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Sondela Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Sondela is an elegant 1920's family home with 1970's updated bathrooms, lots of character, including the plumbing, electrics, Buddy the Jack Russell, Ron the owner and Prudence the manger / cook (both very friendly, welcoming and helpful). Good full English breakfast with proper coffee (albeit...More

Thank UJG
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Sondela must be one of the grandest houses in Bulawayo. Arriving you step into another age of colonial comfort and homeliness. Prudence and Rod made us so welcome and arranged an excellent dinner for 6 of us plus local friends who joined us for a...More

Thank ConcordeRoom
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I am glad I had a car break down in Bulawayo otherwise wouldn’t have found this beautiful place. Nestled in the leafy Suburbs area of Bulawayo and walking distance to city centre, I found this beautiful guest house, with charming interior decor and spacious rooms....More

Thank martin M
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We were very kindly welcomed with a homemade dinner which was amazing. One of the nights we stayed there, the guest house had a wedding in the garden, and it was quite an experience for us Northern Europeans. We were asked to join the wedding,...More

Thank Rwrstd
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Staying at Sondela was a great experience. We were lucky enough to spend a few nights at Sondela, and enjoy the hospitality of Rodney and Prudence. Prudence is the star of the establishment: she runs Sondela with such grace, a fantastic attitude and a great...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (7)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"All rooms are good and quiet"
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"Each room has it's special qualities"
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"Ask for the "honeymoon suite""
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"Some of the rooms don't have a separate bathroom, and are more suitable for families than for couples."
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