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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!!”
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 8 January 2015

          My son and I embarked on a motorcycle trip to Simons Town taking the secondary roads less traveled which proved to be quiet and in generally good condition for bikers. Our first stop over after 1000 kms was The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn...we immediately...More

          Thank McGuigan61
          Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi the McGuigans, It really is such a thrill for us as owners to receive such positive feedback! Thank you for the perfect score as well. Sophie, in the kitchen will be delighted to hear that her two specials, the Pot Pie and the Burger...More

          Reviewed 18 November 2014

          We only stayed for one night, but wish it had been a longer stay. Room was fabulous with a very comfortable four poster bed. Food was excellent and the locals made us feel like long time friends rather than tourists. We had a great night,...More

          Thank morticia52
          Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Morticia - thank you for your welcome comments and score! The four poster bed is our newest investment in making our guests feel the history of or 182 year old Inn. We cannot however claim credit for our wonderful locals, they are what they...More

          Reviewed 12 November 2014

          We were booked into a room at the Pig and Whistle. Unfortunately our room window was facing the main road and very noisy. The room was also extremely hot and definitely needed a ceiling fan. For these reasons, we requested a room change. The room...More

          Thank Grahamstonian
          Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Thank you for the constructive feedback. We will certainly check the ceiling fan in your room. Thank you for the positive feedback about the food and your new room. The garden area is actually our next project with plans for a small plunge pool and...More

          Reviewed 15 June 2014

          Apart from its history as the oldest pub in South Africa, this is a very pleasant spot to stop over. The pub is full of character and atmosphere and the food is good solid "pub fare". The rooms are well appointed and I could almost...More

          1  Thank Steve T
          Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Hi Steve, thank you for your positive review we all really appreciate the feedback. We are indeed fortunate to be the guardians of this famous monument situated in our quaint village, you may be interested to read a recent article http://edition.cnn.com/2014/05/29/travel/bathurst-south-africa/

          Reviewed 3 June 2014

          Alfresco Dining on the veranda on a lazy Saturday afternoon....at the Pig and Whistle, which is claimed to be the longest standing and uninterrupted Liquor Licence, which is hugely impressive ....had a starter and main course and it was a good helping, excellent salad and...More

          1  Thank AngiM
          Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle Inn

          Dear Angi Thank you for your wonderful feedback- we would certainly love to host you again. The burgers are a real treat as is our famous Sunday Lunch. Perhaps a sleepover on your next visit?

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          • US$22 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 10
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