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De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit in June 2018. The staff had our happiness front and centre for the entire visit - turndown service, room snacks and recommendations for the area delivered daily. The property itself is exceptional, with an exceptional vineyard to wander through....More

Thank juliansahhar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last weekend my family and I went to Riversdale for the rugby. Most of the accommodation was already taken but lo an behold we stumbled upon this beautiful place with a very kind, friendly and helpful management and staff. On our arrival our cottage was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed for one night, came from Bellville for rugby at one of the local High Schools. They met all our special requirements, very accommodating and friendly, lovely and relaxed although very professional.

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Thank ChristellevanRensb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Will be difficult to recommend guidelines as i am happy with service cleanliness, staff friendliness, Sleep Quality and Room was wonderful. Well managed and i will definitely stay over again when the opportunity lends it self.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the 2 bedroom garden cottage. The rooms were clean but VERY basic. The bedding is not the thick down duvets i had expected form a "boutique hotel" we had marked sheets on our beds which was really awful ! The bath towels were...More

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Response from ChefChrisPeppas, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

I wish to thank you kindly for your participation within the TripAdvisor community. I was most disappointed to read your review - especially since that none of your critiques were brought to my attention (although I made a point of engaging you from check in...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Laundry Service
Banquet Room
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$55 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$55 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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"Do not take a road see room - too noisy although they are the larger better rooms"
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"Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
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"Do not choose either of the cottages!"
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"Our room fronting onto the stoop was spacious and quiet."
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