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Riverbend Country House

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
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“sherry”(2 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This bed and breakfast is a stones throw away from a squatter camp. You need to drive right by the squatter camp in order to get there. There are people selling stuff on the side of the road. The road is badly lit for night...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This quaint old bed and breakfast was just the ticket! I needed some down-time, and this lovely lodging gave me just that. The manager on site also arranged a driver for errands and to the airport. Bear in mind, that while the literature might say...More

Thank bailey1560
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I had such a wonderful time on this trip. While my business in Johannesburg was sad (a funeral), I found the respite at Riverbend Country House to be just what I needed. The early morning birds singing and squawking, the beautiful garden, the lovely rooms....More

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Spent a relaxing and peaceful weekend at this beautiful Country House. The hosts Ollie and Barbara were very attentive and provided everything we needed. The rooms were clean and refreshing and I loved the sherry and chocolates we were welcomed with. The French door's, large...More

Thank JennyThomas5212
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The room was clean and nice. The place is nice and cool (peaceful). Had a comfortable sleep. The service offered was super no complaint about it. The most interesting thing about you lodge is that is away from town and its in the bush which...More

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US$53 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#30 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
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"All rooms are quiet with outside access, within a gated surround."
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"Each room forms part of the luscious garden and enjoys the twitter of the wide variety of birds."
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"Worst BnB Experience"
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