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Milkwood Country Cottage

17/05/2017 18/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Solna, Sweden
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Very nice Place, you felt almost as at home. The ownwers where friendly,nice and very service minded. They helped us with all from booking restaurants to give advice of places to visit. The location was perfect within Walking distancs to the village with resaurants an d Close to the golfcourse. You felt very relaxed and you could have stayed there...

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harrison25, Owner at Milkwood Country Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Milkwood Country Cottage. We hope that you will visit here again.

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Craig and I spent a wonderful couple of days at Milkwood, We were warmly welcomed by hosts, Peter and Loraine Copeland. Everything was lovely, from the well appointed room, the pool, advice of eateries, to the delicious breakfasts. We also loved all the animals and Peter's chats! A big thanks to Mimi as well, who assisted with the breakfasts and...

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It would be wonderful to have you as guests again - thank you for the kind words about us.

SaarLouis, Germany
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We felt very comfortable here in this small B+B. The host couple was very friendly and helpful with everything (booking of restaurants, recommendations for activities, beach equipment, ...). Our room was small but absolutely sufficient for 2 persons. Room was situated at the house and at the beautiful garden of the host couple with direct access to the swimming pool....

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Thanking you for your comments regarding your stay - always helpful for future guests.

Reviewed 11 October 2016

Milkwood country cottage was our first stop on our trip on the garden route. Loraine welcomed us and led us to the gorgeous rooms that were clean, cozy, nicely decorated and comfortable. large windows and glass doors led to a beautiful garden. Breakfast was delicious and generous, inside Loraine's home. For dinner, there are a few good restaurants within 5...

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We do appreciate when guests take the time to give us feedback on their stay - it was wonderful to meet you.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Beautiful house and a lovely room, delightful host very helpful with good knowledge of the local area.House right on a lovely golf course .The area around the canals is really worth a visit and has a ffew nice restaurants

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harrison25, Owner at Milkwood Country Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback - St Francis Bay is a great village to visit.

Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had a lovely time at Milkwood. The hosts were very welcoming and the property was perfect for our requirements. The breakfasts were absolutely amazing and Jack the ginger cat was a lovely addition.

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We hope you will return and visit again

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A wonderful stay in a friendly, warm and beautiful decorated room!! Thanks Lorrain and staff for wonderful breakfast and good service! Lorrain knows her village well and gave good advice on shops to visit like WOW and In Home. Also adviced to eat at an extra ordinary good restaurant Maurios. We enjoyed the excellent Currey prawn soup! It was well...

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So glad your stay was up to your expectations - the staff and I do appreciate feedback.

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Lorraine was fantastic. We booked 2 rooms. Everything was clean neat and wonderful. Safe parking. And close to everything we needed. We had rooms 1 and 2. Perfect for traveling families. Beautiful town

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We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us - it was our pleasure to host you.

london england
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Lorraine & Peter insure that you are comfortable,well fed and relaxed in their wonderful house in the most beautiful of SA small towns..lovely experience sad to leave. Good dining recommendation to Rambling Rose and Peter's Golf Club. Sadly the other suggestion at an appalling place,Big Time Greek lives in the memory--- see Trip Advisor write up---- Maril & I thank...

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Thank you so much for your feed back we do appreciate it very much and hope you will be staying at Milkwood Country Cottage next year.

George, South Africa
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Lorraine & Peter couldn't have made us feel more welcome. Excellent accommodation and breakfast. Lovely pool with ample and comfortable poolside furniture with drinks on hand. Would definitely revisit.

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So good to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope that you will return and visit Milkwood Country Cottage soon

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Milkwood Country Cottage has unique charm and is situated in a village like no other St Francis Bay, gateway to the famed Garden Route, 1 hour away from Port Elizabeth. It is here you will come to enjoy time to yourself, time to unwind and rejuvenate. It’s here that time itself seems to take it’s pace from the lazy river meandering slowly into the Indian Ocean. You’re in a place of beauty, natural splendour and charm. From the moment you arrive at Milkwood Country Cottage you’ll experience the meaning of a “true holiday”. You will carry with you fond memories and experiences of Milkwood and the St Francis Bay area for many years to come. This is our personal promise to all our guests. Milkwood is the perfect place from which to enjoy the many activities in St Francis Bay. Golf (literally on our doorstep) – 5 paces takes you onto the 15th fairway – to the wide range of water sports, horse riding, hiking and cycling to more relaxing pastimes like lazing at the pool, sunbathing or walking on our pristine beaches – you’ll never run out of things to do. Within 3 – 5 minutes you can walk to the club house, the beach, shops, restaurants and coffee shops. St Francis Bay together with Milkwood Country Cottage offers the fortunate few a delightful escape from the pressures of daily life. Here among the graceful thatch roof homes next to the waters edge, is a haven of peace and tranquillity. Once this lifestyle has been experienced, it becomes a precious memory to cherish again and again.AccommodationOur four rooms are individually decorated and all en-suite, to meet the various needs of all our guests. Each of the four bedrooms have a private entrances leading onto the patio/pool area, they are equipped with colour TV, fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and affords views onto the picturesque golf course. It is here that you will experience tranquillity, warm hospitality and time to unwind and rejuvenate. Laze along our sparkling pool and be enthralled by breath taking sunsets from your patio.You are in a place of beauty natural splendour and charm.Wake up to glorious mornings with the sound of birds in our well established gardenFor the golf enthusiast golf packages can be arranged at the Links and St Francis Bay Golf Club ... more   less 

Additional Information about Milkwood Country Cottage

Address: 137 St Francis Drive, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
Price Range: £57 - £79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Milkwood Country Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ground floor room - they have direct access to the garden and pool”
371dianeh, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Possibly upstairs or No 3 are preferable”
ferrariflier, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Top floor room is much larger with balcony.”
rolfdw, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room at back overlooking golf course”
ianj287, 14 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We had room number 3 at the end of the property with comfy seating area in the garden.”
Nanette2014, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
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