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Kuilfontein Stable Cottages

N1, 12 km south of Colesberg | Karoo, Colesberg, South Africa
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Kuilfontein Stable Cottages
Ranked #1 of 23 Colesberg B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews on Tripadvisor we chose to stay over on this delightful farm both south and north bound on our holiday. We were received a warm welcome from Patricia who settled us into our room - the blue room the red room on our return. Both both these rooms are charming with many thoughtful touches to make one's... More

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Durban, South Africa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed at Kuilfontein Stable Cottages on our way from Durban to Cape Town. We loved the fact that it is part of a working farm. We had the most beautiful sunset and we took wonderful photos. We were warmly welcomed by Penny and later joined by Lexi and her family. Before dinner we had drinks in... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying over on a journey from Cape Town to Jozi was always a pain because of the stop over halfway. This is no longer the case. This was our first stay at Kuilfontein and what a nice surprise. Our family room was spacious and well fitted out. We had a friendly pre-dinner drink in the cosy pub, met some new... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
39 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We have stayed over at the Stables many many times and still cannot wait to come back on our next trip to Plett! I love the way you are greeted by name and Penny never forgets who you are. We book the room with the kingsize bed, Wotwonit, and the one next to it with 2 single beds for our... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We have been staying at Kuilfontein for more than ten years when we travel from Johannesburg to the Cape. It is just fabulous. The welcome by Penny or now Lexie, the gorgeous rooms, the pre dinner drinks in the Rack and Ruin and then the Cordon Bleu dinner. It could be served in any top restaurant and we love that... More

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Cape Town
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We have been staying with the Southey's on their Karoo farm, on and off for 17 years - so it must be good. The B&B accommodation is rustic but comfortable and full of character. They have now added a block of self-catering units called "The Paddocks". We had a peep at one of these and they look very good. Its... More

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

In the middle of nowhere, you are confronted by a grand house and a grand welcome. Our accommodation provided everything we needed, even a dog on the bed! We had pre dinner drinks where we were introduced to the other residents. Penny, was a lively and very friendly host. Dinner and breakfast were excellent. Highly recommend Kuilfontein.

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Itala, Italy
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
26 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Traveling from Pretoria to Hermanus, The Stables is my families favorite over night stop. Rooms are in converted stables. The Karoo is cool if not cold at night and there are plenty blankets and heaters to chase off the chill. Pietie, the ginger cat will also keep your feet warm if you want. The bar with a roaring fire and... More

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

From Clarens to Addo we had to look for a B&B near Colesberg. Enroute we met Dutch friends (unbelievable!!!) who had booked there and upon asking they had two rooms available, which we booked and by the way what would you like for dinner......What a surprise to see such a beautiful (old stable) B&B with a cosy bar, excellent food... More

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Kristiansand, Norway
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

After the drive from Port Elizabeth, with the incredible grand plains, we wondered how the place could have been hiding. What a positive surprise. Welcome, the hospitality, the rooms, dining room, dinner, good s-african wines and atmosphere in the evening - truly a place to recommend. Would like another time to stay a couple days longer to explore more of... More

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Address: N1, 12 km south of Colesberg | Karoo, Colesberg, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Northern Cape > Colesberg

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