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    De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique Hotel

    8 Long Street, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    How often do you get a chef wearing his tall chef's hat personally (with his staff) bowing before presenting your dinner to you? Or discussing his future plans for the establishment passionately and then giving you a free bottle of wine because you mentioned that...More

    Thank budgiecapetown
    Response from DeDoornkraal, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 31 May 2015

    I wish to thank you kindly for your kind words which were a much needed respite; we do work very hard to show our guests that we appreciate and value them as the lifeblood of the business. We are very excited to be able to...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2015

    Booked this place for one night onthe strenght of prior reviews. Owner not present when I arrived. A competant, young member of staff showed me my room. Walked in and was hit by an overwhelming smell of damp and must. Little if any natural light...More

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    Response from DeDoornkraal, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 31 May 2015

    We wish to thank you for participating in the Tripadvisor community ! My apologies that Edgar did not contact me as he is trained to do; if guests are unhappy and need my personal assistance whilst I am on a short break (my schedule would...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2015

    I have absolutely nothing remotely negative to say about De Doornkraal as everything from my arrival to my departure was flawlessly 5 star. The room was clean and very tastefully decorated with a extremely warm welcoming feel, the sheets were of the best quality and...More

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    Response from DeDoornkraal, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 2 June 2015

    Thank you kindly for taking the time to write a review on your experience of De Doornkraal; I note that this is you second positive review which gives myself and the team an indication that we are continuously maintaining the standards and quality - thereby...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    What a nice surprise it has been to stay at Doornkraal. Excellent service, beautiful rooms, delicious food and the most friendly staff. A most pleasant experience!!!! Will definately work in an extra day on future trips up country to stay over at Doornkraal.

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    Response from DeDoornkraal, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 3 June 2015

    Thank you so much for your participation in the Tripadvisor community; we are thrilled that you have taken the time to post your review. We hope to be of service to you again - sooner rather than later and shall count the days until then.

    Reviewed 21 April 2015

    We stayed 2 nights at the Doornkraal and enjoed the stay in that beautifil place. But more of that we still remember the great food created by Christopher and his team. By leaving the Doornkraal we have never seen before that a complete team says...More

    Thank Kurt & Katharin... S
    Response from DeDoornkraal, General Manager at De Doornkraal Historic Country House Boutique HotelResponded 5 June 2015

    It was very kind of you to take the time to give us such a nice review. I am happy that your experience was a positive one and that you enjoyed your food especially; my young chef brigade has learnt quite a lot over the...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$94 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed there in September last year and had absolutely no problem in booking. I booked on line and we had a large room for the two of us. The connecting room was free so we could have had that as well.
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