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    Riversong Guest House

    14 Esme Road, Newlands 7700, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent81%
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    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    A wonderful experience from Isri and her team. Beautifully decorated rooms with all the luxuries we could hope for. The peace and quiet we experienced with the birds and the river waking us each day was wonderful.To see the mountain and the beautifull old trees...More

    Thank freddiePrinceAlbert
    Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House

    Thank you for taking time to write a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to hosting you again. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team.

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We needed a place to stay close to the start of Two Oceans couldnt have been in a better location for the start. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. The breakfast was nice but could do with some variation. The room was large, the bathroom...More

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    Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House

    Dear Candice Thank you for taking time to write a review. Much appreciated. We take all reviews to heart as this is the only way we can improve our offer and experience for our guests. The Shower hose has been replaced. Thank you for bringing...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Riversong Guesthouse is located perfectly in Newlands - it is close to Stadium, Cavendish Shopping centre and the start and finish of Two Oceans marathon. It is in quiet neighbourhood. It also has a lovely view of table mountain. Service is top class. Breakfast was...More

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    Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House

    Dear Duane Thank you so much for taking time to write a review. We enjoyed hosting you and hope to see you back soon. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Lovely, quaint guesthouse near the sports grounds and University. Central and convenient. Friendly service. and helpful staff. Well-appointed rooms with creature comforts and wifi. Good breakfasts. Limited parking available though.More

    Thank Desh951
    Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House

    Thank you for taking time to write a review. Much appreciated. Yes due to space, we only have 5 parking garages for 5 cars on a first come basis. 3 large garages and 2 smaller ones. Should a garage not be available on arrival one...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    We loved the view from the roof patio and the peacefulness and tranquility. The lock-up garages also an advantage. Very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfasts were excellent. Enjoyed the fact that our room had access to sit privately outside.More

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    Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House

    Thank you so much for taking time to write a review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We are blessed with a stunning view of the mountain. Soon The Mountain view and Floral rooms situated on the 1st floor will have...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
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    Room Tips
    "Go to their website and pick the room that you like."
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    "Ask for a room facing the mountain"
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    "Note that not all the rooms have a mountain view,"
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    "All rooms are good"
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