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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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All reviews guest house garden and pool area the blue room a queen size bed excellent breakfast historic building a lovely stay short notice antique furniture hot karoo a great place to stay our night stay cape town home away from home old world charm long drive thoroughly enjoyed our stay
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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
Thank stillhil
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.

Reviewed July 5, 2018

Spending the weekend in this amazing establishment was fantastic. Extremely clean, beautifully decorated room was the cherry on top, in this beautiful old charming town. We visited two very good restaurants which our lovely hostess has booked for us. Buiten Verwagten (beyond expectation), is definetely...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank jleg2018
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and kind words Jacques. I am looking forward to have you and your lovely wife here again.

Reviewed May 24, 2018

We spent three glorious nights at this fantastic and well appointed B & B. There were three of us and we were accommodated in adjacent rooms. Our unit had a kitchenette as well as two comfortable chairs to relax in. This B & B is...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank John R
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded May 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words John, much appreciated. All the best!

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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
$78 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$78 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
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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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"Both rooms we had were clean and beautiful."
jacoenfran
Oct 25, 2017
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