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Krugersdorp, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Without a doubt Sleeping Beauty Guest house was the place we enjoyed staying at the most. The owners are such warmhearted people that create a wonderful atmosphere for all people. The rooms were clean and well presented. A beautiful garden also awaits your visit at the back. We will be returning soon.

Thank Chantelle B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Lovely, large rambling homestead set in a sprawling garden on the outskirts of Riversdale. Minicab and Ginger are great hosts. Safe and clean. Go and enjoy yourself. Good stopover if you are encounter down the Southern Cape.

Thank Pete_Kern
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We stayed at Sleeping Beauty for one night in April on our way from Cape St Francis to Cape Town - and felt a bit guilty about the one night element because it is such a pleasant place to stay and because Monica and Jinja were so welcoming. Our room was large and spacious, typical of houses from an earlier... More 

Thank LawrenceHarrogate
Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

A group of friends stayed over. Good accommodation, clean and comfortable. We asked to have a braai, and got excellent meat and food to go with it, and Monica also took extra trouble to prepare "banting friendly " food for us. This was followed by a good breakfast the next morning. Our host, Jinja , arranged for a punctured tyre... More 

Thank Giellie
Howick, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My partner had stayed at Sleeping Beauty many years ago when there were different owners. She thoroughly enjoyed it so we decided to give it another whirl. She made the booking with a very friendly owner lady named Monica and we duly arrived on 7 August 2014. It is a "historic" building (I think Monica said it was the old... More 

1 Thank John S
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

We found this place on the way back from Garden Route, it was already night, my friends and I were tired, so we decided to stop in the next city and find some backpackers to rest. We called some others hostels but it was fully booked then fortunately we found this guest house, we knocked on door and a friendly... More 

1 Thank Amanda P
Kalk Bay, South Africa
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I was fortunate enough to discover this lovely guesthouse some years ago and have been staying there ever since on frequent trips from Cape Town to Natures Valley. It is an elegant old Victorian mansion with the most extensive and beautiful garden. It is so peaceful and relaxing to sit and have a drink under the trees after a day... More 

1 Thank Fay H
Overath, Germany
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

From outside beautiful house, BUT rooms are old and dirty, bathrooms more than old and non-functional and very dirty. First level rooms do not have air condition and they DO NOT cool down during the night as promised by owners. Roomtemperature was baking hot, we could not sleep one minute. It is a sleeping beauty and to wake it up... More 

Thank Frank B
Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We have been staying at Sleeping Beauty Guest House for many years, both on business and leisure trips on our way to and back from the Garden Route. We always make a point of spending time here to enjoy the homely atmosphere, beautiful gardens and scenery. Monica and Jinja are fantastic hosts and Monica's breakfasts are a good start to... More 

Thank Joke W
Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Over the last 10 years we have been regular visitors at this lovely old Victorian guest house as we have travelled from Durban to Cape Town or return. Monica and Jinje are no longer wonderful hosts but close friends. Perfect for an overnight stay or an ideal base to explore the surrounding area - Highly recommended.

Thank Colpep
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Restored Victorian parsonage with all amenities, set in a beautiful country garden. Our guest house is on the edge of town backing onto the Vette river ensuring peace and tranquility. You will enjoy the personal attention of the owners and experience country hospitality of a bygone era. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sleeping Beauty Guest House

Address: 3 Long Street | P.O. Box 413, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Riversdale
Price Range: $65 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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