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De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

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8 Long Street, Riversdale 6670 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived, tired from our journey, Christopher and colleagues made our stay a delight. Gorgeous rooms and stunning food, nothing was too much trouble. Will be returning as soon as we can!

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a great and pleasant experience, we were treated like royalty, the staff is friendly and helpful, service is excellent and the food is extremely good. We were a group of 28 and stayed for 2 days for a special function which they...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chief and staff are warm welcomed us even we came late and I had no internet to reply them when I arrived. And we orders lamb, duck, yellow tail for dinner, all tasted fantastic. And the rooms were clean and designed in taste. Cat Candy...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from ChefChrisPeppas, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for writting a review on TripAdvisor. We are very glad that we were able to make your stay with us pleasurable and that you enjoyed the food in our restaurant. Candy Cat joins us to send her regards!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was wonderful and the staff were incredibly hospitable. We will definitely make this our regular stop over. We absolutely loved it here and found the facilities very comfortable and perfect for what we needed. Thank you Dedoornskraal!! :)

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from ChefChrisPeppas, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour and thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! It would be so nice to be of service to your good selves again. Until then, Happy New Year to you and your love ones, from De Doornkraal Team!

Reviewed 26 November 2018

I was very happy with the accommodation, I felt like i was at home as there was every home comfort I needed. Due to time commitments we were not able to have the breakfast but was given the most tasteful breakfast packs to take with...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from ChefChrisPeppas, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 28 November 2018

Bonjour and thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us! It was indeed a pity you could not stay for breakfast but we're glad we could make some arrangements to fit in with your busy schedule!!!...More

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Description
- Experience charming countryside hospitality in South Africa - We are committed to providing service excellence and ensuring that our guests feel that they are at home whilst away from home. Our good-natured More team are proud that De Doornkraal has been recognised as the best four star Country House in South Africa, as well as the best in our province two years running at the prestigious Lilizela Tourism Awards – 2014 and 2015. In addition we also are proud recipients of The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013, 2014,2015 and 2016 Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$57 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Riversdale
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$57 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Riversdale
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Room & Suite (43)
Dining (38)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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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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"Room 3 has an additional sitting room"
ruthb535
26 Jul 2018
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"Do not take a road see room - too noisy although they are the larger better rooms"
828dianed
14 Mar 2018
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"Go for the Vineyard Cottage if there are 4 of you - its an experience!"
andysteve01
03 Jul 2017
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"Do not choose either of the cottages!"
Morifi
20 Mar 2017
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