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Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I needed a quick stopover for the night on our way back to Durban. At R700 for a chalet...we didn't expect luxury, but at least decent amenities. Firstly, the shower's drain was broken so we found ourselves standing in deep puddle after only showering for 2 minutes. Needless to say, the puddle hadn't drained the next morning....

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Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

The accommodation at Hanover Country Lodge is certainly not of the highest standard, but the character of the hotel (especially the pub) and the town as a whole, more than compensates. Service is friendly and prompt, and the food on offer is nore than acceptable. If you visit in the summer months, do pack mosquito repellent: they'll keep you up...

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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We usually stay in Three Sisters on our way from JNB to CTP but this time we opted for Hanover and what a great choice! The Hanover Lodge was brilliant. The staff was super friendly, the bed was comfortable, breakfast was delicious and the bar was a blast (ask the bartender to sing you a song - he is incredible!)....

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Awesome gem... just off the main road on your way to Cape Town..visit every year on route to Mossel Bay.. great atmosphere.. lovely people.. good breakfast.. great little pub.. don't let the old looking building put you off.. its charming..

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2016

This is still a great stopover in the middle between Johannesburg and Cape Town. It is not a 5 star hotel, however, the rooms are clean with the necessary facilities. The food is good, like mom cooked at the farm, and the service is friendly. It was extremely hot in Hanover and the aircons did not work in the dinning...

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Vereeniging SA
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Very old hotel, comfortable beds but old dilapidated furniture. Anbiance was interesting, bar had a lot of memorabilia but seriously overpriced. Dinner was okey Karoo keg of lamb rice and real gravy pampoenkoekies ( pumkin fritters) roast potatoes and green beans. Pudding malva with custard and icecream for R130. They cater for people with dogs. I must say what they...

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Roodepoort, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Looking for a place to sleep over between Gauteng and Plettenberg Bay, friends recommended this hotel. We only arrived 8.30pm, but the owner and staff were waiting for us. We could park our car safely across the road and could choose to eat in the very interesting bar or beautiful old-world dining room. We were told about the great schnitzel...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Hanover is the perfect half-way stop on a road trip between Cape Town and Johannesburg, and the Hanover Lodge is a good choice. It is an old-style country hotel that has been given a makeover - our room had a small lounge with a fridge and kettle as well as an en-suite bathroom. The staff were very friendly and helpful....

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Needed a place to spend the night on route to Cape Town, was not expecting much but were we pleasantly surprised. We were met by the Manager/Barman/Waiter/Handyman and general all round employee. Our room was a bungalow and although it needed a bit of an upgrade it was comfortable and clean. Dinner was in the main hotel and very tasty...

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Durbanville, South Africa
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Our family are no strangers to budget accomodation, you take the little faults in your stride because you are not paying 5* prices. However when the list of faults pile up you regret not paying more for decent accomodation! Half the lights weren't working, tv was broken, no showerhead, towels had holes, bedding was faded - I can go on......

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning

Additional Information about Hanover Lodge Hotel

Address: Market Street, Hanover 7005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Northern Cape > Hanover
Price Range: $62 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
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 of 5 bubbles shivsun, 31 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Dog friendly rooms are rondavels set in grounds across the road from the hotel. Room for the dogs to get a bit of a run around.”
 of 5 bubbles SandraH274, 13 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We slept in room 16, our car was parked right in front, behind locked gates, so we didn't have to unload everything. Quiet and well placed.”
 of 5 bubbles Ryath, 19 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Leave it to the owner”
 of 5 bubbles molowery, 18 Mar 2012 | Read review
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