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Lord Milner Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Matjiesfontein is a wonderful total experience. The hotel itself, the museum which is absolutely brilliant, the 10 minute bus tour and all the history. Wonderful oasis in the middle of the Karoo. Just go and take in the whole experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique experience and monument to South Africa’s Victorian history ; a very comfortable hotel with excellent facilities, and a great welcome with John’s 6.00pm historical tour an informative and entertaining highlight!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent a magical time at the Lord Milner. The building is stunning and beautifully renovated. The staff are all very friendly and welcoming without exception, reception, bell boy and restaurant. The restaurant was excellent. The Red Bus trip at 6pm with John...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed just one night but I was enchanted but the Lord Milner and the little 'town' of Matjiesfontein having not been there for more than 30 years! The hotel itself is a little frayed around the edges but has its own charm and the...More

Thank Sue B
Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sue, Thank you so much for your kind review and lovely to read that you were able to spot some of the typical Karoo-birds in the gardens. It seems like you had a great time with us after a long 30 years, so we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was blown away by The Lord Milner! Service was amazing, food delicious, luxurious rooms and beautiful grounds and setting. The swimming pool is a great size and very pretty. The hotel combines old-fashioned Colonial grandeur with contemporary luxury and I cannot rate it highly...More

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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM, General Manager at Lord Milner HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for sharing your Matjiesfontein experience with us. Glad you enjoyed the old-fashioned way we do things here, as this is what makes a stop over at The Lord Milner Hotel so special. We look forward to a longer stay next time...More

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US$139 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$139 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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waltjan2015
31 March 2016|
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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM | Property representative |
Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that falls... More
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waltjan2015
31 March 2016|
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Response from MatjiesfonteinGM | Property representative |
Dear Guest Thank you for your question. We do have free WiFi and this is available on our terrace in front of the hotel and in our small lounge at our reception area. We have a couple of rooms in the main hotel that... More
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"Our room ar the front had a wonderful balcony"
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"At the front with a balcony"
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"Rooms at the front of the hotel with their own verandah. Great view and access to cooling wind in the..."
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"as stated before only visited the Lord Milner Hotel for drinks"
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