORENCE. The Sandstone and corrugated buildings create a Vintage Countryside Atmosphere. The Guest Farm is Ideally situated as a stopover from, and to Kwa-Zulu Natal, the warmer Kruger National Park and Swaziland. In addition international guests often make us their first or last overnight stop since we are only a three-hour drive from the Oliver Tambo Airport. We offer a Venue without comparison, in a 100 year old Sandstone Barn. Up to 250 guests can be accommodated. Weekend weddings are very popular at Florence. Come and see for yourself ! ... more   less 

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Address: Chrissiesmeer, 5km from Chrissiesmeer | On the 17, Direction Swaziland, Chrissiesmeer 2332, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Chrissiesmeer
Price Range: $77 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Florence Guest Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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