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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

El Shadai is a five star graded guesthouse. A unique location, service and value for money. El Shadai Guesthouse is situated in the Magalies Mountains overlooking the Hartbeespoortdam with magnificent views of the dam and mountains. this all you need to breakaway from the hustle and bustle of the city.Spa jacuzzi and pools available to relax , interest available and... More 

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Boksburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My girlfriend and I visited El Shadai Guesthouse over this last weekend. All I can say is what an experience. we stayed in suite 4 which had an amazing view as well as its own pool. Susan was an awesome host and the breakfasts were brilliant. We will definitely recommend this place to our friends and family and we will... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Dylan thank you for your review, it means alot to us, I am glad you guys enjoyed your stay, and we hope to see you in the near future again. Have a wonderful Christmas comng soon, and may God Bless you and your family over this festive season. Thnk you Susan More 

Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at El Shadai for 2 nights at the end of our holiday. We took the whole place over and it really felt like a home from home. The breakfasts were amazing and everyone appreciated the coffee machine! The proprietors were super accommodating. We would definitely have no hesitation of booking another stay when we are next in the... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Wendy, thank you very much for taking the time to put a review for us, It was so nice having your family visit us here in South Africa. You have a wonderful family, and we enjoyed your company, My son had a great time playing with the children. You did not take the place over, it was there for... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Penthouse Suite 4. 2 Bedroom with your own splash solar heated pool. What a gem in Hartebeespoort that we never expected. You don't hear a car so peaceful and it feels if you are at the coast when you sit on your balcony and you have this amazing view of the dam. The breakfast in the... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Roelien, thank you so much for your review, it truly means alot to us. I am gald you enjoyed your stay and had a relaxing time and a good rest, Thank you so much for your support, we apreciate it and you and your husband are such wonderful guests, we hope we will see you again in the near... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Great Guest House overlooking the Hartebeespoort Dam. Superb service and wonderful ambiance. Friendly, homely, comfortable, clean, 5*, just absolutely awesome. Will definitely love to stay there again !!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Had an escape to guest house for my birthday with boyfriend; the views make it quite a gem location however not convinced by star rating. I only feel it important to give this rating as itclassifies self as '5 star'. We stayed in unit 2 and could see it had suffered a little wear and tear that could do with... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi, Can you please send me your name, as all the tripadvisor campaigns that I send I do not pick up this email adress, Unless I have your boyfriends email address that I send to I am sorry that you are not happy and think we are not 5 star according to your standards. I must say I am very... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The place itself was stunning and welcoming. The staff was very polite and helpful at all times. The owners put the cherry on top of the cake with a warm welcome and their professional service. Thank you very Susan & Peter. We really could not have picked a better guest house.

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Monnye. Thank you for the review, we really appreciate it. We enjoyed your company and your friends company this past weekend, Thank you for your support and kind words, We hope you and your friends will join us again in the near future, God bless and have an awesome week Thank you Susan More 

The Netherlands
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9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

We (2 adults + 3 kids) stayed 4 days in this guesthouse and could have stayed longer for many reasons. First is the absolute warm welcome and high quality of the rooms and breakfast. Many hotels can't meet the high level of breakfast served here. We stayed in the spacious penthouse and enjoyed the magnificent view over the lake. Susan... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Eddy thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it, I am glad to hear you also got home safetly to Netherlands. It is always so nice to hear what guests have to say, especially when we have visitors from abroad, Thank you again for your support, and hopefully you and your wonderful family will visit again... More 

Sandton, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2016

What an absolutely superb place to stay at! Our only regret is that we stayed for one night only - views by sunrise are calming (especially the sunsets - we are told by Susan).. Speaking of Susan - the warmest, most welcoming host - took really good care of us - from our arrival, our stay, breakfast and just the... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Maema thank you so much for your review, and for taking the time to put something on for us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and appreciate your positive feedback, You are welcome any time, and we do hope you stay a bit longer with us next time. God bless you, and have an awesome week More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I normally hear great things about places and when one gets there; "0", but this one, it's worth every moment. Great place, what can I say, Susan and Peter, great hosts.Peace of mind, cleanliness, hospitality, wellness, refreshing, a good place for time out and hey, the surrounding and activities, marvelous. Please don't take my word for it! Visit the place... More 

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Susan R, Owner at El Shadai Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello Sipho, thank you do much for your review and kind words, We enjoyed your company and your son had a great time with Adrian, You are a wonderful family, and we hope to see you again soon in the near future. Have a great and blessed week, Regards Susan More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our five star graded guesthouse. Our VISION is that our customers return continuously for our unique location, service and value for money. El Shadai guesthouse is situated in the Magalies Mountains overlooking the Hartbeespoortdam with magnificent views of the dam and mountains. El Shadai meaning more than enough is all you need to breakaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. This secure guesthouse is of a modern-style building with large panoramic windows to balconies with glass balustrades. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Shadai Guesthouse

Address: 14 Karel Street | North West, Schoemansville, Hartbeespoort 0216, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Hartbeespoort > Schoemansville
Price Range: RM311 - RM622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — El Shadai Guesthouse 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Pent house”
 of 5 bubbles aredders, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Penthouse Suite 4”
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“Very clean and spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles maema_morake, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No comment, they perfect, the breakfast, superb. Nothing to change. ”
 of 5 bubbles benik774, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The room on the top floor is luxurious and suitable for families or larger groups!”
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