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    Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge

    Lydenburg Road | Robbers Pass Pilgrims Rest, Pilgrim's Rest 1290, South Africa
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good30%
    • Average16%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “self catering” (11 reviews)
    “dirt road” (6 reviews)
    “fire place” (9 reviews)
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 120 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The warm welcome at Mount Sheba already started at the entrance gate. The bright smile of the gatekeeper and his promise of a good time awaiting us made us all excited even before we got to reception. The staff is friendly and polite yet professional....More

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    Thank corrieb129
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What an excellent stay in the cottage. Everything was perfect and am definitely going there again. Accommodation was excellent, restaurants were very good and value for money. Staff were very friendly and received great service

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    Thank 183pm
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This place was a stopover for our trip. Rooms big wonderful, it is not a big hotel but 5 stars in my book. It is all thatched roof, outside walkways, a great bar area, then a wonderful restaurant. The food was great. We got sack...More

    Thank Linda P
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I love the tranquility, the people are so professional and ever so friendly and welcoming. The room I stayed in was homely and spacious. I liked it very much, separate lavatory, big bath and shower. DSTV services with relevant channels, outside area overlooking the mountains...More

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    Thank Z S
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    We loved it, despite being cold and wet half the time. The self catering unit that we stayed had all the luxuries (even additional hot water bottles) that you can ask for and was impeccable. Relaxing view of the nature reserve and lots to do....More

    Thank Avdwesthuizen
    Response from Mount S, General Manager at Mount Sheba, A Forever LodgeResponded 19 October 2017

    Dear A vd Westhuizen Thank you for taking the time to rate and review our beautiful property. We are very glad to learn that you have enjoyed your time at "The Grand Old Lady". Just a reminder that the sauna was closed down and now...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$130 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Pilgrim's Rest
    • Also Known As
    • Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge South Africa/Mpumalanga
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    Pieter v
    30 July 2017|
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    Response from Lyndavan | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Peter, sorry I just saw your question! I am not au fait with the hotel layout and so best ask the hotel direct in this instance.
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    Alta En H
    30 September 2015|
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    Response from Allan H |
    Hi, yes the Cottages are equipped with a DSTV decoder showing a Hotel Bouquet . You can also bring your own decoder and smart card and we can assist you to connect it to the dish if you want to watch all the channels you... More
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    islander722015
    14 September 2015|
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    Response from Peppa0913 |
    Hi is the place accessible by a standard vehicle or does one need a 4x4? Looking for something closer to JNB for bf's surprise bday in June....
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    Room Tips
    "All self catering chalets looked nice, did not visit hotel rooms"
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    "Self Catering Units are best and roomy. I am not too sure about hotel rooms."
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    "All the rooms are nice, but try for a ground floor unit."
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    "Just be aware of a rather tough 6 km gravel road from the tar road, but the stay makes you forget about it..."
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