The Top 5 Guest Houses in Nelspruit near Ilanga Mall

Ilanga Mall, in the few short years that it has been open, has fast become the preferred place to shop, to indulge in a flavorful meal, or to let loose and have a little fun. Nelspruiters flock to the mall each weekend and with so much variety in terms of shops and things to do, it is easy to see why visitors to the town are so attracted to this incredible place.

When coming to Nelspruit for a holiday or even if you are in town for business, choosing the best guest house means finding a place that is not too far from the best kinds of shopping centers. And since Ilanga Mall is one of the best places to shop up a storm, if you are looking to stay in the area, these are the 5 best guest houses in Nelspruit near Ilanga Mall that you will find.

1. Victorian Guest House

Accommodation that is quite literally up the road from Ilanga Mall, the Victorian Guest House is a newer addition to the city and has become quite popular. Here guests stay in comfortable accommodation that is beautifully furnished, and Wi-Fi available is available, along with various other amenities, all designed to make your life as easy as possible. This accommodation is a few hundred meters away from Ilanga, so should you need anything, the mall is a walk away.

A recent Review from Thando:

“The place was very relaxed, parking was sufficient, and the breakfast was great. I loved the overall tone of the place, it was great.”

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2. Acacia Guest House

Although not as close as the Victorian Guest House, Acacia is still a lovely place to stay. Each room has all of the necessary amenities and guests will have their own TVs. Guests will also have access to free Wi-Fi. For those in town on business, the guest house has conference facilities that can come in quite handy.

A recent Google review from Lerato Mphasha:

“What a beautiful, stylish and clean accommodation with an outdoor and pool area to match. The host was absolutely kind and courteous. I wasn’t able to have breakfast so they packed me a full English breakfast takeaway, and added a lunch pack. My family and I always choose to stay here when we’re in Nelspruit. You won’t be disappointed.”

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3. Shandon Guest House

A beautiful and rather homely guest house in Nelspruit, close to Ilanga Mall, Shandon Guest House is a wonderful place to stay. The guest house is designed to give guests plenty of privacy, while at the same time, with the various communal shared spaces, guests can still be social, should they want to be. At Shandon Lodge, you can enjoy the peace and quiet of a suburban stay without missing out on the convenience that comes with staying closer to shopping centres.

A recent Google review from Roshuma Makhwanya:

“I really loved and enjoyed my stay. Excellent location, comfy beds, super clean. The room has everything you could possibly need. Elsabe the host was just amazing. Very friendly and accommodating and she made us feel like we were her only guests. One of the staff members Rosemary was so kind and she went an extra mile. She went beyond her duty to make us feel welcome. I would definitely recommend this place”

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4. Lowveld Living Guest House

With a stunning sparkling swimming pool, a beautiful green garden, and various shared living spaces, Lowveld Living Guest House is a vibrant place to stay. The rooms are made to be cosy and comfortable and those who are looking for accommodation close to Ilanga Mall, this guest house is just 5km away. Lowveld Living has a 4-star rating and it really shows when you look at the finer details and extra effort that has gone into creating a guest house as popular as this one.

A recent Google review from Rone Hennop:

“Stunning place, calm and relaxing atmosphere.
Highest quality accommodation and superb service.
Beautiful decor, with only the best linen and amenities.
Owners and staff alike an absolute pleasure to deal with!
Fantastic night’s rest and amazing breakfast
First choice when visiting Nelspruit again!”

5. Belladonna Guest House

The suburb at Belladonna is just a stone’s throw away from Ilanga Mall and at Belladonna Guest House you can look forward to an idyllic stay, complete with comfortable rooms, and all sorts of the amenities that you might need. Breakfasts are included as a part of the stay, and there is the option between a full English or Irish breakfast, and a buffet treat.

A recent review from Nosipho:

“Location was great. The ladies at reception were amazing. The bed! Wow! So big. Very comfortable”

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That concludes our Top 5 Guest Houses in Nelspruit near Ilanga Mall list, we hope our article helped you make the perfect accommodation descision.