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Buiten Verwagten Guest House

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58 Bourke Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews guest house garden and pool area the blue room a queen size bed excellent breakfast historic building a lovely stay short notice antique furniture hot karoo a great place to stay our night stay cape town home away from home old world charm long drive thoroughly enjoyed our stay
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

We arrived in the historic town of Graaff-Reinet early afternoon and immediately felt at home in this guest house we had chosen. The room was beautiful presented with a lovely mix of old and new. The garden and pool area were equally enjoyable. Lizelle is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank stillhil
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Hillary, it was a pleasure to have you here as my guests. All the Best!

Reviewed 3 October 2018

So impressed with the beautiful modern comfortable rooms without compromising the beautiful old historic building. Peace and tranquility. I could not help but wonder if the house could speak how many stories it would tell. Well located with all the best restaurants within walking distance....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Marietjie Z
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Marietjie. It was such a pleasure to host and meet you and your husband from my old hometown! All the best!

Reviewed 19 July 2018

We recently spent one night in the charming Buiten Verwagten Guest House in Graaff Reinet. We parked inside and were able to walk to the Drostdy Hotel as well as the Our Yard restaurant where we had dinner. Lizelle was very friendly and immediately made...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and good review. I am pleased that you were comfortable and cosy in our Blue Room.

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Spending the weekend in this amazing establishment was fantastic. Extremely clean, beautifully decorated room was the cherry on top, in this beautiful old charming town. We visited two very good restaurants which our lovely hostess has booked for us. Buiten Verwagten (beyond expectation), is definetely...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank jleg2018
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and kind words Jacques. I am looking forward to have you and your lovely wife here again.

Reviewed 24 May 2018

We spent three glorious nights at this fantastic and well appointed B & B. There were three of us and we were accommodated in adjacent rooms. Our unit had a kitchenette as well as two comfortable chairs to relax in. This B & B is...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank John R
Response from Buiten1, Owner at Buiten Verwagten Guest HouseResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words John, much appreciated. All the best!

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$78 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"We had a room with an outside courtyard and we loved it"
stillhil
30 Oct 2018
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"The Blue Room has a view of the street. No patio."
Pampoen
19 Jul 2018
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"One by the swimming pool."
ml172014
7 Jan 2018
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"Both rooms we had were clean and beautiful."
jacoenfran
25 Oct 2017
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