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Wild Horses Mountain Guest Lodge

Sterkfontein Dam, Harrismith 9880, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay. All the staff make you feel at home. They really are excellent hosts. The place is beautiful, the views amazing and our room was most comfortable. The food was excellent too. We wanted to spoil our 15th year anniversary and Wildhorses did just that!

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

We had a great weekend here...the view of the dam is spectacular, surrounded by rolling grassland and wild horses. The service is excellent, personal and sincere - epitomised by Blessing who is a delight and always has something interesting to chat about. We were there for our anniversary and they went to great effort to make it special for us.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I treated my husband to a 2 day stay at Wild Horses to celebrate his birthday.Wow , the experience has been extra-ordinary and exceeded all expectations. From the moment you arrive , you are treated as royalty with personalized service and breathtaking panoramic views are awe inspiring. The accommodation is classic and stylish, cuisine is delicious and being a vegetarian,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This was a start to our road trip and was really a great choice Very relaxing and stunning views. The highlight for me was Peter the Chef, he is fantastic. He is very creative. A great find. We will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We had our daughter's wedding here at the beginning of June 2015 and had an absolutely fabulous time. It was a small wedding with only 13 present but it was so meaningful. Nothing was a problem for Trish, Jonny or Leah. The staff were extremely helpful and great fun. Food was excellent and top London restaurant quality. It's a magical... More 

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WildHorsesLodge, Manager at Wild Horses Mountain Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us at Wild Horses Lodge for that special day. It was an absolute pleasure to have you all here with us and hope you will come back and visit again soon. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Wild Horses can only be described as one of the most beautiful and breathtaking places on earth. The view is beautiful, the rooms are wonderful, the food is delicious and the staff are incredibly friendly. We stayed for a long weekend at Wild Horses, which wasn't nearly long enough to take in the majesty of the place. We will definitely... More 

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WildHorsesLodge, Manager at Wild Horses Mountain Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us at Wild Horses Lodge, we only hope you come back and visit us soon. More 

Secunda, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We booked a 3 night stay at Wild Horses to start off our honeymoon. It was exactly as expected if not better, and we had an amazing stay. Blessing and Lizzy attended to our every need, and Peter the Chef cooked delicious food, which left us feeling spoilt. Even Elsie from housekeeping made us feel like royalty. We would not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We decided to celebrate my husband's 40th birthday at Wild Horses. Suffice to say our high expectations were met and surpassed. The venue is magnificent, the food was glorious, the staff were amazing and the view is stunning! So much effort went into every little detail. We felt utterly spoilt and will definitely be back for another five star experience.

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WildHorsesLodge, Manager at Wild Horses Mountain Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay with Wild Horses Lodge. We are hoping to see you again in the near future. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is a very intermit little lodge on the side of a mountain overlooking the Sterkfontein dam. There are only 4 rooms and so you often find yourself feeling like you are the only ones in this stunning villa. The chef prepares great dinners and breakfast is always more than enough. You can also opt to have a private romantic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Home from home in the most relaxing peaceful, friendly place in SA! The food is fantastic , and cruising the Sterkfontein Dams crystal waters on a luxury motor boat sipping an ice cold beer takes a lot of beating to better this experience! Will definitely be back , thanks John and Trish .

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