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Woodlands Cottages & Backpackers

PO Box 330, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
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  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible1%
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located a distance from the Boesmansrivier and RDP homes is Woodlands Country Cottages. Very interesting aquaphonics setup. Wooden cottage was decent. The shower was frustrating - gas water heater only heats water for about a minute at a time. Response we got makes it seems...More

Thank BlackKoffie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the stay in a nice cottage named Hideaway and felt like in jungle in this green area. The place is not too far away from the ocean. When you are there by car you can do lots of things. Friendly hosts welcome you.

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Reviewed August 7, 2017

This was a very nice environment to stay for the night, definitely value for money. The gardens and nature surrounding the Cottage are awesome. The path down to the water was also an unforgettable experience.

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Thank frannac2017
Response from WoodlandsCottages, Manager at Woodlands Cottages & BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review people , appreciated , and see you soon. Kind regards allen and team

Reviewed April 1, 2017

We visited Kenton-on-Sea for the first time ever and booked at Woodlands for our anniversary. Although the bush cabins are really ideal for a romantic weekend away from the hustle-and-bustle, they are definitely more rustic than one would expect from the photo's and not as...More

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Thank Riaan D
Response from WoodlandsCottages, Manager at Woodlands Cottages & BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Riaan, thank you for the review, yes it was a cold evening, probably our coldest this year. Sadly the rain also was desperately needed. Please try our place on a warmer weekend, and you will definitely change your mind. The whole property, being in...More

Reviewed March 19, 2017

O where to begin. My husband booked this accommodation based on photo’s looking decent. Please see attached photo’s of how it really looks and I don’t even need to say anything further. I would not complain if the price was more realistic Not R475 p.p.p.n....More

Thank SerafynCera
Response from WoodlandsCottages, Owner at Woodlands Cottages & BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SerafynCera, sorry about your stay, seems like everything went wrong. We apologise for this and will wrap up this act asap. Numerous items were totally out of the standards we want for Woodlands. We try, grow and learn. Once again i am sorry about...More

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette ,
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  • Number of rooms
  • 10
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Greater Addo >
  • Kenton-on-Sea
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"We stayed in the "Boma" cottage. There is a quaint path leading to the cute cottage, which has a..."
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"All chalets are very good and well disguised in the surounding bush/vegetation"
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"Ask for a cottage"
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"The area by cottages is a bit overgrown; lots of spiders and wasps building or having nests."
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