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The Spotted Grunter Resort

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average8%
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  • Terrible4%
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“night's rest”(2 reviews)
“hot water”(3 reviews)
“the river”(10 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Give it a miss. Disgusting town and resort. The Grunter appears to be run by imbeciles, with arrogant and cheeky owner/ management. Considered leaving a night early but what the hell, stayed and tried to make the best of it. Lucky not to catch something,...More

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Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded yesterday

Good day 957tripper Thank you for your review. As the owner of this establishment I cannot disagree with you more. We took over this resort 18 months ago and have spent a great deal of time, money and effort in making the resort the destination...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights during the sardine run, July 2017 (booked through Aliwal Dive Center). Brilliant experience, by the way! Very happy with the accommodation and onsite food (and bar). Place is right on the river, so direct boat access every morning. Port St...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

visited from 17th till 20th December 2017 with family and friends. staff and owner were very pleasant and helpful. rooms are neat and apartments are fully fitted. its a quiet and peaceful getaway for friends and family

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I stayed there during sardine run time so the place was full of friendly divers from all over the world. Staff very efficient, beers were cold and food very good and varied. Rooms are clean and kept tidy but hot water was only warm and...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Neat, very warm, staff is efficient and friendly. Price reasonably well. It's no 5star but you will enjoy a good night's rest. The view however is of 5 star quality, a fishing lake with boats and ducks wondering about.

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"facing river views"
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"Chose a room away from the main road where traffic noise can get loud"
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"Don't stay in room 1-10,"
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"Rustic relaxing romantic river views from rooms"
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