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Rivierbos Guest House

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Overview
1 Hamman Street, Stellenbosch 7600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we arrived, I was excited to hear the sound of the river flowing under the huge old trees, and to smell the leaves and plants. Very calming, even though it was a fairly cold winters evening. The Egyptian geese welcomed us the next morning,...More

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Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear fourieif, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House and that we were able to cater for all your needs you desired. We value all our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. Hotel is conveniently located within Stellenbosch, close to restaurants and shops.The room and bathroom were a bit outdated but clean. Small hotel with garden, little pool and parking on site.More

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Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ivonne78, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House and that we were able to cater for all your needs you desired. Your kind words and...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018

Initially planned to stay one night but booked another at this great, friendly and warm establishment. The reception was hearty and my room actually reminded of higher-end accommodation even though the price per night was almost unbelievably low. Breakfast (included) was a highlight with full...More

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Dear nkruger2017, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House and that we were able to cater for all your needs you desired. We value all our...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Nice and clean guest house. Everthing you ask for will be arranged by the staff. Had a nice few days there! However we didn't use the swimmingpool (Wintertime) it looked very small. For people who like to swim this would not be a good place...More

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Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded August 13, 2018

Dear ivoraijmakers, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Rivierbos Guest House. Your kind words and compliments on our good service motivates us. Thank you for sharing your experience,...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Our monthly girls night was in Stellenbisch this month, so we decided to find somewhere to sleep over. Rivierbos exceeded all our expectations. We had a wonderful time, and are definitely planning to come backMore

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Response from Marketing_and, General Manager at Rivierbos Guest HouseResponded August 14, 2018

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Description
Rivierbos Guest House is ideally located on the bank of the Eerste River in a quiet, leafy cul-de-sac off historic Dorp Street, in the heart of picturesque Stellenbosch. Numerous restaurants, cultural ...More attractions, coffee shops, supermarkets, boutique shopping, cinemas, vibrant student nightlife and the Stellenbosch University campus are within a scenic 5-15 minute walk. If you are looking for centrally located, clean, affordable B&B accommodation in Stellenbosch, then you have found the right place. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$51 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$51 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
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Traveler (17)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"Room 1 & 11 & 12"
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"Best for being in walking distance from eateries, bars & shops."
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"We stayed in room 1 which had a small fridge and a small walk in dressing room."
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"only the walls are a bit thin, but otherwise the rooms are nice"
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