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Hunter's Country House

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Off N2 | 10 Km's west of Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is phenomenal visually, in service, rooms, attention to detail and its culinary skills were above and beyond. We could not fault our stay in this superb hotel. I don't know where to stop really our stay was faultless as was others on our tour. Thank you to everyone at Hunters you are attentive and courteous and made our... More 

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Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautiful places we have ever stayed and we would have loved to have stayed longer but only had 2 nights here. The accomodation is in thatched roof cottages all with a large canopied bed,open fire and large bathroom with beautiful toiletries and a stand alone bath and separate rainhead shower. Meals are all taken... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a luxury product certainly did not meet expectations. In this day and age a five star property should have wifi in all rooms as standard prerequisite. Room was extremely noisy at night from traffic on the highway. Staff were noisy in the morning outside the room. No hot water at night for bath or shower. Breakfast was mediocre to... More 

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New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

One of the most beautiful places we stayed in South Africa. The rooms (cottages) were beyond belief - so well appointed. The bathroom was incredible - I never take baths in hotels but I couldn't resist! The attention to detail and personal touches were amazing: a fire lit in our room while we were at dinner, hot water bottles in... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Five star! Beautiful gardens, splendid rooms, friendly staff. Situated just outside Plettenberg Bay, the Country House is a perfect stop over on the Garden Route. Cold night, a roaring fire and perfectly clear sky... Almost too good to be true!

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This was the venue my daughter and her fiancé chose to celebrate their wedding day with family and friends. From our very first meeting with Claire to the day we all departed we felt like family. Special personal touches like the hand written welcome letter in our bedroom, the notes and sweets left on our bed at turndown, and log... More 

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AlanDGM, General Manager at Hunter's Country House, responded to this review

Dear Karen Thank you for your lovely review, all the staff loved helping at the wedding and we are pleased it turned out to be such a magical day. Looking forward too seeing you all again, kind regards Alan, Claire, Will, Olga and The Hunters Team More 

County Carlow, Ireland
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Spectacular place to stay. From the time you arrive to departure, the Hunter family make it a home away from home to guests. The rooms (all detached guesthouses) are fantastic and spotless, each fitted out with an open fire(lit every night), living area, big bathrooms(very well equipped)refreshments in the room. The grounds and the pool areas were beautiful and the... More 

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AlanDGM, General Manager at Hunter's Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, kind regards The Hunters Team More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I travelled with my daughter for a business trip. She had to do this function at Hunter's Country Lodge and we stayed over, sadly only for one night. Everything and everyone is simply the very best. I will definitely go back there in the near future with my husband. Claire went out of her way to make us feel welcome.... More 

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AlanDGM, General Manager at Hunter's Country House, responded to this review

Dear Millatjie, we are pleased that the function went so well and there was a great turnout. Very glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you here again soon. Kind regards Alan and the Hunters Team More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We only stayed for one night at Hunter's Country House, but we were more than impressed! The reception was very professional, they are very helpful and ready to assist you with whatever you need. We were the only guests on the night that we stayed over (out of season) and they went out of their way to make us feel... More 

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Cheshire, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We were made to feel like honoured guests from the moment we arrived and staying at this lovely hotel was one of the highlights of our trip to South Africa. Accommodation was in individual thatched cottages in the grounds while meals were taken the main thatched house with exemplary service in the restaurant. The extensive grounds were available to wander... More 

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