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Crane's Nest Guesthouse @ 212

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 28 May 2016

comfortable and convenient but room needs attention - window blinds not functional, insufficient power points for cellphone charging etc. without disconnecting reading lamp. instructions re TV, internet code etc. not easily accessed. Staff helpful and friendly.

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I exchanged my room (which was outside) for my colleagues (which was inside). There is a difference. I prefer the outside room as there is more space; it's brighter & the bathroom is bigger; not to mention fresh air. The inside room was cramped, the bathroom tiny & the adjoining room with the kitchen was a strange set-up.

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Noosa, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Light globe not working, power socket non-functional, telephone not working, toilet seat loose,night keys not available for all, no duplicate keys for partner, front gate impossible to use (jammed shut), mould on breakfast muffin. However, the staff were polite and friendly, room was spotless and made up daily before lunchtime, breakfast was served promptly. The location of the guesthouse is... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2016

The Blue Crane luxury suite has everything such that if I were building my house again I would use it as a model for my en suite master bedroom, with its small TV lounge, large dressing room and spacious bathroom. Add to that the balcony view (this looks over the bird sanctuary - and yes there is no traffic noise)... More 

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Wales
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

We spent a lovely few days here and would not hesitate to come back. Rooms were spacious and pretty, breakfast was great, and I loved being able to sit out on the patio overlooking the garden and pool and read. There was also a very convenient restaurant at the end of the road, which we went to a few times.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

Near bus route, convinced location, clean linen, spacious rooms. The breakfast and accommodation was money well spend, will recommend this to any traveler no mater what your reason is business, leisure

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Johannesburg
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The guest house was very comfortable and spacious. We had everything that we needed and more. Being so close to the Bird Sanctuary is a definite plus point. The food was good and tasted nice. The light in the main bathroom however was not working and the reception did not answer calls after 9pm which was a little frustrating. But... More 

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

My boyfriend and i stayed there for 2 nights over the weekend was so peaceful and private exactly what we needed seen as we were spending majority of our weekend with the family. Breakfast was divine and we were spoilt for choice.Beautiful garden area with pool and bunnys and birds wish we could of spent more time outside enjoying it... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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6 reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I spent two nights at the Crane's Nest Guesthouse, working, and the place is just great. Amazing and cozy space, in one of the best areas of Pretoria. The backyard is lovely, an amazing place to spend some hours in the morning, relaxing. The service, the staff, the food, the room, everything was perfect. I hope to have another chance... More 

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Paris, France
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

quiet quarter ; nice room and terrace , attentive staff ,secure parking ; noisy bedroom ; not soundproof room ;smell of cooking ; near the kitchen :-( Early wake up Demander une chambre hors de la maison principale

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hospitality is second nature at Cranes Nest Guest House @ 212. We know the art of tranquil living and offer you this with the perfect surroundings. We have 8 beautiful en-suite bedrooms ranging from supreme rooms to standard rooms, all rooms have DSTV, wireless internet, air-conditioning, to name a few. We are situated close to the Brooklyn Mall and the Austin Roberts Bird Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crane's Nest Guesthouse @ 212

Address: 212 Boshoff Street | New Muckleneuk, Pretoria 0075, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
Price Range: $93 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crane's Nest Guesthouse @ 212 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Definitely inside the house, upstairs would be better I think”
 of 5 bubbles CaptPipers, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the garden!”
 of 5 bubbles k00sk0mbuis, 26 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Bring your bird books. there's a very nice Bird Sanctuary. Austin Robins bird sanctuary.”
 of 5 bubbles Elizna702, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I loved the Blue Crain Guest Room”
 of 5 bubbles esmeralda4444, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Choose the Blue Crane room, large, executive & spacious room.”
 of 5 bubbles 263R_r_r, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
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