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Aa'Qtansisi Guesthouse

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place Pierre and his wife have created here. Every room is themed and furnished with lots of love and attention to detail. Little twigs of lavender are attached to all sort of things, giving it a feel of luxury. A relaxing place brought to life by Pierre's passion. Very recommended.

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cape town
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The host is a great gentleman Looked after us very well - Scrumptious Breakfasts next to the fire My bedroom was fit for a queen Bit of a climb to get into the bed But loved the fun of it all - I would like to return again and spend time here Polka a block away has the best food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Old world charm meets upmarket at this exquisite guesthouse. Pierre and Ria look after you as if you were family. Marvellous breakfasts, superbly furnished throughout. Truly a great place from which to explore this historic town

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Calitzdorp, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We spent 3 very comfortable and relaxing days a Aa'Qtansisi. Owners very accommodating and helpful. Staff very pleasant! The location is perfect for walking to restaurants, shops and town sightseeing!

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We could choose our own room! Hosts were very friendly and dinner at Polka was outstanding. Atmosphere in guesthouse was great!!! It was Autumn when we visited but I am sure garden and pool will be very refreshing on a hot summer day.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We were referred there by Polka Restaurant and went there with trepidation having not heard of this place before. I was met by the charming and informative host who showed me around the various bedrooms all designed in a unique and eclectic manner. The beds were comfortable and warm, the breakfast might have been small but tasty and I was... More 

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful guesthouse, great hospitality and a friendly owner. Inside it is just like a museum. All the rooms have a different design and decoration. We stayed in the gypsy room (no 7) with a canopy bed from the fairytale Aladin. At arrival you get a glass of sherry as a welcome drink. Breakfast is very good. The next morning, as... More 

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IlkleyWYorksEngland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Our fourth time of visiting this lovely guesthouse in the Karoo and it was as good as ever. We like Room 1 in the garden which has plenty of space, a very comfortable bed and beautiful furniture. Breakfasts in the elegant dining room are excellent and served with grace and smiles. The guesthouse is in a perfect position on a... More 

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Wilderness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Second stay because the first one was that good that I had recommended it to my friends on a recent trip through the Karoo town. They were not disappointed. When you enter, it feels like you have stepped back a 100 years in this welcoming home. Even with full occupancy, as it was, you never felt as though your privacy... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

What a marvellous B&B in Graaff Reinet. We were welcomed by the vivacious Ria,part owner. The rooms were very well equipped and plush. They called the bed a "king size " however I thought it was so large and dubbed it an "Emperor" bed. breakfast was enjoyed on the veranda. Would return for the comfort and pleasantness of the staff

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This old Karoo home, circa 1856, has been created into a small boutique-type accommodation centrally situated in Graaff-Reinet, the jewel of the Karoo. Our guesthouse, named Aa’Qtansisi, is derived from the authentic original Khoisan language, meaning "We welcome You." Dating back 350,000 years ago, the Khoisan were the first human inhabitants, in Graaff-Reinet & our town - Graaff-Reinet may well be the Origin of Mankind! Be prepared to be spoiled & delighted with personal attention & unique flavours of decor in each part of this accommodation so that Aa’Qtansisi will become your first choice of accommodation when passing through Graaff-Reinet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aa'Qtansisi Guesthouse

Address: 69 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
Price Range: $74 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aa'Qtansisi Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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