We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Southern Sun The Ridge

    4 Cnr President Avenue and N Highway, eMalahleni 1034, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (2)
          Room & Suite (3)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank
          103 reviews
          #3 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Highveld
          55 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Bokmakierie Guest House
          17 reviews
          #2 of 40 B&Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          Kalahari Guest House
          3 reviews
          #13 of 40 B&Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good37%
          • Average15%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
          1 week ago
          “Evening out for our wedding anniversary”
          14 May 2017
          “Mr.”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Room Service
          Suites
          Wheelchair Access
          Meeting Rooms
          Dry Cleaning
          4.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank
          103 reviews
          #3 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Highveld
          55 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Bokmakierie Guest House
          17 reviews
          #2 of 40 B&Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          Kalahari Guest House
          3 reviews
          #13 of 40 B&Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          Rooms
          2 Jul3 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all eMalahleni hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8040ddd3b1c2444c94c3892af979db65", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":651148,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"8040ddd3b1c2444c94c3892af979db65","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Southern Sun The Ridge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgwNDBkZGQzYjFjMjQ0NGM5NGMzODkyYWY5NzlkYjY1IiwiQUlLIjoiMTczOGIyYWE3NTRiNDAwOTk2YmY1ZjljODlkNjVjZTQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/07/2017", "checkOut": "03/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (104)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          • More languages

          1 - 5 of 104 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Over all very good. Was a very pleasant evening out which my wife and I enjoyed. Need to make the WiFi more user friendly. Want to thank the Ridge casino for there hopitality and the opportunity afforded to my wife and I.More

          Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
          Thank arnoldusv2016
          Response from Dylan_Mgobhozi, Manager at Southern Sun The RidgeResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Arnoldusv2016, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel, your feedback is appreciated as it helps us pin point areas of improvement to both you and our future guests. I am very much happy to learn that you and your...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Staff is professional, efficient and courteous. Rooms are clean and well equipped, cleaned daily to a high standard. Food is excellent, and staff is very helpful to organize a breakfast for early leavers. Only issue is rubbish and limited internet. Slow, unreliable, and with limited...More

          Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
          Thank rastislav_zdravkovic
          Response from Dylan_Mgobhozi, Manager at Southern Sun The RidgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear rastislav_zdravkovic Thank you for your wonderful review of the hotel, we really appreciate the complimentary comments. Your feedback helps us improve our services and standards to both you and our future guests. The hotel offers our guests Free high-speed WiFi to the value of...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Situated in the affluent Highveld Shopping Mall, this hotel gives easy access to all amenities that any guest would require while in Witbank. The hotel staff are very friendly and would always go an extra mile to make the guests stay a very wonderful experience....More

          Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
          Thank robertmX6609LK
          Response from Dylan_Mgobhozi, Manager at Southern Sun The RidgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear robertmX6609LK, Wow!! Thank you for your wonderful review of the hotel, we really appreciate the complimentary comments. Your feedback helps us improve our services and standards to both you and our future guests. The team will surely be very happy to see your feedback...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          This was my first time that I stayed at the Southern Sun - The Ridge in Witbank and it gave me an excellent first impression. I enjoyed their buffet meals which have a wide range to choose from. Air conditioning control system is however a...More

          Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
          Thank manis_shumba
          Response from Dylan_Mgobhozi, Manager at Southern Sun The RidgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Manis_Shumba, Thank you for your wonderful review of the hotel, we really appreciate the complimentary comments. Your feedback helps us improve our services and standards to both you and our future guests. We note the comments regarding the defects in the room and will...More

          Reviewed 8 May 2017

          Please add channels on the TV and mini fridge for personal items like drinks and all. Also put the cinema or movies list that are currently showing at the cinema. Kindly make the purchase of the internet to be more easier.More

          Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
          Thank 900luckyd
          Response from Dylan_Mgobhozi, Manager at Southern Sun The RidgeResponded 9 May 2017

          Dear 900luckyd, Thank you for your review and for taking the time to write about your stay experience. Your feedback helps us improve our services & standards for both you and our future guests. I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with...More

          Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank
          103 reviews
          #3 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Highveld
          55 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Emalahleni
           
          Bokmakierie Guest House
          17 reviews
          #2 of 40 B&amp;Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          Kalahari Guest House
          3 reviews
          #13 of 40 B&amp;Bs / Inns in eMalahleni
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$100 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 40
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Orbitz and TripOnline SA so you can book your Southern Sun The Ridge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Mpumalanga >
          • eMalahleni
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (2)
          Room & Suite (3)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (8)
          Nearby
          Senzi Guest House
          1 reviews
          3.53 km away
           
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Highveld
          55 reviews
          2.48 km away
           
          Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank
          103 reviews
          1.31 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Ocean Basket - Highveld Mall
          46 reviews
          2.95 km away
          Mama Lisa
          32 reviews
          3.25 km away
          Rhapsody's Witbank
          32 reviews
          4.66 km away
          Nando's
          7 reviews
          2.61 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Bankenveld Golf Club
          5 reviews
          7.58 km away
          Nan Hua Temple
          35 reviews
          47.94 km away
          Willem Prinsloo Museum
          10 reviews
          68.94 km away
          Cullinan Diamond Mine
          154 reviews
          73.53 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          BHARM-IN
          Do we get Indian vegetarian food in the hotel
          28 August 2015|
          Answer
          Response from RoshneeG2803 | Reviewed this property |
          If you have a reservation, I would recommend requesting this before your arrival.
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "Wow , don't know if any rooms have better view or location ?"
          Read review
          "Try the 3rd floor away from the windows facing the inside movie house as it gets a bit noisy, check out the..."
          Read review
          "All very similar"
          Read review
          "Higher floor rooms have less noise from the ground and the north ones are quieter"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing