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Overview
C/O Somerset & Donkin Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Housekeeping
Breakfast included
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All reviewsdinner reservationsinteresting ownerwarm welcomebeautifully decorated roomsan amazing hosta lovely place to staygreat accommodationspecial touchlovely gardenguest housemossel baylovely roombreakfast was deliciousenjoyed our staycape townon arrivalstayed two nights
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We stopover at Somerset Stables often and have had the opportunity of using the many rooms on offer, We always find them clean, welcoming, and a little bit quicky which adds to the charm. The breakfast omlettes are the best. The hostess is always on...More

Thank Louis D
Response from SomersetStables, Owner at Somerset StablesResponded July 11, 2018

Dear Louis, I am so grateful for your review, thank you so much, I do hope to see you in September that you can book the kingsize. It was so nice to see you again and thank you for staying with me again. Take care...More

Reviewed July 5, 2018

On arrival we were offered a bizarre room with a bath as the central feature in the middle of the bedroom. Although we choose the only alternative room on offer, that too had some rather unique sanitary arrangements that require an understand partner. The room...More

Thank Jon W
Response from SomersetStables, Owner at Somerset StablesResponded July 11, 2018

Dear Jon, thank you for your review. I have no control what room you choose yourself to book on the web. If I look at your other reviews about Graaff Reinet it looks like your stay here in our town was not the best and...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

You would not have experience the true Karoo if you haven’t stayed here. All the rooms have different themes with great decor to make you feel so at home. 5 Star bedding that makes you sleep like you are in a dream! Reinet is an...More

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Response from SomersetStables, Owner at Somerset StablesResponded May 26, 2018

THANK YOU SO MUCH for your glowing review Anri. It is so nice to hear from you. You should have been here this weekend...wine tasting...all the guesthouses...except mine... had tastings, I rather taste myself then working so hard..fully booked but did not feel like the...More

Reviewed May 10, 2018

We had booked a night at Somerset Stables on our way to Oudtshoorn and found this gorgeous place in a very quiet (and beautiful) street, not far from the heart of Graaff-Reinet. Not only was the gracious hostess Reinette a source of information about the...More

Thank Anja v
Response from SomersetStables, Owner at Somerset StablesResponded May 12, 2018

THANK YOU SO MUCH for your kind review. You were such stunning guests and what a pleasure to share my home with great guests like yourselves. It makes my job such a blessing. I do hope that you will visit again and thank you for...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We were two couples doing a Karoo trip on our Harleys and stayed over at Somerset Stables. What a nice and interesting place to stay over. The rooms are spacious, well appointed and to sit in the garden and watch the sun set was special....More

Thank VdvLeon
Response from SomersetStables, Owner at Somerset StablesResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your much appreciated review, it was such a pleasure to welcome you on your lovely Harleys, you made it so easy for me, wish you stayed longer. Hope to see you next time again when you come this way.

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$57 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
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Traveler (91)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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