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Overview of Far Hills Hotel

Far Hills Hotel

3.0 star property
Mountain hotel in Wilderness with outdoor pool and restaurant

6.6/10 Good

83 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Refrigerator
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N2 National Highway, George, Wilderness, Western Cape, 6530
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool and lazy river
  • Beach towels
  • Room service
  • Business center
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Lobby fireplace
  • Snack bar/deli
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Television

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About this area

Getting around

  • George (GRJ) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Timberwolf Spur - 4 min drive
  • Cattle Baron George - 4 min drive
  • BeeJuice Cafe - 6 min drive
  • Blue Olive - 6 min drive
  • POMODORO - 6 min drive

About this property

Far Hills Hotel

3-star hotel by the ocean
Free English breakfast, a terrace, and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at Far Hills Hotel. The onsite restaurant, CIAO, features garden views and Italian cuisine. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a playground and laundry facilities.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Swimming pool with a lazy river
  • Free self parking
  • RV/bus/truck parking, an outdoor pool, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • A billiards/pool table, a banquet hall, and 3 meeting rooms
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the dining options, bar, and breakfast
Room features
All guestrooms at Far Hills Hotel have amenities such as free WiFi.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and deep soaking tubs
  • TVs with satellite channels
  • Balconies, refrigerators, and electric kettles

Languages

Afrikaans, English, Xhosa

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 20 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets stay free
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite RV/bus/truck parking (fees apply)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Lazy river
  • Playground

What to do

  • Pool table
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach towels

Facilities

  • 8 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1965
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Piano
  • An outdoor pool
  • Lazy river

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

CIAO - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 5 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Far Hills Hotel
Far Hills Hotel Wilderness
Far Hills Wilderness
Hotel Far Hills
Far Hills Hotel Hotel
Far Hills Hotel Wilderness
Far Hills Hotel Hotel Wilderness

Frequently asked questions

Does Far Hills Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Far Hills Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Far Hills Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 8 AM to 5 PM.
Are pets allowed at Far Hills Hotel?
Yes, pets stay free.
Is parking offered on site at Far Hills Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking. RV/bus/truck parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Far Hills Hotel?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
What is there to do at Far Hills Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities like kayaking and sailing, and practice your swing on the nearby golf course. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a lazy river and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Far Hills Hotel?
Yes, CIAO offers Italian cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Timberwolf Spur (2.3 mi), Cattle Baron George (2.6 mi), and BeeJuice Cafe (3.3 mi).
Does Far Hills Hotel have rooms with private spa tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep soaking bathtub.
Does Far Hills Hotel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony.

Overall score and ratings

6.6

Good

6.9/10

Cleanliness

7.1/10

Staff & service

9.0/10

Amenities

6.2/10

Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

Just a little tricky getting to the rooms as the paving is uneven.
frank, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Truly awesome surroundings in a picturesque part of Western Cape. Very lush greenery, quiet retreat not far from shopping malls, mountains, the sea and even reptile park! Bedroom and bathroom sizes are the biggest I have ever seen. Lots of sockets for gadgets, thoughtful torch in case of power cuts, swimming pool and space to play around at the back! I hope to return for longer!
2-night trip
Verified Ebookers guest review

8/10 Very good

Swimming pool was great exvellent room with lovely view
2-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

jasmine, 1-night romance trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Reception poor...staff incompetent. .
Alexander, 1-night romance trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Last minute choice but very nice hotel. Very secluded, had all the necessary amenities and very nice staff.
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

1-night romance trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

Far hills is far from a great lodge. Outdated
The hotel has so much potential yet it misses the mark. The main room door looks like someone tried to break in . The patio door didn't lock. Outdated decor. Very poor tv signal. Paint drippings on the bath and toilet. Carpets need a good clean. Not worth the spend.
Joelene, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Far Hills Hotel
Huge comfortable suite room with balcony and view. Large bathroom with bath and shower. Room has fridge, coffee facilities, tv with choice of channels. Rooms feel private and safe. Bar Restaurant sold excellent bottle of wine at give-away price. Our included breakfast had massive choice. We had the full cooked farmhouse, and then I also had the fruit and yogurt etc because it looked delicious. Hotel easy to find (well sign-posted). Highly recommended. It's great to book something at a good price on ebookers, and arrive and find such a great hotel. Exceeded our expectations.
Verified Ebookers guest review

2/10 Poor

Disappointed...
I cannot believe that this hotel was advertised as a 4 star hotel with very deseptive photos. Ratings agency should do their jobs properly.
Verified Hotels.com guest review