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Reviewed 27 December 2013

We stayed at Boven Villa 2 nights on the way to and from Kruger NP. Elephant room upstairs is lovely and very comfortable. Beautiful and interesting garden : roses, trees, birds Sean is very friendly and helpful. Anne Marie & Jean Paul, BrusselsMore

Thank Amjp66
Response from bovenvilla, Owner at Boven VillaResponded 31 December 2013

Festive Greetings Anne Marie and Jean Paul Thank you so much for this cheerful review. It restores my faith in TripAdvisor. I appreciate that one cannot please everyone all the time, however the previous reviewers nasty attacks were unjust and personal. So thank you for...More

Reviewed 11 December 2013

The stay and the accommodation was pleasant but the attitude of the owner was nothing but poor. Sean Larkin (Owner) is very facetious and pedantic and childish when we stayed there on the weekend from the 21st - 25th of November. We then booked for...More

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Response from bovenvilla, Owner at Boven VillaResponded 22 December 2013

Good Morning It is difficult to know how to respond to your review of Boven Villa. You stayed at Boven Villa for 4 nights, then on departure booked another 4 nights bringing your family along as well. This would not have been done if you...More

Reviewed 10 October 2013

I recently stayed here and agree with all the other great reviews! Sean is indeed an excellent and charming host. He made us laugh and organized requested tours before we even arrived! We made our reservations while driving there.... The guest lodge is clean, expansive,...More

Thank Ceslie
Response from bovenvilla, Owner at Boven VillaResponded 17 October 2013

Good morning Ceslie Wow, thank you so much for those excellent words. We strive to deliver a good service to our guests and this type of feedback makes it all worthwhile. Thank you for bringing your special kind of inner peace to Boven Villa. Kind...More

Reviewed 5 October 2013

One night at Boven Villa and our group felt as though we had been on a week long holiday!!! Peaceful, private, safe, secure and so beautiful! Sean is the perfect host, nothing is too much trouble for him. Dinner - bed - breakfast...EVERYTHING is just...More

Thank Cheryl v
Response from bovenvilla, Owner at Boven VillaResponded 8 October 2013

Good morning Cheryl Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of Boven Villa. I am so glad that your group had a good experience. Hopefully next time will be an extended stay, so that you are able to explore the...More

Reviewed 18 August 2013 via mobile

The attentiveness and great experience starts with the interactions during the booking... It continues at the same level. Great place for a stop over to Kruger. Easy to find and good food. Safe parking. Will returnMore

Thank GertdeBeer
Response from bovenvilla, Owner at Boven VillaResponded 25 August 2013

Good morning Gentlemen Thank you for your lovely review of Boven Villa. I am very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable overnight stay. Here's hoping that you managed to see some of the big cats in KNP. Whenever you are passing through this...More

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"Upstairs the room with the balcony is top."
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"Our upstairs luxury room was amazing! The bathroom was large enough to dance in!"
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"The elephant room was lovely"
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