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    Morning Glory Cottages

    Gelykfontein Farm, R58 | Gariep Dam, Venterstad 9798, South Africa
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    • Excellent82%
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    • Average1%
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    “morning glory” (58 reviews)
    “gariep dam” (11 reviews)
    “the cottages” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This family run bnb is our favourite overnight stop between Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth. The dinners are superb , done personally by Marene .Comfortable , air-conditioned accommodation , free wifi and wonderful company. What more could anyone want ?

    Thank Ian R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    On a dark Karoo highway, 50kmph crosswind I'm my hair, unpleasant smell of garlicky Woolworths salami snacksnicks drifting up through the air. Up ahead in the distance, I saw a shimmering light. My head grew heavy and my sight grew dim. I had to stop...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent location with lovely accomodation. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The quality of food was top class. What a beautiful and peaceful location. With more time we should have stayed longer.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    If you are within a reasonable distance from morning glory cottages its well worth a detour. This place is so peaceful in the middle of nowhere, very comfortable, extremely clean nothing is too much trouble for Marene and Lynette. But you MUST have dinner here...More

    Thank angiep389
    Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Angie, Thank you for your visit, it was great hosting you here on the farm we are really delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we surely enjoyed meeting you. Thank you for writing this fantastic review and we hope...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed at Morning Glory Cottages on our way from Johannesburg to Cape Town. Although it’s some 30kms off the N1 it’s a perfect stop over. Cottage was excellently appointed with luxurious bathroom and very comfortable bed. The dinner in the cozy restaurant was exceptional- kept...More

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    Response from Marene W, Owner at Morning Glory CottagesResponded 1 week ago

    We were happy that you chose Morning Glory Cottages as a Stop over between Johannesburg & Cape town, we enjoyed meeting and hosting you and thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip advisor. Looking forward to your next visit!!! Regards Marene...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
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    • US$59 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Venterstad
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    Family and Play Areas (2)
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