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Coniston Guest House

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Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Ventershoek Street, Colesberg 9795, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We decided at the last minute to stop over on our way back from the coast and found Coniston Guest House on the web. We made a booking which suited our family of 6 in the variety of rooms and family units available and arrived...More

Thank Mike12345536
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I recently stayed over at the stunning Coniston guest house on my way to Johannesburg, and I was pleasantly surprised. Not expecting anything special, as it was just a one night stop over, I found myself disappointed that I was only staying for the night....More

Thank sabina2018
Reviewed 15 January 2018

If you're driving from Cape Town to Johannesburg or vice versa, a good stopover roughly half way is the historical little town of Colesberg. Coniston House is a quaint guest house in a heritage building, built in 1835, as what would have been a very...More

Thank TaraTurk1
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We spent a night at this beautiful Georgian guesthouse. It was interesting to hear about the history of Coniston from the current owner, Giles, who's ancestor built the place over two hundred years ago. If you like your South African history I highly recommend popping...More

Thank Matthew Taylor M
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stopped here for one night on our way home from Plett to Johannesburg and were given the Garden Suite. We were travelling with our 2 Golden Retrievers. The room was pleasant if somewhat old, but had most of what we needed. Just a few...More

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Non-Smoking Rooms
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South Africa > Northern Cape > Colesberg
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Michelle A
7 January 2018|
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Response from Michelle A |
Oops - the response was very helpful thank you - I accidentally pressed a “thumbs down” icon but that was a mistake! Sorry! Will be in touch. My travel plans have changed somewhat... thank you!
David B
22 October 2017|
Response from Coniston-Guest-House | Property representative |
Hi David, I'll give you a call now. Regards, Giles Southey Coniston Guest House
Room Tips
"Ask to stay in the main house (there are more guest rooms built at the back), to get the full ambience."
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"book in advance"
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"Rooms at the back are quiet and bigger"
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"very secure,relaxing, close to god restaurant,clean,historic"
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