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Ashbourne Country Escape

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great danes”(8 reviews)
“panorama route”(19 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Kitchenette
Free Wifi
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewshoneymoon cottagegreat danespanorama routeinterior designerstone cottageoverlooking the mountainsattending a weddingunpaved roadkruger parkgreat bedself cateringbreakfasts were greatplunge poolgreat tipsthe main housewished we had stayed longerjumping off point
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Nice people, Rob and Dawne, and very helpful to plan your investigation of the surrounding areas. A cosy place with a lot of nice flowers and trees around. We were there in February, summerseason here with a lot of rain which makes the roads ful...More

Thank ingridlarsen2018
Reviewed April 29, 2018

We (family of 4) stayed here earlier this month (Apr 18). Can't recommend it highly enough. Ashbourne itself is charming -a real labour of love. But it was the warm welcome (from Rob's A-grade daytrip tips to Dawn's assistance when an owl made an unexpected...More

Thank engelbaillie
Response from lwabi, Owner at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded May 1, 2018

Thank you Ana, for this lovely review. It was such a pleasure meeting you and yours, and I hope our lives cross again in the not too distant future. The owl taking up residents on the beam in your lounge reminded me of a Thelwill...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic one night stop over on the way to the Kruger park. We wished it could have been longer. It’s a a beautifully decorated oasis, perfectly positioned. The Rob was extremely helpful in helping plan our route up to the Kruger...More

Thank Lindy P
Response from lwabi, Owner at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded April 9, 2018

Dear Lindy Thank you so much for your wonderful review, and for taking the time to write it. It is always so nice when we have guests like yourselves who appreciate our beautiful place, and it makes all our hard work so worthwhile. We certainly...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018

We stayed at Ashbourne this March and had the most amazing time. Rob and his wife Dawn along with Erica met us and showed us around, the views were amazing, so we’re the rooms - we had a suite which we were not really expecting!...More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Stayed 3 nights while doing 2 days of safari at Kruger and exploring the Panorama Route. Everyone at Ashbourne was very friendly, especially Rob and Dawne, who went out of their way to make us feel welcome each day. The family cottage was very spacious...More

Thank llibera
Response from lwabi, Front Office Manager at Ashbourne Country EscapeResponded March 29, 2018

Dear Ilibera Thank you so much for this wonderful review, and for taking the time to write it.....it makes all our hard work really worthwhile when it is appreciated. Having great guests, as yourselves, also makes it easy to go the extra mile. We certainly...More

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Come - stay with us here at Ashbourne - and enjoy our beautifully comfy beds, our scrumptious breakfasts, and our stunning views stretching right across the lowveld to the hills deep within the Kruger National ...More Park. Come - you will be so glad you did! Less
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Certificate of Excellence
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jolie J
April 26, 2017|
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Response from lwabi | Property representative |
Free wifi? Yes Regards Rob
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September 9, 2016|
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Response from TakenForARide | Reviewed this property |
SimonRHalifax hit the nail on the head. I would add that the Lowveld offers more than just Kruger (which gets a bit boring after the 1000th or so rooibok). Checking with Rob or Dawne at Ashbourne is a good idea. There are... More
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