Reviews & Comments

Showing 3 reviews (ordered by date of stay, most recent appearing first).

Verified reviewgood

WE chose Appleby as we had a function at Steenberg so its location was convenient. The upstairs room is comfortable with a good bed and bedlinen; although having a wooden floor a little noisy as you walk around! A couple of suggestions - although we did not require a TV I know that many guests prefer to have a TV in their room; there is no mirror near a wall plug meaning I could not see what I was doing when I was blow drying my hair; tea & coffee, fruit, rusks, muesli is provided which is very welcome but no rooibos!!! The owner Jodie is very pleasant but a better plan needs to be made for access as we waited nearly 20 minutes for her to arrive and let us in, after alerting her to our movements earlier in the morning - and then we could not contact her on her cell phone, as pre-arranged, to tell her when we were on our way from the CBD as my call went straight to her voice mail. But all in all, Appleby served our purpose which was literally a bed for the night as we had to leave early the next morning.

September 2019

Gill P. (Pietermaritzburg)

Verified reviewexcellent

Wundervolles, großes Loft in sehr ruhiger, sicherer Lage am Rand von Tokai, schöner Garten unter hohen Bäumen, sauberer, gepflegter Pool, sehr gute Ausgangslage für die Erkundung des Constantia Valley und der Cape Peninsula. Überaus freundliche Gastgeberin - Thank you, Jodie!

January 2019

Kurt Horst Uhlemann (Neubrandenburg / Germany)

Verified reviewexcellent

My husband (of 83 years of age) and I travelled from JHB to CT by train – with our car on board. The train arrived five hours behind schedule! We went direct from the train to our first appointment in CT, and arrived many hours late at Appleby Guest House where – nevertheless - we were given a warm welcome. The accommodation exceeded our expectations. There was nothing that we lacked in this ‘self-catering' accommodation – and in addition, fresh milk and yoghurt and all ingredients for a continental breakfast were provided. Appleby’s garden was enviable, and its location in Tokai was scenic and countrified - but with sufficient shopping centres and restaurants / take-away outlets nearby to satisfy all our wants. For us, Appleby warrants another visit – again and again.

October 2018

Geraldine Erlank (Johannesburg)

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