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Bredasdorp
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Beautiful room and lovely decor. Soft bed. We stayed in the apartments and easily accessible to restuarants and botanical garden. Ginger cakes was lovely with coffee in the morning. We were welcomed warmly

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 June 2016

A friendly reception, beautiful rooms and walking distance to everything in Stellenbosch. This guesthouse has everything plus a really good breakfast. Business or pleasure - I have stayed here for both. A great guesthouse!

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This is my accommodation of choice when visiting Stellenbosch. All the staff are very pleasant. Room was upgraded which was an unexpected surprise. Room had all the comforts on a chilly winter evening. Location is absolutely perfect for good restaurants in the town. All in all a most pleasant stay and I hope to visit again soon.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed for one night on 6 June 2016. This establishment is really recommended. The room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was superb. I stayed in the loft room number 7. The breakfast is buffet and has a menu for cooked items. I ordered French toast, camenbert and caramelised onions. An absolute taste sensation.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 31 May 2016

An elegant and hospitable guest house, with friendly and helpful service. The warm crackling fire in the dining room and the delicious array of breakfast dishes gets one off to a good start for the day, especially on a cold and rainy morning

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Annemien, General Manager at Bonne Esperance, responded to this review

Dear pretoej Thank you for your lovely review and for highlighting our strong points. We hope to welcome you in the near future again! Kind regards Annemien

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stayed in the Studio Apartment for 4 days and a week later in the main guesthouse for 2 nights. Beautiful buildings, well kept and clean, lovely gardens, friendly and helpful staff, lovely breakfast (not just your ordinary). Highly recommended.

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Annemien, General Manager at Bonne Esperance, responded to this review

Dear trudav Thank you for your glowing review, it was lovely to host you! Kind regards Annemien

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 14 May 2016

It was a very pleasant stay in this small but very nice bed&breakfast hotel. The Bonne Esperance is well located in the nice city of Stellenbosch. All restaurants, the botanic garden, etc are reachable by walking. The breakfast was very good, as good as the service and the room. The very kind staff allways had good ideas what to do...

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Annemien, General Manager at Bonne Esperance, responded to this review

Dear HeinzBa Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are delighted that you enjoyed our friendly and helpful team. Kind regards Annemien

Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 May 2016

I recently booked 2 rooms at Bonne Esperance. It was a very pleasant stay. Very friendly staff , very nice , comfortable and clean rooms. Nice breakfast. It is very centrally located in Stellenbosch. I will definitely be back soon.

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Dear Albert K Thank you for the lovely review. We pride ourselves in our handmade hospitality and we are delighted that you enjoyed your experience at Bonne Esperance Guest House. We will see you soon! Kind regards Annemien

Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay. Staff very nice and room comfortable. Breakfast was good and coffee by the fireplace is perfect way to start the day. Would definitely stay again. Great value. The walk to Church Street is only a few minutes with plenty to look at along the way.

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Dear stevenbkk Thank you for your fantastic review. Thank you for highlighting our perfect location! Kind regards Annemien

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Enjoyed a lovely weekend break at Bonne Esperance. The staff were friendly and welcoming and made me feel at home. Location was ideal, it was an easy walk to various places of interest. I would definitely recommend it!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bonne Esperance is a charming Victorian Villa with wrap-around veranda, cast-iron moldings and corner-turret. The villa was originally built in 1901. The house retained the same charm and ambiance of that era but with the added luxuries of the modern age. Our 15 comfortable en suite Guest Rooms are lovingly decorated and include air-conditioning, hospitality tray, mini-bar fridge, wireless internet access, hairdryer and safe. Enjoy breakfast au Provence in our breakfast room or outside on the veranda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bonne Esperance

Address: 17 Van Riebeeck Street | Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $99 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bonne Esperance 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Perhaps at the back, facing the swimming pool. Unfortunately mine was at the front, on th ground floor, right next to the parking !”
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