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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   62 Arbuckle Street | Himeville, Himeville 3256, South Africa
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Ranked #3 of 7 Himeville B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Quedlinburg, Germany
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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 

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Canada
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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 

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East London, South Africa
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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

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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.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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.

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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 

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

This is a first class place to stay, we can highly recommend it. Lovely rooms and garden, terrific hosts (Meg & Chris)- very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable – and there is a pub (Himeville Arms) just down the road. Good spot for all sorts of tours – Sani Pass, Battlefields etc. (Chris Wheeler our host a registered guide who recommended... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Thanks for organizing trips Thanks for lending some money Thanks for the helpful information Thanks for the interesting discussions Thanks for the wine Thanks for feeling like home Thank you Chris and family for the great time we spent at Albizia House. Michael & Andrea from Switzerland

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Paris, France
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15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

Nice bed and breakfast - very well located to go to Sani Pass. Chris and Meg were very welcoming and Chris gave us very good advice for the road towards Sani Pass. Indeed, do not even try to go to Sani Pass if you do not have a full 4*4 car ( we had a Kia Sportage SUV and had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

Simple and nice bed and breakfast - a perfect location to tour the Sani Pass. Chris and Meg were super friendly and accommodating, cooked a lovely big breakfast. They organised a great day trip to the sani pass (500R per person) with pick up at the hotel. The hotel is simple, clean and down to earth. Rooms have everything you... More 

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Address: 62 Arbuckle Street | Himeville, Himeville 3256, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Himeville
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Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Himeville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Albizia House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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