Waterval Boven Accommodation

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Shamrock Arms Guest Lodge

24 Reviews
Sleeps 20 in 7 rooms

Enjoy the warm embrace of The Shamrock Arms, a 4 Star Guest Lodge offering good value, tranquil surroundings and wholesome food.
Enjoy the warm embrace of The Shamrock Arms, a 4 Star Guest Lodge offering good value, tranquil surroundings and wholesome food.

The lodge was runner-up in the South African Tourism 2010 Welcome Awards. Lodge category. Finalists are considered to be the cream of the crop of the tourism industry always hospitable, always professional, and always passionate about delivering service excellence.

The lodge is authentically Victorian and comfortably modern and traces its history back to 1894. Superbly situated on the Mpumalanga Highlands Meander Route, a mere two and a half hours from Johannesburg and clasped by the picturesque and historic village of Waterval Boven, gateway to the world-famous Kruger National Park, you are guaranteed a country-village ambience that will soothe your soul.

The Shamrock Arms is unquestionably an ideal stopover for both the business and leisure traveller. It is situated ‘more or less’ half way between Oliver Tambo International Airport, previously known as the Johannesburg International Airport and the Kruger National Park. This will be of particular interest to travellers, who on arrival at OR Tambo International Airport are keen on the idea of getting some mileage behind them on the first day so that the drive to the park the next day is not so daunting. All of the rooms have their own private outside entrance and en-suite bathroom.

The luxury rooms, of which there are six, have air-conditioning hot and cold,optional electric blanket, satellite TV with decoder, minibar, tea and coffee making facility and electronic safe. You have a choice of either a double bed king or queen-size or twin beds. The Duluxe room one, which has twin beds close together, has an overhead fan, heater and tea and coffee facility. The wonderful thing about the Shamrock Arms is that it is the perfect base from which to explore many places of interest and scenic beauty in the Mpumalanga Province. All of the provinces principal tourist attractions are within easy reach of the Shamrock Arms.

In and around Waterval Boven you can do: Trout /bass fishing, rock climbing and abseiling, mountain biking and hiking and horse riding. The Shamrock Arms also offers added value in that Terry, who is an accredited and registered tourist guide, is on hand to help you on any tourist related issues. A sincere and friendly welcome awaits you from your hosts Terry and Cheryl Jansen.
from R940

Steam Inn Pub and Grill

3 Reviews
Sleeps 2 in 1 room

The Steam Inn Pub and Grill is well-situated on an escarpment in the Lowveld. This charming, typically English pub offers accommodation, a...
The Steam Inn Pub and Grill is well-situated on an escarpment in the Lowveld. This charming, typically English pub offers accommodation, a bar and restaurant in Waterval Boven. Established in 1898 as a railway depot, Waterval Boven is Dutch for ‘Above Waterfall’ and is named after the waterfall in the Elands River. The area is rich with historical sites and the village is nestled in the Drakensberg Mountains. Horse riding, trout fishing and hiking are popular activities in the region.

Each of the double rooms contains twin single beds, that can be made up together as a double bed on request, as well as an en-suite with a shower, hand basin and toilet. Room facilities include tea and coffee-making facilities, heaters in winter and fans in summer. Breakfast is available on request. The pub and grill offers an a la carte menu featuring seafood, steaks, hamburgers and pizza and is open until late.

The Steam Inn Pub and Grill also makes an ideal venue for weddings and special events and we offer Friday and Saturday night entertainment and on-deck braai facilities.
from R500

Luilekker Guest House and Chalets

18 Reviews
Sleeps 33 in 11 rooms

Luilekker Guest House and Chalets is situated just off the N4 highway, about 2 km on the Nelspruit...
Luilekker Guest House and Chalets is situated just off the N4 highway, about 2 km on the Nelspruit side of the historic Waterval-Boven Tunnel, the gateway to the Kruger National Park.

We offer five comfortable en-suite bedrooms in our guest house with a choice of twin or double beds and either a bath or a shower. The rooms are housed in spacious rondavels with thick stone walls which have been beautifully renovated and incorporated into the main house. Wake up to the smell of coffee in the percolator in the dining room and lie in until you're ready to sit down in the dining room for our hearty farm breakfast. Meals may be enjoyed in the guest house if preferred. In winter there is a comforting fire in the lounge for a cosy evening.

