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Southern Sun Emnotweni

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15 Government Boulevard, Riverside Park, Nelspruit, 1200, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa (Formerly Emnotweni Sun)
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Ranked #2 of 18 Hotels in Nelspruit
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Brian M Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is a bridge to movies, gambling and fun. It is situated across the Emnotweni Casino which has a movie house and chain stores. The breakfast is prepared with love. Absolutely divine. The rooms especially their executive rooms are heavenly and to die for. Their standard is classy and stylish. A great hotel indeed.

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Marloth Park
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another stay at the Emnotweni Sun and as always the staff were great, the room comfortable and a great value for money stay. The breakfast was delicious, but the dinner was a little disappointing. It is a large buffet but the quality can improve and the choices could improve. No fish starters and only a fishy stew on the mains... More 

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Morning Great to have you review the hotel, thank you for your valued comments , will advise chef to relook at his buffet menu's to include more of a fish offering . We look forward to welcoming you back again soon Regards Michelle More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed there one night - checked in late-ish and checked out round 8am - so didn't get to experience much of the hotel. Even thought it was a short stay I really have no complaints. Bed is very comfy, very quiet (room 251) and good amenities. The water pressure in the shower was great - not often you... More 

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Morning Thank you for taking the time to rate your stay , we hope on your next visit you will be able to enjoy all the facilities that we offer as well as our wonderful garden and food. Kind Regards Michelle More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location close to Kruger Park. Visible security so seems safe. Beautiful gardens. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Lacks some amenities such as an inroom fridge and ironing board. The aircon is not modern but preferred to open the window rather so not an issue. Breakfast has limited choices but fast, efficient and friendly service. Front desk also very... More 

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for the feedback of your stay with us. We are very excited to advise that in the next two weeks we start with a small refurbishment which will make the experience even better. We look forward to seeing you again soon Regards Michelle More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please add more blankets or provide extra blankets to your rooms your blankets are too light and it was cold at night also check your blankets before another visitor arrives. You can also look at option of electric blankets in winter

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. Extra blankets are in the cupboard for your convience as well as a 24hour reception desk who will gladly assist with even more blankets if you require. Look forward to our small refurbishment which happens from July Kind Regards Michelle More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

After having a bad service at Bundu Lodge,I decided to book my self at this hotel,everything about it its good service,am very happy,the hotel its very clean,the food its delicious,am having a great time

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for reviewing you stay with us We look forward to seeing you again in the near future Regards Michelle More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We stayed here overnight and wished I had stayed longer. My room was beautiful and the food was great. Breakfast is value for money. It is very central to travel around. The kruger park is only 22km from hotel. As a guest we enjoyed free access to the beautiful Lowveld National Botanical Garden. Overall my stay was great.

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Evening Thank you for letting us know about your stay , we hope we will see you and your wife again in the near future Regards Michelle More 

Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

My 1 day experience at Emnotweni Sun was great, I wish I had a longer stay. My room was just standard and simple, I'm sure they could make it more plush. The food was great, oh the potjie, mcwaah!!! The property is strategically positioned next to the Casino for those of us who are gambling, but responsible junkies. Couldn't play... More 

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Morning Thank you for giving us feedback on your stay. We hope that you will visit our wonderful Mphumulanga again soon and stay a bit longer to experience the facilities Regards Michelle More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Excellant place to stay. I loved every moment of it. The staff was friendly the rooms is beautiful and the food was great. Loved it to stay at your hotel. I would recommend all friends and family to go and visit this hotel.

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Evening Thank you for letting us know how we are doing. We hope you see you again soon Regards Michelle More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Our stay at this hotel was quite pleasant, rooms were stylish and clean. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good value for money and really good. The swimming pool was clean and looked really festive. Overall a very good stay

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Michelle H, General Manager at Southern Sun Emnotweni, responded to this review

Good Evening Thank you for taking the time to let us know how your stay was. We look forward to you visiting us again in the near future Regards Michelle More 

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