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Ashbourne Country Escape

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great danes”(8 reviews)
“panorama route”(19 reviews)
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What's included
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Kitchenette
Free Wifi
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
Come - stay with us here at Ashbourne - and enjoy our beautifully comfy beds, our scrumptious breakfasts, and our stunning views stretching right across the lowveld to the hills deep within the Kruger National Park. Come - you will be so glad you did!
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Location and contact
Waterberry Road, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
38,2 km to Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport
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All reviewshoneymoon cottagegreat danespanorama routeinterior designerstone cottageoverlooking the mountainsattending a weddingunpaved roadkruger parkgreat bedself cateringbreakfasts were greatplunge poolgreat tipsthe main housewished we had stayed longerjumping off point
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Nice people, Rob and Dawne, and very helpful to plan your investigation of the surrounding areas. A cosy place with a lot of nice flowers and trees around. We were there in February, summerseason here with a lot of rain which makes the roads ful...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We (family of 4) stayed here earlier this month (Apr 18). Can't recommend it highly enough. Ashbourne itself is charming -a real labour of love. But it was the warm welcome (from Rob's A-grade daytrip tips to Dawn's assistance when an owl made an unexpected...More

Thank engelbaillie
Response from lwabi, Owner at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you Ana, for this lovely review. It was such a pleasure meeting you and yours, and I hope our lives cross again in the not too distant future. The owl taking up residents on the beam in your lounge reminded me of a Thelwill...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic one night stop over on the way to the Kruger park. We wished it could have been longer. It’s a a beautifully decorated oasis, perfectly positioned. The Rob was extremely helpful in helping plan our route up to the Kruger...More

Thank Lindy P
Response from lwabi, Owner at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Lindy Thank you so much for your wonderful review, and for taking the time to write it. It is always so nice when we have guests like yourselves who appreciate our beautiful place, and it makes all our hard work so worthwhile. We certainly...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018

We stayed at Ashbourne this March and had the most amazing time. Rob and his wife Dawn along with Erica met us and showed us around, the views were amazing, so we’re the rooms - we had a suite which we were not really expecting!...More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Stayed 3 nights while doing 2 days of safari at Kruger and exploring the Panorama Route. Everyone at Ashbourne was very friendly, especially Rob and Dawne, who went out of their way to make us feel welcome each day. The family cottage was very spacious...More

Thank llibera
Response from lwabi, Front Office Manager at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded 30 March 2018

Dear Ilibera Thank you so much for this wonderful review, and for taking the time to write it.....it makes all our hard work really worthwhile when it is appreciated. Having great guests, as yourselves, also makes it easy to go the extra mile. We certainly...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$111 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (197)
Room & Suite (75)
Dining (12)
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Jolie J
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Response from lwabi | Property representative |
Free wifi? Yes Regards Rob
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Response from TakenForARide | Reviewed this property |
SimonRHalifax hit the nail on the head. I would add that the Lowveld offers more than just Kruger (which gets a bit boring after the 1000th or so rooibok). Checking with Rob or Dawne at Ashbourne is a good idea. There are... More
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"Ask for a room with a mountain view, the sunsets are breathtaking!"
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"Family cottage and honeymoon cottage are great!"
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"All rooms are quiet and separate from each other"
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"Room on top of the breakfast room has a lovely view and patio"
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