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We stayed in one of the rooms with a shared bathroom as the en suites were already booked. We were slightly dubious at first but the room was well furnished and exceptionally clean, as was the bathroom. The evening meal was delicious and it was...More
Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 2 November 2013
Thank you for the kind words. Our wonderful village is full of interesting people young and old with interesting life stories. Our famous bar and veranda is the best place to hear them. Lucille and I look forward to hosting you again, perhaps this time...More
Beautiful, historic quaint building in peaceful country village, but with a serious noise problem on the night we stayed. When we phoned in advance to book, they failed to warn us about the country music festival in the bar downstairs that would be heard loud...More
Response from Gavin C, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 28 October 2013
Greetings, we certainly appreciate your feedback, which is always welcome.
For the benefit of other tripadviser users we need to correct the perception left by the reviewer. Bathurst is a sleepy settler village with almost 200 years of history. Our famous Inn is the hub...More
Great place...good memories. Cold water. Even after complaining at 21h00 - no hot water. Same thing in the morning. Pity. When staying at a low budget hotel one would at least want to have hot water. But we will be back...I think...More
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Response from Gavca, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 12 August 2013
Hi Jan, firstly we must repeat our apologies for your hot water problem.
Unfortunately between discovering the problem at nine o'clock at night and the next morning there was nothing we could do to ensure hot water in the morning. Our recently installed heat pumps...More
Wife and I returned for our 30 th anniversary had so much fun and entertainment was excellent and "mischievous" by Craig .Lucille and Gavin ,great owners and fantastic people, spoilt us with good food and complimentary bubbly to go with it. We relaxed in "our...More
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Response from Gavca, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 11 June 2013
My apologies, we only read your review today.
Thank you once again for staying with us. Lucille and I are pleased you enjoyed the new bathroom. We are especially pleased that you decided to spend your "30th" with us. The news is that...More
We travelled to the Pig & Whistle Inn as a family and it made for an excellent part of our holiday. The location is perfect, right in the middle of Bathurst .... I believe the pub is the oldest, licensed pub in South Africa and...More
Response from Gavca, Owner at The Historic Pig & Whistle InnResponded 24 January 2013
Thank you for your review of our Historic Inn. Really appreciated, I trust that on your return visit you will enjoy our refurbished bathrooms. If you return soon it will be room 1 to ask for.
US$18 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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