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    The Historic Pig & Whistle Hotel

    268 Kowie Road, Bathurst 6166, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This was an amazing experience! We stayed in one of two historic rooms, which was beautifully set out! The food was amazing and the service was given with a smile. Everything was clean and quaint! Definitely will return again!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you have an appreciation for history and antiques, you might love this place. Great food, great bar and a great overall vibe. Careful of summer days in Bathurst, but really worth a visit. Thanks for a lovely stayMore

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review Jeanne! Summer days in Bathurst are wonderful, balmy weather and a dip in our garden pool. We are known for our nearly 200 years of heritage so its not surprising that there are a fair number of arts crafts...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent rooms, nice pool area and location. Restaurant and bar were very enjoyable. I would definitely recommend. Close to the beach where you will find a nice restaurant with great pizza aswell as a nearby mall.More

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thank you for your wonderful review. It is always comforting when the reviews include a recommendation. We are pleased you mentioned our reasonable distance from Port Alfred as sadly we do not appear in a search on Tripadvisor for accommodation. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We so enjoyed our stay in this historic hotel, very friendly and helpful staff. The room was large and airy with a large en suite bathroom. The dinner and breakfast we were served was excellent . We would recommend this establishment.More

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Hylton Compliments of the season to you and your loved ones. Thank you for the wonderful five-out-of-five, our staff will be really excited to see this. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to your return visit. Perhaps out of season where...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We have had a wonderful stay at the Pig and Whistle. The food the people the whole experience has been fantastic.. My wife and I will definitely be back. We enjoyed the economy pool and spent time in the garden for the occasional lunch and...More

    Thank Stephen B
    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Stephen Thank you for your kind words, our pool is one of our least known attractions, pleased you found it and even more pleased that you used it. We look forward to your return visit

    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    "we didnt attempt to use wifi. Exhausted after a really long trip. Great comfortable beds. Big bath/shower..."
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