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    The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

    268 Kowie Road, Bathurst 6166, South Africa
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    • Excellent46%
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    “the pub” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    I love antique furniture, love ambiance, enjoyed both at The Historic Pig and Whistle Inn. Delightful rooms, beautiful atmosphere. Good comfortable beds. Large bath/shower. The room had a huge window which was safe and quiet enough to leave open. I would definitely recommend a stop...More

    Thank 973joyh
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 8 November 2017

    Wow thank you for your 5 out of 5 evaluation. We really do try to nurture our 180 year old legacy while providing comfort and ambiance. We would of course encourage a few nights to allow you to explore the area. Waters Meeting, Bradshaws Mill,...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We celebrated a few birthdays this weekend past! And it was referred to as the best birthday ever! Personally I've been in Bathurst on a number of occasions and each time was memorable, however this time it was one of my personal top experiences. We...More

    Thank subertb
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 19 September 2017

    WOW we a Bathing in your wonderful feedback! Natalie and the team will be delighted with the comments about food accomodation and the general staff attitude. We look forward to your return visit. What about one of our popular village events, The Bathurst Agricultural Show,...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

    A great place to relax on a Saturday night with some drinks and good people. Also with a great atmosphere. There are pool tables if you feel like a game with your mates. And dart boards aswell. They host the occasional party.

    Thank Brandon V
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 8 August 2017

    Hi Brandon, Thank you for the wonderful evaluation. We do try to make the old Inn a "home from Home". We look forward to your return visit

    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    On our arrival we were met at 9pm by Tony,the barman. We immediately knew we going to be comfortable for the week at the Historic Pig and Whistle. It was like going back to 1832, the building steep in history with all this beautiful wooden...More

    Thank Joharney
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 10 July 2017

    What a great review, Tony will be chuffed. We like to believe our staff are our secret weapon. We do try really hard to keep the feel of the 184 year old Inn intact while providing a comfortable stay. Please join us again. We have...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    The tastiest meals in the area... whether you are keen on a lamb curry, a pot pie, a bobotie or only a burger....the food rocks with taste. And on top of it; you are visiting a very historic site.... well worth it!!More

    Thank Travelling_Kurt
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 16 April 2017

    Hi Kurt Wow we love the full house score! Our quaint village is full of wonderful historic and natural sites. We are privileged to offer farmers portions of up-market pub food to the travellers who find their way here. We look forward to your return...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$33 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Bathurst
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    "we didnt attempt to use wifi. Exhausted after a really long trip. Great comfortable beds. Big bath/shower..."
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