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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 January 2015

We use this guest house in Springbok for our Senior Citizens on the Namaqualand trip. The guest house is situated in a nice area close to the business area & restaurants and our check-in was hassle free. The rooms are spacious and none of our guests had complaints. The breakfast was excellent and the bus & trailer had secure parking.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Nice accommodation which was well furnished and with plenty of space in the room. The breakfast in the morning was very good and the guest house is close to town and the local restaurants, although being a Sunday, the choice of open restaurants was severely limited.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2014

A pleasant and adequate guest house. Over rated and over priced at 4 star. No toiletries in the shower, just a piece of soap. The shower rose was hanging by a thread and not adjustable. Not good. Breakfast adequate.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 February 2014

Accommodation adequate and safe, with a breathtaking view of Springbok. Nice variety of birds coming to bath outside of room. Helpful and friendly staff. Large choice of food for breakfast. Well organised parking area

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Perth, Western Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Our room was adequate, not luxurious. Breakfast was sufficient and the staff friendly. We ate dinner in the town. There is no bar but a fridge containing a few beers to be paid for by an honour system; it seems not to be re-stocked on a daily basis. This is a comfortable place to stop-over in Springbok.

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pittsburgh
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

Immaculately clean and quiet in a garden setting, overlooking Springbok and the surrounding mountains. Comfortable, air conditioned rooms with old world furniture that is comfortable, useful and in perfect condition instead of the flash and useless facilities in so many "designer" rooms that are fast becoming the norm. Great breakfast at individual tables served by attentive and friendly staff. An... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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Reviewed 7 November 2013

We have been coming to this guesthouse since 2002 and this was our 4th stay. This place is very nice with very clean and nicely appointed rooms. Each room has its own parking spot. Good internet. Great service and a great breakfast as always. This is one of my favourite guesthouses in South Africa and we have been to quite... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2013

We felt like VIP's staying at Maggie's beautiful house in town. The staff are very friendly and efficient. The breakfast was delicious and served in beautiful sunny breakfast rooms at the guesthouse. Maggie's eye for detail and quality places her guesthouse in a different league setting the bar very high!

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 May 2013

The views are rather nice and the host , Maggie is very helpful. For restaurant reservations she wasn't very informative but we ended up the Tauren Steak Ranch which is acceptable. Rooms are spacious and clean , equipped with a flatscreen TV and a wifi router. Breakfast was a bit basic, some meat and cheese would have suited me more... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 May 2013

After a long drive from Cape Town, we were pleased to reach Springbok. The Mountain View is aptly named and our room was clean, comfortable, with internet connectivity. Our arrival was managed in a friendly manner and the breakfast that we had was ample for the next stage of our drive into Namibia. The guest house does not provide dinner... More 

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Address: 2 Overberg Avenue | -, Springbok 8240, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Northern Cape > Springbok
Number of rooms: 13
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“The rooms near the pool have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles klippies, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Southernmost room is quiet with a good view”
 of 5 bubbles ulfrieds, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great.This is a great place to stay whilst visiting the Namaqualand for the flowers during end July, August & early September.”
 of 5 bubbles YV28072015, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Rooms are air conditioned with cotton linen.”
 of 5 bubbles TrevorH554, 16 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Excellent room overlooking the mountain”
 of 5 bubbles Colleen_Naude, 24 Feb 2014 | Read review
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