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Summerfield Botanical Garden

Certificate of Excellence
Matshpa Valley Rd, Manzini, Swaziland
Summerfield Botanical Garden
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Beautiful garden and nice and relaxing place to stay. The location is pretty close to Manzini centre and off a main road. The garden and rooms are well maintained, and the restaurant is dreamy! Food is good and prices are very reasonable. Breakfast is delicious and plenty. Service is so-so. In that some staff are very sweet and accommodating, others... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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31 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I have never stayed here but the restaurant is fantastic. The grounds alone are worth a visit but the food and service have never disappointed. The steaks and good and the seafood is excellent as well. Lovely atmosphere inside as well but worth having a drink outside beforehand.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This has got to be one of the top rated hotels/ resorts in Swaziland, accompanied by an equally spectacular restaurant. The chalets are luxuriously spacious and spaced far enough apart so as to feel alone - the abundance of vegetation and trees add to the serenity of the place as do the roaming peacocks and other birdlife. The level of... More 

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Gaillac, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We had some difficulty following the directions to the hotel (eventually arrived with the help of a police escort!) but it was so worth taking the trouble to find it. The gardens are stunning and make for a truly beautiful setting for the hotel. We were very pleased with the standard and quality of our room - it felt spacious... More 

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New York, NY / Johannesburg, SA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I love this place. Beautiful, spacious rooms with high, thatched, vaulted ceilings, roomy bathrooms with soft fluffy towels and great amenities. The shower was one of those which feel like heavy rainwater cascading onto you. The bed linen... sigh... I can't say enough about it. The sheets were so beautifully soft (I even considered asking the management where they get... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I didn't stay in the hotel but visited the gardens and had dinner. The gardens and waterway walks are simply beautiful. It is a very relaxed, quiet area to stroll through. Lovely landscaping and animal sculptures throughout. The restaurant was nice, clean and enough space so that even when slightly busy you have privacy. The menu was large and our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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86 hotel reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Only possible to find the hotel if you are coming through border closest to Johannesburg. If not hopeless. Not on any current GPS maps. Coordinates took me miles off road for three hours. Best to put town name in GPS And ask at Total fuel station for final destination. Disinterested staff upon arrival. Had room service supper which hit the... More 

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Johannesburg
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I took my partner for his very first trip to Swaziland and made reservations via email. Having never been there myself, I was not sure what to expect. I must admit, we were both bowled over by the sheer splendor and tranquility of the hotel. The facilities, our room, the grounds and the restaurant (which served the most delicious food;... More 

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Carefree, Arizona
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273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We found the choices of Luxury accommodations in Swaziland were almost non existent and Summerfield Botanical Garden looked like our best choice. We arrived, after some difficulty finding the place, to a warm and welcome reception. Our room, an Executive Suite, was large, private, comfortable and well decorated, the grounds were beautiful and immaculate. We had a drink in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

perfectly located in the mysterious Swaziland, rooms are large with great bathrooms. Close to all major attractions and tourist ideals. Resturant is great but ideal for groups and not the couple experience. Great service from the staff very accommodating especially when hosting our media.

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