If this place was advertised as a motel, it would be fine. With few expectations it cannot dissapoint. However, the websites suggest it is so much more. On paper it looks good: pool, braii etc but this place is one big lost opportunity.
It needs a big overhaul. Unless worn out 70's decor comes back in fashion, the rooms will continue to be tacky and soulless. They are titled deluxe but are in need of a few coats of dulux. The staff seemed resigned to the fact that they were part of a substanndard organisation and had lost the will to live. An entertaining but illustrative example was when my wife and I arrived to check in. A member of staff came to show us the room. As my wife struggled with her backpack, he kindly offered to carry her handbag to make it easier! Having been used to excellent friendly service everywhere else we went in SA, this place failed to deliver.
I have written reviews on Tripadvisor for 5 years now and sometimes, if I read a review like this one, can be tempted to take it with a pinch of salt and decide for myself. Beware. This place really IS crap. If you want a cheap motel, then go for it, but you arelikely to have a better nights stay in one of the many B+Bs available in the area.
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