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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“his wife”(8 reviews)
“warm welcome”(12 reviews)
“lamb cutlets”(5 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewshis wifewarm welcomelamb cutletscape townhonesty barrooms are comfortablegreat hostshistorical buildingcold weatherhot water bottlesincredible foodtasty breakfastan evening mealon arrivalwill stay there againhalf wayfriendly owners
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The room was warm when we arrived and Mike was very friendly. However I was surprised that I was charge an additional R500 extra for 2 children below 3. It felt expensive for a stop over in Colesberg on our way to another destination. I...More

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Thank Desiree E
Response from The Barracks A, Owner at The BarracksResponded 3 days ago

Dear Desiree, We agree with you that one should be clear when making a booking. The booking was made online for two (2) adults, no mention was made of young children. The rate on the web and on the online system is for adults including...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn’t recommend this fantastic B&B any more! We stop here whenever passing through in order to break the long road journey to and from the coast. Mike & Annelie are amazing hosts and go above and beyond to make ones stay comfortable, more than...More

Thank Untamed B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is clean and very comfortable and the location was very convenient for me. Although it was cold I was made to be comfortable. I have not enjoy a good breakfast n a long time until I came to this place. I wouldn't mind...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good stay will see us again on our way to Western and EasternCape.. The barracks are well managed by competent , helpful and friendly people. Mike and his team looked well after us - gave good advice and info.

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Thank Anton_Lubbe
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Lovely comfortable accommodation. We arrived late in the day to a friendly welcome and a lovely warm room. We needed to park a long trailer and the owner went out of his way to accommodate us. Delicious dinner of lamb cutlets (best I have had...More

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Amenities
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
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Price range
US$65 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (53)
Dining (4)
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910Christine45
29 November 2015|
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Dear Christine, Thank you for your question - apologies for the late reply it seems like my previous responses did not go through (internet technology - eish!!) We are enclosed by High palisade fencing, which gets locked... More
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"The family room sleeps 4 and its to the back of the house and completely seperate and private to the rest of..."
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"We prefer the large family room which is pet friendly."
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"All the rooms have a little courtyard and own bathroom."
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"Pet friendly"
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