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Birches and Willows B&B

19 Scottson Road, Underberg 3527, South Africa
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Birches and Willows B&B
Ranked #8 of 11 Underberg B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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England
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Birches is quite remote - 5k down a dirt track from Underberg. The room is fine - but breakfast is only served at the Lemon Tree Cafe in Underberg - and it is frustrating that it doesn't open until 8.30am. All restaurants and shops etc are also in Underberg, so you are likely to be up and down the dirt... More

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

we spent valentine weekend in the Birches Cottage on Brittlewood Estate owned by the friendliest most welcoming couple around - Huck and Elsabe Orban. the Room and Estate are unbelievably comfortable (king size bed with down duvets provides extreme comfort) and beautiful! we took a stroll down the path to the river past the patience pool stopping at each one... More

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Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

We eventually found Willows down a 5 Km ish muddy, cow-poo ridden lane( just after milking). There was no one to meet and greet us on arrival, eventually we found an empty room with a note left on the bed for us . In this note were instructions about the breakfast arrangements - if you were happy with a continental... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2011

We stayed at Birches Cottage over Christmas 2010, Huck and Elsabe Orban has created a sanctury! We had the best night sleep in years! The food was amazing, the cottage clean and the bed so comfortable! We will definitaley go back there! Money well spent, friendly and homely and the view of the mountains and river is spectacular!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2009

Birches Cottage is situated 4 km out of the town of Underberg. The cottage is very well appointed, spacious with a lounge, kitchenette area, big bedroom and large bathroom. The furniture is very comfortable and the fittings and fixtures are all of good quality. The property is beautiful, with well laid out walks down to the river and views over... More

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Additional Information about Birches and Willows B&B

Address: 19 Scottson Road, Underberg 3527, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Underberg
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Underberg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In a quiet corner of the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg World Heritage Park, with the cascading Umzimkulu river bounding one side and blue mountain sky the other, lie Birches and Willows cottages. Designed to satisfy the needs of the most discerning traveller, Birches and Willows are luxuriously appointed and serviced daily to international standards. Set in a private garden on the six-hectare riverfront. ... more   less 

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