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    The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

    268 Kowie Road, Bathurst 6166, South Africa
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          1 Apr 2017
          “A Comfortable Inn with a good menu”
          16 Nov 2016
          “Great Breakfast!!”
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          Reviewed 7 January 2016

          The room I stayed in, room 4, was nice and clean when we got there. The bed was very comfortable but the room was just too unbearably hot which made it difficult to sleep even with the fan. Overall it was great though.More

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          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 8 January 2016

          Thank you for your review Siobhan, you stayed in Bathurst during an almost nationwide heat-wave when temperatures in large parts of the country were 40 degrees plus ! Great for beachgoers and the Sunshine Coast certainly lived up to its promise this season. Normally our...More

          Reviewed 5 January 2016

          We overnighted at the Pig & Whistle en route to Cape Town and had a most enjoyable evening. The history of the Inn is impressive and the locals most welcome and accommodating. The only negative is that there is no safe off street parking, we...More

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          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 7 January 2016

          Thank you for your kind feedback Marina, We appreciate the feedback regarding the parking. We do have limited off-street parking available by arrangement, however the parking in front of the Inn is well lit, on a national road which is busy almost all night and...More

          Reviewed 28 December 2015

          We had a great experience - and we would definitely would come again. We also loved going to Bradshaw's mill. The air in the Eastern cape is quite lovely and Port Alfred in not far away - like wise the coast and the beachesMore

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          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 30 December 2015

          Dear James and Sue, Thank you for the wonderful feedback, we would certainly love to host you on a return visit. Bathurst certainly is centrally located and also in the middle of a triangle of golf courses, for those that play. The entire village is...More

          Reviewed 13 December 2015

          Pig & whistle was easy to find, a very charming old building. I enjoyed a game of pool with the locals. The room was inviting and we had a good night's rest before we continued our journey. A definite must stop and stay when one...More

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          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 16 December 2015

          Dear Pieter Thank you so much for the positive feedback, we work hard at keeping our 184 year old treasure as authentic and inviting as possible. Join us for the Bathurst Agricultural Show next year - booking will be essential

          Reviewed 10 December 2015

          Wonderful experience with friendly staff, good food and a perfect setting with so much old world character to explore from, makes this one of the best small hotels in the Eastern Cape! Perfect getaway.More

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          Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 12 December 2015

          Thank you so much for the "full house" feedback. We especially appreciate comments about our staff and we will pass this on to them. Bathurst is really a little bit of history sandwiched between the frontier tourist route and the sunshine coast makes it an...More

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          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$32 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 10
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