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KarMichael Farm Guesthouse

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Sani Road, Himeville 3256 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

My husband and I recently stayed here for 2 nights while travelling around South Africa. We wanted to stay here as a base for travelling to Sani Pass and it was perfectly located for that. Our room was fantastic - loads of room and beautiful...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jo W
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The guesthouse is based in a rural setting in close proximity to the towns of (Himeville and Underberg). Quiet, clean and well maintained. The Rose cottage came equiped with a wood fireplace, wall heaters in the rooms, a portable gasheater and electric blankets on all...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank AlbertsFamily
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

They advertise free WiFi but this is only accessed from near the breakfast room. This is poor especially when cellphone reception isn’t the greatest. The coffee isn’t restocked in the room. The room wasn’t made up completely daily No TV I had breakfast booked which...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank iamBD
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 9 October 2018

Hi Thanks for your feedback, we take this type of feedback very seriously. Karmichael Farm has a country accommodation offering and is owner managed and run. On this particular weekend we experienced and very un expected death in the family and had to travel to...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 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!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank DaveH1775
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 14 August 2018

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 19 July 2018 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

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank ashleighkarend
Response from Kevin_McDonagh, Owner at KarMichael Farm GuesthouseResponded 9 August 2018

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

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KarMichael is a family run farm. We are situated just outside the Village of Himeville. We have up market self catering cottages and Bed 'n Breakfast accommodation available. Access is easy along tarred More roads and guests just love the peace and quiet of the place. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Himeville
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Himeville
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Room & Suite (21)
Dining (1)
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Response from Kevin_McDonagh | Property representative |
Maybe try Moorcroft Manor across the road from us.
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"In winter, choose a room closest to the geyser!"
5 Sep 2017
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"The fisherman's cottage looks onto beautiful scenery with trees and fields"
8 Feb 2017
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"For access to wifi, stay in room near front office."
9 Jan 2017
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"All rooms are good"
27 Sep 2016
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