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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 August 2011

Found Fordoun by chance and lady luck was on our side. A beautiful dairy farm expertly converted into a stunning hotel in the heart of the Natal Midlands. And not only did the owner Jon retain the authentic 18th century buildings which now house the hotel, rooms and spa but many of the hotel staff were part of the dairy...

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London
Reviewed 25 July 2011

This place is great. We stumbled across it by accident but would recommend it for a bit of Olde Worlde charm especially because of it's Scottish heritage - an old farm nicely turned into a spa. Lovely chalet style rooms and stunning main house. Pity some of the spa staff weren't as friendly and welcoming as the rest of the...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 18 June 2011

My husband and I stayed at Fordoun for our 5-year anniversary and to get away from the city, where we could relax and unwind. There is absolutely nothing we can fault Fordoun for. We stayed for four nights and thought that we might get bored, but we were well entertained. The accommodation was beautiful, the setting was amazing, the spa...

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Bethlehem, South Africa
Reviewed 13 June 2011

I would not refer to myself as the regular Spa-hopper or crawler for that matter, but I have been to quite a number of these resorts before, both locally (South Africa) and abroad and Viva South Africa - Fordoun Spa deserves a mention amongst the top spas in the world. Wonderful to retreat to the country side - open air...

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Lodz, Poland
Reviewed 30 May 2011

The hotel is very expensive, but it`s worth to stop here and rest in exceptional atmosphere in the beautiful part of South Africa. The rooms are located in the one-storey wings and they have nice view for the meadows and courtyard. On the first look, they are like parts of the country farm. Our room was quite dark with old...

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Thank laserkid
Johannesburg
Reviewed 20 March 2011

Lovely setting and a brilliant spa. This is a good hotel in a great part of south africa. They do what must be done well, the service is efficient and friendly, with spacious rooms.

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Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 July 2010

This hotel is an absolute Gem. I arrived feeling extremely stressed but that was soon soaked and massaged away by the fabulous staff at the Spa. The meals were incredible and I have to say that the Duck was the best I have had outside the Far East, and I am still trying to convince the Chef to share his...

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Thank SureTravel24-7
Ireland
Reviewed 29 April 2010

My time at Fordoun was spent in the very capable hands of the exquisite staff of it's Spa and the equally professional and wonderful Zulu hospitality of the Restaurant staff. It was badly needed as I had just come out the end of a very stressful year and I can safely say that "if there is a better spa experience...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 February 2010

This was our second stay at the hotel. The setting is beautiful, the staff friendly, the hotel clean and the food very good. We would definitely stay at the hotel again. The hotel has a very large heated indoor swimming pool, which is part of a "spa". On our visit in 2009 I and the children used the swimming pool...

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france
Reviewed 5 March 2009

If you travel to the Midlands or the Drakensberg, make Fordoun spa and hotel a must stop for at least a couple of days. You will be thrilled by this calm and sophisticated little hotel and the comfortable rooms and kind wonderful happy staff, who make you feel welcome and secure. The owners Richard and John individually make their guests...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant

Address: Nottingham Road | R103, Nottingham Road 3280, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Nottingham Road
Price Range: R1 894 - R3 998 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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