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Hillwatering Country House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   50 Marula Street | Mount Anderson, Sabie 1260, South Africa
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Ranked #3 of 16 Sabie B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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27 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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24 helpful votes 24 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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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We have spend one night at the stunning Hillwatering Country House. This is a real hidden treasure close to the Krugerpark and we can only recommend this nice guest house. The views from the rooms and outside patio is very beautiful. The owners are very attentive, picked us up to guide us, organized us a table in a near by... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

From the time you arrive at the guest house, during your stay until the time you leave ... throughout your stay, it feels like home. The owner run and managed bed and breakfast are always willing and able to offer assistance about what or where to look and what to look out for. Would gladly go back any day, great... More

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Second time staying here. We stayed in the "Superior Queen Room with Mountain View" (sames as we did 5 years ago), on the second floor. Room is quite spacious with good closet room. Small kitchenette can also be found in the closet containing beverages for purchase (wine, water, etc). Bathroom is attached and quite large. Continuing with the trend, the... More

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