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Mountain View Guest House

2 Overberg Avenue | -, Springbok 8240, South Africa
Mountain View Guest House
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree with most of the review by Trevor H. The room was a good size but the shower was defnitely in need of some tlc & for four stars we certainly expect toiletries in the bathroom & not two mismatched plastic glasses. The view from our room was of the mountain & the grounds includng the swimmimg pool were... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We use this guest house in Springbok for our Senior Citizens on the Namaqualand trip. The guest house is situated in a nice area close to the business area & restaurants and our check-in was hassle free. The rooms are spacious and none of our guests had complaints. The breakfast was excellent and the bus & trailer had secure parking.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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73 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Nice accommodation which was well furnished and with plenty of space in the room. The breakfast in the morning was very good and the guest house is close to town and the local restaurants, although being a Sunday, the choice of open restaurants was severely limited.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

A pleasant and adequate guest house. Over rated and over priced at 4 star. No toiletries in the shower, just a piece of soap. The shower rose was hanging by a thread and not adjustable. Not good. Breakfast adequate.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Accommodation adequate and safe, with a breathtaking view of Springbok. Nice variety of birds coming to bath outside of room. Helpful and friendly staff. Large choice of food for breakfast. Well organised parking area

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Perth, Western Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Our room was adequate, not luxurious. Breakfast was sufficient and the staff friendly. We ate dinner in the town. There is no bar but a fridge containing a few beers to be paid for by an honour system; it seems not to be re-stocked on a daily basis. This is a comfortable place to stop-over in Springbok.

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pittsburgh
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Immaculately clean and quiet in a garden setting, overlooking Springbok and the surrounding mountains. Comfortable, air conditioned rooms with old world furniture that is comfortable, useful and in perfect condition instead of the flash and useless facilities in so many "designer" rooms that are fast becoming the norm. Great breakfast at individual tables served by attentive and friendly staff. An... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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424 reviews 424 reviews
114 hotel reviews
359 helpful votes 359 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We have been coming to this guesthouse since 2002 and this was our 4th stay. This place is very nice with very clean and nicely appointed rooms. Each room has its own parking spot. Good internet. Great service and a great breakfast as always. This is one of my favourite guesthouses in South Africa and we have been to quite... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We felt like VIP's staying at Maggie's beautiful house in town. The staff are very friendly and efficient. The breakfast was delicious and served in beautiful sunny breakfast rooms at the guesthouse. Maggie's eye for detail and quality places her guesthouse in a different league setting the bar very high!

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

The views are rather nice and the host , Maggie is very helpful. For restaurant reservations she wasn't very informative but we ended up the Tauren Steak Ranch which is acceptable. Rooms are spacious and clean , equipped with a flatscreen TV and a wifi router. Breakfast was a bit basic, some meat and cheese would have suited me more... More 

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