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Eight Bells Mountain Inn

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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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If you are looking for peace and tranquility this is your place... Hubby and I had two nights there - tried horse-riding, played bowls and played tennis!! All facilities we are not used to but loved.... Food was excellent, as was service.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely setting and extensive walks. Old fashioned charm. Morning and Afternoon tea would be fitting of a 4 star country if served with a few scones. Restaurant food good and healthy, could do with more finesse, particularly the butternut soup. I ordered some nutmeg to...More

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

Thank you for celebrating your 53rd wedding anniversary here with us and for taking the time to review us. I am happy that you found our food to be both good and healthy but am somewhat surprised that our butternut soup was not to your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Eight Bells is a great place when you have small kids and also need a break from entertaining them. The kiddies lounge and babysitting facilities are great and the meals (daily roast) are perfect and balanced for kids and very affordable. Mom and Dad can...More

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

I am glad to hear that children's facilities and special children's meals where appreciated and gave you time to relax and use some of our outdoor facilities. Thank you for again staying with us and for your positive review. Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again going to Eight Bells was like returning home. We love it! I call it our Happy Place for both my husband and I and the kids. The rooms are comfortable and we sleep like babies and the staff are like family. Food never...More

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

It was lovely having you back with us again and thank you for the great review. Your complimentary comments are much appreciated. Looking forward to your next visit with the extended family and friends.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 3rd visit to Eight Bells Mountain Inn and it did not disappoint. We stayed in the Swiss Village with the most beautiful views of the surrounding area. It was like stepping back in time with superb service and a very comfortable cabin....More

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Response from ReneBongers, General Manager at Eight Bells Mountain InnResponded 3 weeks ago

It is wonderful to have loyal guests that appreciate our offering for what it is. We constantly strive to retain our standards and improve where possible. Thank you for staying with us again and for your positive review. Looking forward to your next visit.

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room Service
Babysitting
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$121 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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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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