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Hunter's Country House

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Fragrant and colorful, Hunter's luxuriant gardens create an idyllic setting for this opulent retreat in the heart of the Garden Route. Hunter's Country House combines gracious elegance with sheer comfort and impeccable service with warm hospitality. Far from the madding crowd, yet conveniently close to a wide variety of leisure activities.
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This place was a bit over the top for us, but we tried to enjoy it as best we could. The dinner menu was not really to our tastes and we ended up going out for each of the 3 nights we were there. The staff were very friendly and the meals that we did have there (breakfast) were
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Response from PeterDaleHCH, General Manager at Hunter's Country House
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Tony M Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor after your recent visit to Hunters. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed the friendliness of the staff and staying in the perfect location to enjoy all parts of the Garden Route. We have three restaurants on the property of Hunters, each with it's own particular style. Sage restaurant, which is our fine dining option, The Conservatory, that offers an Anglo Italian influenced menu and Zinzi's elegant Bistro style dining offering our own signature from dishes from all around the world. kind regards Peter Dale
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We decided, after 8 years to stay again in Hunters as we had font memories of it. When we drove in we experienced the peacefulness of the area. When we arrived we were welcomed by the host who was extremely friendly and despite the fact that we booked online only an hour before
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My family and I had a 3 night stay at Hunters and it was a beautiful hotel to stay. We had deluxe garden rooms and they were really spacious and comfortable with open fires which was lovely as it got chilly at night despite the lovely weather. The hotel is very comfortable,
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We stayed here for one night as part of our drive down the garden route. The cottages were superb and in beautiful gardens. We had one and the 3 kids shared a 2 bedroom one. The cottage are very spacious and we had a lovely welcome bottle of bubbles in our room when we
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This was our second visit to Hunter’s Country House. We were drawn back by the elegant spacious suites, bountiful gardens, and wonderful facilities. We found everything just as it was before: sheer loveliness, all seamlessly managed by gracious and accommodating staff. This time
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Our little thatched cottage in the beautiful grounds
Very large bathroom
comfortable large bed
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In South Africa you are much better off using Uber. They are cheaper and more reliable. We had a car to get to and from however we did see other guests using Uber.
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Sorry didn’t leave the hotel area as they have three places to eat on site
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2 things here, have an alternative plan for Shark diving. I booked in 2 different cities and everything was cancelled due to unpredictable ocean. S.A. is known for unpredictable weather so things may look great and then be cancelled in short notice. 2nd, there is no spa on hand however the concierge can arrange for a masseuse to come directly to your room. It was affordable and the rooms are serene enough to relax.
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How far is it to the Robberg Nature Reserve?
Plan between 15-20 mins to get there. As for the reserve, you can spend 1/2 a day there easily. Make sure to pack snacks or a light lunch as there is nothing around. It's 100% worth the stop however.
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"Make sure you book a thatched cottage"
"Everyone in the house is top notch"
"Anyone with walking difficulties should give advance notice to be accommodated in lodges close to main house"
"All are good."
"We were in a cottage which was stunning."
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PRICE RANGE
US$110 - US$664 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hunter`s country house hotel harkervillehunters country hotel
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapePlettenberg BayHarkerville
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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