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Arbuckle Street, Himeville 3256, South Africa
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Himeville Arms Hotel
Ranked #5 of 7 Himeville B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kloof, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After leaving booking too late to get into some of the better rated lodges in the Berg booked in at the Himeville Arms for the night. After having stayed there 15 years ago, and having heard some bad reports in the interim we were a little apprehensive about our stay. We were pleasantly surprised with the neat clean accommodation and... More

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Durban, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Went up to Himeville for a friends wedding recent;y and while I've been to the Arms many times, this was the first time I stayed over there. My room itself didn't have a fire place which is fine, but the wall mounted heater was cracked and not working. When outside temperatures are -3C, a warmed room and heated bed would... More

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South Africa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I did not stay at the hotel but had a really fantastic lunch in the pub. The theme is very much around trout fly fishing as the area is renowned for this, and it has a lovely old central wood bar where you can get numerous craft beers on tap. It has loads of atmosphere and I found the food... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We arrived here after a 6 hour drive from Johannesburg. The drive is beautiful itself after you leave the N3 and drive past Howick and start heading up into the mountains. The weather here in February was a scorching 28 degrees and wonderful! The village of Himeville is just past a larger village/town of Underberg where there are shops /... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Stayed here recently in the backpackers section behind the pub rooms were adequate and the showers were clean and hot. The pub is excellent we had been in South Africa four weeks and had been doing brais for the majority. We actually ended up eating in the pub three nights running. The food was excellent and they also had an... More

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Durban, South Africa
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

we went for the weekend stayed in the backpackers nothing fancy its aback packers its whats u exspect .. the staff was very helpful i was impressed the one night we had dinner in the pub food was lovely and beers where cold so i cant complain

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Durban, South Africa
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142 reviews 142 reviews
37 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I had a very spacious room with a lounge and a fire place which was perfect for my winter visit! The very spacious bathroom had a bath tub and the warm water. The room was well-kept. There is a very good restaurant next to it. Every dish we tried was amzingly yummy! The staff were all cheerful and accomodating. The... More

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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

I had stayed at the Himeville on one other occasion and spent a few evening in the bar a few years ago. The standard of it has severely dropped. The hotel rooms looked okay and the backpackers was bad. The showers in the backpackers left a lot to be desired. The bar I knew had lost its usual comfort and... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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129 reviews 129 reviews
13 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

This is a place that has so much potential but is clearly tired. Rooms could be spruced up and breakfasts made to be more than just average. Not cheap for what you get. Great location for visits to Sani Pass. Lack of water one morning - no shower possible, which we had to try and address, without initiative from reception... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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166 reviews 166 reviews
39 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Having stayed there some 14 years back, we were looking forward to the return. On arrival, they were a bit confused as to whether we had paid a deposit or not. We had as it was an internet booking. We enjoyed some tea in the lounge, with load music bellowing out of the kitchen. A definate case of "when the... More

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Address: Arbuckle Street, Himeville 3256, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Himeville

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