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De Bergkant Lodge

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Haacht, Belgium
Reviewed 19 February 2017

"The Bergkant Lodge" was a marvellous surprise to me. The wonderful and beautifully kept garden strike the eye as soon as you enter the plot. The house is a real Cape house. The rooms are big and clean to the extreme. And the breakfast at the pool is not only good tasting, but one is welcomed by the staff as...

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'Daniel R' Thank you very much for your encouraging comments following your stay at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. We are very pleased to know that your family has enjoyed the stay with us and that everything was to your satisfaction. Rest assured that your comments will be passed on to all those who contributed to making your stay a...

Cape Town
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Couldn't fault a thing. A very good stay, sadly too short. We've stayed here before but this was the first time under thecurrent management. A nice touch was that they had made a provisional reservation for us at a nice restaurant which worked out well. These people really know what they're doing.

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'grdnmoss' Thank you so much for taking the time of reviewing your recent stay at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. We greatly appreciate your wonderfully kind words and feedback. We certainly enjoyed looking after you and we do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again in the not too distant future. Michi+Renate

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

What a warm and lovely welcome we got by the owner's Renate & Michi Sonnichsen! De Bergkant Lodge is a gem in the little town of Prince Albert! We stayed in the Suite, and we found everything needed! Even a Nespresso machine, - good wifi, TV! Bathrobes & big towels - all clean & new - a beautiful bathroom. We...

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'KBJ2012' Many thanks for your really positive review of our lodge, ‘KBJ2012’. We are delighted to read your detailed review following your experience at the 'De Bergkant Lodge' and we greatly appreciate your wonderfully kind words and feedback. It gives us great pleasure to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We also certainly enjoyed looking after...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 16 February 2017

De Bergkant Lodge is excellent. The new, (relatively), owners are friendly, obliging and striving to create a 5 stare experience. Our room was well appointed, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The bathroom facilities are great. The bar facilities are limited as is the TV channel selection. They are trying to rectify this. All the recommended restaurants are within 1 km.

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'Julmann' Thank you very much for having taken the time to post your experience on the occasion of your recent stay at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. It makes us happy to learn that you had a wonderful time at our Guest House and appreciated our service. Your praise is a great encouragement for our whole team. We are looking...

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Arrived to a friendly welcome from our hosts. The room was spotlessly clean and the beds comfy. Tea, coffee and a nepresso machine (for those who like designer coffee) were available in the room. The bathroom was 'old fashioned' ...a fantastic claw bath, a large sink and brass shower heads in a wet room, and a high level Victorian flushing...

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'marianmcdn' Many thanks for your really positive review, ‘marianmcdn’. We are delighted to read your detailed review following your experience at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’ and that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. It was a great pleasure to have you staying with us and we enjoyed the conversations with you a lot. We are looking forward to...

Reviewed 12 February 2017

From the moment we arrived we knew we had entered a tranquil and welcoming environment. The hosts were warm, friendly, helpful and very accommodating. The property is comprised of a number of period buildings and swimming pools in a small park like setting that instantly makes one feel at home. The rooms are very well appointed with amenities that well...

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time of reviewing your recent stay at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. We greatly appreciate your wonderfully kind words and feedback. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. Reading positive assessments of our services always...

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous venue with peaceful and beautiful gardens - private and tranquil atmosphere. Our hosts took amazing care of us - friendly service and gave us privacy when we wanted it. We stayed in the honeymoon suite for my 50th birthday - couldn't have spent this special occasion anywhere better!

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'Janina L' Thank you very much for taking the time of reviewing your recent stay at the ‘De Bergkant Lodge’, ‘Janina L’. We greatly appreciate your wonderfully kind words and feedback. As you know, we certainly enjoyed looking after you and your hubby and we do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again in the not...

Newport Shrops
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Stayed here 2 nights in Late Jan 2017. The owners are Swiss and have only been here for 7 months. They work like crazy to make sure everything is fine for their guests,and the effort shows. They have been left with a task, as many minor problems still exist with the plumbing ( there's plenty of water hot and cold...

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'Christopher067' Many thanks for your positive review. We are delighted to read your detailed review following your experience at ‘De Bergkant Lodge’ and that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. It was a great pleasure to have you staying with us and Renate enjoyed the conversations with you a lot. We are really looking forward to welcoming you...

chelmsford
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Excellent hospitality. We believe that the new owners will make it a great success. Good attention to detail. Great service. Super swimmingly pools. A lot of care and attention into making our stay very enjoyable.

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'joanne r' Many thanks for your positive review, ‘joanne r’. It was a pleasure reading your comments of your recent stay at ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. We are all very happy to read that you and your whole group had a really wonderful and marvellous stay with us and we hope that this has not been the last one. The...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We crossed over from The Cango Caves through the Schwartzberg pass and found this friendly and comfortable B&B in Prince Albert. We would like to come back here. There is a lot to see and discover in this little town in the middle of the Karoo dessert. An oasis at thoe foto of the Schwartzberg mountain.

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DeBergkantLodge, Manager / Owner at De Bergkant Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'peremo2017' Thank you very much for your review of our Guest Lodge ‘De Bergkant Lodge’. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. Reading positive assessments of our services always makes our jobs rewarding. Michi+Renate

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 'De Bergkant Lodge' is a historical Cape Dutch GuestHouse located in the beautiful, historical town of Prince Albert at the foot of the dramatic Swartberg mountains in the Great Karoo. The 'De Bergkant Lodge' offers their guests four luxurious Suites with lounge, bedroom and en suite bathroom, and five equally well-appointed luxurious Double Rooms with en suite bathroom. All rooms have ceiling fans, air-conditioning, tea- and coffee facilities, TV (with DStv) and most have under-floor heating. All the bathrooms have our famous double showers, Victorian baths and under-floor heating for chilly winter days (which occur just occasionally). Fluffy cotton towels ensure that you feel pampered. All beds are either twin- or king size. Our linen is 100% pure cotton. Breakfast for our guests is served either inside in our poolside dining room or on the terrace in the garden beneath the trees. Much of our fare on our breakfast buffet comes from the village and local farms in and around Prince Albert. Prince Albert is famous for its deciduous fruit and the milk, yoghurt and prize-winning cheese from Gay's Dairy. Guests will enjoy at the 'De Bergkant Lodge' a breakfast which is a delight in taste and presentation. The secluded gardens boast two large saltwater swimming pools: a 15m pool surrounded by verdant lawns and a 10m walled, private pool. We also offer a sauna and steam bath and hidden in a private garden you will find a small "star" bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about De Bergkant Lodge

Address: 5 Church Street | P.O. Box 88, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Prince Albert Municipality > Prince Albert
Price Range: ₹ 6,942 - ₹ 8,693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“We would recommend DE Berkant lodge every time.”
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“We stayed on the upper floor - great!”
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“We stayed in a garden suite which I could not fault. ”
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“The luxury suite”
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