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15 17 d'Urban Row, Colesberg 9795 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Almost exactly halfway between Johannesburg and Cape Town, a home from home stopover with perfect hosts, lovely food and pet-friendly to boot. Rooms are comfortable, well appointed and clean and parking is secure. The owners will also bend over backwards to help with special requests...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't even get so far as staying at The Barracks - after 1 incredibly rude interaction with them I decided to cancel my booking!! How disappointing that people can be so discourteous and unaccommodating to prospective guests.Especially since the implementation of the Consumer Protection...More

Thank JustM759
Response from The Barracks A, Owner at The BarracksResponded 2 weeks ago

Justine, 1. Your booking was made via Expedia for Room Only @ R980 for the Room thus R490 pp pn 2. We received a confirmation email directly from our server stating that the unit is Room only 3. We replied on this and re-confirmed directly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely impeccably clean B&B. Great size room with bar fridge. Ideal stop over on our trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town. Quaint with many original fittings. Great towels. Large shower. Good breakfast. Very helpful host Mike. Walked to nearby restaurant for dinner. Enjoyed the beautiful...More

Thank GillM590
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a break of ten years and several unsuccessful attempts to book since, we finally got in again for the way to the Reef and the back-leg. We were greeted by Mike, allocated our spacious room and shown around the neat and tidy premises. And...More

Thank ulul2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Colesberg isn’t known as a place of historical interest, rather as a convenient stopover on the drive between Johannesburg and Cape Town but Mike would like to change this. His friendly B and B is a conversion of the original barracks for the British forces...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$54 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Northern Cape > Colesberg
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$54 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Northern Cape > Colesberg
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (53)
Dining (5)
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Questions & Answers
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910Christine45
29 November 2015|
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Response from Annalie K | Property representative |
Dear Christine, Thank you for your question - apologies for the late reply it seems like my previous responses did not go through (internet technology - eish!!) We are enclosed by High palisade fencing, which gets locked... More
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Room Tips
"The family room sleeps 4 and its to the back of the house and completely seperate and private to the rest..."
brigsh
15 May 2017
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"We prefer the large family room which is pet friendly."
ChristofL561
14 Feb 2017
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"All the rooms have a little courtyard and own bathroom."
lizcas2014
26 Sep 2016
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"Pet friendly"
PietieCapeTown
05 May 2016
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