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The Old Trading Post

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“garden room”(9 reviews)
“b b”(19 reviews)
“eco boat”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This property was clean and generally well equipped and the hosts were very helpful and easy to deal with. We enjoyed the private courtyard with outdoor braai facilities. The satellite TV is very limited.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So pleased we booked this gorgeous place.. enjoyed being in the rural backdrop of wilderness. Our room (the tin room) was comfortable, nice decor and good shower. We had the evening meal option on the first night and was so pleased, we were the only...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The room was beautiful and well equipped, but it wasn’t ready when we arrived, even though it was quite late. The gentleman who owned the place was not particularly apologetic when things went wrong (beds not made up, no soap in the bathroom, no WiFi)...More

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Response from Mikeraub, Owner at The Old Trading PostResponded 4 weeks ago

In Response to Zahava, I am sorry that the service did not meet your expectations because, if you read other reviews, most refer to us as super friendly hosts. To set the record straight: Our cottage has a double bed in the bedroom, with bunk...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is a great place to stay if you are looking for a peaceful and quiet getaway. It was comfortable in all aspects with a lovely breakfast served. It is a little out of town, which lends to it's country atmosphere, but not the right...More

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Response from Mikeraub, Owner at The Old Trading PostResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Carolyn for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Beautiful house, had our own private lounge, well located if you want to do hikes and walks etc and a 10 min drive from the main area (where the restaurants are). Excellent hosts. Wish we had more to time to spend and hang out there.

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Response from Mikeraub, Owner at The Old Trading PostResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Debbie, we are glad you enjoyed your stay!

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Pool
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Price range
US$75 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$75 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Room & Suite (21)
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"the unit with kitchenette, bedroom with double bed, 2 bunk beds in main room was best for us. Small..."
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"garden room is on its own so nice and quiet. straletzia room and tin room are also apart from the main house..."
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"Choose Lara's Room if you want to stay in the Main building. Suites in the grounds good for families or..."
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"Outdoor rooms offer self-catering facilities"
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