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The Saffron House

15 Robbins Road, Salt Rock 4391, South Africa
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Ranked #7 of 12 Salt Rock B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015
AndyMumford Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We stayed two nights at Saffron House, the room was lovely and clean and opened on to the pool area. Ian and Jenny were very helpful and breakfast was lovely, laundry service was excellent and the wine selection available was great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Myself and my Fiance stayed here for 2 nights during January 2015, very quite and private for a B&B and loved it. Would recommend to anyone who likes staying in a B&B. Breakfast was good and the pool could be kept cleaner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Saffron House is a beautifully maintained guest house situated in the heart of Salt Rock. Within minutes of the beach and amenities. The rooms and bathrooms are very comfortable with your own tv and mini bar! Our hosts Ian and Jenny were extremely helpful and charming and nothing was too much. We were waited on hand and foot at the... More 

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Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron House, responded to this review

Hi Sonja, thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We are very pleased you enjoyed our guest house and we look forward to hosting you again in the future. Very best regards Ian More 

Harlow, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We stayed for one night at The Saffron House and would definitely do it again. Very comfortable and well equipped room and the host Ian was very helpful and Knowledgeable. I would recommend this Guest House to anyone.

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I've stayed here before. Its just as great as remembered. Very comfortable rooms, great showers and yes all the reviews about the breakfast is true, its a spread. Best rooms here are the three tucked away in the back of the property overlooking the pool.

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Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron House, responded to this review

Hi Gus, thank you for your kind words, we really appreciate it. We look forward to you staying with us again in the near future. Very best regards Ian More 

Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Just one night in this nice B&B is too short. The host Ian, was very friendly and helpful, the room was clean and comfortabel, the beach was on walking distance. But the best part of our stay was the next morning: at breakfast we had the best French toast (with cinnamon and Sugar) ever!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We were travelling in two couples with a toddler. Very comfortable stay. Squeaky clean. Serviced. Breakfast included (decent spread). The hosts were very very helpful and welcoming. They were very earnest in their recommendations. Beach was a short walk from our accommodation. And what a beach, brilliant waves and it also had a tidal pool. Great experience

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

A lovely cosy guest house in Salt Rock with a beach only a short walk away and a couple of good local restaurants. We spent 6 days here and despite not having a car we were able to use recommend tour guides to explore Kwa Zulu Natal - highlights were the Drakensburg Mountains, Hluhluwe Safari Park and St Lucia Wetlands.... More 

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Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron House, responded to this review

Hi Rina, thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you had such a great time in KwaZulu-Natal. You certainly used your time to the full and visited some of our best attractions using The Saffron House as your home base. We hope you may return one day so we can suggest some more places you can visit... More 

Somerset West, South Africa
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I arrived late and had to go to the airport very early. Ian was very helpful and even made me a breakfast on the go when he noticed I had an early flight to catch. Room is clean, huge bathroom and I like the wooden balcony in front of the room. The only thing I missed was a desk in... More 

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Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron House, responded to this review

Hi Rob, thanks for completing a view for your very brief stay. We are very pleased you enjoyed the hospitality at The Saffron House and we hope you will choose to stay with us again if you are in the area. And yes, we do have a spare desk if you need it or we will put you in a... More 

Costa del Sol
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141 reviews 141 reviews
48 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Our room was very comfortable and this and the bathroom were reasonably well appointed. The shower, with no curtain or screen left the bathroom floor very wet and slippery every time it was used - a screen or enclosure is really needed. The approach to the room from the car park required a lot of steps - difficult for the... More 

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Jack0705, Owner at The Saffron House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your five night stay at our guest house. I must admit I was quiet surprised at the amount of negativity mentioned here as it did not appear that you were unhappy during your stay, Unfortunately I really am unable to do anything about the five steps at the side of the house and the... More 

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