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Mpumalanga, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When we stayed in this B&B, there were few of the 10 rooms occupied. It surprised us because the rooms are ok, have garden access, are set in a wonderful, tranquil garden, and there is a large swimming pool. Maybe it is the lack of loungers outside. As I said, the rooms are ok but our bathroom could do with...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed December 14, 2016

My stay at Farers Folly was very short, yet left a lasting positive memory. I got a warm welcome from the first call to tmmy check out moment. I appreciated to be collected when I was getting lost in the area. Upon arrival, I was escorted to a breathtaking suite which was so comfy and so clean. The staff made...

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Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Service was friendly, helpfull, Excellent rooms and view. Thank you for everything. You and your service were wonderfull. Any person that need accommodation your stay at Farmers Folly Guest House will be a blast.

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Kempton Park, South Africa
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

I have visited the guest lodge with my business associates on the 12 November 2016.The lady owner of the guest house exceeded our expectations.She made it a point that we are taken care of.The lady was friendly and always mingled with us and we just felt we are at home.The guest lodge is peaceful,away from city noise.The place is beautiful...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We had a very pleasant stayThe room was spacious and had a very good feel to it The view out the window was very nice on to the pond.We enjoyed the frog choir!The staff was very friendly..Thank you We just missed the Kyknet TV channell

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Germiston, South Africa
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Peaceful, beautiful gardens, good facilities. Very secure and centrally situated. Could do with the installation of permanent air conditioners, and a permanent shower. Complaints dealt with swiftly and efficiently.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We came three couples, we enjoyed our stay very much , the breakfast was excellent, the place is very clean and there is a beautifull garden. The location is perfect. We will come again for sure!!!!!!

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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Very confortable, great garden, fantastic staff, nice bedroom, bathroom ok, fridge and microwave and ketle in the bedroom, very safe area, very good breakfast, excellent area for business meetings available.

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Farmersfolly, Manager at Farmers Folly Guest House, responded to this review

Good morning Marcel Thank you for your review. I will be sure to pass the kind remark to the chef. She will love it. Also we are proud to say that we are in process of updating a few areas of the guesthouse. Please feel free to contact us about our wonderful conference and event packages.

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Outstanding value for money. I felt welcome, safe, relaxed and comfortable. The room was so spacious I could do my workout in it, and the garden and interior public spaces were very inviting - so inviting that I actually *wanted* to sit down and work. Also the entire property was incredibly spacious and had high ceilings so it always felt...

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Farmersfolly, Manager at Farmers Folly Guest House, responded to this review

Good morning We thoroughly enjoyed your stay and we are pleased that you loved our guesthouse as much as we do. To advise us of your next time of arrival you can contact us at any time on 0833993232 or farmersfolly@iburst.co.za Upon your next stay please ask for a boom pass. We look forward to welcoming you back in the...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Lovely place to stay in a good suburb . Room overlooking large beautiful garden. Breakfast was great . Our stay was just too short. Central to all amenities . Will highly recommend this establishment to friends.

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Farmersfolly, Assistant Manager at Farmers Folly Guest House, responded to this review

Good day Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope to see you again in the near future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A home-from home experience set in a secure garden suburb, located in the Eastern Suburbs of Pretoria, offering guests a relaxed and stylish environment for short and long term accommodation. Centrally located in a gated security suburb of Lynnwood, heartland of the old eastern suburbs of Pretoria, you will be minutes away from all major businesses locations, schools, universities, hospitals and highway access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Farmers Folly Guest House

Address: 40 Farmer's Folly Street | Lynnwood, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
Price Range: $52 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Farmers Folly Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“The rooms that lead onto the garden are beautiful,especially near the pond with the bull frogs and koi fish.”
 of 5 bubbles samantha681, Sep 14, 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms with shared bathrooms, watch out!”
 of 5 bubbles Steenbra, Mar 8, 2016 | Read review
“I got room number 1. Very nice and with a good view of the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles ana_cristina77, Jul 10, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms face the garden courtyard and are at ground level so they are all very good. We enjoyed room 5.”
 of 5 bubbles Idah0biologist, Mar 23, 2015 | Read review
“Be aware of the constant drone of the pool equipment just below the window of room # 10 (even # 9) in the back of the pool area - it's running day & night.”
 of 5 bubbles Nomad_1711, Mar 15, 2012 | Read review
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