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Cecil John Rhodes Guest House

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The website cites a lovely tea garden with scrumptious homemade munchies...unfortunately what we in fact received was a cold and unpleasant welcome, informed that no "munchies" were available and then interrogated as to whether our Wi-Fi usage was in fact for business. Disappointing.More

Thank william w
Response from Melezaan, Owner at Cecil John Rhodes Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. I have investigated the matter and reprimanded the staff responsible. Our tea garden set up has changed and we now only do picnics, toasted sandwiches and breakfasts . Guests are more than welcome to use our wifi responsibly. We are...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Everything about the Hotel, from parking to the room, the staff and the food was simply amazing. This was a home away from home. I was welcomed with open arms, I will go back the again. As an MD I know what I want and...More

Thank Matshediso M
Response from Melezaan, Owner at Cecil John Rhodes Guest HouseResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for the lovely review. It is heartwarming to hear all these things we strive towards. We would love to have you back.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

The room was an average room. We were not told it had no shower and it had a smallish slipper bath and we could not change for a room with a shower. The bed creaked everytime you turned The aircon was either malfunctioning because it...More

Thank amandagrobler7
Response from Melezaan, Owner at Cecil John Rhodes Guest HouseResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for the review. Is was nice to have you and Heinrich with us. We were fully booked and the only available room had a Victorian style bath. Unfortunately when you changed your booking date, the guest house was already full, so we could...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Sick of staying in the usual soul-less modern hotel room, we opted for a guest house on this occasion and were glad we did. Our two rooms were far from identical in this quaint heritage home and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The beds were...More

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Thank Eric L
Response from Melezaan, Owner at Cecil John Rhodes Guest HouseResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words. We honestly get so much joy out of reviews like this. We love our old house and is makes it so much nicer when our guests like it too.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We found the rooms to be comfortable and large. They have a lovely garden. As we were leaving early the following morning, we had our breakfast at 7am. The service was prompt and the breakfast was very tasty.

Thank AnnKzn
Response from Melezaan, Owner at Cecil John Rhodes Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. We appreciate the kind words.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$93 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$93 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Air Condition works perfect, Safe for valuables, Tea garden"
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"Ask if you prefer a shower instead of bathroom when booking"
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"Request a room at the back of the house away from the busy main road."
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"All rooms are spacious and charming."
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