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Thornleys Guest House

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Really great hospitality in this former home converted into a guest house. Beautiful gardens and deck overlooking the natural forest. Very comfortable, accessible to all main attraction ......and close to the George hotel and it's famous Zululand Brewery .......home of the "Zulu Blonde" craft beer. Highly recommended

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Thornley's is a guest House in a Forest Paradise in the Town of Eshowe in Zululand. It has a beautiful Garden and good, comfortable Facilities to get away and explore the unique Birding oppertunities in the Dlinza Forest. This was the place were King Shaka Sought refuge from the Enemy! Thornleys has a facility for Events and Outdoor Concerts-has DSTV...

Thank Grant F
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed in Thornleys for work. Very nice relaxing place to come back to. The house is tucked away on the outskirts of Eshowe, beautiful scenery. I was wellcomed on time by friendly staff. They served a proper breakfast that had me ready for the day.

Thank Melchior E
Cape town
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at Thornleys often when I visit Eshowe. It's an experience that is friendly and very comfortable. Each room is very well appointed, with ensuite luxury. The beautiful gardens and the Dlinza forest nearby, make this a relaxed, tranquil place for bird watching in your doorstep.

Thank Vanessa M
Worksop, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I was at a Tree Huggers party recently held at Thornleys Guest House. The decor was superb, the music fantastic and the setting second to none. If you are a lover the forest, birds or wildlife or good live music when lucky enough to visit on a rare gig day; come and stay at Thornleys and maybe take in a...

Thank dik-bardon
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Well priced, old fashioned hospitality. Spectacular setting. Highly recommended. Surrounded by the Dlinza forest this venue offers a unique, peaceful setting with incredible birdlife. Thanks Simon for your awesome hospitality!

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Whilst on our way to business trip we stayed in Eshowe to play a bit of golf. Have a good time. Had a lovely time out in the evening after our golf. The locals are Lekker here in Eshowe. Rooms are very nice and have all the required facilities. Owner is a Lekker guy!

Thank Divan v
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Although the hosts are great people, the house needs some serious cleaning up. Cats and dogs aren't for everyone so i'd rather they kept them away from guests. The house was just dirty. I couldn't even have breakfast cos I didn't trust it would have been prepared with clean utensils...

Thank gsuk22
Port Alfred, South Africa
Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

We had a great two days at Thornleys. The rooms are spacious and the breakfast was super. But the best feature of the guesthouse is the hosts. They are very nice, helpful, flexible and accommodating people. They made our stay really memorable.

Thank 89traveller2013
Wermelskirchen, Germany
Reviewed 29 March 2014

After a long Trip we arrived there with 6 guys in this wonderful place surrounded with green. We had a very good Stay. The Service was excellent. They have also some nice Dogs and Cats there. I would return there, if i can.

Thank Stefan R

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornleys is an upmarket guest house in Eshowe, Zululand. With only 3 en-suite bedrooms it offers private, exclusive accommodation with delicious breakfasts. Guests are encouraged to make full use of the house facilities. A pool,lovely indigenous gardens, braai facilities and a private pub. Thornleys has free wireless internet and DSTV. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornleys Guest House

Address: 17 Mansell Terrace, Eshowe 3815, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Eshowe
Price Range: ₹ 3,878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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