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Trail's End

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Exterior
Outdoor pool
Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Family Room | Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
Classic Quadruple Room | Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Trail's End

Trail's End

Family-friendly hostel with spa, near Elgin

10,0/10 Exceptional

11 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
Map
41 Worcester Street, Grabouw, Western Cape, 7160

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In a national park

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 44 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • KFC - 4 min drive
  • The Orchard - 6 min drive
  • Wimpy - 6 min drive
  • Elgin Railway Market - 7 min drive
  • Peregrine Farm Stall - 9 min drive

About this property

Trail's End

Trail's End offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 1500 per vehicle one-way. Guests can grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe and visit the spa to be pampered with massages, facials, or body treatments. An outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center are other features.

Languages

Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM - midnight
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Due to drought conditions, water restrictions apply at this property until further notice. Guests can expect periodic water supply outages or reduced water pressure during their stay.
  • Due to drought conditions, water restrictions may apply at this property until further notice.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (2 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*
  • Supervised childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Hosted evening meals daily for a surcharge (reservations required)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's games
  • Children's books
  • Pool gate

What to do

  • Pilates classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Private winery tours
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Conference space (969 square feet)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle rentals

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Communal living room
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Vineyard
  • Wine tasting room

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Soap
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Guidebooks/recommendations

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hostel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 1500 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Hosted evening meal costs ZAR 200

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Airport shuttle service for children up to age 12 costs ZAR 1500 (one-way)

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • The seasonal pool is open from September to May

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Trail's End Hostel Grabouw
Trail's End Hostel
Trail's End Grabouw
Trail's End Grabouw
Trail's End Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Trail's End Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Grabouw

Frequently asked questions

Does Trail's End offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Trail's End 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.
How much does it cost to stay at Trail's End?
As of 30 January 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Trail's End on 18 February 2023 start from R1 008, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Trail's End?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Trail's End?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Trail's End?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Trail's End?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Trail's End?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 1500 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Trail's End?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
What is there to do at Trail's End and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities like horseback riding, mountain biking, and hiking. Additional recreation onsite includes Pilates and yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. Trail's End also has a seasonal outdoor pool and a fitness center, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Trail's End?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Wimpy (2.3 mi), The Orchard (2.4 mi), and Elgin Railway Market (2.5 mi).
What's the area around Trail's End like?
Trail's End is located a short 1-minute walk from Elgin.

Reviews

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Exceptional

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Cleanliness

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Staff & service

10,0/10

Amenities

10,0/10

Property conditions & facilities

10,0/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Robert, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

A great experience and stunning place
We had a wonderful time. The staff is friendly and helpful. The trail's are well marked and the scenery beautiful! Comfortable beds and good room layout. Delicious food and wine were served for the duration of our stay. We will certainly go back!
Gerda, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Quiet unique
An experience of a lifetime cute cozy affordable nothing like it
Abdullah, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mark, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

I'll be back!
Amazing! Hidden Gem!
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amazing
This was a last minute booking and we are not disappointed. Its great for families and lots of activities for the kids. The staff is very friendly. We will definitely be back. 😊
Bianca, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Isabella, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Joscelin
Very friendly staff. Excellent food. Beautiful venue. We all had a very relaxing stay.
Joscelin, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great concept. New, clean, and delightful place. Close to trails, and has all the amenities required. The in room air conditioning was a huge relief from the heat.
Jed, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Mark, 2-night family trip
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