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Old Village Lodge

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69 Voortrekker Rd, McGregor 6708, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Windsor, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the beautiful thatched roof and perfectly manicured gardens through to the tastefully decorated rooms, this guest house is everything you could ask for. We hadn't planned to visit Mcgregor but were so pleased we did. Each of the rooms is exactly as you would expect from seeing the outside, but what really sold it for us was the promise... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed another weekend at the Old Village Lodge. Good position in town very nice beautifully decorated guest house with a wonderful garden. Nicholaas makes you very welcome and his breakfast and home made jams are fantastic.This was our third visit and we will be back again.Ably assisted by Rupert and Sopie, Nicholaas maintains a standard of accommodation not easily... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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125 reviews 125 reviews
35 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best guest house I've stayed in. Nicolas's attention to detail in is immaculate. From following up after the booking process, checking in and handling the small detail we may need during our stay. The breakfasts were stunning - some of the best prepared I've had. Each room is finely decorated to suit the size and... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful well appointed room with an open air balcony complemented by a really unusual and delicious breakfast prepared by charming host Nicolaas in the the centre of McGregor - what more could one ask for? I would want to feel secure in such a place and it certainly achieves that without intruding on the old world charm of this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love the peace and tranquility of McGregor and always leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. The Old Village Lodge is ideally situated in the heart of the town and is 1st class in every way. The accommodation is immaculate, the breakfast delicious and the service is great.Thanks Nicolaas for a wonderful stay, we will be back soon.

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nerfworm
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Nicolas has created beautifully decorated, understated and comfortable accommodations with 2 lovely common rooms and a stunning pool that is surrounded by this sensational garden. Then he cooks up these innovative, beautifully presented and delicious breakfastso and answers your every question. Don't miss this!

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Eugene, Oregon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

Old Village Lodge is lovely. Not only us Nicholas a most charming and attentive host, he is also a fabulous cook making the most tasty, unusual and creative breakfasts we gave eaten anywhere in the world. His concern for his guests was obvious from the moment we arrived. It was a Sunday and he knew there was only one restaurant... More 

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Cape Peninsula National Park, South Africa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stayed one night at this charming establishment. On arrival we received a very warm welcome and had a most comfortable stay. Our breakfast was a masterpiece created by Nicolaas. Thank you for looking after us. We most definitely will return and highly recommend you.

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Christy6708, Owner at Old Village Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Denise and Dirk, Thank you for choosing Old Village Lodge for your recent stay. It was an absolute pleasure meeting you. Thank you for the compliments regarding my breakfast. I am so happy you enjoyed it. I hope to welcome you back for a longer stay in the near future. Kind regards, Nicolaas More 

East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Old Village Lodge is a tranquil, warm and personal B and B. Nicolaas is the most amazing host who gave hours of his time to answer our questions about McGregor and to impart all of his local knowledge. The rooms are beautiful and quiet, the breakfast was delicious and different and his garden is so beautifully maintained and peaceful. What... More 

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Christy6708, Owner at Old Village Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Pam and Trevor, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a beautiful review. It was only a pleasure sharing all my knowledge regarding McGregor with you. I hope to see you in the not so long future in McGregor again. Kind regards, More 

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The Old Village Lodge offers great accommodation and Nicolaas is a great host the breakfast was fantastic and almost looked to good to eat. Beautiful gardens with a superb pool conveniently located and offers tremendous value for money. I can highly recommend it.

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Christy6708, Owner at Old Village Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lizzy, Thank you for your kind review and choosing Old Village Lodge for your recent stay. I am so happy you find everything beautiful. I look forward welcoming you back to McGregor and especially OVL. Who knows, maybe you stay for a much longer period again! Kind regards, Nicolaas More 

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