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The Beautiful South Guest House

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4 Hospitaal Street, Stellenbosch 7600 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bras’s place is clean cozy and well located. Bras is full of info and good vibes. Breakfast was rich and fresh. Gave us a map and showed us around. We had wonderful time. Very very recommended !!! Enjoyed allot !! Thank you man !! You...More

Thank Dan F
Response from TBSGH, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much Dan F. We hope to you you two again sometime : ) Bryce & team TBS

Reviewed 19 June 2018

A very well located, cosy and pleasant Guesthouse, within walking distance to the university. Very friendly and professional staff who really make you feel at home. Rooms are big, very clean and comfortable. This, combined with great breakfast contributed to make my stay very enjoyable.

Thank JKaninda07
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The security at THBS Guest House leaves much to be desired. Our room was robbed when other guests left the garden gate to the compound open as they departed. A man dressed as an official took the opportunity to come into the complex and took...More

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Response from Bryce S, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 21 June 2018

Mrs Cox, again we are sad about your experience, which is the first "theft" here. Having said that, you literally let a strange man into your room, where he helped himself. Why were your valuables not locked in your safe? He asked other guests to...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed for one night with a couple of friends. We rented two rooms. None of the rooms were in sufficient quality for the price we were charged (which was higher from what we paid for a very good guest house in Cape Town) : one...More

Thank Ron19562013
Response from Bryce S, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 14 March 2018

Hi, thanks for your review. I will address your "complaints" "Too hot" So the room was "too hot"??? But we have air conditioning that you can set the temperature to the exact degree with a simple remote control! How is it possible to be too...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The rooms were fabulous and the pool area was lovely, cool water and great sunloungers. Breakfast was good variety and plenty with help yourself tea, coffee and juice. The manager Dennis greeted us and showed us the room, but said he couldn’t offer us a...More

Thank Phil D
Response from Bryce S, Owner at The Beautiful South Guest HouseResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Phil, we apologize for that unusual character- he was indeed unusual, & not our regular handyman. Furthermore, he was not authorized to work past 5pm & we had no idea he was doing so. Perhaps if someone had called/emailed & let us know, we...More

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Our house is a thatched jewel, centrally located but quiet, right in the heart of the university area. Surrounded by old trees and flowers, you find it with a dreamy garden and a big pool. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$55 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Beautiful South Hotel Stellenbosch
Beautiful South Stellenbosch
Beautiful South Hotel Stellenbosch
South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (39)
Pool & Beach (27)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"Do not get a room by the pool and the compound exit as these are very vulnerable to opportunistic theft"
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"All the rooms looked awesome. Ask for the honey moon suite if its available."
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"Number 8 is a small room for a couple...nice, quiet, and steps to the pool..."
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"Some ground floor rooms"
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