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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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful hosts who wait patiently for your arrival if you're delayed. very clean and comfortable. The best place to stop over for a night or even to stay for a longer time. Peaceful surroundings and the best Karoo meal ever.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family stayed overnight at the farm on recommendation from friends and it was a delight. Lynnette & Marene are open and hospitable and each perform their respective roles with zest and pride.Really appreciated Lynette's accommodating us about our arrival time and delayed the start...More

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

Dear Deborah, Thank you for your recent visit, we enjoyed meeting the 3 of you and are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us on the farm. Glad to hear that the rest of your journey went well and we look forward...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

A tranquil and hospitable stop-over that has everything you need and more. The location is peaceful and allows for roaming and exploring. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The rooms are comfortable, neat and welcoming, equipped with everything you need, and a few extra thoughtful...More

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 4 October 2018

Good day Christie, Thank you for your recent visit to the farm and rating us on trip advisor, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your brief stay with us. We hope that the drive to Mosselbay went well and that you saw or...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much once again for all your effort with accommodation for the entire family and catering for the wedding as well! You have achieved an astoundingly good reputation for your guest house as well your catering!More

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Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Wynand & Karli, Wow what a great review, thank you, we loved meeting your family and wedding guests, what a fantastic family. We are happy to hear that you are satisfied with how the weekend went and that you enjoyed your stay with us....More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

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 29 August 2018

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

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About
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$58 - US$97 (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$58 - US$97 (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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"wifi in bar/dining area."
panayiotiss402
25 Jun 2018
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"the honeymoon suite"
JacquiTaylor2013
22 May 2017
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"Each unique!"
EstelleV229
07 Jan 2017
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"Choose a room that fits the size of your family / party."
Tiens1968
15 Dec 2016
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