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Hillwatering Country House

4.0 of 5 50 Marula Street | Mount Anderson, Sabie 1260, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Big bedroom with lovely deck and views across to the forests and mountains. Very comfortable and peaceful. Ane and Riana were wonderful hosts and very helpful with their suggestions and daily input on weather! Great breakfasts and location. Excellent base for day trips to the many scenic attractions (waterfalls, mountain passes, view sites and historical towns) within a 50 km... More

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Leopoldsburg, Belgium
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We spent one night in this B&B and left it with a double feeling. Rooms and bathroom are clean and huge with all needs provided. Hosts are friendly and trying quiet hard to please you. They advised us for dinner a very nice restaurant and supported us with our route planning the next day. We had a room at the... More

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Richards Bay, South Africa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I spent one night at Hillwatering Country House on our way to Kruger National Park. This was actually our second stop as my husband wanted us to explore Sabie and Hazyview before finally proceeding to Kruger. The place is very near town and is easily accessible. It is also in a nice looking neighborhood. Our room was... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We spent a night here on the way to Kruger National Park. It is a perfect stopping point between Johannesburg and Kruger, and a great starting point for the Panorama Drive. Everything about the inn was very nice - spacious, clean, and great breakfast. Ane, the new owner, works very hard to make your stay comfortable. He had great recommendations... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We spent two nights at Hillwatering in April 2014 en route to Kruger National Park. From the minute we arrive Ane and Rhianna took great care of us and went out of their way to make our stay as comfortable as possible. Their local area knowledge was more than helpful and meant we managed to visit all of the local... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We spent one night in Hillwatering Country House while coming back from Kruger National Park and our experience was awesome. Facility is a luxury country house and owners are extremely helpful, positive and supportive. I find it the main differentiation of this place. I asked extra bed inside of a double room because there was no twin room and they... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We found this B&B to be lovely. Ane and Rhianna, the owners, were outgoing, helpful and took great pride in their property. The breakfast was wonderful and the location and views of the mountains and waterfalls were beautiful. It was clean and quiet and very cozy. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this guesthouse, and we plan to stay there next... More

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Oxfordshire
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This hotel is run by a very friendly Dutch couple who bent over backwards to make us feel welcome. Our room was very large and luxurious with a very large balcony with a view over a lush garden. This was a lovely place to relax after staying in the Kruger National Park which sometimes felt extremely Spartan in its accomodation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

The house and the room are really warm and confortable, the position is in a very good position as starting point to visit Panorama Route. The house owners are friendly and they gave us a lot of precious suggestions and advices about the most interesting points for plannig in the best way our journey. Really raccomanded!!

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Marbella, Spain
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We chose this hotel due to the fact that its on the Panorama route and it advertised itself as having mountain views. Well, it didn't disappoint, the views were spectacular. An ideal base to explore the Panorama route, as well as Kruger Park, this guest house is exceptionally run by its 'new' owners.

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Address: 50 Marula Street | Mount Anderson, Sabie 1260, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Sabie
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Hotel Class:4 star — Hillwatering Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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