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Matanja Guesthouse
Ranked #9 of 154 Bloemfontein B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Excellent!”
Reviewed May 18, 2014

The room was immaculate, the service excellent, and the hostess was friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much for them if you needed something. The location was central and easy to get to. THank you!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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Lime Acres
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Reviewed May 11, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Matanja Guest house. Very neat, clean and beautifully decorated. The owner was very friendly and made us feel welcome. We will definetly go back if we are in Bloemfontein again.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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Pretoria
1 review
Reviewed May 2, 2014

Marian, thank you for a wonderful stay. And your friendliness! ! The rooms are stunning and the linen 5*! We will definitely stay with you again when we travel through Bloemfontein again. PS! The rusks were awesome! !

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Skukuza
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

Matanja and Marian and her family gave me a fine stay, thank you. The rooms were clean and convenient. The only recommendations I would have is that each room should have an arm chair in which one may sit and read, and that there should be enough table space to allow comfortable work on a laptop

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
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Sandton, Johannesburg
1 review
Reviewed March 27, 2014

Our 2nd time around - it's home away from home! Everything is perfect - the only negative we experienced at Rest Assured was no hand towel near the basin - otherwise no problem. Very safe and quite! Mariaan made us feel at home and even remembered us from our first visit! Definitely a must to experience..

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed March 27, 2014

"I arrived as a weary unknown guest, I left as a dear friend. Matanja truly is a place of rest and revival. Marian, your efforts and small little touches makes all the difference. Be blessed my friend

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
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Pinetown, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed March 10, 2014

I have always enjoyed being at Matanja Guesthouse. Home away from home. Rest Assured. I cannot fully describe the warmness you experience when you arrive and your stay for the period you booked. Well located. Fantastic room. There is nothing that I do not like least. i like everything from the room, food location. the management, the service. Just fantabulous.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
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Property: Matanja Guesthouse
Address: 74 A Albrecht Street | Dan Pienaar, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Free State > Bloemfontein
Amenities:
Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 154 B&Bs / Inns in Bloemfontein
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Matanja Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
An owner-run establishment with a rustic ambience.Be assured of excellent service, hospitality and personal attention. We offer our guests 4 stylish, modern, en-suite rooms each with a private entrance. The rooms are designed for your comfort and equipped with the finest ammenities, dstv, bar fridge, microwave, fine linen and feather duvets. We are ideally located in the north of Bloemfontein and close to various schools,, hospitals, shopping malls, the Free state Rugby stadium and Oliewenhuis art museum. Matanja offers you value for money. Re-lax - Re-vive - Re-visit!! ... more   less 
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