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Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay very much. The rooms are spacious and very well and tastefully equipped. Breakfast is very good and the hostess very nice and helpful. Thanks for a nice time. We will hopefully have a chance to come back.

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for being with us and we would be delighted to welcome you back to Onse Rus in the not too distant future

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Onse Rus was unexpectedly nice. When we arrived we were invited to afternoon tea and then fanned ourselves in the pleasant pool lying in the afternoon sun. the garden is very cozy and located on the back of the house where the sun shone. the reception was fantastic. in the morning we had a wonderful breakfast in the garden. the...

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to have you both at Onse Rus and thank you for the wonderful review you gave us kind regards Lisa and Staff

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at Onse Rust. Everyone was so helpful and the atmosphere was very relaxing. I woul definitely book at Onse Rust again if we pass through Prince Albert. The breakfast outside near the pool was excellent

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Willemien the staff and I thank you for being with us and for taking the time to submit a review we hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future Kind regards Lisa and the team

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you Lisa for a wonderful two days in charming Price Albert. The room was delightful. Sitting on the lawn, eating a delicious breakfast while watching the birds feeding was my idea of heaven. The only drawback was the town shuts on Sundays - Museum only opened for one hour. But dinner at 'The Gallery' was excellent.

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Maggie thank you for giving us two days of your holiday it was wonderful to meet you and trust we will meet again kind regards Lisa

Johannesburg
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Lisa is a very friendly helpful host. Relaxing pool and garden area where we enjoyed a beautifully presented breakfast. Lovely place to stay. We will definitely be back when next in the vicinity. Thank you.

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

Again thank you for being with us at Onse Rus we would be delighted to welcome you back

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Stayed here Jan 17 on a motorcycle tour of Western Cape, it was arranged by GS Africa. Fabulous location and fantastic host, Lisa recommended dinner reservations and went to the shop to buy us snacks and drinks while we sat around the pool after a hard days ride, 5 rooms, 4 of them opening onto courtyard style garden with pool,...

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

And you forgot to mention that it was a special Birthday trip thanks for being with us - hope you return to visit us with your families have a magic year

Paralimni, Cyprus
Reviewed 14 January 2017

First time in Prince Albert and hopefully not the last! What a lovely experience..and staying at this gorgeous B&B had a lot to do with it!!! If you want great location(central) a relaxing environment,tranquility,character and charm or just to step a little back in time... hostess Lisa will ensure a great stay ...look no further.Being a South African living abroad,this...

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

we definitely trust it is not your last visit and look forward to welcoming you back to Onse Rus and Prince Albert thank you for being with us

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We spent 3 days at Onse Rus on our way to the coast, in December/January 2016. We (2 adults and 2 children aged 13 and 10) were accommodated in the spacious cottage opening up to the garden, in two large bedrooms, two lounges and two bathrooms and a kitchenette! Very comfortable and cool (with aircon when needed in 40 degree...

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

well breakfast is still served outside no sign of rain!!! thank you for being with us

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful house, what lovely, warmhearted people, we felt like home from the first moment on. If we ever come back to South Africa we will definitly make a stop at Lisa and Onserus. Beautifully prepared cottage rooms, poached eggs for breakfast in the garden, a pool for cooling down, nice restaurants just a few meters next door. Thank...

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Lisa S, Owner at Onse Rus Guest House, responded to this review

thank you for being with us it was such a pleasure to meet you both and we would be delighted if you returned to visit us enjoy the journey and have fun in Cape Town

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Centrally situated guest house with above average quality rooms and a host with a very professional attitude to making sure guests comfort is a right. Would suit small families and couples. Breakfast in the garden beside the pool under cover was very good.

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many thanks for the review it helps us grow - we wish you and the family a 2017 full of great possibilities and hope to see you back at Onse Rus in the not too distant future

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You will immediately feel at home as you slow down to the relaxed pace of country life and take time to experience simple beauty, the attention to detail, the small unexplained things, the dogs the cat the ducks and the horses - the odd shaped rooms - the garden with quirky stone men - the warm and inviting lounge leading onto a large shaded garden with swimming pool, bedrooms with French doors and shutters opening into the garden - the harshness of the Karoo that gives you grace in the evening and gentleness in the morning. Our guest accommodation and facilities are separate from our own, affording our guests a level of privacy not normally associated with a guesthouse. We accept credit cards (Visa and MasterCard only) and guests are most welcome to use the Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Onse Rus Guest House

Address: 47 Church Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Prince Albert Municipality > Prince Albert
Price Range: $101 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Onse Rus Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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