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    Eight Bells Mountain Inn

    Robinson Pass on R328, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
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    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
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    “horse riding” (42 reviews)
    “log cabin” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 339 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    8 Bells is not in Mossel Bay, but once you get past that, there is nothing not to love. Up in the hills around 25 minutes by car from town, it's a beautiful and tranquil property with a very attentive staff. Robert, who tends a...More

    Thank UprightAndLocked
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us and for your kind review. As you said one has to leave town to be able to enjoy the beauty of the mountains and the facilities that we have on offer. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    We did not overnight at Eight Bells, but just went there for a Sunday lunch with the family. If you drive past Eight Bells its easy to dismiss the place at first glance. If you actually visit the place you will find that it offers...More

    Thank pnel86
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 5 September 2017

    Thank you for visiting Eight Bells and for the apt description of what a day visitor can experience. We appreciate your visit and review and hope to be able to welcome you back soon, but this time perhaps to experience what our rooms and full...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    A hidden surprise - Hidden away in the Ruiterbos Valley near Mossel Bay. Plenty of walks and afternoon teas - even managed to get some horse riding in. The rooms had a country cottage feel. Excellent for a break on the Garden Route - very...More

    Thank AMEE P
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 4 September 2017

    Thank you for calling us a hidden treasure in your review, it is much appreciated. We always try to offer the best service and product possible and am very pleased to hear that you found it to be on standard. Thank you for staying with...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2017

    Ruiterbos and the Robinson Pass are places of my forebears - great grandparents, grandparents. It is always an emotional experience to visit here. Wonderful scenery, tranquil atmosphere and excellent food. Friendly reception, warm attendance and safe parking. Wonderful for couples, family or business meetings. This...More

    Thank Myra L
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 28 August 2017

    We are very pleased to have been able to bring back wonderful memories during your recent visit to Eight Bells. Thank you for your kind words and for reviewing us. You now know were to go when you need to get back to your roots....More

    Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

    The Inn is up in the hills and quite remote from Mossel Bay. The staff are very helpful and scrupulously polite. The rooms are quite charming and the setting is stunning. The walks in the grounds are good and there is a lot of history....More

    Thank Ian V
    Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 28 August 2017

    Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to review us. We really appreciate your glowing summary of our offering and am grateful that you found everything to your satisfaction. Thank you once again.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Mossel Bay
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    Sarah J
    2 August 2017|
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    Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
    Sorry, did not see this question and alert at the time. I am sure my staff was able to assist you with a list of the things to do at Eight Bells and our surrounding areas. I trust you enjoyed your stay.
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    carolienk287
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from ReneBongers | Property representative |
    Dear Carolien We do a Christmas Lunch with preference to our In-house guests but regrettably have been fully booked since the beginning of November 2016.
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