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51 on Forest Drive Lodge

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Forest Drive, Pinelands 7450, 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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Great accommodation, friendly staff and excellent food. Highly recommended. The staff went out of the way to make me feel welcome. The location is also very convenient, with Pinelands being close enough to the sity centre.

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Worcester, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Forest Drive Lodge for a week. What a pleasant stay! My room was spacious, neat and warm with all needs catered for. Special thanks for the friendly and professional reception by Theresa, Michael in the dining room and the two chefs Nadeeb and Andrew. Dinner and breakfast was exeptional with a wide variety of dishes.

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forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review Danie. It was such a pleasure having you stay with us & we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully next time you can come for a holiday & not work. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful stay . Was very impressed from the time that I rang the bell . Was welcomed by Michael , he introduced himself offered to carry my bags entered the room and it had all the personal touches . How refreshing to have milk for your coffee and not the powered stuff . A welcome chocolate . Its... More 

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forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the good review Karen. It is always lovely to get such good feedback, as we try our best to meet all our guests' needs. We look forward to seeing you again at the end of July. More 

Gauteng
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The service is great and the food is also great. Received great service from Michael and the local chef. The food was great and is good value. The room was spacious and very clean. The guest house is centrally situated and was perfect for my travel needs. Breakfast was also good.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a family of 7 (6 adults plus 1 toddler) and had a 2 bedroom apartment and a cottage. Both accomodations were very spacious and clean. The rooms are very large and comfortable and have nearly everything you would need. Bathrooms are very nice size with toiletries provided. There is DSTV(satellite) available. The 2 bed apartment had 3 tvs.... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious and clean appartment. Excellent value for money. Perfect location, with easy access. Friendly and helpful staff. Peaceful and quiet area. Recommendable. Good breakfast. Shopping centre very close.

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Rustenburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We have received excellent service since our arrival. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The facilities are very well equiped and catered to all our needs. The rooms are beautiful and very luxurious. The location of the lodge is close to everything you might need and a very peacful and quiet neighborhood. I can honestly recommend the lodge... More 

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forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review Marius. It was such a pleasure having you & your dad stay with us for the last month & a half. You are both lovely people & we hope to see you again soon for a nice holiday with the family. Hope you have a safe trip home. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I was staying 56 on forest drive this week and the service was proper, and dont talk about the breakefast mmmm!!!!! The cook, knows her work, its a small place but with big fully loaded rooms and the service of a 20 star hotel, u dont even have to call for room service bcoz u have everything, Keep it up.

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Lusaka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

51 on Forest provides comfortable and convenient lodging in Cape Town. This was my third time to stay at 51 and I found all more than satisfactory. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet. The staff was welcoming and friendly. The breakfast was excellent, with a wonderful variety of hot dishes. Our evening meal in the on-site restaurant was also... More 

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Wavre, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Good staf lodge very clean and spacious perfect location near restaurant supermarket and center of Cape Town the staf was helpful and very frendly quiet and safety area nothing négative very good view table mountain

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