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R560, Cnr R24, Magaliesburg 1791 South Africa See on map
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Free Parking
Pool
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
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All reviews the river fur kids great bird watching bath sheets friendly holiday bush walk four legged family members fire pit the cottages hiking routes dogs running lovely walking self catering fabulous weekend bird life short getaway loved our stay
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Short stay at a lovely place with a fantastic view. Cottages are very comfortable and clean, the staff are friendly and helpful. Trails for a walk with the dogs, pool to cool down.There is just not a area for the dogs to cool off although...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Ronev14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time going on holiday with my dogs and they absolutely loved the place. The bush walk was good fun. The river was unfortunately dry but my Rhodesian Ridgeback did not mind :) A few tips:Carry along a tick pliar as there...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the cabins are great! Amazing views and loads of privacy. Must note that you need 4x4 to get up to the cabins on hill top but once you are up there, the views are AMAZING!! Bathroom smells a bit of drain as...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Asian4EveryOccassion
Reviewed December 16, 2018

We went to Saamrus over December for a break from the city. Unfortunately the establishment seems to suffer from regular power outages. While the owners do provide a glib warning in their welcome email, we did not expect to be without power for over 12...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MeganG2130
Reviewed November 28, 2018

The views are stunning and the farm is beautiful but the accomodation was really dissapointing and the pictures on the website or the data provided was not entirely accurate. The unit we stayed in (Karee) was very cute but the owners left out the part...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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About
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Tucked away in a slumbering woodland valley between a tranquil stream and the foothills of the ancient Magaliesberg Mountains. Just one hour's drive from Johannesburg, you'll find Saamrus - pet-friendly, More self-catering, comfortable and charming farm cottages surrounded by 500 hectares of unspoiled nature, bird life and walking freedom. Saamrus offers 9 private self catering cottages. Some cottages are situated on a steep hill with stunning views while some cottages are at the foot of the hill with lots of indigenous trees around, abundant bird life and close to the river walks. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Microwave
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
9
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Magaliesburg
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
9
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Magaliesburg
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July 17, 2016|
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Response from Saamrus | Property representative |
We have space in Akasia or Kiepersol. Both can sleep 4 each, but if you are four adults, I recommend booking both cottages for two per cottage. Regards Annatjie
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"The cottages on the hill need a 4 wheel car to access. You also can walk from the parking; the staff will..."
Gaelle417
Nov 27, 2016
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"Die Plaaskombuis is great for bigger groups and pooches."
chop_chick
Nov 27, 2016
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"Pet friendly"
Stay522088
Nov 26, 2016
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"I would definitely not go in summer because of the flies"
kirstip86
Nov 13, 2016
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