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River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the first warm smiles and welcome to the final sad farewell, our stay at River Manor has been fabulous. Anina (what a star you are, you have a big future in the hospitality industry young lady) quickly familiarised us with the property and the surrounding village via map, and settled us into our room. I must add, the entire...

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Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the river manor boutique hotel last week when we arrived to South Africa on our honeymoon. From arrival to departure I cannot fault it - fantastic, personal & exceptionally friendly service from each & every staff member that we encountered. Our room was beautiful & even though it was relatively small, it didn't matter as it had...

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Widnes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a few nights here before heading to Cape Town. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We had a big room with a very large bathroom. The breakfast was a selection of cereals, fresh fruit , cold meats etc and the hot breakfast was cooked to order. This meant a bit of a wait but I prefer this to...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This boutique hotel oozes charm character and class. Situated at the end of Dorp st it is right in the heart of the action. Comprising one national monument building (1890) and the other built around 1910, it is extremely comfortable and stylish. Room 6 opens in to a guest lounge which almost works as a private sitting room. The room...

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned to River Manor after two years and had the same welcome from the staff. The staff are like a family welcoming you into their surroundings and nothing is too much trouble. My husband has mobility issues and they made it as simple as they could for him. Breakfast is good, snacks at the pool are ideal. There is...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Arrived here hot and dirty to a wonderful welcome. The place has a faded grandeur, reminiscent of the raj. Everyone does everything they can to make you welcome and all the little details, such as homemade biscuits and sherry in your rooms, make you feel so special. We were only sorry we could only stay for two nights. Breakfast on...

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Thank Newforestpat
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Such a warm welcome on arrival and a beautiful old building. The garden with two pools and plenty of places to sit and enjoy a glass of wine and write up the diary in the evening...bliss after a few wineries! Breakfast was just right...lots of healthy options and the cooked breakfast looked good too. We were sorry to say goodbye...

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 1, 2017

We used this as a base for 2 nights after Cape Town and loved the relaxed environment and despite the fact that the hotel was full, it did not feel overcrowded. A short walk into Stellenbosch with a large selection of restaurants and only 20 minute drive to Franschoek. Limited parking within property but we managed to park at all...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

The Manor River Lodge is nicely appointed. Our premier room was large, spacious and had a very large bathroom. Contrary to other reviews the hotel was spotless. The bed itself was big the mattress comfort was fine but the pillow comfort not so great. Having breakfast outside in the garden was lovely. It's a very short walk to the main...

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Thank Vincent C
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Beautifully furnished with a colonial feel. Staff really helpful and friendly. Lovely garden with a choice of two pools. Centrally located but in a quiet and leafy location. Great breakfast. Perfect stay. Love to revisit!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
River Manor is nestled in the heart of Stellenboch and the Western Cape Winelands. Set across from the Eerste River, in a peaceful avenue of Oak trees, just a short stroll from the village centre, with its museums, street cafés, and galleries, allowing guests to delight in a truly unique Stellenbosch experience.Elegantly furnished in a Contemporary Colonial Style, with personal service and attention to detail - the, wrap-around verandas, two swimming pools, a Studio Spa and secluded gardens, exude an atmosphere of luxury and privacy allowing for relaxation and comfort. A light and seasonal menu is offered at “Taste” enjoyed in the shade of the garden or in the Conservatory, complimented by a charming “Garden Bar”.Stylish rooms combine the conveniences of home with superior comforts, fruit details, bathrobes, Port and Sherry trays and evening turndowns, an experience of a bygone era. Not forgetting necessary modern conveniences of minibars, in room safes, tea and coffee trays, Wifi, overhead ceiling fans and air-conditioning.After leisurely poolside breakfasts, guests may enjoy guided Wine Tours departing daily from River Manor, or take a self drive through the majestic countryside to nearby golf courses, Franschhoek, Cape Town or Hermanus - to return to the sunny terrace to view a beautiful African sunset. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: 6 The Avenue, Stellenbosch 7602, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $131 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Rooms around the pool are spacious and ideal”
jaffapines, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We had one room in the house and one in the annex. Both lovely.”
Newforestpat, Apr 15, 2017 | Read review
“Just enjoy”
esther913, Mar 7, 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms that we saw, seemed to be located around the 2 pools which was lovely.”
683philipt, Mar 1, 2017 | Read review
“Up grade for bigger rooms”
SurreyDeedee, Feb 21, 2017 | Read review
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