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Oaklands Country Manor

Oban / Schaapdrift Road | Off the N3 Highway, Van Reenen 3372, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Sclaassens Johannesburg, South Africa
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent another wonderfully relaxing weekend with the Tullys at Oaklands! This hotel's team has a charm that brings us back time and time again with hospitality that is second to none and food that is consistently spectacular. Whether it's a quiet getaway that you're after or a chance to enjoy the company of the hotel's owners and... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place to stay for a peaceful break. The rooms are really comfortable, stylish and welcoming. Waking in the morning and looking out over the valley at the horses being moved across the paddocks was wonderful. We did not ride on this occasion but if we returned we would like to. The staff and owners were very... More

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Bryanston, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to leave the city for a bit and with the short 3 hour drive from both JHB and DBN its the best place to escape to. Excellent food just makes this whole experience worth the while, Cathy is ridiculously talented and you can expect to get what you pay for. This family run business works like a well oiled... More

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Molleges, France
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this place as soft landing before going hiking in the drakensberg (and then on into Durbs), intending it as a place to get our bearings and orientate ourselves. Little did we suspect that it would become one of the major highlights of our 2 week tour of kzn. Things that surprised us and even surpassed the forthcoming delights... More

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was travelling home from Joburg and decided that I needed a break from my journey and from the responsibilities of my lovely, but demanding farm that awaited my return. A quick phone call resulted in an overnight stop at Oaklands, where I was plied with wonderful food, superb hospitality and a spacious comfortable suite to rest. When you live... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

We have visited Oaklands Country Manor a few times over the years and all we can say is it gets better and better. Ideal stop over between Jo'burg and Durban in a beautiful tranquil setting amongst the mountains. The food is especially good from big breakfasts to gourmet dinners. Nice walks, horse riding all available. The rooms have been refurbished... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

A fabulous base from which to explore these stunning mountains. Really warm welcome and some of the best food we have ever tasted in South Africa. A pretty special wine list too and very comfy rooms. Great 1st night stop if you fly into Jo'burg and are exploring the Eastern Cape ...

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

This was our first time to KZN and we had the good fortune to stay at the Oaklands. What a lovely place. The staff was very welcoming, the rooms were comfortable and spacious. We had our meals there every evening and each one was delicious and home-made. A good choice of wines were avaliable. We were given the option of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We arrived on Friday afternoon at the country manor to the sound of a beeping indicator that I just had a flat tyre, this was followed by the warm welcome from simon and Annie. After checking in and being shown around the the manor, we were shown to our wonderfully appointed renovated room number 7. Our wheel was changed by... More

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Umhlanga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We booked here to break along car trip and regretted not staying for more than a night. Oaklands is run by four siblings who all seem to get along incredibly well. Simon was at the desk when we arrived and made us feel very welcome, personally showing us to our room which was cosy, comfortable and with great views. During... More

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Additional Information about Oaklands Country Manor

Address: Oban / Schaapdrift Road | Off the N3 Highway, Van Reenen 3372, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Van Reenen
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Van Reenen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A 4 star holiday and leisure destination in sunny South Africa. Nestling in a beautiful mountain setting at the top of the Drakensberg Escarpment. Midway between Johannesburg and Durban. It provides the ideal mix of tranquility and activity. We eagerly anticipate welcoming you to your ‘home away from home’ which boasts country club privileges, every creature comfort and a safe environment that is affordable. We offer catered & self-catering facilities. Stay for a day or stay for a month! ... more   less 
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