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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The Batavia is located in a side street in the centre of town. The attention to detail and customer focussed service was quite exceptional. We were particularly delighted by the hand written / coloured weather forecast left by the bedside at night! The furnishings are mainly antique (think opulence meets quirkiness) but for us this added to the impact and...

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Thank you for taking the time to review Batavia Boutique Hotel mleytonsmith. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were given a warm welcome at the Batavia the staff were very attentive at all times. Beautiful intimate & exquisite hotel and the attention to detail exceptional. Located in the centre of Stellenbosch town which made it perfect to walk around and take in the local area. Would not hesitate to highly recommend The Batavia and should we ever...

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Hi Marion. Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback and by doing so, helping us be the best we can be. Cheers!

Rawsonville
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I went to this Hotel the other day, to do an enquiry and also offer our services. This is when the owner elderly blond woman came out. The way she approached me, the manner she spoke to me and her attitude utterly rude cow behaviour. If I new this was the way she spoke to people I would never have...

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Neil B, Manager at Batavia Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guestgU3986SA. It is unfortunate that you did not have a pleasant experience when you tried to sell your shuttle service to the owner of Batavia Boutique Hotel, in this case, without an appointment. Batavia has always valued long standing business relationships with service providers of excellence and hence, we have dealt over many years, with another service provider due...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Arrived in the wonderful hotel. The reception was great and treated to a homely slice of cake and coffee. The rooms are interesting and luxurious. The team work hard to make your stay pleasant and cater for all needs. The hotel facilities are accessible and it felt as if you were being treated as very special guests and all requests...

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Neil B, Manager at Batavia Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back in future.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It's a quirky little place but it really hit all the right notes. The staff was attentive and friendly. The common areas are cozy. Snacks are out all day for noshing. The continental breakfast is really high quality. There is an "honor bar" for sundowners. There are coffee and tea provided in the guest rooms. The bathroom had all the...

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Malalane, South Africa
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I spent one night at Batavia Boutique Hotel and had a very comfortable stay. Breakfast was excellent and the staff extremely helpful and friendly. The Hotel is clean, well appointed, conveniently positioned and comfortable. We would go back.

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Neil B, Manager at Batavia Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Farmer214. Thank you for your feedback and making the effort to write a review. Feedback like yours help us to be the best we can be! Look forward to welcoming you back in future.

Dundalk, Ireland
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Cant fault the hotel. Excellent service from start to finish. Hotel décor isn't to everyone's taste, but the rooms are amazing. very clean and well maintained. hotel in walking distance from bars and resturants

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Neil B, Manager at Batavia Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and helping us be the best we can be. We take your comments to heart and appreciate the time you took to give us the feedback.

Horsham
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Great welcome at reception and even though we were very early we were able to check in quickly - after a welcome cuppa. The hotel is fitted out in an Art Deco style and full of interesting nik naks. Bedroom / bathroom combined was strange at first but ok once we got used to it. Breakfast was continental plus some...

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Thank you all for a wonderful stay at your amazing boutique hotel. The attention to detail is impressive and the staff are super nice. A great location too. Stellenbosch is a pretty town with high quality restaurants, bars and coffee shops.

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Had a wonderful stay at Batavia. The location is great with easy access to restaurants, the staff is incredibly accommodating and welcoming, and the rooms are beautifully decorated. I couldn't have asked for more!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within 50 meters walk from the historic Dorp Street and village center of Stellenbosch, our award-winning boutique hotel (Best Boutique Hotel 2005, 2006, 2007 – AA Accommodation Awards; Hall of Fame 2008, 2009) offers luxurious comfort, intimate, tailor-made hospitality and is ideally located to explore the Stellenbosch village life on foot. If it is a centrally located, intimate, boutique hotel with first class service you are looking for, look no further. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Batavia Boutique Hotel

Address: 12 Louw Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $240 - $321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Batavia Boutique Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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