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Mariu Guest House

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8 Augusta St | Sonheuwel, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
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Ranked #9 of 56 Nelspruit B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014
Patdewil Cape Town Central, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A convenient overnight stop en route to Kruger. Well located, great garden and pool, good food, lots of restaurants nearby and, especially, run by professional who are friendly, helpful and very efficient! i recommen this place.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Went to Nelspruit on business and was booked into this place for 2 nights. What can I say! Excellent service from the host Ralph and the beautiful Charlene. Very friendly, "behulpsaam" (helpful, it just sounds better in Afrikaans!). Very clean grounds, the sparkling blue pool looked very inviting. I took my bike along and was once again kindly assisted by... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stayed at Mariu for 6 nights. On arrival we were offered to upgrade our room to a wonderful room with balcony. Location is great and safe, ideal for visiting the Kruger Nationalpark. Room was very clean and tidy. Ralph amd Charlene were wonderful hosts, always helping out with ideas! We loved this place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Ralph and Charlene are excellent hosts and go out of their way to make you feel welcome. Great view Excellent facilities Recomend this guest house for business trips and romantic get aways This is now my favourite place to stay in Nelspruit

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stayed just for 1 night before taking a flight and after ten days in kruger. We were a couple and 2 friends. It is a very comfortable place with very nice rooms. Very good value for money. Situated in a condo-style area (there is no downtown in this city) around 5 min by car to restaurants... Recomended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Spent a night @Mariu.A beautiful Gem stack in the middle of a serene environment. The ambience was as per had been anticipated.C & R hats off to you and will definitely come back.Thanks for the detailed attention accorded. Jim -Maputo

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Maputo, Mozambique
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Ralph kindly rescued me when I had to extend my stay in Nelspruit and could not extend my reservation in the B&B I was staying at. I felt immediately at home thanks to his and Charlene's great hospitality. They are both extremely pleasant and resourceful. I loved the renovated room, which I found extremely beautiful and functional. Breakfast was also... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed in Mariu for 1 night, coming from Kruger an heading to Johanesburg. We were very well received by Charlene and Ralph that were extremely helpful and caring. The house is a beautiful constrution, with a tree passing through the meal room, surrounded by a well cared garden. The house is located in a quiet and luxury neighborhood, nearby... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Stayed there for one night one the way back from Kruger Park. We were unsure about the location because there are no signs of the guest house, but the GPS was spot on and the owners opened for us when they noticed we were hesitating. We were told the lack of sign is for safety. As in many places in... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We spent a night at Mariu Guest House on the way to Kruger Park. We could not find any better place. The owners are kind and helpful. The room was perfect as well as the breakfast. Highly recommended!

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