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69 Van Riebeeck Street, Springbok, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This was my 2 & 3rd visit to this guesthouse. (First and last night of trip). They are consistent in their service. The rooms are clean and spacious enough. Our group stayed in two of the family rooms: Kalkoentjiebos & Perdebos. Kalkoentjiebos (the room we stayed in) has one double bed, & 2 single beds. The sleeper couch is VERY... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stayed ay the lodge whilst participating in a mountain bike event. It was so nice to return to the green tranquility of the garden every afternoon. We needed to leave before breakfast each morning but we were given a generous box of breakfast. The host made one feel welcome booked our restaurant for us and made us feel at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

After having been rudely turned away from a confirmed booking at Biesjesfontein B&B, we were lucky enough to get a room at Old Mill Lodge. Very friendly welcome, large rambling house with a new guest room wing as well. We chose a room in the old house, which had good wifi, very comfortable bed and everything we needed. Breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The lodge comprises beautiful old buildings in good condition. The welcoming sherry was a nice touch. I particularly liked the walk up the granite dome behind the lodge, which provides a lovely view of Springbok. The owner and manager were pleasant and helpful.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We stopped in Springbok to take a rest from the long roads - and the Old Mill Lodge proved to be a perfect place for doing this. The room was spacious and very quiet, the garden was beautiful, and the little walk up the hill right behind the house offered a nice view over town. The breakfast room is also... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

This guesthouse is set in an olde worlde fairytale garden where nooks, crannies and surprises abound. There is a pool to splash in should the heat of summer get to you. Behind the buildings is a huge rounded rock, well worth climbing for all round views of the town of Springbok. LOCATION: In town and within walking distance to shops,... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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100 hotel reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This was our first stay at this hotel. The room we got was quite large. It had a heater which was needed due to cold weather. The room was clean and had a refrigerator, separate sink area and coffee and tea. A safe and quiet location. Breakfast was good. This is a nice, quiet and clean place worth spending the... More 

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Hermanus, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Our visit to see the flowers required an overnight stay in Springbok,a shocking run Down town, and our research on trip advisor resulted in our stay at the old mill This place is reasonable good value for money,the rooms are clean ,and sufficient for an overnight stay,with a reasonable breakfast Management were friendly ,but surprisingly not well informed about the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This has got to be one of the nicest places I have stayed in in a long time. Tranquil, clean, welcoming and wonderful facilities. Stephen is a wonderful host as are the rest of the staff... I will be back!!

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58 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

we'd made a booking here from the UK for one night before crossing the border into southern Namibia. We'd driven up from Cape Town on what was one very long hot road. On arrival, Steven helped us with the electric hook-up for our 4x4 Trax camper thing. Our room was large and cozy with a fine hot shower and the... More 

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Address: 69 Van Riebeeck Street, Springbok, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Northern Cape > Springbok

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