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    Eight Bells Mountain Inn

    Robinson Pass on R328, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
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    • Average7%
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    “horse riding” (38 reviews)
    “log cabin” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    It was a nice house. It was decorated nicely. We slept in a Swss-styled chalet, located with beautiful surroundings. Breakfast and dinner were very delicious. We very much enjoyed our stay and we would recommend it to others.

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    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 8 May 2017

    Thank you for staying with us and for your positive review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that the accommodation and food was to your satisfaction. Thank you once again, looking forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Why anyone would consider staying in Mossell Bay when just up the road is this hidden gem. A hideaway from the hustle and bustle of city living that oozes character, tranquillity and space. First impressions are so important and as soon as you are met...More

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    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 4 May 2017

    It is heartwarming to read a review like this and we thank you for that. It is not often that we tick all boxes and meet all expectations but in this instance it does look like it. Thank you so much for staying with us...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Everything was just super and out the top draw. Wonderful staff, from the reception to the staff working the gardens. Brilliant food. Best ever medium rare fillet steak ! The most lovely gardens and surrounds. Loved the daily visit from the "cat with no name"....More

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    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 25 April 2017

    Thank you for staying with us and for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, the food, the gardens and the visits from our resident cat "Skye". We are looking forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    I took my parents, who are both 92, to Eight Bells for a week across the Easter Weekend. They had spent their honeymoon there in 1950 and we had later gone there as a family when we were children. It was a wonderful chance to...More

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    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 25 April 2017

    It was wonderful to be able to welcome you and your folks back to Eight Bells after so many years. I am glad I got the chance to have a chat to them and hear about their past visits. And for them to find their...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    Wow, what a great time we had. Great service, great food and a beautiful setting. The kids had a ball and great MTB!! We have already made a booking for 2018!! I would highly recommend Eight Bells to families with small kids!!

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    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 25 April 2017

    We appreciate your visit and your positive review. As you said we are able to entertain all guests be they small kids or more mature visitors. We look forward to your next visit and thank you once again.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 96 - US$ 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    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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