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The Rabbit Hole Hotel
Ranked #2 of 21 Krugersdorp B&B and Inns
Cape Town
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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“Wonderful”
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Apart from being central to the sights of the Cradle of Humankind and in a quiet area. The Rabbit Hole staff were very welcoming and pleasant. We loved the decor and the whole ambiance of the Guest House. Our room was lovely and the bathroom was a lovely size. There was room to put things out around us. The food was very good and we enjoyed the frogs.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled as a couple
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White River, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

Charming B & B, consider it good value for money. The staff where friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good - but plates where cold (only complaint). Interior decor is was amazing and very clever use of recycled bottles and crockery, very original in fact quite a "Wonderland" experience. Rooms where clean and everything worked, loved the white rabbits in the garden :). Would stay there again quite happily

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled solo
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 November 2012

When you first arrive the first thing you notice about this place is the colour....lots of colour!! Really beautifully done the staff are friendly and welcoming... The food is lovely and the rooms are simply divine. Very well placed for the cradle of humankind, the rhino and lion reserve and located right next door to a tea house and across the road to a large mall....the owners have done a great job with is place and I highly recommend staying here

  • Stayed November 2012, travelled solo
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2012

My family and I stayed here for a few days as a base for exploring the Cradle of Human kind at the end of a 3 week trip to South Africa. The Rabbit Hole is a wonderfully unique place where art is built into the very fabric of the building. The room was very large and comfortable and the mother and daughter owners were very friendly and helpful.

The bar was not manned while we were there but there's an honesty system in place where you help yourself to drinks and just record what you've taken; very civilised and wonderful to see in this day and age.

The only downside was that the wife came away with "lots of wonderful DIY ideas" for things we (I!) could do round the house! ;-)

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with family
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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2012

I spent one night at the Rabbit Hole recently - the owners have certainly created a quirky and interesting venue with lots of innovative ideas ideas for their decor - i.e. the bar is a mosaic of bottle tops and glass bottle bottoms; the kitchen counter has knives and forks mosaiced into the surface.

The staff was friendly, the towels were fluffy, the water was hot, the bed was comfortable and the food was pleasant and served with a smile - what more could I want?

Sarah O'Neill

Stayed May 2012, travelled on business
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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 2 May 2012

Rabbit Hole Guesthouse is an escape in the otherwise hustling and bustling West Rand. The rooms are all different, the hosts are very friendly and the food is delicious. Near a few malls, a casino and the Cradle of Humankind, this eccentric escape is just what any one needs. I would recommend this guest house to any and everybody wanting to visit the West Rand for whatever reason.

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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled solo
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Cape Town
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Reviewed 12 April 2012

Don't miss it! A charming stay with wonderfully varied rooms. A joy at every corner. Great breakfasts and helpful hosts. You won't find anything else like it in the area and it is great for exploring the Cradle of Humankind and Johannesburg as well - avoiding having to stay in the center or the some of the less attractive modern suburbs. The garden is lush, birdsong waking you up in the morning. And the artwork in the garden and the rooms is worth exploring just in itself!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with friends
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Property: The Rabbit Hole Hotel
Address: 33 Viljoen Street | Krugersdorp North, Krugersdorp 1739, South Africa (Formerly Rabbit Hole Guest House)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Krugersdorp
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 21 B&Bs / Inns in Krugersdorp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rabbit Hole Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Rabbit Hole is a favourite of many business travelers and also to tourists exploring the many attractions in the nearby Cradle of Humankind.The Rabbit Hole Hotel offers 16 unique en-suite rooms. ... more   less 
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