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Shamrock Arms Guest Lodge

68 Josiah Mathebula Avenue, Waterval Boven 1195 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
Enjoy the warm embrace of The Shamrock Arms – a 4 Star Guest Lodge offering good value, tranquil surroundings and wholesome food. Superbly situated on the Mpumalanga Highlands Meander Route – a mere two and a More half hour drive from Johannesburg – and clasped by the picturesque and historic village of Waterval Boven / Emgwenya – gateway to the world-famous Kruger national park – you are guaranteed a country-village ambience that will soothe your soul. Shamrock Arms is also the perfect base from which to explore many places of interest and scenic beauty in Mpumalanga. Your host, Terry, an accredited and registered tourist guide can offer guidance on any tourist related matters. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$71 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shamrock Arms Guest Lodge Waterval Boven, South Africa - Mpumalanga
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Waterval Boven
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Jacco is the greatest host. His welcome was fantastic and so are the more than delicious meals he makes. Whenever you need him, he is there. The road was under construction; then Jacco even showed us the way himself. Not by pointing the way out, but driving his car in front of us
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This review is long overdue. We were at WB for a few days of rock climbing and just out of pure chance we stumbled across Shamrock. This small cosy B&B is run by Terry, Cheryl and Sue. As it was the height of winter, we were the only guests there, and boy they really spoilt us! W
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What seemed to be a quaint country cottage for a weekend getaway, left us feeling somewhat empty and disappointed. Accommodation and pub were interesting and acceptable but I would not recommend this for longer than a one night stay over for travelers on a long journey.
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They serve 3 course dinner and the food is excellent. Very nice atmosphere and excellent food made by an excellent chef. Love the old building and heritage that has been maintained. Strongly recommend stay at the Shamrock Arms.
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When last were you warmly welcomed by name and asked to sign your name and address in the guest register…. Only seven rooms, so personal service guaranteed. Sue does the drinks while Jaco – host and chef – cooks up a storm in the kitchen. We could only manage two courses of the t
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"Ask the staff for local attractions, they're very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable!"
"This is a very quiet town so all rooms are quiet. The newer rooms at the back are bigger."
"all appear quiet"
"All rooms are same but for bath or shower"
"the rooms are all clean and quiet!"
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