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3.0 of 5 Cottage   |   Golden Gate National Park | Clarens, 9707, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We joined the in-laws for some much needed rest time and were blown away by what we found. Our campsite was just above the banks of a beautiful stream and just a short walk to get to the hiking trails. The views we got from our bedroom window every morning were spectacular. Staff are really friendly and look after the... More 

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Pretoria
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights in a Longdavel of the Glen Reenen Rest Camp. The room was clean, bathroom with shower spacious. DSTV was convenient for viewing in the evening. Negatives:More kitchen utensils could be supplied. Servicing of the unit is poor, the cleaner only pitched up at 12h40, while we had our lunch. Why cant she come in the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

I recently stayed at the Glen Reenen Rest Camp with the plan to do some bird photography. The Restcamp is surrounded by majestic mountains and the afternoon sun makes for spectacular scenery. The Longdawel I stayed in was well equipped and clean. Beds were comfortable and I enjoyed the stay. The unit is true self catering with stove, microwave, fridge,... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

The campsite at Glen Reenen is one of our favorites in South Africa. Situated under large shade trees on the banks of the Klerk river, and under the shadow of mushroom rock, an awe inspiring red sandstone edifice, the setting is unparalleled. Sites are large, flat and grassy, but best of all is the new ablution blocks. They are clean,... More 

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in the self catering part. The family cottage was oke, it might have been a bit to big for just the 2 of us. The main things were available, fridge, tv, kitchensupply, braai although it would have been nice to see some detergent. As the store only had larger bottles for a month. And there... More 

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Ceres, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Camping at Glen Reenen base camp was an experience I will not soon forget. From struggling to get the tent to stay up in the wind, to the buffet dinner at the hotel, to walking the Wodehouse trail. Wow! Wow! Wow! The cell signal was even better than at home (just so you know)! The highlight was definitely standing at... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Excelent environment and view from the venue. Nice spread well laid out and quality of food is excellent. Service was very good and priced right Just not possible to taste and test every piece of food on the spread Over the past few years we had lunch, supper and breakfast at the hotel and always experiance excelent food and service

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Durban
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The surroundings are beautiful and many of the most popular walks start right across the road. The rondawels are compact but well-apportioned and well-maintained. Fridge, toaster, kettle, full stove, with decent cutlery and crockery. No baths, only shower. The braai area adjacent each rondawel is not great - is surrounded by a high screen - which makes it feel quite... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great experience in this beautiful Golden Gate area! Good quality for the price, easy access to every Hiking trail...loved it! You can see Zebra, Wildebeest, Springbok and also Jackal :-) I've been there a few times with different type of people: friend, girlfriend, parents, they all loved it

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The best thing about this camp (the rest of it is not bad at all, by the way) is its wonderful location, right in the middle of the park. Consequently, it's the starting point for great, short or longer, hikes in the beautiful sandstone mountains. Fabulous in early mornings and late afternoons. Watch out for the babboons though, they're not... More 

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Address: Golden Gate National Park | Clarens, 9707, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Free State
Hotel Class:3 star — Glen Reenen Golden Gate NP 3*
Number of rooms: 14

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