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Morning Glory Cottages

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Overview
58 Gelykfontein Farm Gariep Dam, Venterstad 9798 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (179)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oor one night visit to Morning Glory was excellent, the hosting and the food were very good, the rooms and we used 4 of them were all very indivudual and each person who used them had only postive things to say. excellent place, so good,...More

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nigel, Thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us recently, we look forward to your next visit soon. Regards Marene & Lynette

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Accommodation is well appointed, clean and neat. Food excellent. Safe parking on the premises. Staff friendly and efficient and the food preparation and presentation of unusually high standard and delicious

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 30 July 2018

Good Day Eugene, Thank you for your recent visit to the Farm & Guesthouse, we loved meeting and having you here. Hope to see you again real soon. Regards Marene & Lynette

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We experienced a warm and enthusiastic welcome from Marene' and Lynette on our arrival and were instantly made to feel at home. Our garden suite ticked all the right boxes for comfort, amenities and surroundings. A stroll around the farm yard soon acquainted us with...More

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Kieth, It was lovely meeting you and your wife, thank you for your recent visit it was great meeting you and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. Hope you had safe travels home and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is a wonderful place to stay, with fantastic hospitality and attention. They went out of their way to make us comfortable and happy. We had a delicious farm-style breakfast, a walk around the farm learning about the animals, and overall an enjoyable stay!

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Brian and Family, It was great seeing you all again after 4 years since your last visit. Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review, we look forward to your next visit. Regards Marene & Lynette

Reviewed 25 June 2018

What a wonderful all-round experience. Days of superlatives - perfect hosting, unmatched scenery, 5* accommodation, unrivalled food (Karoo cuisine!) and superb attention to detail. Our 4th straight year and it only gets better!! Booked for next year before we departed. Do yourself the pleasure ...............More

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Stais and Lynette, Once again it was a pleasure hosting you at Morning Glory Cottages and Gelykfontein Farm, it is always great to have wonderful people return to the Guesthouse. We all met 3 years ago on your first visit and you have become...More

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Description
Morning Glory Cottages is a charming little Guest house situated adjacent to the Gariep Dam, Eastern Cape South Africa, en route to the Eastern Coast. Situated in the "Hartland" of the Karoo on a working ...More family farm,where you can enjoy a comfortable stay,meals cooked from fresh farm produce grown on the farm. Enjoy tanquill gardens or a dive in the splash pool.Incredible star gazing or leisure walks on the farm, children can interact with farm animals. Make this your halfway stop between Gauteng and the Cape or Gauteng and the Eastern Cape. Owner Run since 1996. One of a kind Jewel in the Karoo. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$52 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Venterstad
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$52 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Venterstad
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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