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KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Pat & Reg hats off to you for always making sure we was comfortable. The meals was delicious. I would recommend this lodge to all.. Beautiful friendly clean and warm place to stay. Really makes you feel at home.Excellent service. Enjoyed the animals. pool and walk.

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sheila Reg and I thank you for your lovely review and are so pleased you felt at home at Ipe Tombe. We look forward to seeing you again if you are up this way. Warm regards Pat & Reg

Midrand, South Africa
Reviewed 15 May 2016

My husband and I booked our friends and family from the US into this absolutely wonderful guest lodge not expecting much. We just wanted a nice clean place for them to lay their hears at night but what we got was beyond and expectation we had in mind. They were so accommodating it was unreal. Our friend got very ill...

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Oh Barbara how kind! You are one very special lady... first chocolates and flowers, now a fabulous review! Reg and I continually strive to uphold our motto or "may all as comes as guests leave as friends". It was a pleasure and a delight to host your family for your very special day. Friendships were formed and hopefully some will...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Excellent all round service, Nothing was to much for trouble for the staff and we were all made to feel most welcome. A true home from home experence. The accomodation was certainly diferent and the rooms cool. great swimming pool and a true joy to stay. We will be back.

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. We certainly hope that you will be back with us when you next visit the area. In the meantime wish you great success. Warm wishes from us all.

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 28 April 2016

From the minute we arrived Kama they greeted us at the door as if we were family. The rooms were most accommodating, very clean and comfortable . The staff is very pleasant and helpful in every way.The food was fantastic! If your hungry when you left,it was your fault. Ireally can't say enough about this peaceful place. You can walk...

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi to you all .... glad you are back home safe and sound. We are so pleased that you were happy here and felt like part of our family. Do hope that it won't be too long before you come back again. Loads of warm wishes Pat & Reg

Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

What a fantastic place this is. This is the fifth time I have been back here and Pat and Reg are the perfect hosts. Ipe Tombe is situated in a beautiful equestrian compound and easily boasts the best cooked breakfast and evening meals I have ever had. It truly is the only place where I have ever felt home away...

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Liam thank you yet again for your fabulous review. It always makes us feel so special when our guests come back again year after year. Huntex is one of our annual highlights ... already planning my menus for 2017!!! Loads of warm wishes to you and the family.

Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

This is my first stay, but will now be the only place I will stay when in Johannesburg. Pat and Reg are the perfect hosts, you are made to feel at home from the moment you arrive. This is such a relaxing place to stay and food superb no need to go anywhere else. Rooms: could not ask for more....

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Neil ... trust you are home safe and sound and enjoying the family. Thank you so much for your lovely review. Looking forward to having you back for next year's show or sooner if you happen to be out our way. I always say that is actually great guests like yourself that makes Ipe Tombe special! Till the next...

Bloemfontein
Reviewed 11 April 2016

really lovely home away from home! FRIENDLY people, warm meals, love the air con in the bedroom; interesting/beautiful green garden with pool. They even packed me a midday lunchbox on request. A must stay guest house!

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words. Hope you will return again. Warm regards from Reg and I.

Reviewed 26 March 2016

Ipe Tombe is in a beautiful lush garden setting. We particularly enjoyed the balcony that adjoined our room. Pat and Reg took excellent care of us. The breakfasts were not only delicious, but beautiful as well.

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your lovely review .... Reg is all preened up with your praise of his fabulous breakfasts! We do hope that if you are this way again you will make Ipe Tombe your home from home. With warm regards Pat & Reg

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

I stayed here with Family for 4 nights, it was my first trip to SA. We were greeted with a warm welcome despite the time of the night and our crankiness after the plane journey. The room was large and comfortable, with a lovely balcony and plenty of drinks and good value in the fridge. The Breakfast was made to...

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Eric, Thank you for your kind words. It was a really magic time having you all here. So glad you enjoyed you stay with us. Really hope we get another chance of hosting you all. Please send the rest of the family our warmest wishes. Loads of good wishes Pat & Reg

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I have no words to explain my stay at this GORGEOUS! GORGEOUS! Lodge. This is my new South African home, and I will for sure be back yearly! I can wait to take my future wife here one day:) thank you so much for making my stay so memorable!

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PatG0ld, Owner at Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Yes, yes, yes ... can't wait to see you again. It was such a fun time.... fantastic guests. Keep well and keep in touch. Loads of warm wishes from us all

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A well established country-style guest house, nestled inside the secure walled off estate of Randjesfontein, surrounded by magnificent park like gardens abundant with wonderful birdlife. Ipe Tombe offers warm hospitality, fabulous food and exceptional service. This secure location is ideal for visitors to relax and enjoy a stroll or jog in safety and the area boasts 26 kms of uninterrupted bridle paths. Horse riding can be arranged, but we need a little advanced warning please. Randjesfontein is a high lying pollution free area of gentle rolling & wooded Highveld close to the N1 North/South freeway and Gautrain Station making this an ideal location for Corporate Park, N1 Business Park, Samrand, Midstream, Randjespark, Olifantsfontein and Midrand areas. Owner run, Ipe Tombe offers genuine personal service. Our friendly staff aim to make your stay both enjoyable and memorable, whether it is a business or leisure trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ipe Tombe Guest Lodge

Address: 63 King Willow Crescent | Randjesfontein, Midrand 1683, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Midrand
Price Range: $69 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for a room with a balcony”
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  • Front of lodge
 of 5 bubbles NatashaD628, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Talking with other visitors, all the rooms are well above average in quality”
 of 5 bubbles 273gwenf, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 is great for 2 gents traveling together as there are single beds and on suit bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles Stophal, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are great and you have the little touches like toiletries including insect repellent and a hair dryer!”
 of 5 bubbles 459isabelleg, 9 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If available select the room with the balcony overlooking the garden :)”
 of 5 bubbles LMKohne, 16 Nov 2014 | Read review
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