We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Albizia House

62 Arbuckle Street | Himeville, Himeville 3256, South Africa
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Albizia House
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Albizia House
Add Photo Write a Review

27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    19
    7
    1
    0
    0
See reviews for
1
21
1
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (27)
  • Mar-May only
    (10)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (4)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (5)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (8)
All months
UK
Level Contributor
57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stayed for a couple of nights whilst visiting the Sani Pass - Meg and Chris were very welcoming hosts and arranged our Lesotho/Sani Pass tour for us as well as sharing information on other things to do in the area. The rooms were clean and comfortable, breakfast was tasty and plentiful and the surroundings were really pretty and peaceful.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

My wife was attending a photographic workshop in Himeville and I accompanied her. The first thing to note was just how welcoming and accommodating Meg and Chris were as hosts. The photographic workshop started early and we arrived back at Albizia House after the time set for breakfast, but that was no problem and a sumptuous breakfast awaited us. Our... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crickhowell, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our two day stay in Himeville. We were very well treated, very well fed and very comfortable. Chris was an excellent guide on our trip up the Sani Pass, what a driver! If you are asked to sit in the arm chair for breakfast be sure to ask whether you have passed the 'plonk test'.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
323 reviews
105 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

The room was fine , as was the breakfast , the view on the garden etc but what made this extra special was Meg's friendly attitude and especially her going out of her way to get a mobile phone we had left there by accident to us further on our itinerary . Thanks Meg . No dinner available but the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Quedlinburg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We (2) were heading to Golden Gate NP and dropped in at Himeville for a two day stop over without any planning. But with Meg and Chris the obligatory trip to Sani Pass was organised in a minute. Chris was our excellent tour guide, which aside the "touristic topics" gave the opportunity to exchange some more thoughts and views ...... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canada
Level Contributor
134 reviews
128 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We are a retired French couple from Canada (Montreal) and traveled South Africa during 2 months renting 31 different lodgings. This one was # 28. Owners wonderful: nice welcome with wine glasses and a thermos of hot milk for coffee, big room well decorated, comfortable bathroom, lots of storage and small table for the luggage, free WiFi and parking, beautiful... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
East London, South Africa
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Once again a wonderful stay. Very comfortable, most welcoming owners. Thoroughly enjoyed our Sani experience. Thanks dor organising it. We will be back. Thanks Meg and Chris Best wiahes from Basil and Janet Schwulst

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
92 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Comfortable, welcoming B&B. Chris and Meg were great hosts and were helpful in organising a Sani Pass trip. Breakfast was good. Lovely garden and patio. Room was comfortable and had all we needed. Good value for money.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for two nights at Albizia House, friendly owners helped us sorting out our Sani pass ! we had a great room, with view on lovely garden. breakfast more then you can think of. The shower is very good, plenty of hot water Will book again if in the area.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Secunda
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

There was a mix up with the dates of our stay,but no problem..Chris sort it out from Limpopo! He phoned Meg and sister-in-law. Within less than a hour we entered the guesthouse. We stayed for one night, but will surely come back. Meg prepared tea and coffee from the house to welcome us. Meg informed us about the blasting times... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

3 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Himeville
2.4 mi away
Sani Valley Lodge and Hotel
7.2 mi away
Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort
17.6 mi away
Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
12.7 mi away
Castleburn Leisure Resort
Castleburn Leisure Resort
#1 of 3 in Underberg
4.0 of 5 stars 62 reviews
5.1 mi away
The Old Hatchery
The Old Hatchery
#5 of 10 in Underberg
4.0 of 5 stars 40 reviews
0.8 mi away
Moorcroft Manor
Moorcroft Manor
#2 of 7 in Himeville
4.5 of 5 stars 64 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay