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River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa

6 The Avenue, Stellenbosch 7602, South Africa
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River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa
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Ranked #47 of 107 Stellenbosch B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a few nights in April, had a great time. Lovely friendly staff (and cute little cat). Our room was really big & luxurious and there were lovely communal spaces to enjoy some food and a drink, very close to town as well which was great for us. The staff were brilliant as they booked us restaurants... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable stay in this unique hotel, only a short walk from the town centre in a quiet residential part of town. The staff were extremely helpful and the rom was very comfortable. The only criticism we had was that our door to the room was very hard to open and close without banging it hard becasue... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights in April 2015 and really enjoyed our stay in this friendly and stylish boutique hotel. It has a family-run feel with spacious rooms, a large outdoor courtyard where you can enjoy breakfast as well as two outdoor pools. Our room had a large ensuite with a shower and bath, while the hotel features lots... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We stayed at River Manor for two nights during our honeymoon in South Africa. The staff was friendly and greeted us warmly. We arrived early and our room was not ready so went went for a quick lunch down the street. Our room was ready shortly after our return from lunch. We were given two glasses of champagne and some... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stopped here for two nights while visiting South Africa, on arrival the staff were very friendly and helpful and advised us where to eat while we were here, we received some wine and nibbles to our room which was a lovely surprise. We were given a room overlooking the pool which was lovely not as private as we would... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The location is fine, a couple of minutes easy walk into the attractive and interesting town centre. The staff were very friendly and helpful with enthusiastic and useful advice on local restaurants (try the Indian, it's excellent but you need to book on Fridays) and wine-tasting opportunities, Our room, upstairs and overlooking the pool, was good with the bonus of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

On arrival we were welcomed back by all the staff and given some champagne and nibbles, which was lovely, thank you very much. We had a garden room this time which opened onto the pool, and maybe at times this was not quite as private as we would have liked, especially when getting changed during the day with the windows... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We stopped here for one night only on our last day in SA. It was not our first choice but as we had booked quite late our preferred hotel was not available. This hotel presents some hits and misses. On the plus side, very welcoming and willing staff but who give the impression of being very in-experienced in the hospitality... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

As a wine buff, you can't visit South Africa and not visit Stellenbosch. We wiil come to Stellenbosch again - but not the River Manor. They "talk the talk but significantly fail to Walk the walk". We checked in and I asked for a ported to help with the luggage; 10 minutes later I asked for a porter again! The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Old Colonial type Hotel. Lovely staff. Delightful relaxed breakfast. We had an upstairs room which was lovely. be warned though there are no lifts here. Our only regret here was that we were only able to stay one night and did not get to enjoy the lovely surroundings of the hotel.

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