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    Golden Gate Hotel

    Golden Gate National Park, Clarens 9707, South Africa
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    2017/10/29 2017/10/30
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good52%
    • Average27%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in one of the chalets and loved the view we had. It was midweek and not many others were close to us so we had privacy and could sit outside to watch a large variety of birds. When the place is busy the...More

    Thank Almarie M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed in the self catering chalets for 2 nights. Well equipped, very comfortable with fabulous views of the golden cliffs - directly opposite. Dinner in the hotel was nice, though prob not an option for more than one night. Several great walks from close by.

    Thank ginnybarbour1
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    The Golden Gate Hotel is surrounded by picturesque scenery and while the rooms are clean and neat that is about where the goodness stops. The lobby music is too loud, the baboons running amok on the roof makes it difficult to enjoy a peaceful sleep...More

    Thank adele_rowden
    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    We did a day trip through the Golden Gate National Park and stopped over at the hotel for a light meal. Sandwiches were excellent and service was good. Tranquil and spirit revitalizing place. Highly recommended for people passing by. We never slept over so have...More

    Thank 989miltonk
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Ahaaa ! Why did it take me so long to come across this Gem? Good food, peaceful surroundings? Hiking trails for everyone and with great views. Love it. Unfortunately it was Too short for me! V 100001869

    Thank madimetjap2016
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
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    • US$77 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Clarens
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    DebraMcKenzie
    26 January 2016|
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    Response from adele_rowden | Reviewed this property |
    It's about 20 km from the Golden Gate Hotel which is about 20 minutes on average
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    "Upstairs Rooms have great views."
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    "self catering section overlooks the mountains."
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    "We stayed in the Self Catering units apart from the hotel."
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    "Avoid ground floor rooms - too noisy at times as some are close to the restaurant."
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