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The Travellers Rest

Old Bridge Road, New Hanover 3230, South Africa
Old Bridge Road, New Hanover 3230 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This rustic hotel is on the way out of New Hanover to Pietermaritzburg. We had a good night after a pub dinner. Were woken up by a tractor pulling a cart full of cabbages, followed by a flock of sheep, being fed from the cart...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank ernstuken
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The Travellers Rest has a quaint feel and look about it. But so is the maintenance quaint - no - frankly it is life threatening. Initially there was no hot water in the self-catering two bedroom unit we stayed in and on inspection found that...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Delwin E
Response from Eckhard D, Owner at The Travellers RestResponded 9 April 2018

We would like to apologise to Delwin again that there was an issue whilst he and his family stayed with us. We regret that something like this has occurred and the delay in response is purely as we were not aware there had been a...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Apparently pie and gravy is good here but certainly not for those who are not used to roughing it. Three beds in a room and very old fashioned. A smell of sulphur overwhelmed me in the night. Apparently a charcoal factory close by. Breakfast for...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Kathy H
Response from Eckhard D, Owner at The Travellers RestResponded 9 April 2018

Kathy, firstly we apologise for the delayed response we were only just made aware of this forum. We are sorry you didn’t enjoy your pie and gravy and had we been aware you were disappointed we would’ve done our best to remedy the situation. Unfortunately...More

Reviewed 31 March 2016

My friends and I had lunch there yesterday. The food and service was really good, we had preordered our food to ensure we could have a nice meal withing our 1 hour lunch break. The food was delish. The prawns and fish were amazing. There...More

Date of stay: March 2016
1  Thank serumoodley
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Having driven down the R33 through Pomeroy and Tugela Ferry, this was a welcome sight. We were given a choice of rooms on arrival, having booked several weeks earlier. This is an old building and the room was a little dated but clean. The shower...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Jill M
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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > New Hanover
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > New Hanover
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"Any room, preferably one looking onto the farm for total relaxation"
30 Jun 2018
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