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Malherbe Guesthouse

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   17 Long Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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Ranked #5 of 23 Montagu B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Phalaborwa, South Africa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the first moment we arrived at Malherbes guesthouse, Micky & Joop gave us en wonderful warm welcome feeling. The room with view on the pool was stunning. Big, very clean, good bed with heating sheet, television with BVN, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee, large bathroom with bath, etc… The breakfast was even better, you start whit a fresh fruit dish... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely guesthouse, full of character & charm. We stayed for two nights & could easily have stayed longer. Our room was spacious & immaculate, the setting very peaceful as it looked out on the attractive, sub tropical gardens & pool area. There were reasonably-priced wines & other refreshments available from the honesty bar fridge, effective air conditioning/heating... More

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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This guesthouse is on the main road through Montagu but don't be put off by that as it has been designed to give peace and quiet and seclusion at the back of the property which is like a secret garden with a nice pool. The rooms have separate entrances and are of a good size and the whole place is... More

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Parow, South Africa
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights but we could easily have stayed longer. Very peaceful place and room next to pool made all the difference. Micky and Joop were great hosts and the breakfast really something different and enjoyable. Spacious room with all you needed..

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Preston UK
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed here for just 1 night on our way to Knysna. I wished we could have stayed a little longer. We stayed in a garden room and it was lovely and full of character. Nice pool area with shade if you need it and a very pleasant mature garden area, again with shade should you want it. The owners... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
38 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The was the second time we have stayed at this guest house. The addition of air conditioning has made it even better. Great hosts and nothing is too much trouble. Definitely recommended. Exceptional value.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed at Malherbe Guesthouse for two nights. It is just the perfect place in Montagu to relax and enjoy comfort and a touch of luxury. Our bedroom was beautifully furnished and spacious, the bathroom all new and well equipped. Micky and Joop were very friendly hosts. All in all it was a perfect place for us and we would... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Located on Route 62 very close to the town centre. The rooms are located off the road, with secure parking. There is a lovely garden with a pool - a little oasis in which to relax. The bedrooms have lovely big beds with a very well appointed bathroom. Private, comfortable and very clean. The hosts were very welcoming and helpful.... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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182 reviews 182 reviews
67 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Nice Victorian house on the main road. Lovely main house with nice garden – which however needs a bit of refurbishment – and a very good swimming pool. Rooms are in separate houses, mine was very nice, two steps from the pool, very clean and nicely decorated room, good bathroom. The place is run by a Dutch couple, the lady... More

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London, England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

I loved everything about this place. My husband and I travelled from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town and we stayed in some very good hotels on the way but this was my favourite. It is a lovely historic building with beautifully decorated, spacious rooms. We had a room separate from the main house overlooking the garden with a little patio... More

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Address: 17 Long Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Montagu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Malherbe Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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