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Welgekozen Country Lodge

Plot 48 | Ermelo Road, Piet Retief 2380, South Africa
Welgekozen Country Lodge
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Benoni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You don't expect this comfort and professionalism in a little town like Piet Retief but Bob & Betty run an exceptionally fine B&B establishment. For Room 6, we could park our car almost next to the bed! Although on the main road, which is where it would seem just about every truck in SA comes to rest, our room was... More 

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Baroda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This B&B is managed by Bob and his wife, who both add a lot of personal touch to this place. The whole place is very well maintained. Each things in the rooms is taken care of personally. The rooms are very big, clean, and the linens and toiletries are all very good. WiFi is free with a very good speed.... More 

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Belsele
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is an awesome place. Spacious rooms, clean and nice bathroom. The most friendly people, helping out when needed. A big clean pool, seats, lovely bar. And we could eat diner there. A 3 course meal from the chef. so we did not have to drive anymore the evening.

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Staffordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We booked at the last minute as we were passing through Piet Retief on our way to KZN Natal. It is a lovely lodge with extremely nice rooms. Everything was perfect, and the bar was well stocked with a variety of wines and spirits (R95 for a bottle of decent South African red wine). Should we pass this way again... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Betty and Bob, run a a very charming and beautiful establishment in Piet Retief. Morne, the chef, is a very creative chef, who happily took my request for Asian vegetarian (no meat, fish or eggs) meals and prepared delicious 3 course dinner and warm breakfast . The room (#1) was very comfortable,spacious and well decorated and made for a wonderful... More 

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This guesthouse is one of the best I have stayed in. Wi-Fi is always a must for me and everywhere I went on this property I had very good signal. The food was excellent, Book for Dinner if you decide to stay here. Trust me you will not be disappointed. Very good bed too, slept like a baby. These guys... More 

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Richards Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

For business purposes the past 23 years, I have spent many a night in the town of Piet Retief. In this town I have slept and enjoyed the hospitality of most of the "top" B&B's and lodges. Welgekozen was the lodge I enjoyed the most. The architecture of this lovely lodge is stunning, set on well maintained grounds. The rooms... More 

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Benoni South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was a convenient overnight stop en route to Richards Bay. Easy to find. We were given a "route march" tour of the lodge by Bob (maybe because the soccer was on). The room was a good size and clean. No bath, but large shower. Unfortunately, we couldn't explore the grounds as there was a wedding in progress. Being a... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We stayed here for an overnight stop between Durban and White River. The hotel is ideally located. The room was a good size, very comfortable and very good value. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This was a good choice as a stop over on the way to or from the Mapumalanga. The lodge is an attractive Cape Dutch styled building with pretty and spacious grounds. The room we had was modern well appointed and very clean. This is a well run establishment and the location near the N2 shouldn't put travellers off who are... More 

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