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African Thatch Garden Cottage

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11 Aug 2008
“Excellent gateway to Swaziland”
28 Apr 2008
“Lovely B & B close to the Swaziland border”
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Reviewed 11 August 2008

I arrived at the African Thatch Garden Cottage after nearly 13 hours of driving. Owner, Heidi, had kept track of our timing that day and was ready with a warm greeting and a hot meal. The cottage itself is great. Heidi has a wonderful attention...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2008

Very comfortable, well equipped and spotless B & B accommodation in a pictueresque rondavel. Set in beautiful and secure surroundings. The breakfasts were excellent and I can wholeheartedly recommend the evening meal. Heidi is a charming and very helpful hostess. Excellent value for money.

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Reviewed 7 November 2007

We had the pleasure of staying at the African Thatch Rondavel which is on a farm in Piet Retief in Mpumalanga South Africa. It was an adventure. The accomodation was sportless clean and designed with old world- south african antique wood furniture. The bedding was...More

2  Thank Jagluiperd
Reviewed 13 August 2007

How lucky we were to find this gem in South Africa! We were driving from Johannesburg to Phinda Private Game Reserve and needed to find a location to overnight. Looking at our map of South Africa, Piet Retief seemed like a good place to stop,...More

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African Thatch Garden Cottage is a private cottage in a beautiful garden, on a working farm with a view of maize fields and Swaziland hills in the distance. It is located between Piet Retief and Pongola (Mpumalanga, SA) just off the N2. This establishment is a Bed and Breakfast but does offer Dinner on request. Come and enjoy a peaceful night or two in our African Thatch Garden Cottage and experience true South African hospitality in our beautiful, secure surroundings.
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