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    Birdsong Cottages

    Farm Rietspruit, Driefontein, R101, Modimolle (Nylstroom) 0510, South Africa
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    • Excellent39%
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    1 - 5 of 59 reviews

    Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

    A dreamy escape. My wife and I and another couple stayed in the Sunbird cottage. We pretty much had the entire place with loads of land and wild life for ourselves. The person at reception, named William, was very helpful and gave us ideas of...More

    Thank Josue V
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Birdsong CottagesResponded 19 June 2017

    Thank you kindly for your lovely review of Birdsong Cottages. We're happy to read that you had a memorable time and thank you for posting your feedback.

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    it was a life time experience adventure with friends having fun going wild, the animal site view and hiking was good so as the pool area and good reception and hospitality it was good Actually I would have liked to have spend more time on...More

    Thank Dama M
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Birdsong CottagesResponded 1 May 2017

    Thank you Dama M for your review. We're happy to read that you had a pleasant experience in the Sunbird cottage and that William took great care of you and your family.

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    Stayed 3 nights in the sunbird cottage with my wife and toddler son. The area is peaceful, serene, quiet and ideal just to winddown and enjoy. The trail game walk was one of my highlights, such a lovely environment. The facilities, self-catering is adequate. We...More

    Thank Tapiwa M
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Birdsong CottagesResponded 1 May 2017

    Thank you Tapiwa M for your lovely review. We're thrilled that you had a memorable stay and that William took great care of you. We can't wait to welcome you back.

    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    Our room was Sunbird and it suited us well. We were at Songbird for two nights while attending nearby wedding festivities. Actually I would have liked to have spend more time on this property, quietly reading and relaxing in the jacussi - especially as the...More

    Thank Anthony B
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Birdsong CottagesResponded 1 May 2017

    Thank you Anthony for your review. We take note of your feedback regarding the road. As we are located on a farm, there are only dirt roads to travel on, and the local municipality scrapes the roads regularly to keep it suitable for driving.

    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    Me and my friends had a wonderful time at Birdsong cottages. We rented an 8 sleeper. it was clean and nice. The guides/assistants were also helpful. the only challenge is the 8km road from R101 to the venue. its not nice at all, thank God...More

    Thank sollyjnaidoo
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Birdsong CottagesResponded 15 March 2017

    Thank you Solly for your review. We do appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you had a memorable stay. We understand that our dirt road is quite a distance to travel in order for guests to reach our property, but since our location...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$40 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Modimolle (Nylstroom)
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    Traveller (81)
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    Room Tips
    "Call in advance to get the access code, have a spare wheel, Braii wood is so cheap in Modimole"
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    "anywhere on the farm."
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    "Best views and lovely animals as well"
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    "Some rooms have steep stairs, enquire first if you have elderly people"
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