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Buiten Verwagten Guest House

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58 Bourke Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280 South Africa See on map
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews guest house garden and pool area the blue room a queen size bed few minutes walk excellent breakfast historic building a lovely stay short notice great room antique furniture hot karoo our night stay cape town lovely place old world charm long drive
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Reviewed yesterday

Warm and helpful hostess.Took time out to tell us what was in room and where it wasAssisted with items that needed to be frozenRooms nicely appointed.. simple yet effective furnishing and well cleanedLovely outdoor pool and gardenGreat position, comfortable bed and pillows, Simple practical breakfastVery...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never been to this area before. Lovely place to stay. Great room - spacious and comfortable. Lovely garden area and pool. Nice breakfast. Lovely restaurants within a few minutes walk. Very quick service for laundry- handed in at 8.30 and was returned by lunchtime. Thank...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Ilkleygirl
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. All the best to you!

Reviewed October 30, 2018

We arrived in the historic town of Graaff-Reinet early afternoon and immediately felt at home in this guest house we had chosen. The room was beautiful presented with a lovely mix of old and new. The garden and pool area were equally enjoyable. Lizelle is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Hillary, it was a pleasure to have you here as my guests. All the Best!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

So impressed with the beautiful modern comfortable rooms without compromising the beautiful old historic building. Peace and tranquility. I could not help but wonder if the house could speak how many stories it would tell. Well located with all the best restaurants within walking distance....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Marietjie Z
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Marietjie. It was such a pleasure to host and meet you and your husband from my old hometown! All the best!

Reviewed July 19, 2018

We recently spent one night in the charming Buiten Verwagten Guest House in Graaff Reinet. We parked inside and were able to walk to the Drostdy Hotel as well as the Our Yard restaurant where we had dinner. Lizelle was very friendly and immediately made...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and good review. I am pleased that you were comfortable and cosy in our Blue Room.

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This Karoo Victorian-style home, in the shade of Jacaranda trees, was built in 1840 by a transport carrier and is now a national monument. Buiten Verwagten has a reputation of providing luxurious More modern comfort. Peet and Cheré invite you to enjoy their heritage home set in a formal Victorian garden nestled in the heart of historical Graaff-Reinet. Together with two luxurious rooms in the main house, there are three self-catering garden suites, with air-conditioning, for those who value their privacy and independence. Buiten Verwagten has a reputation for excellent unobtrusive service, which includes a buffet breakfast. For added pleasure, there is a lapa at the main pool area where you can relax, enjoying the beautiful garden that surrounds this gracious house.For your peace of mind off-street parking is available. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$87 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$87 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
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"Only suggest that web site for booking states that all rooms have aircons.."
Go40441428242
2 days ago
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"We had a room with an outside courtyard and we loved it"
stillhil
Oct 30, 2018
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"The Blue Room has a view of the street. No patio."
Pampoen
Jul 19, 2018
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"One by the swimming pool."
ml172014
Jan 7, 2018
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