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The Tree of Idleness Guest House

1645 Windsor Avenue | Henley on Klip, Henley on Klip, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Simon's Town, South Africa
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I was very concerned about my stay at this B&B considering my needs included being complicated by organising a party of 6 diverse people, specifically considering the previous mixed reviews. I was VERY pleasantly surprised at how the owner run facility went out their way to accommodate my needs. The rustic country style and old fashioned hospitality oozed from every... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Nothing like advertised in their brochure - it's a ramshackle dump, old, rundown, dirty & smells of old furniture & incense everywhere. The staff have no idea of guest relations - a helper/cleaner was scouring her heels right at the porch entrance to the rooms - eeeuuuww!!! Charging R580 per couple per night & then I was given the 'early... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

The Tree of Idleness gave me back my Soul. I escaped to this little piece of Heaven here during the Break-up of my Marriage. I found Peace, Solace, Whispering Trees, Birdsong and Care in this Green Paradise at extremely Low Rates. The Owner, a charming loving Hostess, stayed out of my face giving me the peace of feeling That I... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Will never recommend it !!! These people are scammers !they have NO idea what is cleanliness. The food is shocking. Room service is appaling. Security non existent !!the staff is not qualified and very unfriendly. The owner is never around and ignore complaints!!

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Henley on Klip
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

The Tree of Idleness Guest House is an amazing guesthouse in Henley on Klip. I was entranced by the abundant rich garden setting - wild and tame at the same time as well as the luxury of the en-suite chalets. The one we stayed in had an incredible fire place and private garden where I managed to sun tan nude.... More 

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