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Casterbridge Hollow

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Certificate of Excellence

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Set amongst the sweet Mango trees of the original Casterbridge Farm...Casterbridge Hollow Boutique Hotel, a mere 15 minute drive from the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, is ideal for the business traveller and is a convenient base from which tourists can access Kruger National Park and the Panorama Route.Casterbridge Hollow, Mpumalanga’s first “green hotel”, is a concept that has evolved with great charm, using the simplest and most basic materials. Colours are reminiscent of romantic hillside villages in Provence and Tuscany. It’s contemporary style is enhanced by richly textured baskets, sleek furnishings and designer fabrics featuring proteas and ‘bokkies’ which give the hotel an original handprint and convey its South African roots. Accessories such as wire-work baskets, hand-crafted tiles and decorative light fittings were all made by local artisans.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Air conditioning
Minibar
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
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HOTEL CLASS
406Reviews
166Photos
1Q+A
67Room tips
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This hotel was located within walking distance of the fantastic Casterbridge Music School where amazing talent is being taught and explored daily! It was a pleasure visiting and seeing the students bright eyes and bold talented voices at work, learning and creating! Shopping
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Response from Felicia_Ndlovu, Manager at Casterbridge Hollow
Responded 1 week ago
Gugu Mbuyane ,Duty Manager at Casterbridge Hollow, responded to this review Dear Kimberly Thank you for the lovely review that you have wrote on our Tripadvisor page. I am delighted that you have enjoyed our service , and the very Comfortability that always accommodates our guest at its best I would like to take this time to thank you for the special mention of our property and its access through out your visit . It was an absolute pleasure having you staying with us. We are looking forward in welcoming you back in the very near future.
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Charming, pleasantly old-fashioned with quirky farm style lifestyle centre nearby. Great location! Under 35 mins to the nearest Kruger gate for those day trips. Tebogo, Winnie and Nonhlanhla were friendly and helpful, a true example of excellent hospitality. They even
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Response from Felicia_Ndlovu, Manager at Casterbridge Hollow
Responded 22 Jan 2019
Gugu Mbuyane ,Duty Manager at Casterbridge Hollow, responded to this review Dear Anta K Thank you for the lovely review that you have wrote on our Tripadvisor page. I am delighted that you have enjoyed our service and dinner at Magnolia Restaurant ,we always keep a special surprise ready for our guest at its best I would like take this time to thank you for the special mention towards Winnie, Nonhlanhla and Tebogo. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us. We are looking forward in welcoming you back in the very near future. Show less
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The setting is beautiful with a well tended garden. Staff was friendly and efficient. The room was small but nicely decorated and had everything we needed from a Nespresso machine to great amenities. Beds were very comfortable. We had dinner there too and it was very good;
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Response from Felicia_Ndlovu, Manager at Casterbridge Hollow
Responded 27 Dec 2018
DearMytravelwonders Thank you for taking the time to review us on our trip Advisor page. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Casterbridge Hollow. I am happy that you enjoyed the our Nespresso coffee, amenities and the meals at Magnolia and the service from our staff. It was an absolute pleasure having you here with us. We are looking forward in welcoming you back in the very near future.
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A lovely hotel outside of White River SA we used for overnight before heading for Kruger. The staff were polite, cheerful and very helpful and the room was perfect; clean, comfortable and spacious. Food is provided at the adjacent Magnolia restaurant which provides a varied
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Response from Felicia_Ndlovu, Manager at Casterbridge Hollow
Responded 10 Dec 2018
Dear Acowan66 Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Casterbridge Hollow along with our service, your room and our pool and the gallery. I am glad that you enjoyed the good meal at the Magnolia restaurant. We are looking forward in welcoming you back to us in the very near future
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This is probably the 4th time at Casterbridge. Every time I have another room, but everytime the exceptional services is exactly that..... exceptional. Friendly, professional, welcoming, perfect hotel room with lovely amenities..... And what is so nice, is that the staff
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Response from Felicia_Ndlovu, Manager at Casterbridge Hollow
Responded 22 Nov 2018
Dear Margaux R Thank you very much for writing of you experience at Casterbridge Hollow. We were very pleased to read how you appreciated the hospitality of the staff, and you enjoyed our room and your amenities. We pride ourselves in our service and friendliness shown to our guests. Looking forward to welcoming you in the near future.
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What interests is there for an energetic boy around this area please? Thanks
Plenty,,, white water rafting, bungee jumping. Elephant park, hiking
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"1st floor have great views onto the pool courtyard and garden"
"Best is further away from the road as there are quite a few trucks passing at night"
"Deluxe Room"
"overlooking the swimming pool"
"Rooms furthest from the road are quieter due to the traffic going past, especially early in the morning"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 107 - US$ 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
casterbridge hollow hotel white river
LOCATION
South AfricaMpumalangaWhite River
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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