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switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you enter the Vergelegen Guesthouse on the way to the Reception, you pass the courtyard with the bar and the restaurant (both open to the public) and the pool with lounge-chairs for some refreshing from the summer heat. There are a few rooms alongside the pool, but the more quiet and private ones are in some newer additions to...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vergelegen is a classy guest house with a very good restaurant. Perfect place to stay over on business and you can invite colleagues over for lunch or dinner. Rooms are spacious and modern. Staff are well trained and friendly.

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Jeffreys Bay
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed at Vergelegen for two nights. The units are in a row, very neat and clean rooms. There is a nice bar room where you can sit and have a drink and just relax, as well as outside tables where you can sit and relax at the swimming pool. If you looking for accommodation in Kakamas, I would say...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I suspect that Vergelegen is one of those places that surprises just about all of its guests as soon as they enter the guest house and experience what they have to offer. After long drives along the hot and dusty Karoo roads and often barren landscapes, it is a wonder to take in all that Vergelegen has to offer. From...

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Vergelegen, Owner at Vergelegen Guesthouse and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed and positive review. It is difficult to find words to really say thank you for the compliments. THANK YOU SO MUCH !! We shall use this as encouragement for the future and will definitely strive to keep up the standard. Looking forward to seeing you when visiting...

Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Very friendly and intent staff. Unexpected good dinner. Big and safe parking area. Nice bar with a good selection of Whisky, Brandy etc. Nice breakfast buffet and a big coffee machine with a lot of choice.

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Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were on our way camping when my boyfriend got sick and we decided to stop at the guesthouse. The people (especially Tahlitha) was so helpful, friendly and just made us feel at home. We end up staying 3 days and it was like staying in a oasis with the weather. We even got a Christmas Card from the staff...

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Haga Haga
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Not a place to be missed if you are in the area! Beautiful surroundings, beautiful rooms, delicious dinner and breakfast. Staff just great!! Overnight stay too short, two nights would have been good! A definite recommendation here!!! Loved the ducks, black swans and birds.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2017

There were 7 of us comprising of two families one of 4 and the other of 3. The staff were very friendly upon our arrival and during dinner time. Rooms were spotless, linen was clean and crisp. Dinner was superb and the service was excellent. It all fell apart at breakfast though, there were no staff members around to assist...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We turned up here on New Year's Eve without a booking on our way to Namibia. The staff could not have been more accommodating and welcoming. Vergelegen is beautiful with a little pond and ducks wandering around quacking quietly, a real oasis in an otherwise hot and dusty town. The room was excellent and very clean, with everything you could...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

With my family we stayed for 3 nights in this guesthouse, on our way to Namibia. Their rooms are beautiful and neat. My kids enjoyed playing in the swimming pool and they were even provided with water balls to play in the swimming pool. The food was excellent as we dined in the restaurant for all our dinners and breakfast...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vergelegen Guesthouse & Restaurant sits nestled in the Orange River Valley in a splendid farm setting on the outskirts of Kakamas. The Guesthouse is en-route to the Kalahari and Namibia, Namakwaland, and Richtersveld, as well as being located in the perfect place to visit a variety of attractions and activities. Vergelegen Guesthouse adds a personal and exclusive touch to each of its eighteen elegantly decorated and en suite rooms. All rooms come provided with linens, towels complimentary amenity kit, and are air conditioned. There are also coffee and tea making facilities, and a healthy breakfast is served. Outside guests can enjoy a braai in a quaint courtyard as well as the crystalline pool.The chef at Vergelegen Guesthouse can prepare meals for your enjoyment outside on the patio or by the fireplace or guests may enjoy intimate dining at the A La Carte restaurant on the premises, or choose to relax at the cocktail lounge and bar.Facilities are available for conferences of up to thirty people and catering is available for all occasions are available as well. A high level of personal attention is assured for the duration of your stay.Also on the premises is our coffee shop and deli where guests can procure a feast of dried and fresh fruit as well as local produce. Or guests can enjoy light lunches and homemade treats in the tea garden.The Vergelegen Guest house is a perfect base for travellers to Riemvasmaak hot spring, Augrabies National Park, and surrounding activities and attractions. It's also en-route to the Kalahari Gemsbok Park Richtersveld, Namibia, and Namaqualand.Close to the Vergelegen Guest house visitors can choose rafting trips in the Orange River Gorge, game viewing and night drives at Augrabies Falls National Park, horseback riding, historical sight seeing, vineyard and wine tours, and mountain biking to name a few. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vergelegen Guesthouse and Restaurant

Address: N14 Route | Northern Cape, South Africa, Kakamas 8870, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Northern Cape > Kakamas
Price Range: RM425 - RM479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vergelegen Guesthouse and Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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“The Rooms in the rear are new and quiet”
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  • Double room
  • Shower, sink and toilette
 of 5 bubbles 2abc, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms was excellent. Air conditioners were excellent. Room service very good and you get free water in your rooms every day.”
 of 5 bubbles naudealida9, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 19, very private.”
 of 5 bubbles 953cathyt, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 15 is very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles anko559, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are super. Also has a beautiful garden for children to run around and play, and great wifi for the business person.”
 of 5 bubbles freshtec, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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