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Carryblaire River Retreat

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Overview
Road S1052 Vaal Eden, Vaal River, Parys 9585 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Conference Facilities
Free Internet
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely terrible. Very expensive for what you get. We booked for 3 single adults sharing a cottage and confirmed this a number of times. When we got there we were given a double bed in the room which they then separated and squeezed in another...More

Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My full review is under Afristay. I can just say that prospective visitors should think twice before booking at Carryblaire. It is not maintained, not clean, broken items in rooms,such as the wall heater, no electric blankets,geyser was not functional. Pool empty and unfenced, there...More

Thank Madeleine V
Reviewed 26 April 2018

“To secure your booking, a 50% deposit of the full invoiced amount requires within 24 hours of this email. The rest need to be paid 3 days before arrival.” With an extra hidden fee of R100 (the use of electricity, water, cutlery, plates) per day on...More

Thank Adriaan S
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We booked rooms in this retreat as we were attending a wedding nearby... The place is far from the mainroad on a very bad gravel road (takes about 45-60mins for 20kms) The rooms are old, smelly and dirty in both the bedroom (mostly the carpet)...More

1  Thank CB3789
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Spent an awsome 4 nights at Carryblaire for our 27th Wedding Anniversary. What a wonderful place. Upon arrival, in our unit, champagne, chocolates, Red Roses, and a rose petal heart on the bed. Of all the places we have spent our anniversary every year, we...More

1  Thank Anthony S
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Description
Only an hour's drive from JHB and nestled on the banks of the Vaal River near Parys, Carryblaire River Retreat embodies peace, tranquility and a sense of oneness with nature. With its own natural island and ...More being a registered bird sanctuary, the views offered at Carryblaire are breathtaking and some of the most beautiful in Africa. Drink in the beauty and serenity around you, and let us and nature do the rest... Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Location
South Africa > Free State > Parys
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Location
South Africa > Free State > Parys
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (2)
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