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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt very welcome as we were met at the bus.. Premier Hotel Cape Town chefs can learn from these chefs what a tasty meal is. Thank you and staff for excellent service. The rooms were lovely and clean, the drinks we were served was totally at affordable prices. I found he room cleasn and neat and luggage was in...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is perfect for an overnight stop - it is really simply a place to rest your head and have a shower and get going again the next morning. The room was perfectly adequate, with coffee making facilities, clean towels and generally clean overall. I would stay there again.

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Thank Carthusia9
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel on the way to George and upon our return. Conveniently situated next to the N1, and could not hear the traffic on the motorway. Has a pool. Rooms are very basic, but very clean. Food and drinks only available at select times, so you may need to travel into town to eat. Room had been sprayed...

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Thank VonVintlo
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is old and not well looked after. The aircon made such a noise it would be impossible to sleep there. The bath was filthy. The kettle stained so badly. There were hardly any guests there which make you feel unsafe. The pictures on the web is misleading. We decided to rather just push through and go home. At...

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Thank Jolene R
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a last minute booking for a place to sleep in Colesburg as we had not really planned ahead. The rates were R750 a room per night bed for a room with a bath and R850 a night for a room with a shower! We rate supper and paid R100 for lamb chops with chips and veg and R20...

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Thank Roddy P
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Thank you Marino Inn for a clean room and clean towels. We were a bit dissapointed in the service when we arrived, we were tired and would have appreciated better service, but a good nights stay made up for it.

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Thank Anna-Lize C
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Popular place to stop over between Cape Town and Johannesburg or Durban. Poorly signposted when headed in a Northerly direction. Likely to miss the turnoff at night. Request the "best" rooms. A little more expensive but comfortable and clean. Unfortunately the bathroom has been neglected and shower in poor state of cleanliness. The food, surprisingly, for dinner and breakfast, was...

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Thank Julmann
Management response:

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We will immediately attend to the bathrooms, thanks for bringing it to our attention. Kind regards, Cornee Claassen

SOUTH AFRICA
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Ideal place to stay when you are on a bus tour . The room was comfortable with all the facilities available. The dinner and the breakfast were good. The lady at the reception area was friendly and helpful.

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Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Cold rooms in winter no working aircon / heater. Bad taste breakfast. The owner is not into hospitality. Expensive for a rundown for R700.00 per night. If i was not travelling by business i rather sleep in my car next to KFC.

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Thank Makua99
Reviewed 27 February 2016

I arrived at merino inn on friday afternoon great reception staff very friendly, room was good for a afternoon nap after the long drive from Capetown. Supper time meal was very good old fashion meal very tasty and filling. Had a good night sleep room very warm, Dont kmow why people complain about this place my stay was good.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning

Additional Information about Merino Inn

Address: N1, Colesberg 9795, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Northern Cape > Colesberg
Price Range: ₹ 3,209 - ₹ 3,209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for "best room".”
 of 5 bubbles Julmann, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms are situated close to the free way, try and avoid these”
 of 5 bubbles BARRYBE, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Nothing good about this place”
 of 5 bubbles Makua99, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“close to N1 ,quiet and convenient”
 of 5 bubbles 886andrew, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Check if the room has aircon”
 of 5 bubbles madaboutwine, 25 Jan 2015 | Read review
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