Mountain View Guest House

Reviews of Mountain View Guest House

Good(87%) From 15 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 15 of our travellers who have visited Mountain View Guest House, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr & Mrs W from Warwick
Arrived on: 10-Sep-2014 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Signing makes it easy to find

Overlooking Springbok in a lovely spot backing onto a mountainside. Comfortable, spacious rooms and safe parking.

Breakfast was excellent and the evening meal at a local restaurant recommended by management was very good.

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Mr & Mrs C from London
Arrived on: 28-Aug-2014 Stayed for: 3 nights
Overall:
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Mountain View Guest House review

They provided good local information such as restaurants, tourist office.

It was quiet peaceful and comfortable.

We found Springbok very cold and damp, there had been heavy rain, and we were unprepared for such low temps.

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Mr & Mrs B from Australia
Arrived on: 24-May-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
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Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Very comfortable with an excellent breakfast

Very comfortable with an excellent breakfast

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Mr & Mrs D - Cheltenham
Arrived on: 20-May-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Average
Average
Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Food:
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Mountain View Guest House review

Room average but adequate
Owner a bit surly
Fine for overnight stop

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Mr R from Chicago, USA
Arrived on: 11-Dec-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Excellent
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Rooms:
Good
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A Perfect Stop in Springbok

We stopped for one night on our way to Namibia and were delighted to have a comfortable room and exceptionally friendly service.

Even though the room was not as beautiful as others during our trip, it was comfortable and efficient. The staff was very friendly and helpful and recommended a great restaurant for dinner. Breakfast was great!

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Mr & Mrs T - Glasgow
Arrived on: 16-Sep-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Rooms:
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comfortable and secure

well appointed thoughtful decoration of rooms with individual secure parking and private entrance and sitting area
beautifully kept garden, pool available

functional welcome, warm but somewhat lacking in personal interaction, didnt detract from the overall experience

somewhat poorly organised in room facilities (plastic bag with one sachet coffee and one tea bag /tea coffee creamer etc per guest)

We were only there for one night
Breakfast was well served and presented in a homely way

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Mr. & Mrs W-J from Nottingham
Arrived on: 22-Aug-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
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Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Food:
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Kasane to Cape Town Day 15

Clean, pleasant one or two night stopover with very good breakfast (we didn't eat cooked after our big evening meal but it looked excellent) and friendly staff.

We ate dinner at the Grazdak steak ranch; about a 15 minute walk from Mountain View. Excellent food, HUGE portions, wonderful staff and the chef even drove us 'home' as it was raining hard and refused to accept any payment.

We visited the flowers at Skilpad but found it disappointing – the sea of orange was spectacular but we saw more interesting and varied blooms by the roadside – but then we did take a very 'interesting' out-of -the-way route over the mountains back to the N7! Not quite the short cut we'd envisioned but much more fun than the main road.

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Mrs J. & family - Warwickshire
Arrived on: 29-Jul-2009 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Excellent
Excellent
Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Mountain View Guest House

Very friendy hostess, rooms very comfortable.

Ate well at Taurens Steak Ranch, recommended by MVGH.

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Mr & Mrs B, from Portugal
Arrived on: 16-Feb-2009 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Food:
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Mountain View Guest House review

Welcome OK and the room was fine. Breakfast good.

Not much elso to say.

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Mr and Mrs B - London
Arrived on: 21-Oct-2008 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Location:
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Rooms:
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Service:
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Springbok, personal service with a smile

We enjoyed this lovely location, another beautiful room. Cars parked in 'bay' for each room.

Dining room (a choice of 2!) for breakfast was comfortable, light, pleasant.
Dinner recommendation on main road also great experience - shop, restaurant, tourist info!

Felt well set up and rested for the drive next day to Augrabies.
Also would recommend going to Goegap Nature Reserve while in Springbok. - had to cram that into a half day, but could have spent longer there.

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