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The Old Trading Post

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

We spent 5 nights here in the Cottage at the close of a month-long trip to South Africa. We figured we'd be tired, and just need a central base to chill out and explore these last few days. We also wanted a place where we...More

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Response from Mike and Harja R, Owner at The Old Trading PostResponded 23 November 2015

Thank you for your review and compliments. To clarify regarding mildew. Wilderness is situated centrally along the Garden Route, (the name derived from the lush forests and green vegetation in this scenic part of the country.) The lushness is because it is a all year...More

Reviewed 4 September 2015

We stayed in a twin room. It was clean & comfortable. Couldn't get wifi in our room & had to be in the main house to use it. The breakfast was delicious & plentiful with a good selection of both continental & hot options. The...More

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Response from Mike and Harja R, Owner at The Old Trading PostResponded 23 November 2015

Thank you for staying at The Old Trading Post, and thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 22 July 2015

What a wonderful place to spend a few days in one of South Africa's most beautiful towns. Being able to have our dogs with us added to our enjoyment. We had everything we needed in the cottage and wonderful breakfasts to top it off.

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

We spent one night at The Old Trading Post, much too short a stay! The house itself is beautiful, with a big front porch to sit and enjoy the afternoon. Our bedroom was cozy with a heated blanket (we visited in winter) and a big...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

My first visit at the Old Trading Post will definitely not be my last! :) The Guesthouse is pet-friendly and easily accessible from the N2. The property has a rich history in a tranquil setting with loads of peace and quiet, perfect for a weary...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$62 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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"the unit with kitchenette, bedroom with double bed, 2 bunk beds in main room was best for us. Small..."
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"garden room is on its own so nice and quiet. straletzia room and tin room are also apart from the main house..."
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"Choose Lara's Room if you want to stay in the Main building. Suites in the grounds good for families or..."
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"Outdoor rooms offer self-catering facilities"
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