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Riversong Guest House

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4.0 of 5
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14 Esme Road, Newlands 7700, South Africa
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Ranked #3 of 25 Newlands B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Annemarie B Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My friend Lourine Gous and myself spoilt ourselves with a few days leisure in Cape Town and we had a super stay at Riversong Guest House. For years we have stayed with Inri and her friendly team, where great hospitality, best location, luxurious rooms, delicious breakfast, secure parking and so much more make our stay most enjoyable.

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Annie Thank you for the lovely review. Always a pleasure to host you. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

Oudtshoorn, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

From arrival - excellent service - friendly workers - beautiful and perfect food - peace and quiet - safe - we had a wonderful stay - can really recommend anyone to stay at Riversong guest House in Newlands - really walking distance to rugby stadium. Gys & Janka Niemand

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Janka Thank you for taking time to write a review. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to host you for many more rugby weekends. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

Wolseley, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Lovely and comfortable. Very central and easy to find. Good safe parking and a fantastic breakfast. Warm reception and the room is well furnished - very comfortable. Overall, a wonderful stay. Thank you

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Maurice and Peter Thank you for writing a review. We enjoyed hosting you and hope to do so again in the near future. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Love this guesthouse, I travel to Cape Town at least once a month and will try and stay at Riversong all the time from now on. Wonderful rooms, attention to detail for comfort is amazing - everything from disprin in the bathroom, extra toothbrushes in case yours was left at home, excellent restaurant recommendations and the most hospitable service.

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Claire Thank you for your review. Always a pleasure to host you. Looking forward to your next stay. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Staying at Riversongs was a great experience. Super staff, and very friendly and accomodating. and very pleasant rooms with every convenience. Also well located. It added immensely to a great experience. Imri was the perfect hostess and gave excellent advice.

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Duncan Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We loved hosting your group. If I am in the Richmond area I will look you up. Best regards to you all from Inri and The Riversong Team More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I had been here for a week. I felt myself I was at home. The hospitality was great. Congrats to the owner and the staff! It was clean, safe and peaceful... The view of the mountain was perfect. Many thanks to Riversong Guest House!

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Muazzez Thank you for taking time to write a review. We enjoyed hosting you. I hope to be in your beautiful city soon. We look forward to you staying with again in the near future. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team More 

Greenville, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My partner and I stayed here for 5 nights after an 11 day Safari. Inre and her staff couldn't have made us feel anymore welcomed than they did. The staff were friendly,accommodating, and helpful. And none of it seemed forced or like a job, it felt as if it was just their nature. Inre, above all, greeted us on our... More 

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Jeff and John Thank you so much for the lovely review. It was a great pleasure to host you both. I will look into the internet problem. Best regards from Inri and The Riversong Team More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We had a brilliant stay at Riversong. Spent a week there while doing some wedding planning. The rooms are beautifully set up, there's a beautiful view of the mountain, the staff are very friendly and the breakfast is something to look forward to every morning... It is a bit overpriced, but with the discovery vitality discount we got it actually... More 

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Chris Thanks for writing a review and for all the lovely wedding cake samples. We enjoyed hosting you both for the 6 days and wish you all the best with your wedding arrangements. Sorry to hear you still felt we were overpriced after going to great lengths to accommodate your booking which was booked through Discovery/Vitality for a single... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

5 Star accomodation and service. Beautiful and convenient location. The staff was friendly, efficient and helpful. The breakfasts were thoughtful and delicious. Disability friendly. We would not stay anywhere else.

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Adele Thank you for taking time to write a review. We loved hosting your Mom, son and yourself and look forward to hosting you and your girls some day soon. Weather is stunning today, not a breath of wind. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This is, by far, the best guest house we have ever visited. The owner and her staff have thought of every possible need for their guests. A lovely facility staffed by a friendly and capable staff. Our room was spacious, beautifully decorated and especially comfortable.

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Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Leslie and Frank Loved hosting your group. Thanks for taking time to write a review. Much appreciated. Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving Weekend. Best regards Inri and The Riversong Team. More 

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