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La Roca Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2015

When we arrived at LaRoca, we found unexpected breathtaking views for a guest house in a suburban area! Our unit was spacious and modern and the outside shower was a bonus. Waking up to the tranquility of birdsong sets the mood for the rest of the day. The included breakfast is a winner. We will definately visit again when we...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Amanda, Thank you for your super review! We are glad that you both enjoyed your stay with us and that you found our Executive Suite to your liking. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, The La Roca Team

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Having booked the 'executive suite' I expected a spacious, comfortable and relaxing accommodation and was not disappointed. Creature comforts like a 'larger flat screen TV was missing and some of the furniture (couches on porch and lounge) could be upgraded though. Great!!! panoramic view from most areas of the rooms, outside bath and shower was something different. Self catering unit...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Chandrakant, Thank you for taking time to write us a review. We enjoyed hosting you for the 4 days you stayed with us and we have taken note of your comments and suggestions. We hope to see you back at La Roca soon :) Kind regards, The La Roca Team

Dormagen, Germany
Reviewed 25 December 2014

A unique experience – in a negative sense! Arriving there was okay – we were too early, our room was not ready. But that was totally okay. I had a nice talk with the owner and it didn’t take too long and our room was ready. The room was nice and comfortable. Parking is a bit difficult – there is...

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laroca007, Owner at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Anne, It would be nice if you check your facts before assuming the negative. We did in fact make a special trip to the post office to post your cards. The fact that there was a 3-month postal strike at the time is not our fault. We do not offer a postal service - we did this to help...

Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 21 December 2014

La Roca Guest House is located in a quiet neighborhood of Nelspruit, with a great panoramic view of the rolling landscape within the city. It's a great place to disconnect and relax, a midst the lodge's beautifully tended gardens and the morning bird songs. The rooms are uniquely designed and decorated, very clean and comfortable. The hosts were friendly and...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Douglas, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are happy that you felt relaxed and at home here, this is how we hope all our guests will feel about La Roca. Thanks also for submitting your stunning photo's, much appreciated :) We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Nelspruit. Take care. The La...

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 17 December 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay at this guest house, set along side the nature reserve! Warm and friendly staff, Beautiful setting! The decor in the rooms......really lovely offering a calm, serene and spacious feel! The breakfasts are divine too and the view from the breakfast deck is spectacular. La Roca Guest House offers more amenities and products in...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Loretta, Thank you for your super review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with is. It was a pleasure to host and get to know you both. We look forward to seeing you again sometime :) The La Roca Team

Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 16 December 2014

confortable place, gentle service, nice site, maps very easy to folow, nice environment, very quiet. i liked my bath room very much, the breakfast place also. unfortunatly the weather didn't let me feel the pool bar drinks

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Domingos, Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed meeting and hosting you and your family and are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Pity about the weather when you were here, hopefully next time you visit us it will be sunny and hot :) Kind regards, The La Roca Team

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 December 2014

We stayed in La Roca guest House 1 night prior to going into Kruger, and 1 night on our way out. The little guest house is beautiful! Each room is decorated uniquely and modernly. I loved all the little details, from the art on the walls to the gorgeous pillows and headboards! I would love them to come decorate my...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Bastiaan & Sara, Wow! What a lovely review :) Thank you so much for all your compliments and taking the time and effort to write it :) We thoroughly enjoyed hosting you, on both occasions at La Roca and loved to hear about your experiences while you were in Kruger. We hope that you will come and visit us...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We could not have made a better choice. We have stayed at another guest house in Nelspruit but nothing beats La Roca. Arrived late afternoon, had a good friendly welcome and taken to our guest house -the Executive Suite - spacious, well equipped, self-catering accommodation. Had a good nights sleep - clean - free wi-fi, breakfast was more than 5...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jose & Beverley, Thank you so much for your kind words and wonderful review! We are so glad that you had a memorable time staying with us and really appreciate your taking the time to write us a review. We hope to see you both back at La Roca in the very near future. Wishing you and your family...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Decided to change my accommodation for Nelspruit from hotel to a B&B & settled on staying at La Roca. This was based on price & the pics from booking.com look quite nice, but pics can be deceiving. It was a surprising, pleasant & peaceful stay, rooms was clean, but my pillow took a bit getting used too. There's a breakfast...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Elton, Thank you so much for your super review and kind compliments. We hope that you will make La Roca your 'home away from home' in the future. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, The La Roca Team

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Arriving 5pm & departing 5am the following day did not really allow us to do justice to the pleasant overnight stay we had at La Roca. We had a very nice personal welcome and shown to our double room. In room safe & WiFi supplemented the drinks fridge and ample sized bath. Unable to partake in breakfast due to early...

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laroca007, Manager at La Roca Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Stuart, Thank you very much for your super review. We are so glad that you and your lovely wife had a good, although very brief stay with us....a good excuse to come back again :) Kind regards from sunny and very hot Nelspruit! The La Roca Team

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Roca is an owner-managed 4-star boutique guest house located in an upmarket residential suburb of Nelspruit. Spread amongst 6,000m² of sub-tropical garden, several of our rooms, the breakfast lapa and pool deck enjoy stunning uninterrupted views over the Nelspruit Nature Reserve and escarpment beyond. Conveniently situated only 2Km from the city centre, La Roca is a peaceful oasis within which to unwind from a long days work or to use as a base for exploring the many world class attractions in the vicinity: the Kruger National Park; Blyde River Canyon; Mozambique and Swaziland are all less than an hour away. Offering standard, luxury and executive accommodation, all our en-suite rooms have been individually decorated with attention to detail and each have a private entrance and a balcony or patio. Our approach is professional but our style is with a smile - creating a friendly and warm ambience. Welcome to La Roca - an ideal base for corporate or leisure travellers. You will wish you had stayed for longer! ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Roca Guest House

Address: 56 Van Wijk Street | Nelspruit, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
Price Range: $122 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Roca Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Simply ask the staff.”
FritsS892, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Loved the executive suite,very spacious.”
awkmac, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They all look great! All unique”
christianbC6160VZ, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“From what we could see they all looked good”
BelindaCaz, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A great selection of rooms”
davidbough, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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