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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Our room was very spacious & pretty. Victorian bath in the middle of the room was awesome & unique! Staff were very accommodating and the breakfast was a full English breakfast, more than enough food! :) It's definitely worth a stay & we will be back!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 May 2016

My home away from home. I stay there every three weeks and just love every time. Always made to feel so welcome. Really good value for money. Comfortable room with fridge, aircon, TV, nicely furnished and absolutely clean.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 December 2014

Balcony Manor is a good guest house for a traveller needing to stay over for one or two evenings. Very attractive from outside and the rooms are not bad. There are however a number of rooms, some of which are better than others. I suggest ask to see the rooms before checking in to make sure you get a bigger...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I would like to thank the Balcony Manor I had the best welcome at the guesthouse, the food was always the best. The rooms are clean and the best it makes you feel so at home. I would like to thank Balcony Manor reception, welcome, people and staff who contribute to assisting and making the food and a pleasant stay....

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Reviewed 14 October 2014

We stayed at Balcony Manor from 10 - 12 October 2014. Staff was very friendly and welcoming on arrival. Room seemed nice however on closer inspection we realised that the tile floors in the room was very dirty. On the Saturday morning we complained and apparently they cleaned the room but on Saturday evening we did the same test and...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 5 May 2014

What a delightful experience. Stienie and the staff made us feel so welcome, even after we had special requests. I’m an avid woodsman, and truly enjoyed the craft and history behind some of the furniture pieces. We visited quite a few of the surrounding areas. We were able to access the main roads easily and find our way around. White...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 February 2014

We booked with Balcony Manor for a family holiday in Dec. Online the property looked charming. Further reassured by their '4 star' rating we decided to give it a try. On arrival we were given a rather sour greeting - not in keeping with the warm welcome one would expect from a guesthouse. Unfortunately rather than being charming - this...

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Ockenheim
Reviewed 5 October 2012

We had booked the Victoria room for 3 nights end September/beginning October 2012 and received a written confirmation. Our friends in White River reconfirmed the booking a few days before our arrival and were told that the guest house was not booked out and we may choose between several rooms. When we arrived, we were received by a lady in...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 November 2011

We stopped over at Balcony manner during October 2011 for one night only. The stay was very disappointing. Our rooms were at the back of the manner near the staff quaters and so we had their noise coming into our room which carried on until past 10:30pm. The rooms are very average for the price we got charged. In the...

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Tavernier, Florida
Reviewed 4 October 2011

This was an unexpected surprise. We did not have a plan. We stopped & had lunch & asked a local where to stay that night. They directed us to Balcony Manor. What a delight! The B&B was so much more, the rooms were all beautiful, the house looked "historic" with the plaster work, dining room, stairs etc. The value is...

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Address: 51 Frank Townsend Street, White River 1240, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > White River
Hotel Class:4 star — Balcony Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Ask to see the rooms first. There are many to choose from and they vary significantly in size and modern finishings.”
 of 5 bubbles GM768, 16 Dec 2014 | Read review
“The Garden Room”
 of 5 bubbles m699smith, 5 May 2014 | Read review
“Do not choose the ones in the back. By the swimming pool would probably be better.”
 of 5 bubbles Grazyna_B, 7 Nov 2011 | Read review
“We loved the Garden Room-great bed.”
 of 5 bubbles Stephietravels, 4 Oct 2011 | Read review
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