We also have five fully equipped open-plan chalets and a two-bedroom cottage, all with towels and linen provided. There is a small communal swimming pool. All the chalets are equipped with Multichoice/DStv decoders with SABC/E TV card only, however if you want the full DStv bouquet please bring your own decoder.

Nestled in a beautiful valley surrounded by breathtaking cliffs and lush bush, makes this a beautiful haven for a stay over en-route to the Kruger or Mozambique. TRAFFIC CAN BE HEARD AT TIMES BUT AS GUESTS SAY IT IS SO BEAUTIFUL WITH THE CLIFFS AND ALL THE SOUND OF BIRDS THAT YOU DON’T REALISE THAT YOU ARE CLOSE TO THE N4. Traffic can be heard by times but as guests say it is so beautiful with the cliffs and all the sound of birds that you don’t realise that you are close to the N4. For the more energetic, there's fishing along the Elands River which flows through the property, or a hike up the mountains on the estate.

Enjoy bird watching or challenging rock climbs up the cliffs in close proximity to Luilekker. Watch the mist roll in over the mountains while savoring the pristine country air and sipping a glass of pure, fresh water from our very own fountain.
from R400

Ellie's Bed & Breakfast

2 Reviews
Sleeps 2 in 1 room

Ellie's Bed & Breakfast offers comfortable overnight accommodation in a spacious unit, situated in Waterval Boven. This shaded and...
Ellie's Bed & Breakfast offers comfortable overnight accommodation in a spacious unit, situated in Waterval Boven. This shaded and tranquil unit rests on the bank of the Elands River, featuring a variety of lovely bird life.

This charming unit consists of a private bedroom with an open en-suite bathroom, a kitchenette and a lounge area with a TV. All linen and towels are provided, as well as toiletries. Easy view DStv is provided, but guests are welcome to bring their own decoder and smart card.

Officially known as Emgwenya, this is a small town located on the edge of the Escarpment on the banks of the Elands River. It is above the 75m Elands Falls on the railway line from Pretoria to Maputo, in Mpumalanga.
from R480
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Bergwaters Eco Lodge & Spa

16 Reviews
Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

T2T Spring Special   Bergwaters Eco Lodge and Spa is a beautiful peaceful retreat offering affordable upmarket bed and...
Bergwaters Eco Lodge and Spa is a beautiful peaceful retreat offering affordable upmarket bed and breakfast accommodation, conference facilities, and an onsite Spa conveniently located at Waterval Onder, just down the road from Waterval Boven Emgwenya and Machadodorp in Mpumalanga, a 2.5 hour drive from Gauteng and 40 minutes from Mbombela Nelspruit.

Just 1.5 km off the N4, Bergwaters is secretly tucked away in a quiet secluded valley, flanked by sheer cliffs where eagles nest and crystal streams trickle by. Family owned and managed, Bergwaters not only offers luxury accommodation and epicure meals - Supreme Personalised Service, is guaranteed.

Bergwaters, renowned for its tranquil atmosphere, promises the perfect escape for couples, families and groups. We're much more than just a hotel.
from R700

Hangar 5

5 Reviews
Sleeps 4 in 2 rooms

For a break in a tranquil environment, glide into Hangar 5 which will cater to all your needs in homely comfort.

There are two...
For a break in a tranquil environment, glide into Hangar 5 which will cater to all your needs in homely comfort.

There are two double rooms available, with en-suite bathrooms. The upstairs unit is the largest of the two, and also comes with a private deck. Both rooms are fitted with fridges, tea and coffee-making facilities, microwaves and three-plate stoves. A braai facility is available with a wood pack at a nominal fee. We also offer a hearty breakfast on request.

Only two hours from Pretoria and Johannesburg, we are perfectly situated on the N4, surrounded by mountains and many historic sights. The Kruger National Park is only four hours away. Our historical little town, Waterval Boven, has wonderful hikes and sights. For the rock climbing fanatics, our mountainous environment offers one of the best locations in South Africa.
from R560

Aloes Country Inn

2 Reviews
Sleeps 26 in 9 rooms

Aloes Country Inn is situated at the foot of the Elands Valley hills on the bank of the Elands River, near Waterval Onder. This is truly...
Aloes Country Inn is situated at the foot of the Elands Valley hills on the bank of the Elands River, near Waterval Onder. This is truly the gateway to the Lowveld, surrounded by the beauty of a unique ecology.

