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Riverside Guest Lodge

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
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“tree house”(15 reviews)
“welcome drink”(18 reviews)
“great deck”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

From the warm welcome from hosts Albert and Elsa, to the spectacular views and extremely comfortable and cosy cottage, this was an outstanding experience. Accommodations were spotless with an array of lovely personal touches - from the comfy bath robes, to the bottle of chilled...More

Thank mcdublin1
Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded yesterday

Nothing pleases us more than visitors arriving as guests and leaving as friends. We're delighted that you appreciated the detail and pleased that you enjoyed the cottage. They do have a special atmosphere. So much so that we sometimes overnight if the opportunity presents itself....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed in a luxury room because we stayed in Oudtshoorn for 3 days. The room was very comfortable. The owner help you in any way and want to create like a little family between the guests. The car parking is inside the property so...More

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Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded yesterday

Dear Miriam We're delighted that you enjoyed our luxury room. It is important to us that our guests don't remain strangers and pleased that you also enjoyed chatting to the other guests. Do visit again! Kind regards Albert & Elza

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best accommodation experience I've had. Albert and Elza are amazing hosts, they will book everything for you from tours or excursions to restaurants. So helpful in directing you around town or to specific places. So nice to receive that personal touch from two...More

Thank MJ_Life
Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear Matthew Thank you for the huge compliment and recommendation! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we enjoyed the conversations! We hope to see you back again! Kind regards Albert & Elza

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2nd trip (last in 2013) to this well positioned accommodation within lovely Oudtshoorn. New owners since last there but the setup is unchanged and current hosts Albert and Elza Otto are very approachable, helpful, and knowledgeable of the area (recommending 'locals' shops tucked away from...More

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Thank Phil C
Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Phil Thank you for the detailed feedback, compliments and constructive criticism! The cathedral ceilings make over head light problematic and the natural wood does not reflect light. However, we will look at ways to improve the lighting without spoiling the rustic natural ambiance of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here while travelling between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. It was a wonderful "break" from the activity of the big cities. We stayed in one of the "treehouse" rooms and hated to leave it. One night we decided to stay home...More

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Thank wendyp394
Response from AlbertG-Otto, Owner at Riverside Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wendy Thank you for the kind words and compliments! We're delighted that you enjoyed the log cabin and hope to see you again! Kind regards Albert & Elza

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$85 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$85 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (7)
Hotel & Grounds (45)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Bathroom (5)
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"Choose the tree house room."
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"no opinion, as our room was excellent"
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"take the treetop rooms they are beautiful. The inside rooms are more "english neatly""
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"Relaxing , all rooms are very nice. There are also two cottages that offer self catering."
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