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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fossil museum”(14 reviews)
“other guests”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
3 Star Hotel
GIVE US ONE DAY AND WE GIVE YOU 280 MILLION YEARS! At Ganora you do not only get accommodation but to let you experience our discoveries we like to share with you. Our Accommodation is Three Star graded and "Highly Recommended" by AA. We do various options of accommodation. 1. A self...
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Ganora Guestfarm, Nieu-Bethesda 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently took a Karoo road trip and chose to stay at Ganora Guest Farm, mainly because of the reviews about JP and his fossils. What a fantastic surprise our 2-day stay turned out to be! Ganora became the favourite stay of our whole trip....More

Thank Annamie L
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Always appreciate it so much to hear how much our guests enjoyed their stay. Glad you took a Karoo Road trip to give you an appetite to come again and see the best part of the country!! Hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed on the farm for 3 nights whilst attending a wedding in Nieu Bethesda. The owners are very friendly and expert hosts. We stayed in Room 4 of the Old Kraal. It was a very pretty room with exposed brick and a lovely bathroom....More

Thank dannidoodrop
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you so much for the review and your kind words! Much appreciated.

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Unfortunately we only spent one night on the farm but it was so worth it!! So enjoyed the walk to the San art and JP's talk on the fossils to compliment what we had heard earlier in the day at the fossil museum in Nieu...More

Thank pollysSouthAfrica
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 16 March 2018

Wonderful to have met you and really hope we will be able to welcome you back to talk more about what the children are all up to!! Regards Hester

Reviewed 1 March 2018

I visited the Karoo years ago and vowed to return. I chose to stay at Ganora because it is not in town-it is out in the country. I am a biologist and my partner is into geology and fossils so this was also an excellent...More

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Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 5 March 2018

So good to hear that your return to the Karoo was worth it. Specially as geology and fossils was an interest. Kind regards Hester

Reviewed 28 February 2018

It was a very nice stay - the rooms very perfect restaurated. The complte complex was so surprisingly, the kids could play with the animals, the pool area was nice and the bar & restaurant a welcome place for sitting. We have already booked for...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$67 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$67 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Loved the rooms, maybe a ceiling fan would help with the heat in the summer times."
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"Be prepared to drive about 20 km from the main road but from there it is close to the beautiful town of..."
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"choose the newly renovated/modernised units"
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"book the cottage if you are more people and want to be higher up the hill"
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