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Fairview Hotel & Village

4.0 of 5 Old Gravelotte Rd, P.O.Box 329 | Manorvlei Farm ext 8, Tzaneen 0850, South Africa (Formerly Fairview River Lodge)
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The hotel is well suited for a business traveller in this area offering the type of amnemnities one would expect. The hotel provides for more luxurious accommodation at The Village which is preferred. It is situated in a beautiful area and the ambience ensured a most enjoyable stay.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Once upon a time this must have been a beautiful well run hotel and worth the 5 star ratting. The property is run down , food is awful and rooms not clean. Whoever is running it does the bare minimum - shame cause the staff are nice

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Lugo, Italy
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37 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I spent a night in this beautiful place surrounded by a 9 holes golf course, I was on business visit alone with a couple of my southafrican clients. The check-in took place quickly and I was granted a 5* stay at The Village, from the lobby it takes long by walk and you must go by golf car....., when I... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

i have stayed at fairview three times already...as this is the only place the agency got in the area. first time there was a weeding they booked a business class client in the middle of the weeding where everybody made noice. second time the taps were leaking and phones not working. as i travel a lot a dont take breakfast... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Our 3 night stay at Farieview Hotel was a wonderful experience. Everything was just great! The room was perfect and we really felt to be home - it was just perfect! (See room advice)) The staff was very helpful, friendly and really spoiled us. Also the food was excellent! As foreigner we love meet - there was no fillet steak... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I attended a wedding held at the Fairview Hotel in March 2014. The venue for the venue was beautiful but what an awful experience with the accommodation! What a disappointing visit we had to Fairview in Tzaneen. The 4 star room we had in the Village section was dirty and run down and had an awful smell.... More 

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Tzaneen, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I have regularly dined here in the past and particularly enjoy the fact that Cedrick, the head chef and great host always personally greets the patrons and ensures their requested dishes live up to their expectations. Food portions are ample and they also have a great range of exciting and pertinent wines. As someone who tends to... More 

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Marinda T, Guest Relations Manager at Fairview Hotel & Village, responded to this review

Dear Pierre We really appreciate your kind report. We hope to host you and your wife soon again ! Regards M.Thomas More 

Tzaneen
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

The waiter was uninformed and useless. The wine list is poor. The food was awful. We waited for 20 minutes for coffee which never arrived. We had to beg for the bill! (which was wrong!) Altogether a miserable experience!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Do not allow negative comments to put you off. The chalets are great, the staff friendly and helpfull, the food at the restaurant excellent food. Prices are reasonable, and the golf course is challenging, but great fun. We will definitely return.

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Marinda T, Guest Relations Manager at Fairview Hotel & Village, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review ! We appreciate your input. More 

White River, South Africa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Recently found this gem of a spot on the outskirts of Tzaneen clsoe to Magoeboeskloof as our stop-over for a bike rally for the Harley Chapter recently opened in Nelspruit. Lovely rooms, brilliant service from the staff, lots of large shady trees and fantastic lapa on the river below the lodge for a magic dinner experience. Well done to the... More 

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Marinda T, Public Relations Manager at Fairview Hotel & Village, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review , it was a pleasure to host you More 

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Address: Old Gravelotte Rd, P.O.Box 329 | Manorvlei Farm ext 8, Tzaneen 0850, South Africa (Formerly Fairview River Lodge)
Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Tzaneen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairview Hotel & Village 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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