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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We came through for the weekend especially for the Kaboem Fees but we will definitely be back just because we can. What a fantastic place. I don't even know where to start. The setting is gorgeous, the food amazing and the staff friendly and efficient. All the staff were good but one especially stood out. We met Peter at the...

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We're delighted that you had a memorable experience and that Peter took great care of you. We can't wait to welcome you back.

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

In the middle of nowhere difficult to find my navigation could not take me there a variety of rooms from basic to exclusive lack of communication between the staff at times causing confusion on clients wonderful surroundings once arrived affordable good for leisure

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that you had difficulty in finding us. Our website provides a google map location as well as gps coordinates, and we have proper signage all the way along the highway and roads that lead to Shangri-La. We will address the miscommunication issue and apologize for this. We are however thrilled that you enjoyed our surroundings.

Perth
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Fantastic first night back in Africa, a comfortable drive from J'Burg on our way north. The rondavel was clean, warm and spacious. Comfortable bed, quality bedding, reading lamps. Good shower and clean bathroom. There weren't many guests and it was peaceful and quiet. Lovely surroundings and great furnishings with lots of nooks and crannies to enjoy. Around 3pm, we went...

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your recent stay at Shangri-La. We can't wait to welcome you back to paradise.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights - last minute booking!! We really enjoyed our stay, Alfred looked after us and was so helpful and friendly - Thank you so much ! Food yummy and accomodation comfortable, close to home - Johannesburg Fourways home away from home!

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for writing about your recent visit to your home away from home in the heart of the Waterberg. We're looking forward to welcoming you back home again soon.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped over here on a business trip for just one night and I can't wait to return with my family! The venue is quiet & cosy surrounded by lush vegetation and the food! On our 5 day road trip through Mpumalanga and Limpopo this was the best dinner, the tastiest steak we had! Compliments to Johanna and Jackson but...

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Tim M for your fabulous review. We can't wait to welcome you back with your family for a memorable adventure in paradise.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night in the family room (3) on the way to Johannesburg. Arriving in the lobby, you walk into a warm decently decorated area. The check-in was quick and efficient. The hotel was really quiet as it was mid-week. I walked to the room with the receptionist and I was really disappointed in the quality of the room....

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear about your experience Martin K. Your feedback will be addressed by senior management. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We apologize for the service you received and will ensure additional training is provided.

Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the hotel for our wedding anniversary. We booked a standard room but upon arrival discovered that we were upgraded to a suite. The food is fantastic and the gardens are beautiful. The staff is very friendly and makes you feel welcome. We would like to thank Alfred for going out of his way to make...

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Shangri-La as the destination for your wedding anniversary. We're elated that you had an enjoyable time and we'll be sure to pass your compliments on to Alfred too.

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Hotel facilities are great restaurant good food but rooms are dated. Bathroom needs major overall and beds need to be revamped. Good wedding venue lots of places to sleep over. Beautiful garden and good walking. Very quiet but has a great outdoor performance venue

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We take note of your feedback regarding the bathrooms and beds which will be shared with management for further investigation. We're thrilled that you enjoyed our gardens and restaurant.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Ideal for a weekend get away from the city! Beautiful Gardens and great spaces to relax in nature. Great homely feel lounge, restaurants and bar. Food was excellent, especially breakfast and staff warm and friendly.

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear DeanScott2013, thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at Shangri-La. We take great pride in our product and the experience we offer our guests, and reading your review is a testament that our guests are enjoying Shangri-La the way it was meant to be. We can't wait to welcome you back for another escape to...

Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Chef Carlo... A name that must be remembered! His 5 course meal was the best I've ever tasted! Absolutely amazing! Thanks Shangri-La for the greatest Wine tasting of all! You'll definitely see us again! Soon... :-)

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South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Sheri D for your review of our recent Wine Tasting. We'll be happy to share your compliments with Carlo and the team and we look forward to seeing you back in paradise soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa outside Bela Bela is a tranquil secluded hideaway nestled against the Waterberg Mountains. This peaceful gem just one hour north of Gauteng, offers the elegance of yesteryear, with beautiful antiques, homely pampering in 49 en-suite rooms surrounded by lush tropical gardens. All the comfortable rooms and rondavels at Shangri-La are situated within walking distance of a sparkling swimming pool, relaxing spa as well as other facilities including two restaurants and a cellar (with a Diners Club award winning wine list), a small wedding chapel and fully equipped conference centres. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa

Address: Eersbewoon Road, Modimolle (Nylstroom) 0510, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Shangri-La)
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Modimolle (Nylstroom)
Price Range: RM279 - RM873 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shangri-La Country Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Request a room with shower facilities, if they have one”
 of 5 bubbles FLASHSOUTHAFRICA, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The family room has children room. Very good”
 of 5 bubbles fthelma60, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms 1 - 4 are prime positions for me. close to the reception and restaurant and very quite. ample space for kids to play”
 of 5 bubbles ThabisoSehloho, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appeared equal”
 of 5 bubbles UshanthaN, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The presidential suite has a private jacuzzi in the court yard”
 of 5 bubbles Lg19830409, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
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