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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This lovely hotel is perfect for exploring stellenbosch. It is within safe walking distance of the many shops and restaurants but far enough away to be quiet and relaxing at night. The rooms are quaint with slightly mismatched furniture but this adds to the homely feel of the hotel. The staff are all excellent and always helpful. Returning after a...

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Bucks
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely location and really quaint authentic old style hotel. Having had a swim once we'd arrived, we managed to book into a local restaurant for our evening meal. Walking back ,I was looking forward to a relaxing coffee and brandy. Only to find lights out and bar shut an hour earlier at 9pm! What international hotel shuts it's bar at...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ok this hotel is of the main road very peaceful and very well run by some very nice ladies who seem to do everything the food and service is some of the best we have had on our trip We would recommend to up grade the room from standard to deluxe or above The town is small walk away with...

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London
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful boutique hotel in the centre of Stellenbosch, yet quietly located to allow you to fully relax. Rooms were well decorated and really comfortable. The staff were really helpful and friendly. Short walk to main street with all its restaurants and cafes. Two nice pools with lots of space for lounging. Highly recommend if you are in Stellenbosch for a...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a little gem Within very easy walking distance of the charming little town. Huge very comfortable room with huge bathroom, great shower. lovely balcony, Delicous breakfast with friendly expert service. Beautiful buildings & gardens with 2 swimming pools. Lots to do around the area so wish that we stayed for a week!

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Surrey, England.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights and really enjoyed our stay. It is on a quiet tree lined avenue within easy walking distance of Dorp Street, Church Street and the rest of the town. Our spacious room had good quiet AC and wifi. Breakfast under the trees by the pool was very nice. There needs to be more loungers by the...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room had a good view over the garden and the mountains. Everything in the room was clean and well maintained. Everything worked and the wifi was fast and free. We had a big double bed, the area was very quiet and sleep quality was excellent. There was a massive balcony area attached to our room with sofas looking over...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel was booked by my travel agent for two nights on our tour of the Garden Route. Having previously read comments on Trip Advisor, we were looking forward to our stay. We were underwhelmed by our experience. The town is a delight on a sunny day and ideal for touring vineyards (Surely one tour is enough?) But there was...

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Thank Alan B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

So nice, cosy and beautiful place to stay in Stellenbosch. We spent 5 days and truly enjoyed. Staff was really friendly, smily and helpful. Loved them all! The hotel is in walking distance from the old Stellenbosch center and there's enough parking places. Breakfast was excellent.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We were booked in for two nights as we were travelling on to the Kruger. We could not have stayed at a more inviting and friendly accommodation. On entering our room it was as of we were taken back in time in a good way. Breakfast on the patio by the swimming pool a complete delight and the level if...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
River Manor is nestled in the heart of Stellenboch and the Western Cape Winelands. Set across from the Eerste River, in a peaceful avenue of Oak trees, just a short stroll from the village centre, with its museums, street cafés, and galleries, allowing guests to delight in a truly unique Stellenbosch experience.Elegantly furnished in a Contemporary Colonial Style, with personal service and attention to detail - the, wrap-around verandas, two swimming pools, a Studio Spa and secluded gardens, exude an atmosphere of luxury and privacy allowing for relaxation and comfort. A light and seasonal menu is offered at “Taste” enjoyed in the shade of the garden or in the Conservatory, complimented by a charming “Garden Bar”.Stylish rooms combine the conveniences of home with superior comforts, fruit details, bathrobes, Port and Sherry trays and evening turndowns, an experience of a bygone era. Not forgetting necessary modern conveniences of minibars, in room safes, tea and coffee trays, Wifi, overhead ceiling fans and air-conditioning.After leisurely poolside breakfasts, guests may enjoy guided Wine Tours departing daily from River Manor, or take a self drive through the majestic countryside to nearby golf courses, Franschhoek, Cape Town or Hermanus - to return to the sunny terrace to view a beautiful African sunset. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: 6 The Avenue, Stellenbosch 7602, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $183 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Up grade for bigger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles SurreyDeedee, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get to the bar before it closes at 9pm!!”
 of 5 bubbles ukcoupleBucks, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Up grade your room”
 of 5 bubbles Bignige53, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 11 was great!”
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“Stay elsewhere!”
 of 5 bubbles HeleneS780, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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