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Thistledown Country House

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Colbourne Farm Road, Howick 3290 South Africa See on map
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

I spent a few days of relaxation after meetings in Durban. It was a perfect place to relax on the porch overlooking beautiful gardens and a stream after a day of exploring the countryside. My room was quiet and relaxing and had such country charm....More

Thank HeatherM3835
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Thanks to our wonderful hosts Norma and Norman, Thistledown Country House was our best B&B experience in KZN. We loved the tranquil garden setting and watching the birds in the garden. The farmhouse and rooms are lovely; so peaceful. Restaurant quality food is lovingly prepared...More

Thank CorryHK
Reviewed January 16, 2018

Our family have been staying at Thistledown Country House for the past 12 years. This is a very quaint old Natal farm house that has been beautifully fitted out with big comfy beds, fluffy towels and lots of Woolies toiletries in the bathroom. (no miniature...More

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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Ok, it’s not a secret anymore. This was my third stay at Thistledown, tucked into the Karkloof mountain and within easy reach of Howick and on the Midlands Meander. It’s practically next door to the Karkloof Canopy Adventure but so private, so quiet, so wooded,...More

Thank Foregone
Reviewed July 17, 2017

What a special place that is completely tucked away in the Karkloof area. Nestled in the forest you find this quaint B&B. The breakfast is absolutely amazing and delicious. It really was worth every penny! We got to enjoy the fire place and heater as...More

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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Howick
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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Howick
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"All rooms have showers but the outside room only has a quaint old Victorian bath"
Jan. 16, 2018
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"The outside room is private and lovely."
Jul. 17, 2017
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"All the rooms are very comfortable."
Jan. 13, 2017
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"Each room has its own charm and en-suite bathroom. One room has a fire place"
Jan. 10, 2017
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