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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed just one night in this lovely quaint guest house. Comfortable room, walking distance into the centre of Stellenbosch. Easy parking and a good selection for breakfast. Staff were friendly and attentive, there is as small pool in the garden for chillaxing.

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This guest house doesn't try to be a hotel it tries to be an excellent guest house and it succeeds. Situated just off the town centre it is a very short walk into the town. We had room 1 which was huge and clean, some minor traffic/student noise but nothing bad at all. The breakfast is very good with four...

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there before and were delighted to return. It is a beautiful guest house situated at walking distance from all the good restaurants. The rooms are of high standard and beautifully decorated. The breakfast is excellent and the staff are so helpful. A great place to stay.

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UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's absolutely nothing not to like with this delightful guest house. The staff are very friendly, efficient and welcoming. The pool area is peaceful, the gardens are pretty, breakfasts on the terrace are lovely. There is free off-street parking and it's just a few minutes walk to the centre of town. The botanical gardens opposite are well worth a visit.

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Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights in jan 2017. The staff was increadably helpful with travel tips and restaurant bookings. The room was everything we expected and required. Breakfast was enjoyed on the patio each morning. We would love to come back.

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed in many Stellenbosch guest houses and hotels and have often tried to get in at Bonne Esperance but have been unable to in the past. Well now I can see why this place is booked up quickly. How this is rated only three stars is such a travesty. Whilst I understand how star ratings are arrived at...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this charming guesthouse is always on top of our list when staying Stellenbosch! Beautiful house, intimate and private, comfortable rooms and a touch of nostalgia. Very friendly uncomplicated staff. Breakfast varieties are fresh and friendly served. Special atmosphere!

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my stay was very pleasant, the staff are friendly and helpful. the breakfast was excellent. I would recommend the guesthouse to all. I stayed in the self catering suites and it had all you need. even after locking my jewels in the safe and forgetting the password, the staff swiftly assisted me. the location is great to and walking distance...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful self catering guestroom with the most wonderful bed. Everything one needs is provided - even mosquito machines. The staff were efficient and very friendly. The included breakfast was always fresh and yummy.

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This charming Bed and Breakfast is exactly like it should be. Small scale, nicely decorated, and a beautiful wrap-around-porch to have an excellent breakfast overlooking the gardens. It is traditional, but not in a stuffy or cluttered way. We really, really enjoyed our stay here. A four minute walk brings you to all the restaurants and little boutiques of Stellenbosch....

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bonne Esperance is a charming Victorian Villa with wrap-around veranda, cast-iron moldings and corner-turret. The villa was originally built in 1901. The house retained the same charm and ambiance of that era but with the added luxuries of the modern age. Our 15 comfortable en suite Guest Rooms are lovingly decorated and include air-conditioning, hospitality tray, mini-bar fridge, wireless internet access, hairdryer and safe. Enjoy breakfast au Provence in our breakfast room or outside on the veranda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bonne Esperance

Address: 17 Van Riebeeck Street | Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: ₹ 4,772 - ₹ 13,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bonne Esperance 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Facing inner pool courtyard are great rooms”
 of 5 bubbles DKCO, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the small double room on the ground floor near reception was noisy in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles patriciamaryb2014, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the Annex are new and modern and comes with a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles Dia_Carstens, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps at the back, facing the swimming pool. Unfortunately mine was at the front, on th ground floor, right next to the parking !”
 of 5 bubbles JillW338, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“choose a room with a street view”
 of 5 bubbles AnneOosthuizen, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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