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Rutland House Bed & Breakfast

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All reviewsb borchard roomcoffee tea makertwo single bedscraighall parkhome away from homesouth africarestaurants in walking distancefresh fruitplace to stayleafy suburbloved our stayquiet neighborhoodwonderful weekendgardens are beautifulrooms are comfortablebreakfast was included
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Delia and Gretta were very welcoming hosts! My husband and I were on our honeymoon and really enjoyed our stay. We had our own patio entrance which was lovely and our room had quite a homey feel. Delia was very helpful with ideas of what...More

Thank Mrs_KLS18
Response from rutlandhouse, Owner at Rutland House Bed & BreakfastResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you so much for your super review. It was a pleasure meeting you both and so easy to pop you into the car to go to Rosebank Market to fill your time on your last day. No trouble at all. All the very best...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Thank you Delia from Rutland House for a wonderful weekend. Our suite was so comfortable with every ammenity imaginable. This pretty B and B is centrally located and so easy to get to without travelling on busy roads, a big plus in Jhb! Breakfasts were...More

Thank Mandy S
Response from rutlandhouse, Owner at Rutland House Bed & BreakfastResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you Mandy, for the lovely review. The breakfast conversations were hilarious and everyone got on so well even though you had all just met. That is what I love best about the B&B business. I look forward to your next promised visit. Till then,...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

When you need a homely, quiet, safe and supportive spot to relax, enjoy the gardens, delicious breakfasts and warmth of Delia and the staff, then Rutland House ticks the boxes. Just the ideal place for our final days in South Africa. We were totally supported...More

Thank travlyn2017
Response from rutlandhouse, Owner at Rutland House Bed & BreakfastResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you so much for your super review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay and i enjoyed our conversations. I hope you make it back to South Africa again and stay longer at Rutland House. Wishing you all the very best Delia

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This guest house was my first stop in Africa, and was a prelude to a two week safari I was about to undertake. I don't know which I found most charming when I walked through the gate after a grueling 24 hour journey from Montreal,...More

Thank majordon666
Response from rutlandhouse, Owner at Rutland House Bed & BreakfastResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review Don. It was a pleasure to have you to stay and as promised I expect to see you next year with your friends for a return visit. I hope you have a super trip to the Okavango Delta and...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

First and foremost, everyone was very hospitable and accommodating. Rutland house is situated in a nice, safe, quiet neighborhood. However, there isn't a whole lot within walking distance so you'll need to plan to either have a car or call cabs/Uber if you want to...More

1  Thank Matisham
Response from rutlandhouse, Owner at Rutland House Bed & BreakfastResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind comments. You were here in a really cold snap and all the rooms have heaters and electric blankets so you should have only felt cold when you were outside. You are correct to state that Rutland House...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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US$89 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Price range
US$89 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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James K
8 August 2017|
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Dear James, Yes indeed you do have a reservation booked by Compass Odyssey for 4 rooms for 17 May 18. At Rutland House Not only is Compass Odyssey a reputable company, they are a terrific tour operator. Darren leaves no... More
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