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KarMichael Farm Guesthouse

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family stayed at Karmichael Farm for two nights. Wish we had more time to experience more in the area. The stars at night where SPECTACULAR!!! The snow topped Sani Pass and Lesotho mountains was a special treat. Can’t wait to go again!

Thank Dave H
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

Hi Dave Glad you enjoyed your stay here. Were lucky to catch the snow and must say days were nice and clear and the starlit evenings are amazing with no light pollution here. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards Kevin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked two rooms on booking.com - when we arrived we found out that the rooms were not in fact anywhere near each other... This was quickly rectified and another two bedroom cottage offered to us... Which was great - however the owner was nowhere...More

1  Thank Ashleigh Karen D
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ashleigh I have written to you on many occasions via TripAdvisor to get details of when you stayed and who's name you booked under. This in an effort to get to the bottom of your wild allegations. We do not have you on record....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at KarMichael Guest Farm as a group of 10 people undertaking the Long Road to Comrades challenge in June. After 17 days on the road from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg (some of us running), KarMichael was definitely a sight for sore eyes and...More

1  Thank Natalie M
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Natalie Thank you for the review and was certainly a pleasure to have you and the team stay with us. I am sure that after that many days on the road, it was great to relax as you say. So interesting talking to you...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the KarMichael Guesthouse on our journey from Cape Town To Comrades. Gregg and Nicole were wonderful hosts. The rooms were lovely and we all woke up to the most beautiful views over the farm as the sun was rising. We had dinner...More

Thank Carla M
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 10 June 2018

Hi Carla Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Much appreciated. We all very glad to have been privileged to host you and your team. Glad you enjoyed the stay and meals. Was great to be able to chat to you all...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

We arrived unexpected and Kevin and staff welcomed us with open arms and took the time to make sure that we were comfortable and had the information we needed to proceed to the Drakensberg mountains. The guesthouse was perfectly clean, beautiful patio and lounge chairs...More

Thank saralovelaugh
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 15 April 2018

Hi Sara Thank you for the review and appreciate the comments and glad you enjoyed the stay. Nice to get a comfortable bed away from camping every now and again I am sure. Was great to meet you all and hear about your travels and...More

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Free Parking
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US$ 87 - US$ 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Price range
US$ 87 - US$ 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Maybe try Moorcroft Manor across the road from us.
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