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Eight Bells Mountain Inn

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Overview
Robinson Pass on R328 and Oudtshoorn ., Mossel Bay 6500 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether I am guiding a tour group or travelling with family and friends along the Garden Route, Eight Bells is a must stay place for me. Rooms, menu, service, staff and management cannot be faulted. Also conveniently situated for visits to Oudtshoorn, George and Mossel...More

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Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for staying with us and for your great review. We appreciate all reviews but just love it to hear such positive feedback. Coming from a tour guide visiting many different establishments is good praise indeed and makes it more special. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a glorious setting, this place feels like it is stuck in a time warp. Staff are lovely, grounds are beautiful and well kept, there is a cosy lounge well stocked with board games and books, and the bathroom of our well laid-out family...More

Thank SaKi_London
Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us and for your honest review. Although all bedrooms and bathrooms have had an upgrade recently we decided not to change the existing Cape Dutch style furniture as it fits in with the old-English country-style property that we represent. The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Location. We traveled as a group and booked 4 rooms. One of our couples could not make it at the last moment, and thus could not cancel their room beforehand. The hotel only had a few guests apart from our group, but still took...More

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Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

I feel offended that the clients calls us greedy as we only applied our Cancellation Policy which the client was aware of. All cancellation requests are duly considered before making final decisions. In this case the original booking made by this client was for seven...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for retreat. well kept.The food is great and service with a smile. 16h00 tea time is not to be missed (maybe better coffee then). Great Lounge with fire place.Lawn bowls a treat. Internet not good and warm water supply needs patience.

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Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us and for your review. We appreciate your positive views and am happy to advise that the Internet connection will soon be better as Telkom are installing new equipment that will offer much faster speeds.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

TO Summarise it was great.. 5 star. Staff, food, accommodation, view. Will recommend to all my friends. Spent 5 days at a bowls clinic. Close to Mosel bay and Oudtshoorn. Will definetly visit again.Thanks.

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Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for participating in this years Eight Bells Bowls Clinic. We had such a nice group overall and really appreciated your views on our offering. Hopefully you and the fellow bowlers will honour us with future visits. Thank you very much.

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Description
Situated in South Africa’s picturesque Garden Route, Eight Bells Mountain Inn nestles in the Ruiterbos Valley Region at the foot of the Robinson Pass on the R328 between Mossel Bay (35km) and Oudtshoorn (50km). More Renowned for its friendly hospitality, superb service and range of recreational facilities amidst magnificent mountain scenery.Facilities include swimming pool, tennis courts, squash, bowls, billiards, children’s play park and playroom, horse riding, walking trails, birding, on the 400-acre estate.Free wifi in all public areas and rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Sarah J
2 August 2017|
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Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
Sorry, did not see this question and alert at the time. I am sure my staff was able to assist you with a list of the things to do at Eight Bells and our surrounding areas. I trust you enjoyed your stay.
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carolienk287
19 December 2016|
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Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
Dear Carolien We do a Christmas Lunch with preference to our In-house guests but regrettably have been fully booked since the beginning of November 2016.
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Room Tips
"Try the Swiss cabins, because they face the sun and the mountains, and one sleeps in a walled room at home!!!"
Tess272013
31 Jul 2018
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"Have stayed in all sections of the hotel. Our preference is rondavel 22."
atdalziel
13 Jul 2018
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"Only issue was the hot water ran out after a hot shower."
372dianem
5 Jul 2018
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"Accommodation excellent."
anrolivier
28 Jun 2018
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