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Purple Gecko Guesthouse

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed only one night here whilst travelling around south africa with the family, room was very large- seperate bedroom for the kids, good kitchen, good balcony, was able to park the car in the garage - Very secure and safe- All in all good place to stay

Thank Wesley D
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The owner Otto went out of his way to assist us with a late unplanned check in. The rooms are comfortable, nicely decorated, clean and affordable. Thank you for a lovely stay. There is also a marula tree in the garden with uniquely South African fruit (when in season) ask the owner if you are keen to try it.

Thank Danel N
Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went for a wedding @Boshoek farm lodge and we were booked into Purple Gecko. I really like the place very much. The rooms are big and the deco is stunning, the baths are relatively big and the place was clean. There was bubble bath available and lots more the only thing I didn't understand were the towels. They gave us...

Thank Shernice1
Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Fantastic place to stay. The rooms are always neat and the staff is very welcoming. Ideal place to stay when undergoing a business trip. Secure parking. They service breakfast, dinner and lunch packs. The food is always fresh and delicious

Thank marlene882016
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

When the description reads "En-suite Guesthouse" it literally means en-suite. This is by far the best offering in the Eastern Transvaal. Definitely a must-consider. Lydenburg is not at all far from any of the attractions. My trip used the Robbers Pass, to Lydenburg and thereto the Long Tom Pass.

Thank Mohammed M
Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Overall our stay was pleasant and the blips that we had (no water, no electricity, no outdoor furniture by pool) were fixed immediately by the owner who was very attentive. I gave it an average rating as we were placed in the annex despite booking over six months in advance. We booked for dinner and breakfast so certainly did not...

Thank Dee E
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very clean, well equipped, cosy and spacious and modern rooms. Very good service. Very friendly staff. Safe parking. Very professional and welcoming. No hassle checking in or out. I will def recommend.

Thank Heleen N
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I did a business trip to Lydenburg recently and decided to take my wife with. The Purple Gecko's rooms was a nice surprise and was modern and cosy. My wife loved the bathroom with a very nice size hart shaped bath. The breakfast was a bit of a let down and very mediocre. I would stay at this guesthouse again...

Thank charlesbQ7098HG
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed over in Lydenburg and was really pleasantly impressed with the quality and cleanliness of this guesthouse. Supper, remember to order when you book, was really a tasty affair and the friendly service that went with it.... Priceless. Thank you for making me feel so welcome.

Thank Verdi B
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

A big shout out to a lady by the name of Lizelle who went above and beyond for us.while we were busy getting slouched she made sure that everything was taken care of.the place is clean and fresh as well.she went as far as making sure that I had my key in a special envelope in a pegion hole while...

Thank Oscar M

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Additional Information about Purple Gecko Guesthouse

Address: 24 Ruiter Street, Lydenburg 1120, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Lydenburg
Number of rooms: 10
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“All the rooms are beautiful”
Shernice1, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are gorgeous!”
tarrynfouche, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No wifi in the houses. If you want in room wifi get a room at the main location”
WorldTravellor1983, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“It is the perfect stop from Jo'berg to Kurgar Park before you go on the Panoramic Ruote passing by the gorgeous areas.”
faisala699, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room in one of the annex houses, wonderful and quiet, you can work without being disturbed.”
marting620, 15 Feb 2014 | Read review
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