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Jan Harmsgat Country House

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“wine tasting”(21 reviews)
“country house”(22 reviews)
“olive groves”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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5 Star Hotel
Jan Harmsgat Country House offers ten beautifully decorated rooms which are situated in three different buildings. Flat screen TV’s with a selected DSTV package is featured in all rooms plus free Wi-Fi. Jan Harmsgat Guest Farm has seen a renaissance that captures its rich past, in a way...
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| R60 District Bonnievale/Drew, On the R60 between Ashton & Swellendam, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Room service poor, room not cleaned properly, they forgot someone else dirty wet towels in our room, they dit not replace dirty cutlery, coffee plunger was broken only replace it the second day. Very noisy with the truck and cars at night.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this hotel based on the many good TA reviews as part of a 3 week visit to South Africa. Fortunately only for one night! We stayed in one of the original buildings, in a room with the bath next to the bed. This is...More

Thank dave1NL
Response from JHG-GM, Front Office Manager at Jan Harmsgat Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for choosing our guesthouse and taking the time to write your valuable review! As Jan Harmsgat is a historical land mark, not much can be changed to the buildings. Our rooms are individually decorated, some with separate bathrooms for more privacy....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful relaxing stay. The service was impeccable, I really can't rave enough as to how wonderful it was. The meals were prepared with fresh ingredients, delicious and visually appealing. The rooms were comfortable and well appointed. We look forward to visiting again.More

Thank PMyson
Response from JHG-GM, Front Office Manager at Jan Harmsgat Country HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Paul, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review! We grow our own herbs and vegetables as we prefer serving our guests with only the best. Our rooms are individually decorated with antiques to keep with the historical feel of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Jan Harmsgat. The room was tastefully decorated and cozy. The welcome service was great. Road noise can be heard but it was not too bad. Knowing the history of the place made for a special stay.More

Thank ClemD2014
Response from JHG-GM, Front Office Manager at Jan Harmsgat Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our rooms are all individually decorated with antiques to keep the historical feel of the property. We are aware of the road noise, but unfortunately...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We found ourselves here and our room was not the one presented on Airbnb. However it was spacious and comfortable with its soft king-size bed. A complimentary bar with mainly soft drinks was in the passage as you entered your accommodation. The black and white...More

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Response from JHG-GM, Front Office Manager at Jan Harmsgat Country HouseResponded 4 June 2018

Dear John, Thank you for your valuable feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the dinner and breakfast experience. We do have a great team that works very well together to create a warm and welcoming feeling in the restaurant area with fantastic...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$145 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$145 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Dining (11)
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