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    De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

    8 Long Street, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    Riversdale was a bit of a surprise, not much about the town but a good place to explore from. De Doornkraal is a hidden beauty, greeted and taken to our detached cottage across the road, very quaint and comfortable., lovely bathroom and living area and...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night, the welcome was warm and the bedroom, with lounge and en suite attatched was beautiful and clean and comfortable but so cold! We had a tiny heater but it was fighting a losing battle in such a huge space. We sat...More

    Thank Lulabellec
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Have stayed here twice before and absolutely loved it. Unfortunately the previous chef and manager, Christopher, has left and the place has really gone down. It is the only 4 star hotel we have ever that not only could not produce a wine list, but...More

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    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    Clean & neat and good services provided TV was not functioning (reception) and it is a bit boring in the evening. Place well kept and breakfast provided the essentials. Could do a bit more or provide more selection of foods at breakfast and supper as...More

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    Thank 670zainj
    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    We had the pleasure of staying at this beautiful place during our recent road trip. The rooms are beautiful and have everything needed and more. The same for the en-suites, absolutely gorgeous. To top all of this the staff members are lovely and extremely helpful....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Western Cape >
    • Riversdale
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    Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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    "Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
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    "Do not choose either of the cottages!"
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    "Our room fronting onto the stoop was spacious and quiet."
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    "The garden cottage is small and not convenient with a lot of luggage, the vineyard cottage would be a better..."
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