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Thatchings Guest House

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Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the privilege of staying at Thatchings Guest House in October 2018. What a lovely place, a very warm welcome on our arrival and the room was comfortable and cosy - very clean. Breakfast was superb with lots to choose from and cooked to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Leighvh1
Response from Trevor R, Owner at Thatchings Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Leigh. It was a pleasure hosting you and I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We look forward to hosting you again in the not so distant future. Kind regards, TREVOR

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The find of 2019, My partner & I were pleasantly surprised & delighted when Trevor our host took us to our room and showed us the soroundings. It was so well furnished and one could not ask for anything better, our room had all the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Gilinsky
Response from Trevor R, Owner at Thatchings Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Dear Lionel and Maureen, Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We really appreciate it and are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you both again in the not so distant future. All the best TREVOR...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beyond Beautiful. Excellent Hospitality. Oh so homely. Thank you so much for an awesome stay. Such a Pity we only spent one night at Thatchings. We will most definitely be back for a longer stay. The perfect getaway.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TessaJordaan
Response from Trevor R, Owner at Thatchings Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Dear Tessa, Thank you so much for the lovely comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting you soon. All the best. TREVOR and SUSAN

Reviewed 9 December 2018

Very easy to locate. Specious rooms, Generous breakfast. very clean rooms. Comfortable beds. Beautiful surroundings, with wild life game walking around. The attention to detail of the owners and staff was pleasantly surprising and unexpected. They took every problem personally and owned it, until it...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Trevor R, Owner at Thatchings Guest HouseResponded 12 December 2018

Thanks for the lovely review. We enjoyed hosting you and look forward to seeing you again in the not so distant future.

Reviewed 3 December 2018

To pay more than R 2500 per night for a honeymoon suite that is every sun standard, no shower water pressure and the tv is approx 30 meter from the bed, very poor room layout and old fashioned, I have paid less for more, lots...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
Thatchings is a 4 Star Guest House situated within a Trout and Game Estate and forms part of the Midlands Meander - South Africa's premier Arts and Crafts route.Thatchings lies in a beautiful setting of More ancient pine trees, rolling lawns, azalea shrubs and hydrangeas(stunning when in flower), and all overlooking a picturesque trot dam.With no fences to restrict them, impalas, zebras, wildebeest, eland and duikers frequently come onto the property which makes for an uplifting experience for guests.Thatchings offers a variety of en-suite accommodation, all under traditional African thatch, such as Bridal/Honeymoon Suite, Junior Suite, Family rooms, Twin rooms and double rooms.The rooms are tastefully furnished in country style and provided with electric blankets and heaters to ward off winter's chill, magazines, fresh flowers, TV and tea/coffee making facilities are provided to make guests stay comfortable.Thatchings is a quiet gentle place to ease mind, body and soul.Take a walk in the 300 hectare private game estate and you may well see zebras, black wildebeest, eland, red hartebeest, impalas, waterbuck, blesbuck, duiker, reed buck and monkeys to name a few of the resident animals. Abundant bird-life ensures that no walk is without seeing something of the fauna and flora of this beautiful region.Settle into the lounge with it's magical view or curl up at a roaring log fire in the guest lounge on those cold and misty days.Thatchings is perfectly situated for exploring the surrounding area with its wealth of experiences. There is easy access to the Drakensberg, Zulu and Boer War battlefields, golf courses and large dams for water sports just to name a few.An a la carte menu is available for dinner and a full English breakfast is included in the rate. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$109 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Nottingham Road
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$109 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Nottingham Road
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"The rooms might be warmer than the cottage. But some of them also didn't have hot water."
FleaF_12
25 Jul 2018
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"We had the honeymoon room which was large, but not extra special."
berylr2013
30 Nov 2016
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"Remember to order dinner if you would like to eat in - they only cook to order - it is well worth it! ..."
138terrif
25 Jul 2016
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"Room no 6 which is the family suite was awesome! It overlooked the dam and was in lovely serene surroundings."
SharonBrown2510
27 Jun 2016
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