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The Guardians


| 4.5 Excellent 90 reviews
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About The Guardians

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About The Guardians

 Sleeps 20
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
 Minimum stay: 1 Days

The Guardians are situated on a working farm at the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg, in the busy little town of Elliot, which offers wonderful activities against a backdrop of dramatic mountain scenery. The Guardians is just 5 km out of town.

The Guardians offers accommodation in a beautiful setting, in luxurious thatched cottages and family units. Guests have a choice of self-catering or bed and breakfast accommodation, with dinner available by prior arrangement.

Activities in the surrounding area include rock art sites, fly-fishing, horse riding, hiking trails, and 4x4 trails.

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  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises
  • Cosy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Wedding Venues: There is a 43 seater Chapel with a mountain view for weddings. Please inquire for price.

Important Information

No smoking policy in cottages or suites.
No pets allowed.
Breakfast on request is only payable in cash on arrival (i.e. NO payment via SafariNow for meals).
Book In: 14:00 - 19.30
Guests to let establishment know if it will be later.
After 20: 00 a R 250.00 late arrival will be charged.
Book Out: 10h00

Rates & Availability

Guest Reviews

4.5 / 5
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georg scharf
October 2018
Was value for money.
candice lowe
July 2018
The greeting on arrival was " do not feed the dogs " during the stay the children were shouted at for playing and running around, which by rights children run, the hospitality was absolutely horrific. The kitchen cupboards were so under stocked that we had to go and purchase our own cookware. And just to top it all off our trailers spare tyre was stolen in the parking lot!!!!!!!! How do I rate... Read more
pamela cunningham
February 2018
Loved the location and views are outstanding.Please replace the instant coffee with ground coffee.
ria smuts
January 2018
Beautiful location, clean and neat, friendly people and nice breakfast. Will recommend.
barry charnock
December 2017
Beautiful setting, peaceful nights cosy sleep. The perfect halfway stop over between Eastern Cape and Natal. Were going to visit on the return trip. Friendly hosts

The Guardians location

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The Guardians is 4.3km from the centre of Elliot , the nearest airport 94.6km (Mthatha Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
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