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De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
Pool
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Very nice boutique style. We stayed there one night passing through and can advise it, because they serve a lovely dinner and have thrir own wine. Lovely house, nice garden. Too cold for the pool unfortunately

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We booked a luxury room months in advance, however on arrival we were advised that we'd been 'upgraded' to a cottage, which was across the road from the main building down a small badly light lane. The cottage could have been nice, but was rather...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We returned once again to De Doornkraal expecting the same high standards that we had experienced many times in the past. The management has changed and this has had a detrimental effect on Dr Doornkraal. The staff are still delivering the same high standards but...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Riversdale was a bit of a surprise, not much about the town but a good place to explore from. De Doornkraal is a hidden beauty, greeted and taken to our detached cottage across the road, very quaint and comfortable., lovely bathroom and living area and...More

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Thank GrahameC53
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night, the welcome was warm and the bedroom, with lounge and en suite attatched was beautiful and clean and comfortable but so cold! We had a tiny heater but it was fighting a losing battle in such a huge space. We sat...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$102 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (76)
Room & Suite (43)
Dining (38)
Pool & Beach (6)
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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"Dont waste time. Look elsewhere!"
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"Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
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"Do not choose either of the cottages!"
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"Our room fronting onto the stoop was spacious and quiet."
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