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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day on the road we were releived to receive such a warm welcome from Sean (the owner) who made is feel instantly at home. The room was spotless and the veiws quite spectacular. Would definitely highly recommend as a stop off from J'burg to Kruger park. We cannot wait to return to enjoy the amazing hospitality and...

Thank Rob C
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Nice and isolated top of the Hill which allowed me to relax - Sean the owner is very friendly and hospitable. I have very particular food needs and these were catered for expertly. The main bedroom on suite where I stayed is very special and I would definitely take my wife if I travelled through the area.

Thank petergreyling333
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Another great overnight stay. Beautiful large bedroom with enormous bathroom,(The Elephant Room), spotlessly clean. Sean, with great culinary skills and sense of humor, is the cherry on the top. An experience not to be missed. I'll be back.

Thank MIKE C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Wonderful accommodation, great food, great hosts, would recommend this as a place to stay for anyone staying in the area. However need to bring a baby seat if you have kids that don't feed them self's

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We had a lovely stay 12 June 2015. Sean was welcoming, friendly, and made us the most fabulous rump steak for dinner!! Great bed in the Elephant suite, and loved the BIG bath. Highly recommend Boven Villa to everyone

Thank 920tracyt
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 April 2015

A group of us hired out Boven Villa for the Easter weekend and Sean (the owner) was truly accommodating, giving us the full use of the B&B and facilities. He also prepared us a truly delicious three course meal which we enjoyed on the deck. As a B&B it is very well equipped, comfortable, impeccably clean and cosy. With a...

1Thank MoiraGene
Fagersta, Sweden
Reviewed 5 March 2015

I stayed with my dad and children at Boven Villa during our roadtrip. We got a warm welcome and a fantstic breakfast. The Villa were the rooms is located gives a comforting welcome, spacious and clean. The rooms are nice and clean, some with balcony and a great view. The owner is cherefull and helpful, always there to make sure...

1Thank Anna W
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We had a super nice stay at Boven Villa. Sumptuous breakfast (and delicious dinners prepared on request). The owners are stunning people and assisted us with fabulous information around the area as well as surrounding areas. Nice hiking trails, horse riding and lots of site viewing - not too far from the caves and various other places of interest. Thanks...

1Thank M J
HighlandsMeander, Owner at Boven Villa, responded to this review

Good morning M J Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of Boven Villa. The area surrounding Waterval Boven is, as you correctly stated, a hikers paradise. If you are ever in the area again please look us up. It would be great to see you guys again. Kind regards Sean

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 June 2014

We stayed at Boven Villa for two nights and had a fantastic time. Sean goes out of his way to help you and is the best Host. Breakfasts are great and Sean is always around to share a Joke. Room are clean and comfortabe with a great view.

1Thank Nigel_Atkinson
bovenvilla, Owner at Boven Villa, responded to this review

Greetings Nigel Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write this wonderful review. I am pleased to hear that you and your friends enjoyed the weekend spent in our quaint little village. If you are exploring this neighbourhood in the future you know where you are always welcome. Kind Regards Sean

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 4 May 2014

My friends and I stayed at Boven Villa a week ago, and well Sean took care of us!!! Most places we stay at are very focused on settling the business end first before they even get you settled in, Sean does it in reverse he makes sure that you are settles in and then deals business. We arent Mpumalanga natives...

Thank MEMabotha1
bovenvilla, Owner at Boven Villa, responded to this review

Good afternoon Emmanuel Thank you for these kind words and for taking the time to write such a glowing review of Boven Villa. The next time that you and your group are in the area, please do not hesitate to contact me. Let Loose and chase the Goose! Regards from a warm and beautiful Mpumalanga Sean

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Additional Information about Boven Villa

Address: 8 End Avenue, Waterval Boven 1195, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Waterval Boven
Price Range: ₹ 2,803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
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“book on weekends and book room with en suite”
 of 5 bubbles 348ryant, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The elephant room was lovely”
  • fabulous bath
  • lovely bed
 of 5 bubbles 920tracyt, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The main upstairs bedroom has it's own private balcony... very cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles MoiraGene, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We had a bedroom with a veranda which was super cool.”
 of 5 bubbles miranda747, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Check it out and the suite is a must have if you are part of a group, if not take the Lion Room.”
 of 5 bubbles MEMabotha1, 4 May 2014 | Read review
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