Accommodation Reviews

I have reviewed over 75 properties offering various types of accommodation since 2011. Read all my accommodation reviews below.


Turbine Boutique Hotel, Thesen Island, Knysna

Mardouw Country House, Swellendam

Walkersons Hotel & Spa, Dullstroom

Klaserie Drift Game Lodge, Klaserie, Greater Kruger

Thornybush Game Lodge, Thornybush, Greater Kruger


Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Walker Bay

De Hoop Nature Reserve

Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, Stellenbosch


Opstal, Slanghoek Valley

Trails End Bike Hotel, Grabouw

Africamps @ Doolhof, Wellington

Africamps @ Stanford Hills, Stanford (guest reviewer)

Windfall Farm, Robertson

Tintswalo Boulders, Simons Town

Africamps @ Ingwe, Plettenberg Bay (guest reviewer)

Africamps @ Oakhurst Farm Wilderness (guest reviewer)

The Vines, Franschhoek

MSC Musica

Lanzerac Hotel, Stellenbosch

La Petite Ferme, Franschhoek

Aquila Game Reserve, Touws River (guest reviewer)



Taj Hotel, Cape Town (guest reviewer)

Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, Montagu

Antbear Lodge, Northern Drakensberg

Pleasant Places Guest House, Midlands

River Run Cottage @ Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, Central Drakensberg

Montusi Mountain Lodge, Northern Drakensberg

The Old Rectory, Plettenberg Bay

The Taj Hotel, Cape Town

Tintswalo Atlantic, Hout Bay, Cape Town

Roam Private Game Reserve, Karoo

Samara Game Reserve, Karoo

Lagoon View, Hermanus

The Cape Milner Hotel, Cape Town

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Walker Bay



Rovos Rail – Pretoria to Cape Town

De Hoek Country Hotel, Magaliesburg

The Garden Shed, Wellington

Life & Leisure Guest House, Stellenbosch

Cloud9 Boutique Hotel, Cape Town

Aquila Private Game Reserve, Touws River

Fancourt, George

Weltevrede Wine Estate, Bonnievale

The Alphen Boutique Hotel, Constantia, Cape Town

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Walker Bay

Klaserie River Safari Lodge, Klaserie, Greater Kruger

Ezulwini River Lodge, Balule, Greater Kruger

Waterside Lodge, Thornybush, Greater Kruger

Inwenkwezi Private Game Reserve, East London

Crawfords Beach Lodge, Chintsa East, East London

Ocean View Hotel, Coffee Bay, Wild Coast, Transkei

MSC Sinfonia

The Stellenbosch Hotel, Stellenbosch


Radisson Blu Hotel, Waterfront, Cape Town

Elephant Hills Resort, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Tintswalo Atlantic, Hout Bay, Cape Town


Karoo View, Prince Albert, Karoo

The Blue House, Stanford

The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel, Constantia, Cape Town

Buffelsdrift Game Reserve, Oudtshoorn

Maison Chablis, Franschhoek

Hog Hollow, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay

Gondwana Game Reserve, Garden Route

Tumbleweed Cottage, McGregor

Coopmanshuijs Boutique Hotel, Stellenbosch

Orchard Cottages, Boschendal, Stellenbosch

The Lanzerac Hotel, Stellenbosch



Melia Hotel, Zanzibar

Samara Private Game Reserve, Karoo

Old Mac Daddy, Elgin

nDzuti Safari Camp, Klaserie, Greater Kruger

Africa on Foot, Klaserie, Greater Kruger

Duminy Cottage, Mosaic Private Sanctuary, Stanford

Spier Hotel, Stellenbosch

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Walker Bay



Klein Oliphants Hoek Boutique Hotel, Franschhoek

De Hoop Private Nature Reserve

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Walker Bay


Old Mac Daddy, Elgin



Manna Bay Boutique Hotel, Cape Town