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Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast

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Hoedspruit, South Africa
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very, very good! Friendly hostess, clean rooms, good bathroom, lovely garden! Exelent location! Nice rooms!, We had walks, helicopter flight , etc etc. Beautiful vieuw from the breakfast table! Tina Niki Lena Chris Greetings from Belgium

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast was very tasty and made with a personal touch and a surprise in a good sense The place is lovely and feels like your own. Views are awesome The rooms are small and not well lighted but has a style! We certainly think it worth it's good reputation

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Israel
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5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the view from our room was amazing!!! the cottage is very nice. the rooms are a little bit small but feels really warm and cozy. the room was clean. the breakfast was really good and fresh. the host gave us really good tips about what recommended in the area and gave us discount cupons to the attractions.

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London
1 review
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Great B&B in a wonderful part of the Drakensburg. The breakfast and service was excellent with the communal living areas being especially attractive and great place to relax in. The bedroom, although very comfortable, was less attractive and preventing me awarding a full 5 star rating to the experience.

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2 reviews
Reviewed October 9, 2016

This place was recommended by a couple of friends who stayed there before. Leila ,the owner, and the staff have received so many compliments that we had no doubt we will go there! After spending 4 nights there , it was even beyond our expectations! Leila was very friendly, helpful and kind from the beginning until the last minute we... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 9, 2016

We stayed at Cathkin Cottage for two nights Sunday 6th March and Monday 7th March. I booked this accommodation (2 rooms for 3 people) after reading good reviews here on tripadvisor. We arrived late (about 7.30pm) and in the dark. Once you have parked the car you walk down a shallow stepped path and along the lawn area to the... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Cathkin Cottage was a wonderful home base to explore the Drakensbergen. We had all we need - at the right place. Breakfast was extraordinary. Leila answered all our questions. Cathkin Cottage is a perfect place to relax.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed July 29, 2016

Great accommodation,run of the house, good breakfast, wifi and everything needed close to the B&B. Raptor show and Drakensberg boys choir, were special highlights of the trip. Restaurants in the area very good value with excellent golfing facilities at nearby Champagne Sports resort.

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed July 18, 2016

My wife and I stayed here during her birthday weekend and Leila made the occasion even more special with her amazing hospitality and thoughtful gestures. The room was comfortable and well maintained and the breakfast every morning was just right. Leila is very knowledgeable on all the activities in the area and is very helpful in ensuring her guests make... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We stayed at Cathkin Cottage for 4 nights, what a delight! Spotless room and bathroom, friendly service and a very knowledgeable host. The cottage is close to many attractions. We will definitely stay there again, next time maybe with the whole family.

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CathkinCottage1234, Owner at Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Anelia You are so kind - and we loved hosting you and your husband. Thank you for being one of the reasons we love being in this business. It is a great privilege meeting fantastic people from all over SA and indeed the world! Kind regards Leila More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cathkin Cottage B&B is for those people who want to capture the essence of the Drakensberg...The peace, charm and magnificent beauty. Centrally situated you will find that we are conveniently positioned being close to all activities and amenities. Our rooms at Cathkin Cottage are private and each has an en suite bathroom, with a mini bar fridge, tea and coffee making facilities. The rooms are bespoke with attention to detail..And our breakfasts served on the patio a brilliant start to your fantastic day. Rejuvenation and relaxation are mandatory - you will leave having reconnected with yourself and the beauty around you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1 Yellowwood Drive, Bergview Private Estate | Champagne Valley, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3340, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
Price Range: $73 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Room facing the pool have gorgeous views”
 of 5 bubbles 162KateH162, Jun 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1 and 2 face the lovely front gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles TracyUnitedKingdom, Mar 16, 2016 | Read review
“Poolside great. Room 3 and 4 private.”
 of 5 bubbles 797allant, Oct 12, 2015 | Read review
“mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles nothangingabout, Jun 25, 2015 | Read review
“Front rooms with pool and garden view are the best (No 1 and No2)”
 of 5 bubbles Pin73_11, Apr 30, 2015 | Read review
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