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    De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

    8 Long Street, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
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    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    We had a wonderful stay at this lovely historic BnB. We sto enjoyed our stay, staff wonderful. Reception staff also 1st class we had a wonderful dinner in the evening and a lovely breakfast. I would have no hesitation in recommending this BnB. I mislaid...More

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    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    Overnight stop on way to Game Reserve. Gem of a place. Beautiful rooms food excellent and Host/Owner couldn't do enough for his guests. Had rooms beside very quiet road off main road through Riversdale which is a very quiet place just off main road on...More

    Thank Eileen M
    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    What a pleasant surprise! We could never have imagined such a wonderful place to stay in Riversdale. We drove past Riversdale on numerous occasions without even thinking we should stay over. After our pleasant surprise we will stay over at the De Doorns Historic House...More

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    Reviewed 25 December 2016

    Our first stay & hope fully not our last. Our room was large & extremely comfortable. Our dinner in the evening was a fabulous surprise, you certainly do not expect this very high standard of cooking in a small town like Riversdale, plus the service...More

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    Reviewed 11 December 2016

    A charming hotel in a sleepy, rural location. Surrounded by stunning countryside this is a traditional, historic building with a pretty garden and veggie patch, which provides fresh produce to the restaurant. The main star though is the food, we had an amazing meal prepared...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 101 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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