We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
5/11/2017 6/11/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Gorgeous Gecko Guesthouse

    61 Boom Street, Modimolle (Nylstroom) 0510, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    -- / -- / --Check In -- / -- / --Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$52
    US$52
    Dining (1)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Marataba Safari Lodge
    394 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
     
    Magoebaskloof Hotel
    170 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Magoebaskloof
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Polokwane Landmark
    43 reviews
    #7 of 17 hotels in Polokwane
     
    Hotel@Tzaneen
    108 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Tzaneen
     
    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good48%
    • Average15%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “one night” (4 reviews)
    “feel at home” (2 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Marataba Safari Lodge
    394 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
     
    Magoebaskloof Hotel
    170 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Magoebaskloof
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Polokwane Landmark
    43 reviews
    #7 of 17 hotels in Polokwane
     
    Hotel@Tzaneen
    108 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Tzaneen
     
    Rooms
    5 Nov6 Nov
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$52.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Modimolle (Nylstroom) hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d05de0e900ac450a98b0d1645404f65e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3775495,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109338414],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":11,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":11,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":52,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"d05de0e900ac450a98b0d1645404f65e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":53,"lowestMetaPrice":52,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":53,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":53,"lowestMetaPrice":52,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":53,"hotelName":"Gorgeous Gecko Guesthouse","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQwNWRlMGU5MDBhYzQ1MGE5OGIwZDE2NDU0MDRmNjVlIiwiQUlLIjoiMjc0ZTcxODJjNDBhNGVmY2ExZjgwNmYxMzhmNjY0ZjIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "05/11/2017", "checkOut": "06/11/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$52", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76561088":"Hotwire","74914626":"Expedia","79611590":"CheapTicketsEWS","79016444":"OrbitzEWS","109338414":"HotelsCom2IB","47265647":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (32)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 31 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My boyfriend and I spent a weekend at the guest house. It was exactly the quiet and serene getaway we were hoping for. The guesthouse was extremely clean and pretty. The room was quite large and there was wifi so I could also get some...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank annelysen2017
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived at the guesthouse to find our room not clean yet and no one to receive us except the cleaners so had to book in and leave for business purposes when coming back the nigt we could not park as guests had taken our...More

    Thank Natalie v
    Response from Ursie61, Owner at Gorgeous Gecko GuesthouseResponded 6 days ago

    I am as horrified as you are. We have never had such complaints and I will tend to the matter without delay. Please accept my sincere apologies.

    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    On a bike trip to the kids in Lephalale with a couple of pre-stops in JHB which needed a sleep over in Modimole. Only a few venues allowing a one-night booking - ideal stop over. Friendly reception which let you feel at home. Being bike...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank petrus_scholtz
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    We stayed overnight at gorgeous Gecko on our way back from a Botswana trip, and what a stroke of luck. Our host was helpful, friendly and went out of her way to make us feel at home. The rooms were simple but warm, clean and...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank lynneg158
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Good location in quieter area of town. Breakfast well worth it especially for kids. Staff friendly and adaptable to your needs. Just remember that not all rooms are en-suite so plan accordingly if you need en-suite

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank 239gertd
    Marataba Safari Lodge
    394 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
     
    Magoebaskloof Hotel
    170 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Magoebaskloof
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Polokwane Landmark
    43 reviews
    #7 of 17 hotels in Polokwane
     
    Hotel@Tzaneen
    108 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Tzaneen
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$49 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and Hotwire so you can book your Gorgeous Gecko Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Modimolle (Nylstroom)
    Add Photo Photos
    Dining (1)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Nearby
    Marataba Safari Lodge
    394 reviews
    93.50 km away
     
    Hotel@Tzaneen
    108 reviews
    203.93 km away
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Polokwane Landmark
    43 reviews
    130.28 km away
     
    Magoebaskloof Hotel
    170 reviews
    185.85 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Lone Bear Spur Steak Ranch
    20 reviews
    1.08 km away
    Ocean Basket
    58 reviews
    22.42 km away
    Seringa Cafe
    50 reviews
    56.19 km away
    Kingfisher Restaurant
    26 reviews
    70.63 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nylsvley Nature Reserve
    13 reviews
    29.86 km away
    Adventures with Elephants
    343 reviews
    46.36 km away
    Welgevonden Nature Reserve
    141 reviews
    56.20 km away
    Mystic Monkeys and Feathers ZOO
    61 reviews
    57.35 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Gorgeous Gecko Guesthouse staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Outside rooms provide more privacy."
    Read review
    "Value for money. situated in a quiet area. Secure parking"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing