We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Beautiful South Guest House

145 reviews
Save
Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (39)
Pool & Beach (27)
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thatched roof”(7 reviews)
“honesty bar”(10 reviews)
“guest house”(16 reviews)
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 125.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Stellenbosch hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d2f0547188934286a4ad44451aaa86f9", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":611572,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79959170],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":125,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"d2f0547188934286a4ad44451aaa86f9","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":131,"lowestMetaPrice":125,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":131,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":131,"lowestMetaPrice":125,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":131,"hotelName":"The Beautiful South Guest House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQyZjA1NDcxODg5MzQyODZhNGFkNDQ0NTFhYWE4NmY5IiwiQUlLIjoiZjYzNGQ5ZWMyMWYwNDYzNzkyNTQxODE5Y2M1YTFmOTQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 125", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79959170":"AgodaIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (145)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
There are newer reviews for The Beautiful South Guest House
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
99 results
Traveller rating
46
31
15
5
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
46
31
15
5
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthatched roofhonesty barguest housethatched housestudent housingminutes walk from the centernegative pointscape townamazing weekendwine toursun loungersinternet accesswonderful guesthousemain bedrooma wonderful staybreakfast areastayed for one night
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
71 - 75 of 99 reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2009

We had a very pleasant stay here but believe this accommodation has been over-rated by Trip advisor readers in the past. We suspect a number of guest you have stayed here in the past have not experienced true South African B&Bs when writing their reports.

Thank BigdSuffolk
Reviewed 13 April 2009

I choose The Beautiful South because of the Trip Advisor reviews and the great price. It's a good deal for the price, but it did not compare well to the other Trip Advisor top rated B&Bs we stayed in throughout S. Africa. I appreciate what...More

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 23 March 2009

This was our first trip to South Africa and The Beautiful South was our first port of call. We stayed here for 3 nights and were made to feel very welcome and comfortable. We arrived early in the morning (6am) and the hosts Peter and...More

1  Thank LondonAllyPally
Reviewed 21 March 2009

This guest house was our first stop on a 10 day holiday. We were greeted by Catalina who was so helpful. As we arrived early, we relaxed by the beautiful pool and soaked up the sun. Soon after we were shown our beautiful room, which...More

1  Thank lara101076
Reviewed 15 March 2009

Stayed for one night. Booked the suite which was a lovely looking room, big bathroom, all under a thatched roof. The biggest shortfall of the stay was the heat of the room, with no aircon, the fan provided didnt really cut it. Nice garden and...More

1  Thank DelfromLondon
View more reviews
PreviousNext
1131415161720
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$ 73 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stellenbosch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 73 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stellenbosch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (39)
Pool & Beach (27)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Beautiful South Guest House staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"All the rooms looked awesome. Ask for the honey moon suite if its available."
Read review
"Number 8 is a small room for a couple...nice, quiet, and steps to the pool..."
Read review
"Some ground floor rooms"
Read review
"Don't go in summer!!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing