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Lord Milner Hotel

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Beautiful hotel stunning the pool is out of this world my only criticism was that 95 rand for a child’s breakfast is ridiculous but other than than a very memorable stay lovely stafff and don’t miss the bus trip!

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Sarah, Thank you so much for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and the big pool. A children's breakfast is R70. Looking forward seeing you back soonest. Kind regards, Werner Smit General Manager The Lord Milner Hotel Matjiesfontein

Reviewed 21 December 2017

On the evening of Tuesday, 5 December 2017, I and my wife went to Room 14 after an excellent dinner at the hotel. We showered before going to bed, and got a very strong drain stench when opening the hot water tap. At first I...More

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Rudolf, As mentioned to you and your wife the next morning at breakfast, it was the geyser giving problems and was sorted out the next morning. You may have forgotten to mention that our duty manager apologized the night and offered you another room....More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Amazing Hotel ! Highly recommend - so pretty + a pool makes it so worth it. Food was good and service was excellent - the museums are a bit lacking but the place is so cute it doesn’t matter - go and check it outMore

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review and it was lovely to have you with us. We are planning a small upgrade on our museums in 2018, but I am glad you otherwise enjoyed your stay with us. We certainly looking forward welcoming you...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

The Lord Milner Hotel does not cater for local rates & with sadness, neither for pensioners. There is a degree of arrogance in being able to charge whatever you want as the demand I assume is always there. 2 Plain sandwiches was charged at R109!!More

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you very much for your review. I am truly sorry if you feel our rates and food prices may be expensive. We do regular checks on prices and food costs to determine our prices and being out in the Karoo can sometimes push prices...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

My husband and I recently visited Matjiesfontein. We stayed in one of the luxury rooms. Our highlight was sitting in front of the hotel after dinner and having wine while enjoying the Karoo night skies. It was a perfect evening. Bus trip and drinks in...More

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Liesl, Thank you very much for your kind review. It is always great to hear such wonderful feedback and that guests like yourself thoroughly enjoyed themselves. I agree, in summer the big swimming pool is must visit. We look forward seeing you again in...More

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waltjan2015
31 March 2016|
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Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that falls... More
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Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that... More
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"Our room ar the front had a wonderful balcony"
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"Rooms at the front of the hotel with their own verandah. Great view and access to cooling wind in the..."
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"as stated before only visited the Lord Milner Hotel for drinks"
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