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    Morning Glory Cottages

    Gelykfontein Farm, R58 | Gariep Dam, Venterstad 9798, South Africa
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    2017/10/29 2017/10/30
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    • Excellent81%
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    “morning glory” (54 reviews)
    “gariep dam” (11 reviews)
    “the cottages” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The hostesses made us feel very welcome. Beautiful peaceful surroundings made our stay very relaxing. Very good quality meals served by an outstanding chef. We can highly recommend Morning Glory Cottages for a pleasant stayMore

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    Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Coris, Thank you for the great review, we enjoyed having you stay with us for 2 nights and sharing our part of the Karoo with you. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we will see you again when you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This little gem in the Karroo is well worth a visit. Wonderful welcome , well organised room and a fabulous dinner - what more could anyone ask for. The bird life is also well worth a visit to this delightful working farm .More

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    Response from Marene W, Manager at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Ian, Thank you for taking the time to write this beautiful review, it was great having both of you here on the farm and catching up again. I am glad you enjoyed our bird life which sometimes give us some great surprises. We hope...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We enjoyed our stay very very much! Such a friendly team!!! They go the extra mile! We will definitely go again and try to visit a bit longer. The kids enjoy the farm experience and animals and fresh air!More

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    Response from Marene W, Manager at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Liesel, Thank you for your recent visit, we loved meeting you and your family. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope that the rest of your journey went well and we do look forward to your next...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Morning Glory is very well situated and close to the wedding that we had to attend. Farm like feeling that the kids loved. Viewing the horses they enjoyed very much. Breakfasts was fantastic. Unfortunately no hot water and very little water in the morning, but...More

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    Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ilse, Thank you for visiting Morning Glory Cottages Recently, we loved having you here and once again apologise for the water situation, after investigating the matter we realised that one of the main pipes got loose at the one water tank and hence the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The reasons I love this place: Warm welcome, comfortable rooms, lovely walking and cycle routes with views of Gariep Dam, cosy bar and the most wonderful food. It is 6 1/2 hours from Johannesburg, so a good stopover en route to the Western or Eastern...More

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    Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Don, Thank you for your recent visit and taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. It was great seeing both of you again and we once again enjoyed the chats. We look forward to your next visit and hope that the rest...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$55 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Venterstad
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