Hans Merensky Hotel & Spa is perfectly nestled in the Lowveld’s Olifants River Valley at Phalaborwa – adjacent to the world renowned Kruger National Park. Luxury and the bushveld collide at this magnificent four star property that is also home to an award winning golf course, a wide variety of game and over 200 species of birds.
The hotel can be enjoyed by families or those seeking privacy. It is also the ideal venue for corporate groups, casual business gatherings and for hosting an exquisite wedding.
The hotel consists of 100 Standard Hotel Rooms, 31 Luxury Hotel Rooms, 5 Self Catering Units (each unit has 2 bedrooms) and 2 Executive Suites, furnished with locally manufactured sleeper wood furniture.
The rooms epitomise luxury whilst you can also opt for a family room, boasting comfortable sofa beds for children. The bathrooms are spacious, comprising separate walk-in showers.
All of the bedrooms include air-conditioning, selected DSTV channels and telephones.
There's nothing quite like waking up to the twittering of birds and looking out at the African sunrise to discover a herd of impala grazing lazily at one's doorstep.
Hans Merensky offers sophisticated luxuries and personalized service to corporate groups, casual business gatherings and special events, away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The Leadwood Restaurant and Lapa offers a daily full English Breakfast buffet, with an À la Carte Menu available for dinner. The Greenside Café caters to the appetites of hunger sportsmen, whilst light lunches are also served in the Golf Bar, overlooking the greens. Situated above the halfway house, with panoramic views over the golf course and bush, the Mediterranean Restaurant and Bar offers cuisine for the more adventurous palate. For a more informal meal, sample the scrumptious fresh pizzas from our wood-burning oven at the Pool Bar.
The swimming pools are set in lush tropical gardens, complemented by mouth-watering refreshments and cocktails.
When you decide to bring your conference or meeting to the Hans Merensky Hotel & Spa you are not just choosing a venue that has all the usual conference facilities, equipment and audio-visual aids, you are choosing a venue that has a unique and exciting world of options that can be utilised to make your conference a raging success. Capacities from 12 to 1 000 delegates can be accommodated.
The perfect venue for a memorable, romantic wedding. Get married in our romantic green garden or in our classic African bushveld setting, overlooking the vast expanse of Lowveld, where time seems to stand still. Wedding venues can seat between 100 and 250 guests.
How to get there
(23 57’50,54”S * 31 9’56.96”E)
Hans Merensky Hotel & Spa borders the Kruger National Park and is located 4.5 km from the Phalaborwa Gate. It is a five minute drive from the Phalaborwa Airport, which has two SA Airlink flights from Johannesburg per day; the flight time is approximately one hour and 10 minutes.