We offer accommodation in four Self-catering Units, four en-suite Twin Rooms and one unit equipped for disabled persons. The rooms are designed to provide cool comfort on the hottest of days, with a shady front veranda.

We provide meals on request and have braai facilities, should you rather enjoy the outdoors with a late afternoon sundowner, outside the pub or near the river. We are happy to cater for the lone traveller, couples or groups and large gatherings on arrangement.

The air is crisp and clean, and the climate is temperate with warmth all year round. Waterval Onder is malaria free. Bring sunscreen if you are planning on tanning.

The area is known for birdwatching, hiking trails, mountain biking, rock climbing, trout fishing and its various historical sites. Towns like Sabie, Graskop, Pilgrims Rest, Hazyview and Nelspruit make an ideal day's outing and the local town of Waterval Boven offers a selection of quaint restaurants and pubs.
from R560

Boven Villa

11 Reviews
Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

Relax in the tranquility that Boven Villa has to offer. A unique thatched cottage, with luxurious rooms and extensive well manicured...
Relax in the tranquility that Boven Villa has to offer. A unique thatched cottage, with luxurious rooms and extensive well manicured gardens, Boven Villa is the ideal setting for that romantic getaway, extended holiday or one night stop over.

Waterval Boven is perfectly situated on the Mpumalanga Highland Meander Route and has stunning panoramic views. Family owned and run, Boven Villa offers sumptuous breakfasts, dinner on request and a peaceful night sleep. Luxurious bedrooms, well manicured extensive gardens and the tranquil setting ensures that Boven Villa is the ideal getaway for weekend breaks, extended holidays or the overnight traveller.
from R800

Acra Retreat Mountain View Lodge

31 Reviews
Sleeps 29 in 7 rooms

Acra Retreat Mountain View Lodge is an eleven-hectare property situated on the edge of a cliff on...
Acra Retreat Mountain View Lodge is an eleven-hectare property situated on the edge of a cliff on the border of the Elands Krans Nature Reserve. 

The lodge offers stunning views, spa treatments, trout fishing, mountain biking, stone-circle viewing, abseiling, mountain climbing, horse riding, and more.

The rooms are luxurious and welcoming. Each room has a view and its own door leading to the outside deck. Acra Retreat has its own fully licensed pub, a trampoline, a swimming pool, and safe parking.

Sundowners can also be enjoyed on the deck while watching the magnificent display of colours on the mountains as the sun slowly sets. A set menu will be served on request.

The hosts speak German, Dutch, English and Afrikaans. Emphasis is laid upon peace and tranquility, and braai facilities are available.
from R790

Kiepersol B and B / Self-catering

9 Reviews
Sleeps 18 in 5 rooms

Kiepersol is an affordable B and B. We also offer three self-catering options. Units are fully...
Kiepersol is an affordable B and B. We also offer three self-catering options. Units are fully equipped with a fridge, microwave, gas hob, linen, cooking utensils, crockery and barbecue facilities on a private veranda.

Nestled in the Elands Valley with the Elands River on your doorstep, it’s a place where you will feel at home and enjoy warmhearted hospitality, good home cooking and comfortable accommodation. Ideally situated en-route to Kruger National Park and Mozambique. Abundant bird life with over 100 species and still counting. You will enjoy the raucous call of the Giant Kingfisher.

Spend a few days at Kiepersol and enjoy the scenic surroundings, watching otters, dassies and mongoose. During winter the Egyptian Geese visit and show off their goslings. From April to July you can pick your own pecan nuts. Self drive day trips to Sudwala Caves, Sabie, Graskop, Pilgrims Rest, various waterfalls and the scenic Highlands Meander. Kiepersol is situated just two kilometres from the Elands Fall, and a few minutes drive from activities like abseiling, rock-climbing, mountain biking, horse riding, hiking trails and quad biking.
from R420
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