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Bonne Esperance

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17 Van Riebeeck Street | Central Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600 , South Africa
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great value for money and well run and clean. I would have chosen a slightly bigger room and paid a little more if i could have seen online the exact size of the room, better. The staff were excellent and the location was great

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though room advertised as small double there was plenty of space; homemade biscuits to welcome plus tea and coffee and also fridge with minibar. Breakfasts were excellent with cereal, fresh fruit, yoghurt, pastries etc as well as cooked breakfast and different special both days. Great eating out on terrace overlooking the lovely gardens. Would definitely recommend.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived late and left early, but in that time the lady on the desk was very helpful and welcoming. Rooms were decorated charmingly in a style which fitted the building. Breakfast very good. Would have liked to stay longer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

, We had a wonderful stay at Bonne Esperance. The rooms are comfortable and it was great to enjoy coffee on our private little patio. The quiet atmosphere at the swimming pool was very relaxing after a busy day. The location was fantastic, 10 minutes walk to town. Breakfast served on the stoep in the beautiful garden was delicious. The... More 

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Grahamstown
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warm welcome, a well-designed Suite, pretty location and walking distance to both the University and good restaurants. Everything I could ask for and will definitely be staying there again. Recommended.

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the new apartments that is really beautifully furnished. We had a warm welcome and had lovely rooms to stay in. There is quite a lot of lights on during the night that might trouble some-one who prefers a very dark room, e.g. blue light on aircon, red light on emergency light unit, hall lights, outside garden lights).... More 

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Woking, Surrey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in March - friendly welcome and very cosy, bright room. Hotel has a nice feel about it, and enjoyed an hours peace and quiet sitting by the pool late afternoon. Free wifi and helpful staff - informed us as soon as we arrived that it was busy in town as there was a festival on, asked... More 

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delightful guest house in central Stellenbosch with beautiful garden, lovely 'olde world' atmosphere and very friendly and helpful staff. Excellent location in shady tree-lined avenue, within walking distance of all amenities - restaurants, street cafes, shops and the wine route! Very good breakfast. Plunge pool. Large wrap-around verandah and small cosy private back garden. Comfortable rooms with free wi-fi (good... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Stellenbosch for 2 days during our holiday in Soud-Africa. Bonne Esperance is a very nice place en we enjoyed our time so much! Breakfast was great, the rooms were very clean en the staff was extremely helpful. Also the swimming pool was beautiful en the homemade cookies in the room were excellent. If you go to Stellenbosch,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A large group stayed at Bonne Esperance in early March for a friend's wedding. I think we took up almost all the rooms! Nothing was too much trouble for the staff who even pressed all our shirts for the big day! Breakfast was plentiful and delicious and the rooms were very comfortable! Parking was a little bit tricky but we... More 

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