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About Dinkwe Lodge & Guest House

Dinkwe Lodge & Guest House offers upmarket accommodation where guests can find privacy, warmth, ambience and comfort in a peaceful and tranquil enclosed tropical-garden setting. We are situated in an old, well-established, tranquil and quiet neighborhood in the Moot area of Pretoria.

All of the rooms have wireless Internet, with a queen- or king-size bed, cotton-percale white linen, air-conditioning, bathrooms with a shower, luxury bathroom amenities, bathrobes and towels. There is a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kitchenette equipped for self-catering, complimentary tea and coffee, private patios with braai facilities, and garden entrances which open onto to our lovely tropical garden.

We are only minutes away from shopping malls, most of the embassies, Loftus Versveld Stadium, Hatfield, UNISA, Pretoria University, Union Buildings, Church Square, Voortrekker Monument and other historical sights. Sun City and Pilanesberg National Park are a 90 minute drive away.

Romantic: We have two honeymoon suites with flowers, chocolates and a bottle of wine on arrival.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Lodge, Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 31 Reviews


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

* Dinkwe Lodge and Guesthouse or its owners takes no responsibility for any injury death or Loss of goods while staying on the property. Guests stay and use all the facilities on the property at own risk. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed near the pool.
* A detailed list of all guests in this booking party is to be included with...
* Dinkwe Lodge and Guesthouse or its owners takes no responsibility for any injury death or Loss of goods while staying on the property. Guests stay and use all the facilities on the property at own risk. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed near the pool.
* A detailed list of all guests in this booking party is to be included with the proof of payment IE.Full name, Physical address, passport origin and passport number. All guests must bring with ID Book/ Driver License or a passport on arrival in order to check in. ***
* Guest visitors are not allowed.
* Please respect the other guests. NO MUSIC, LOUD NOSE OR PARTIES AREA ALLOWED. If you ignore it your accommodation will be cancelled immediately with no refunds. Check - In: 02:00pm-6:00pm, later arrivals must be arranged in advance. Check - Out: 10:00am. Where rooms are not vacated by 10:00am an extras day’s accommodation may be charged. Bookings later than 24 hours before check-in time are not accepted.
* The management reserves the right of admission of any guest and any visitor of any guest. The Guest House shall have a lien over the luggage, clothing and personal possessions of any guest in regard to any claim against the guest what so ever.
* Payments can be made via Electronic Transfer, Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, and American Express Credit Cards. No Debit Cards accepted. The management reserves the right to verify the validity of a Credit card used to pay a booking with. In case of booking made with a credit card that cannot be verified with the owner of the credit card, the booking will be terminated.
* In the event of a guest being in breech in any of the foregoing conditions or any management rules or refusing to obey any requests of the management or committing nuisance or any act which is, in the opinion of the management detrimental to the operation of the Guest House, THE MANAGEMENT MAY FOR-WITH TERMINATE THE ACCOMMODATION FOR THAT GUEST AND ANY PERSON ACCOMPANYING THAT GUEST WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE RIGHT TO RECOVER AND DAMAGES OR LOSS SUSTAINED, INCLUDING LOSS OR INCOME ARISING FROM PREMATURE TERMINATION OF THE ACCOMMODATION. All damages/losses to any piece of Guest House property, fixture or fitting will be for the Guests account.
* All rooms are non-smoking. Should guests fail to comply with this house rule, a clean charge of a minimum of R500 will be levied against the account.


*** You may or may not be aware that as of 26 May 2014, the Immigration Act 13 of 2002 (the “Act”) has been amended. Section 40(1) of the Act, read together with Regulation 36, states that, inter alia, all hotels and motels must keep a register containing details of all persons who are provided with lodging or sleeping accommodation. The Register must, in respect of a lodger, contain:

1. his or her full names and surname;
2. a copy of his or her identification document or passport;
3. his or her residence status in the Republic; and
4. his or her normal residential address.

Under the Act each lodger must sign the register and furnish the prescribed particulars regarding himself or herself.

Penalties for non-compliance, both for the guest and the premises, include:
1. Guilty of an offence / crime;
2. Fine; and/or
3. Imprisonment for a period not exceeding 12 months.

Extracts from the Immigration Act and Regulations:
Section 40
40. Keeping of registers of lodgers by certain persons
(1) The person in charge of any premises, whether furnished or unfurnished, where lodging or sleeping accommodation is provided for payment or reward shall, if those premises fall within a prescribed class, in the prescribed manner keep a register of all persons who are provided with lodging or sleeping accommodation thereon, and every such person shall sign the register and furnish therein the prescribed particulars regarding himself or herself.
Regulation 36
Keeping of registers of lodgers by certain persons
36. (1) The classes of premises contemplated in section 40(1) of the Act are-
(a) hotels and motels;
(b) boarding houses and lodges;
(c) guest houses; and
(d) apartment buildings.
In light of the above and that there is no definition in the Act of “persons”, the interpretation is that it extends to all.
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Reviews for Dinkwe Lodge & Guest House

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Lizelle Fourie, South Africa
12 October 2015

Lovely place to stay and wonderful hostess thank you sooo much for a wonderful time spent at your Guest House will be back :)

Lizelle Brown, South Africa
19 October 2012

Will recommend a stay there anytime. Beautiful garden, superb service and Katrina is a fantastic hostess. Thanks for everything!

zelda Viljoen, South Africa
24 May 2012

My husband turned 50 and after we celebrated with the family, we had to take a well deserved break. We really enjoyed the tropical gardens and the quiet asmosfere and would definately recommend Dingwe. Katerina has a nice and friendly personality.

Pulane Radebe, South Africa
02 February 2012

We had a great time while we were here. The landscape is so wonderful and we were happy with the customer services that we received during our stay. The place is quiet and secluded. I would like to go back some time.

Tshepo Mboweni, South Africa
09 September 2011

If u need to relax Dinkwe is the perfect place to be, I enjoyed being in the Leopard suite which has a spontaneous pool outside your door step,it was perfect.

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Dinkwe Lodge & Guest House Map

Dinkwe Lodge & Guest House is 1.8km from the centre of Rietfontein , the nearest airport 13.8km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
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