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Quiet Mountain Country House

hf9 Magaliesberg, Hekpoort 1790 South Africa
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Finchattum wrote a review Oct 2020
Johannesburg, South Africa92 contributions11 helpful votes
Quite mountain is just what it is , a delight to be in the Highveld with views of ancient mountains and ample walking trails, while the summer clouds billow high above you and cool down the heat . Birdwatchers Haven if your a twitcher , if you enjoy your food then this is for you , home grown salads and ingredients , onsite heard of dairy cows for fresh milk and luxurious cream , silver service dinners and hearty farm breakfasts . The style of the venue is somewhat eclectic as are the owners , superb staff backing them up with effortless and happy faces . I’ll be recommending them to all know . I wish them well as our tourists industry struggles along .
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
James L wrote a review Dec 2019
johannesburg61 contributions24 helpful votes
My wife and I took a two day break here. It is not a typical hotel - e.g. no miniature bottles of grooming aids in the bathroom, no TV or radio (for that you have to go to the Games room, which sports a full size billiards table!) and no tea making facilities - for tea or coffee, you call, they bring, at any time. The website mentions Internet access but it was not brought to our attention. Cell phone reception is poor in the buildings but is accessible outdoors. The grounds are beautiful and quite unexpected for this part of Gauteng and our suite was furnished with good quality, old fashioned furniture, dating approx 1950's era or earlier. The food (three course meals) was good and well prepared with a good menu variety. As mentioned by others, this is a small dairy farm and the cream is unbelievable - it has to be scooped as it is too thick to be poured. They make their own butter and yoghurt as well. Breakfast (English, not Continental) was standard fare but well prepared. All in all a relaxing and quality venue but our Suite (#7) is relatively isolated and it would certainly be easy to break into. Security has become such an issue in SA these days that one cannot take it for granted any more.
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Date of stay: December 2019
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: All rooms appear to be good. The Lodge is very quiet - it is in the country, after all.
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JohnJen27 wrote a review Jul 2019
41 contributions5 helpful votes
Quiet Mountain is one of our favourite destinations. John and Terence host the most amazing country house. The rooms and suites are of a high standard and the food is absolutely sublime. If you haven’t visited Quiet Mountain you are certainly missing an experience. No children under 12.
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Date of stay: July 2019
Sleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled on business
Room Tip: Suites the best
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Jeris Fasser wrote a review May 2019
Sandton, South Africa19 contributions4 helpful votes
Frequented over the last ten years, this getaway place - just approximately 1 hour from Jhb - is at every visit a reminder of how empty our lives may have been if we had never discovered it. Peace, beauty, food. What more is needed for a battery restore.
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
1952Nancy wrote a review Feb 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa3 contributions1 helpful vote
It’s like entering another world! The rooms are exquisite, sparkling clean and the owner has thought of everything to make your stay comfortable - from supplying umbrellas, torch, mosquito repellent, candles, heaters, hairdryer, fudge to Dove soap! Views of the mountains and fields are breathtaking and the beautiful gardens, swimming pool and pond just make one want to get out to spend time with nature again! Then there is the stunning library and lounge retreat and don’t forget the TV and games room! I had the best night sleep in ages on a gigantic king-size bed and the early morning coffee was to die for! Breakfast was sublime - if you get the opportunity, try the poached eggs Royale - two perfectly poached eggs on a bed of smoked salmon, delicious! Perfect home-made bread - butter, yogurt and butter comes from their own dairy farm! Dinner was another culinary experience - I had the mouth watering Scottish Salmon! John, the host, is the heart and soul of the operation and could not do enough for us. If you want good, old-fashioned service, then Quiet Mountain is all you could ever wish for and more!
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Date of stay: February 2019
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Room Tip: No 5 has its own private lounge and sunny patio!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Quiet Mountain Country House
Which popular attractions are close to Quiet Mountain Country House?
Nearby attractions include Saddle Creek Adventures (5.8 km), Shooting Fun (0.5 km), and Mud And Dust Paintball (4.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Quiet Mountain Country House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Quiet Mountain Country House?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Quiet Mountain Country House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Quiet Mountain Country House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Esther's Country Lodge, Wickedfood Earth Farm to Fork Picnics, and Sweet Thyme Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Quiet Mountain Country House?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Quiet Mountain Country House have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.