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Chur, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rose and Larry were wonderful hosts and we spent a great (although short) time here! Lots of inputs for travel, restaurants and nice chats in the stunning garden. Are you looking for a lovely spot in Montagu, then look no further - here it is!

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The owners were so very friendly and helpful to us, they booked us in around the corner at the Kookermans kitchen and it was delicious. Good location for some wine farms and the Avalon springs. If I had to nit pick our room didn't have a tv but we had free roam of the lounge tv and played chess. Lovely...

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

lovely house with two letting rooms in Montagu,a lovely,if sleepy,town surrounded by mountain views.Our room was well presented with everything a guest could wish for and the hosts were very friendly and helpful with advice on the area.There is a large,mature garden with seating in parts and a smal pool. The guest house is ideally placed just minutes from bars,restaurants...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I spent a night at this B@B in the beautiful and delightful town of Montagu. I loved everything about it. The rooms are so tastefully decorated with warm wood and splashes of burnt red - a pleasant change from the "all white" in so many establishments. The attention to detail is noticeable in the comfort and welcoming feel immediately evident...

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Thank Minkley
Durbanville
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I believe that this B&B / guesthouse represents most of what one looks for in a B&B of a modern SA village or town: centrally located in a quiet, safe street within a minute’s walk of most local attractions and amenities such as restaurants, impeccable offering at the B&B and the most gracious, welcoming and well-informed hosts. My wife and...

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Thank Johan S
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent!!! Lovely place with outstanding hospitality, friendly service, it was a lovely experience!!! Thank you The Secret Garden!!! We Loved the garden and amazing views. Go and experience it for yourself in Montiqu !!!

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Thank 364carlil
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent two delightful days at this lovely guesthouse in Montagu. The Secret Garden is exactly that - the garden opens up several times to reveal tranquility and peace, right in the middle of town. The breakfast was lovely - and you could gather your own eggs for breakfast if you wanted to. Larry and Rosa are...

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Thank Reinette W
London
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We had a pleasant stay at this house with a couple of letting rooms in a very attractive street in Montagu.Our hosts went out of their way to be friendly and helpful,booking a restaurant for dinner after a stressful journey!We had breakfast there,which comes at a modest price but it would have been easy to pop around the corner to...

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Thank BabyBelLondon
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely couple of days with Larry and Rosa who were both very sweet and accommodating. Will definitely come back here if we are in the area. Peaceful and tranquil with a beautiful garden area for relaxing. Kind and allowed us our own space.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We had the room front right, which was fine,very clean and nicely furnished.The house dates from 1863 and is full of character( see our bath!) The garden is surprisingly large with a pool and quiet spots to sit. I would certainly return

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in the centre of an historic town, within walking distance of restaurants, pubs and museums. The house was built in the 19th century, and is furnished with antique and tasteful furniture, and has a large and beautiful garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Secret Garden Guesthouse

Address: 12 Church St., Montagu 6720, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Montagu
Price Range: $67 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The larger room has access issues for the elderly,infirm,very young children”
 of 5 bubbles recordable, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We booked the Queen room which was worth paying extra for!”
 of 5 bubbles BabyBelLondon, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“Definitely book the loft room - it was amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles Kirst_VZ, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Only 2 rooms. So do book in advance !”
 of 5 bubbles karolpi, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Loft was beautifully decorated and very private”
 of 5 bubbles Patty452, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
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