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    The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

    268 Kowie Road, Bathurst 6166, South Africa
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    “the pub” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    21 - 25 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

    We kept coming back to this well run friendly place to eat during our two weeks in the area. Service was swift and outstanding from the manager down to each waiter. We even showed up on Valentine's eve not realizing they had a special event,...More

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 19 February 2016

    Hi There, We are delighted to receive a 5 out of 5 , thank you so much! Lucille and I really do try hard to ensure a homely experience in this wonderful old treasure. Our Valentines Dinner did generate some really good feedback and we...More

    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    Great pub & very interesting town excellent experience Staff and the accommodation at the pig & whistle was great with a relaxed feel Along with the pig & whistle Bathurst was full of quirky shops & restaurants / Bars Would recommend a visit

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 28 January 2016

    Hi Glenn, thank you so much for your kind words. Our staff will be delighted with the feedback. We are very proud of our historic village, we look forward to your return visit

    Reviewed 12 January 2016

    What a great way to start 2016! It was a truly quaint and great experience, one we did not expect. The service was fantastic and the people were very friendly. I will recommend the Pig and Whistle to anyone.

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    Response from GavinCame, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 17 January 2016

    Thank you for your 'full-house' review. Our staff will be delighted at the service feedback, they have to pull out all the stops in the busy holiday season. We look forward to your return visit.

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    My daughter and I were en route to Cape Town and had a most enjoyable "night over" stay, the staff were very friendly and the Hotel very welcoming and homely. We would recommend this "detour" to Cape Town to all our friends.More

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

    Thank you for your welcome positive review, it is indeed great feedback to pass on to our staff, especially when they keep their cool in the busy in season period. We like to try and keep the Inn as home-from- home as possible. We look...More

    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

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Banquet Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
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    • US$33 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 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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    "Room 1 was great"
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    "If you want an en-suite room, you need to specify that."
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