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    Eight Bells Mountain Inn

    Robinson Pass on R328, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a great resort with beautiful comfortable rooms in attractive wooden cabins, great service, warm attitude, great views in a bosom of nature. The resort itself is thoroughly cultivated, including an ostrich lot. Excellent choice.

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 1 week ago

    The views expressed in your review is much appreciated. Thank you for staying with us, we look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I recently spent 3 nights at Eight Bells and had a wonderful stay. All the staff were very friendly and helpful , the food excellent and our poolside cottage very comfortable. We did the walk up to and around the border of...More

    Thank robinpatterson
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the three days spent at Eight Bells recently and found everything to your satisfaction. We always try to offer the best product possible and appreciate the feedback. We will certainly check on the missing signboards as we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We were pleasantly surprised. Everything - accommodation, food, location, staff, the view - was marvelous. Unfortunately, we had only one night there. Beautiful gardens and the walks in the nearby mountains. It is lovely place to stop.More

    Thank Lucy V
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for staying with us and for your review, it is much appreciated. It is very pleasing to hear that clients respond positively to the efforts made in ensuring that standards are consistently high. Your words will certainly encourage the staff to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Once we found it we were pleasantly surprised, accommodation was good and the food for breakfast, lunch and dinner was excellent. This was reasonably priced as we were there as spring was arriving but the weather was good. The hotel caters for all ages with...More

    Thank dmill10185
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying with us and for your kind words. We are pleased to hear that you found all aspects of our offering to your satisfaction and that you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    We stayed overnight here on our way along the garden route. It was a little like stepping back in time, to a different era, but all the facilities we expect today. Beautiful gardens, and scenery, and the food was good. However, the travel agents guide...More

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    Thank DianeM3010
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you for staying with us and for your review. Our traditional values combined with modern facilities makes us unique and is the reason that more than 65% of our guests are regulars. Some now visiting for more than forty years. I have contacted your...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Tennis Court
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    • Number of rooms
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    Sarah J
    2 August 2017|
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    Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
    Sorry, did not see this question and alert at the time. I am sure my staff was able to assist you with a list of the things to do at Eight Bells and our surrounding areas. I trust you enjoyed your stay.
    19 December 2016|
    Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
    Dear Carolien We do a Christmas Lunch with preference to our In-house guests but regrettably have been fully booked since the beginning of November 2016.
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    "We opted for a Swiss Cottage - quiet and lovely view."
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    "Best views would be from The Swiss Village which overlooks the valley and the forest."
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    "All of them have a cottagey feel. But very nice place rest"
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