Shandon Lodge, a "Superior Graded Guesthouse" by AA of SA is situated in the suburbs of Nelspruit, the heart of the South African bushveld, close to the Kruger Park with breathtaking views over the Lowveld valleys.
A mere 45 minutes to the Kruger National Park, the Panorama Route and the Blyde River Canyon in the Mpumalanga Lowveld, Shandon Lodge offers a home from home experience where the beautiful colonial styled house is entirely open to the guests.
At Shandon Lodge, we are proud that hundreds of satisfied overseas visitors can testify to the fact that if comfort, cleanliness, ambiance and hospitality are high on your list of priorities, this is the place to be.
On two occasions Shandon Lodge has been entered in the AA National Awards competition for "Best B&B", and has been chosen as a finalist from hundreds of entries on both occasions.
Our luxury yet affordable accommodation for corporate business travel offers:
Internet/E-mail/Copy/Telephone business centre
Business breakfasts or dinners.
Early start breakfast hampers available
Laundry services & taxi transport by arrangement
Individual room access for independent movement
The beautifully furnished en-suite bedrooms are either twin bedded or with a queen size bed and have their own entrance leading from a wide verandah.
Shandon Lodge offers 9 luxury double/twin en-suite bedrooms with their own private entrance. All rooms are air-conditioned and are equipped with ceiling fans, bar fridges, colour TV with M-Net & DSTV channels, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryers and much, much more.
Special attention is given to the highest standard percale linen for the ultimate sleep experience. All our bathrooms are en-suite and have a separate shower, some of the rooms also have a bath. Large fluffy bath sheets and toiletries are provided. No smoking is allowed in the rooms but is permitted on the extensive verandahs.
Smoking is not permitted in the rooms, but it is provided for on the verandah.
All rooms are equipped with the following:
Colour Satellite TV
Tea and Coffee making facilities
Beautiful secluded swimming pool
E-mail Internet and fax service
The following can be organized by prior arrangement:
Tours to the many scenic spots and the Kruger National Park
Golfing at the many beautiful Lowveld venues
Mpumalanga Tourist Attractions
Kruger National Park Safari
Only 45 minutes away
Blyde River Canyon
Bourke's Luck Potholes
Private Game Reserves
Barberton (Historical Town)
Lowveld Botanical Gardens
Arts & Crafts
Croc River Reptile Park
Tiger Fishing Safaris
Direction from KMIA Nelspruit Airport to Shandon Lodge
Exit KMIA Nelspruit Airport, proceed to roundabout. Turn LEFT and travel through farmlands not sure how long but quite far keep going! At first 4-way stop, drive straight over DO NOT TURN HERE. Travel short distance and you will come to a T-Junction turn Right this is the N4 into Nelspruit.
About 1km along you will see a slip road to the left for Nelspruit CBD take this road or you will end up on the Nelspruit by-pass! (Indicated by a large yellow sign with Nelspruit on it and a CBD symbol!
As you approach Nelspruit you will see a large orange FIFA World Cup Host City Sign turn LEFT here the brown sign reads Enos Mabuza Drive, Nelsville, Steiltes.
Follow this road all the way over the top of the mountain about 4/5 Kms. Keep going until you come to the round-about (Ferreira Street) Turn LEFT.
Follow the road around the corner and you will see a sign for Shandon Lodge to turn RIGHT into Von Braun Street. Proceed up Von Braun and you will find us on the corner of Von Braun & Saturn Streets. White house , green roof!
Directions from OR Tambo JHB Airport :
From Airport take R 21 for BOKSBURG and then the R21 for WITBANK.
At WITBANK the R21 joins up with the N4 to NELSPRUIT
Please be warned of speeding - especially around Belfast, Machadodorp and coming into Nelspruit!
You will pass thru' 2 toll-gates (Middleburg & Machado) and will need to pay cash - ( R40 & R 60 respectively - that's SA Rands)
As you enter Nelspruit, take the slip road for Nelspruit/Barberton otherwise you will end up on the ring road around Nelspruit.
Drive into town and at the ABSA Building on your right turn right Ferreira Street
Follow Ferreira Street- up hill at roundabout go straight over and then next turning to the right is Von Braun Street.
We are on the corner of Von Braun & Saturn Streets white house/green roof!!