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The Green Acorn Guest House

7 Fontein Street, Ficksburg, South Africa
The Green Acorn Guest House
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The whole was fully booked including The Green Acorn. But they where very helpful and made a plan. Thanks. Nice place. Xugyjsciigvudtxyctzgxydyzgxhfjvjchchufdudhfufucucycucj kvjcjchxhcjvhcgcjcjcfufudydudhdhdhchcuc

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Wilderness, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Planning a trip to Ficksburg! “Green Acorn Guesthouse”. One should not enter this guesthouse with pre conceived ideas, but open the mind to the adventure of the down to earthliness, upcycling in its most creative form, good value for money and staff waiting to go the extra mile. The owner Sandra, welcomes you with open arms, in a sincere and... More 

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Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We were disappointed with our stay. Having grown up in Ficksburg and armed with local knowledge, we thought that this was a good place to stay. The service was good, but the facility is in urgent need of repairs and renovation. The rustic theme blends into a feeling of neglect and decline. Our room had missing blinds, very sharp metallic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Been to B&B across South Africa and abroad and found that this little beauty is for the traveller that is tired of the same old environment that reminds you that you away from home. This quirky place has old themes and gives u a sence of the old periods in our histroy but with modern comforts that you would find... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Green Acorn has adopted a 'tinny' decor idea which is very quaint. We went in a group of over 20 people and they were certainly not ready for the crowd. Some of us had comfortable beds, but others had old matresses which were uncomfortable, some rooms not aired and some with old holey towels. The whole place was in need... More 

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