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Rusthuiz Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   13 Piet Retief Street | Krigeville, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Ranked #11 of 103 Stellenbosch B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Ron579 Stellenbosch, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed for 4 nights which exceeded our expectations. It is less than 10 min from the centre of Stellenbosch where you are spoilt for restaurant choices. The windows and doors are double glazed ensuring you have quiet stay. The garden is beautiful and extremely well maintained. The welcome and service while we were there was very... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ron Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! I am so happy to hear that you have enjoyed your stay, especially the sunny mornings.. I must admit: I also love the morning sun streaming into (especially) the balcony rooms. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Warm regards René and Team More

Aventura, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of my family made a first stay in Southern South Africa and in the city of Stellenbosch. We stayed at the Rusthuiz Guest House and it was the best ever! It was clean, well decorated, and had one of the best buffet breakfasts with fresh fruit every day. It has one of the most pleasant staffs and the owner... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Darwin Everyone here at Rusthuiz is delighted to read that you and your family had a comfortable stay with us! We are glad that you have enjoyed our breakfast selection.. especially since breakfast is the most important meal of the day.. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we hope to welcome you back to... More

Tempe, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Rusthuiz Guest House was perfect for our 2 day adventure in Stellenbosch. The staff was extremely helpful in all of our inquiries and requests. The home cooked breakfast and fresh fruit was delicious. We highly recommend Rusthuiz for your stay in Stellenbosch.

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Dianab4cd It was with great pleasure that we read your review on Rusthuiz. All the staff are so happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us and in Stellenbosch! We hope that you had an awesome holiday in South Africa. Kindest René and Team More

Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This facility was excellent. Attention to detail, excellent staff and great atmosphere made our stay there a pleasure. When my wife was unwell they looked after her above the call of duty. Good value too and very good breakfasts. Easy 5 minute walk to town. Despite winter cold, rooms are warm and fireplace in lounge very nice and cheerful.

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Rob I was our pleasure to accommodate you and your family on your visit to our beautiful Stellenbosch. Your feedback and review is much appreciated and we are all really happy that you enjoyed your stay at Rusthuiz! I am glad that you were warm in your room and enjoyed the fireplace as well - especially since your wife... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stayed here two nights in May 2014 and overall it's a great place to stay. Helpful staff and a hearty breakfast and within easy walking distance to town for restaurants etc. The rooms were spacious, well appointed and clean. Our room was downstairs was a little dark and cold but given it was winter time probably to be expected.... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear LParkinson Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Rusthuiz on Tripadvisor. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay, but wished that we knew that you were cold, so that we could put in an extra heater in your room. We hope to welcome you back in future.. Kindest René and Rusthuiz Team More

Napier, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed only one night in April. We had a warm welcome by the team and a room on the first floor complete with balcony. The bedroom was well decorated and a good size. The only concern for us was being able to clearly hear the people in the room next to us and we fronted a very busy road.... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Lewandleanne Thank you for sharing your experience at Rusthuiz with us. We appreciate your feedback and always strive to fulfill our guests expectations. Parking space is a general problem in Stellenbosch and we try to manage it as best possible by giving our guests the option to leave their car keys in the safe for the manager on duty... More

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91 reviews 91 reviews
37 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This a B & B with excellent accommodation friendly staff in a secure environment, wifi, excellent breakfast and close to town to walk into for dinner. I would have no hesitation in recommending this place to anyone.

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Dear Clitheroe Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your feedback and are so happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to welcome you back to Rusthuiz somewhere in he future. Kind regards René More

Gaborone, Botswana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I'm choosy about lodging so when I was looking for a place to stay in Stellenbosch for a ladies' weekend, I had a lot of requirements! The location had to be good. It was, less than 10 minutes walk to restaurants or into shopping ares but still in a nice quiet neighborhood with a beautiful view of a park. The... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Deacs89 What fun we had with your group staying at Rusthuiz! We are welcome back any time! Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Kindest regards René and The Rusthuiz Team More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights with 4 other ladies. They gave us the 2 adjoining balcony/patio rooms. We did not ask for this but it was much appreciated. Very lovely and well appointed rooms. Separate bath and shower in both rooms. The staff was so lovely and accomodating. Even with us wild and crazy ladies. We thoroughly enjoyed the... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Femmevazaha What an interesting and fun group you were! I was our pleasure to accommodate you and we are really happy that you all enjoyed your visit to Stellenbosch and Rusthuiz. Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Kindest regards René and The Rusthuiz Team More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

What a Place!!!! OMW as from arrival we felt welcome, the staff was very friendly and helpful. The bed and linen was AWESOME! the Pillows felt like clouds lol I love every second of my stay there and the next morning the breakfast was mouth watering, I would Definately staying there again when we go to Stellenbosch again. Keep Up... More

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Rene0705, Owner at Rusthuiz Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Berenice It was lovely to accommodate you and your colleagues at Rusthuiz. We are delighted that you slept so comfortable and enjoyed the bedding.. Hope to welcome you back on your next visit. Kind regards from a cold and rainy Stellenbosch. René More

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Address: 13 Piet Retief Street | Krigeville, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rusthuiz Guest House 4*
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