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Riverside Guest Lodge

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tree house”(15 reviews)
“welcome drink”(19 reviews)
“great deck”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed yesterday

From the moment we arrived Riverside Lodge exceeded our expectations. We were immediately invited to join the charming guest house owners on the deck for drinks and nibbles at 6pm. This happened each evening and all the guests could chat with the owners and learn...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our hosts Elza and Albert gave us a wonderful and informative welcome to a very comfortable and well furnished room. A complementary Happy Hour with nibbles and top ups then followed, when we got to know our hosts and fellow guests much better...this was the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This accommodation is beautiful with a large deck overlooking the river perfectly oriented for the sunset. You feel like in the middle of the bush while you are at walking distance from the city center. We really enjoyed this place and Albert and Elza, the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I could award 10 stars I would!! It's easily one of the nicest places I have ever stayed. The hosts Albert & Elza have thought of EVERYTHING one could possibly want, plus taking the time to answer our numerous questions and give advice about...More

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Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the huge compliments Sarah! We agree, the lodge is perfectly located in the centre of Oudtshoorn on the banks of the Grobbelaars river and overlooking the Swartberg mountains. The restaurants are first class, the attractions excellent and it indeed warrants a stop...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice stay at the cottage,it is beautiful decorated.The owner and his wife were very kind and very helpfull. They also do some wine tasting at 6 with the other guests. If you ask them they book a good restaurant for you. We love to...More

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Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the compliments Paulus and we're delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us! We enjoyed hosting you and would love to do so again! Kind regards Albert & Elza

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$98 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$98 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (29)
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"Rooms in the main house have most character but the lodges are atmospheric"
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"Choose the tree house room."
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"no opinion, as our room was excellent"
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"take the treetop rooms they are beautiful. The inside rooms are more "english neatly""
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