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About Mount Serene

Mount Serene is situated on the slopes of the Magaliesberg Mountains, about 30 kilometre from the town of Magaliesburg on the R24; less than 100 kilometre from Johannesburg or Pretoria.

There is no TV. We are no longer pet friendly.There are two options available; a secluded stone cottage, which sleeps two, perfect for a romantic getaway or a converted railway coach, which sleeps eight, great for the family.

The units are very well separated to ensure absolute privacy of guests at all times. Each unit has its own sparkling mineral-water splash pool and braai area. All units have an indoor log fireplace for those chilly winter evenings, although temperatures here seldom fall below +6 degree C. Whether you choose to relax at the pool side, walk to the mountain plateau, explore iron-age ruins, hike to the top of the Magaliesberg mountains or identify some of the 300 species of birds found in the area, you are guaranteed a peaceful break from the city life.

There are many recreational and sporting facilities close by, including game drives, horse riding, trout fishing, golf, tennis, quad biking, magalies meander and hot air ballooning to name but a few.

Mount Serene provides tranquil self catering units, fully equipped including a private splash pool, braai and indoor fire place.

Family friendly: We have a kiddies swing, jungle gym and trampoline on the premises.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 10
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Reviews: 110 Reviews

Facilities

  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Cosy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Availability and pricing

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  • Stone Cottage Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering The stone cottage is built from solid stone from the Magaliesberg Mountains. It contains a bedroom with queen size bed,... see more Features:  Queen beds, En-suite, Shower over bath, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio see more Queen beds, En-suite, Shower over bath, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge
    from R710 For 2 guests
    • Adults
      • The Coach Sleeps 8 Includes: Self-catering The family unit is built into a 1937 wooden railway carriage which has been renovated to accommodate a group of up to... see more Features:  Double beds, Shower only, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Double beds, Shower only, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Garden views, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities
        from R710 For 2 guests
        • Adults

          Reviews for Mount Serene

          110 guest reviews Reviews of

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          Christo Pretorius
          10 October 2018

          The kids absolutely loooved this exciting new experience. It was so much fun, quiet and peaceful. A beautiful experience we will definitely go back and Glenda is just an awesome owner always ready to assist. Thank you for a wonderful experience!

          Michelle Rademan
          25 September 2018

          We loved every moment there. The coach is very well equipped. The kids loved having a train as a home for a weekend.

          Ananda Jansen Van Vuuren
          04 September 2018

          Lovely to stay over. It would have been nice if the pool was heated or if it was a small jacuzzi. Will do it again.

          Marlette Greyling
          08 April 2018

          It was a serene get-away with slow walks and soft lingering in the pool...

          Marina Van Wyk
          19 March 2018

          Going up the mountain is tough, but the reward is remarkable. This was our second time at the rock cottage and we would love to go there again, however the barbecue blows the smoke in your face and could do with an improvement.

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          Mount Serene is 25.6km from the centre of Magaliesburg , the nearest airport 61.8km (Pilanesberg International Airport).
          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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