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    The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

    268 Kowie Road, Bathurst 6166, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent42%
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          • Average13%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible0%
          1 Apr 2017
          “A Comfortable Inn with a good menu”
          16 Nov 2016
          “Great Breakfast!!”
          Free Wifi
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 12 July 2016

          we got there late the evening. we where help to our room. it was huge on the first floor. it did not have its own bathroom bat a washbasin with cold water. the floor is wooden floor beautiful. nice big bed and warm when you...More

          Thank cobusTheunissen
          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Cobus Thank you for the wonderful feedback. For the information of other readers we have two types of rooms at the old Inn. The Historic rooms are the authentic and affordable original rooms whch are over 180 years old. These wonderful rooms offer shared...More

          Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

          As authentic oldeworlde as you get. Quaint old Inn in a sleepy arty village. Hearty breakfast, typical local pub, almost waiting for Basil to pop down the stairs. Nice mix of locals and tourists gives a real feel to this historic gem

          Thank Michael W
          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Michael Thank you for your review, we are probably more proud of our locals than we are about our famous Inn. Your return visit needs to be timed around some of Bathurst's great events. Visit at the Bathurst show in 2017

          Reviewed 23 June 2016

          Bathurst is a charming and historic little town, qualities that are exemplified by the Historic Pig and Whistle Inn. I had a very pleasant and all-too-brief one-night stay here in June 2016; my room was spacious and comfortable (with a wonderful old-style bathtub,) the food...More

          1  Thank Donald R
          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Donald, it was wonderful to host you at South Africa's oldest pub. Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to a return visit. Perhaps next year's Bathurst Show?

          Reviewed 19 May 2016

          Just like staying in an English country pub in the heart of South Africa, The Pig and Whsitle is full of charm and character. Staff are very friendly as are the locals, The four poster bed and old fashioned decor feels like you're stepping back...More

          1  Thank Cactus73
          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Cactus73, thank you for your wonderful review. We have over our ownership to ensure that the Pig and Whistle is as authentic as possible, without sacrificing the modern amenities we all love to enjoy. We look forward to your return visit, perhaps the Grahamstown...More

          Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

          This place has so much charm and a very "homely" vibe. We had a lovely stay in a very neat, clean and spacious room. The restaurant's food was great and very good value for money. The staff were extremely attentive and cheery. Natalie is a...More

          2  Thank Tessa L
          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Tessa thank you so much for your "full house" score. We also love it when you pick out a staff member for compliments. Natalie will be delighted when we feed this back to her. We look forward to your return visit. Perhaps for the...More

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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$22 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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