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“A Welcome and Homely Stay”
Review of Lumley's Place

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Lumley's Place
Ranked #1 of 1 Pniel B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Thank you so much to the Lumley's Place Team for looking after us so well! We were treated (and felt like) family, and I was sad to say goodbye. These are very special people, who also took great care of our 2 year old for us while we were at a wedding. They absolutely want their guests to have the best stay possible and work very hard at keeping their business as successful as it is. Well done and thank you once again.

  • Stayed: March 2016, travelled with family
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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Thanking you for acknowledging our effort to super service to our guests. Each guest is unique and we therefor should have the gift of reading how to serve each guest best according to their needs at the time. I am humbled by your review and know that we have done something right to be able to be applauded in this manner.
We still have a long way to go and being in a village our faith, attitude and our service are our brand for marketing @Lumley'sPlaceBnB. We love what we are doing thus our service to guests is second nature for us. Yes we loved serving you and enjoyed you as guests as well as you allowed us to serve you. thanking you once again for this awesome review. Your 2 year old is a well behaved loveable child to take care of. God bless

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

Lumley's Place is like a home away from home and was perfect for our needs. The setting is incredible and the warm welcome makes it somewhere we would return to for a visit when we are in the area again. Some good Cape hospitality that will warm your heart.

Stayed: March 2016, travelled as a couple
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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2016

We humbly accept this rave review as we believe all is possible only by the Grace of God. I am glad that you felt welcomed and that you will return when close by again. we are situated in a small village and thus our brand is our service and hospitality as we have much to learn from esteemed travellers like yourselves. Also thanking you for the referrals to friends of yours to stay over too- sincerely appreciated. Yes we are situated amongst some scenic mountainous surrounds. God bless

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Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We really a had wonderful week at Lumley's place. The hospitality was great. I would love to come back with my family in future. Thank you for making our stay a memorable one. Keep up the service. Shishani

Stayed: January 2016, travelled on business
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LumleysPlacePniel, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2016

Dearest Shishani we having extremely fond and joyous memories of your stay. We are humbled by your praise for our service ... i thank you but all glory to God as we endeavor to serve with grace compassion and sincerity. Please we will welcome your family with open arms and are grateful for your trust in our service and hospitality. We are grateful that we could add to your stunning memories in your life. You have left us with blessings. God bless and travel mercies wherever you go.

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Reviewed 15 January 2016

We were simply blown away with the individual attention we received and the high level of service!
We were treated as part of the family.

We will most definitely visit Lumley's Place again.

Benita and her team made every effort to make our stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. From custom breakfasts for the young ones to tips on where to take them for play areas.

  • Stayed: January 2016, travelled with family
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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2016

We are humbled by your praise and appreciation. All glory to God for guiding us. We believe in making your life easier as we do know the area well and what's happening around thus to guide you better and deliver on our logo "Sincerely yours" we take pride and pleasure in serving our guests according to their needs. thanking your assisting us in our growth and legacy. God bless and see you soon.

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Reviewed 27 December 2015

The beautiful and spacious establishment with the home away from home feel is unforgettable. We had a wonderful, albeit, brief stay at Lumley's Place but what impressed me most was the attention to detail and the effort that was made to accommodate our requests. The manner in which we were received set the tone for our stay and the warm hospitality and the great food will certainly ensure our return in the future.

  • Stayed: December 2015, travelled with family
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Lumleys, Owner at Lumley's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2016

All we are and how we serve our guests is by the grace of God. I thank you for this hearty review and I am glad that we could add to a wonderful experience to your stay @LumleysPlaceBnB. I also thank you from the bottom of my heart for the welcoming tips shared with us from your own experience. God bless and see you soon. Much care and great joy and prosperity for 2016.

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Additional Information about Lumley's Place

Address: 5 Lumley Avenue | Johannesdal, Pniel, Stellenbosch 7681, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch > Pniel
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Pniel
Price Range: R1 492 - R1 879 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lumley's Place 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Centrally located and Scenic mountain views,safe village neighbourhood, warm hearted villagers, friendly capable staff.4-En-suites,hearty breakfasts, small garden, pool for lazy summer days. Honesty bar and fridge in lounge all guests, Private Shuttle services to golf estates, Boschenmeer,Pearl Valley,Stellenbosch,De Zalze,Devonavale,15min drive to Cullinary Capital Franschhoek, 12min to Stellenbosch. 40Min to Cape Town international and 30min to nearest beach.Close to Wine tastings, Solms-Delta,Tokara,DElair Graff, le Pommier, Zorgvliet, Molenvliet all internationally known wine and event venues.5Min from Franschhoek Motor museum,15min from Franschhoek cullinary capital of Western Cape.Family owned B&B in rural village Johannesdal, Pniel- rich slave history, hands on service from owners, mobile spa services,10min LE Bonheur crocodile farm. 20Min to Butterfly World Klapmuts as well as Paarl, 19min to Madiba,Nelson Mandela statue and historic Madiba jail home at Victor Verster. ... more   less 
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