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The African Cottage and Rondawel

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Matilda was very sweet and kind. Her cooking was delicious. The room was rustic and we enjoyed the peace and quiet. The beautiful 500 year old Oak Tree was lovely to wake up on the balcony. Must see is the Maleny Botanical Gardens and Bird...More

1  Thank Julie C
Response from Matilda S, Owner at The African Cottage and RondawelResponded 28 April 2018

A pleasure Julie! We know you will be back. Take care!

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved our time here we were in the Rondawel Cottage lovely big comfortable rooms peaceful,beautiful outlook .Our kids loved it here and having Tiger (big beautiful cat) made our sons extra happy. The food the hosts the atmosphere absolutely awesome we will be back...More

1  Thank Korina72
Response from Matilda S, Owner at The African Cottage and RondawelResponded 14 April 2018

Bless you Karina! We loved having you here. And Tiger loved the kids! We would love to welcome you back here. And we’ll cook you another delicious meal! Take care.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Sitting on the deck uder the amazing 500 year old tree by candlelight, eating the absolutley delicious meals prepared onsite and delivered to our cottage was perfect. The cottage was a convenient base to discover the surrounding areas and a lovely, peaceful place to relax...More

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Response from Matilda S, Owner at The African Cottage and RondawelResponded 11 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed Trisha. Because that is what it is all about here - to totally relax and unwind. We hope to see you back here soon! And I won’t forget about your dinner again!

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stayed here just a night but had a good time. There are 3 cottages and we had the Rondawel. It is fairly spacious and is well done up in an African theme. We ordered some snacks and dinner and the food was not only...More

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Response from Matilda S, Owner at The African Cottage and RondawelResponded 6 March 2018

Tiger the cat (he is fat because guests keep feeding him!) will always find his way onto someone’s lap! Thank you for looking after him while we were away! Glad you liked the food - Suzy does it well. I will investigate the bath products...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

This is a delightful establishment on the main road between Maleny and Momtville. We had the 3 bedroomed cottage, which was very spacious and comfortable. The decorations were authentic,and added to the South African atmosphere. The beds were comfortable and the showers were adequate. The...More

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"500 year old Oak Tree is lovely"
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"The outlook from the Cape Cottage of the enormous tree was really lovely."
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