The Orion Middelburg Hotel in Mpumalanga, South Africa
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  • Property TypeHotel
  • Guests24
  • Rooms/Units10

The Orion is a 4 star graded hotel offering Middelburg accommodation in 10 guest rooms.

About The Orion

The Orion Guest House is situated in Middelburg, halfway between Pretoria and Lydenburg, on the Panorama Route. This is the gateway to the Kruger National Park, Swaziland and Mozambique.

A perfect Bed & Breakfast with that country feel with rooms that feel antique but are distinctly modern. Your home away from home.

Accommodation

Our secure and spacious rooms all have private access to the apartments with showers, air-conditioning, tea / coffee station, hairdryers, television (M Net, Movie Magic, Super Sport, SABC and E-TV). Each room has a mini fridge stocked with delicatessens and cold drinks for your pleasure. Wireless Internet is available in all rooms.

Facilities

Meals are served in a spacious dining room facing a beautiful Koi-pond with running water, and a Jacuzzi overflowing into a relaxing crystal clear swimming pool. A private lounge with DSTV and a built-in braai / fireplace is perfect for a social gathering. Secure parking with remote access to apartments is available. In the near future The Orion will also have conference facilities available, additional rooms and a self-catering unit.

Breakfast & Dining

Breakfast is served in our spacious dining room with running water and birds chattering in the garden. Our main breakfast consists of bacon, mince or a cheese griller, egg's, buttered toast, mushrooms, baked beans and fried tomato. A variety of cereals with yoghurt or milk can be enjoyed as a starter. We also have a selection of fresh fruit. For early departures we can arrange a lunch-pack.

Lunch packs are available. Please order at least one day in advance. Included in lunch packs are a variety of sandwiches, yoghurt, cheese wedges, fresh fruit, fruit juice, cold meat and something sweet. Dinner is available from Monday to Thursday and will be served in the dining room with relaxed atmosphere overlooking the Koi-pond and swimming pool. We serve fruit juice and fresh milk as well as dessert with our dinner.

Attractions and Activities

Middelburg offers an abundance of exiting activities as well as unique cultural experiences. The Botshabelo Historical Village and craft markets can be visited as well as the Ndebele Village home to the well known Ndebele people. Game drives can be enjoyed in the various game reserves in and around Middelburg and for the fit, hiking on the numerous splendid hiking trials can be arranged.

Golfing enthusiasts can enjoy a relaxing round of golf at the undulating golf course at MCC or at Kranspoort Golf Course. Horse riding trials are available minutes away from Middelburg. Middelburg is situated just minutes away from Loskop Dam, Witbank Dam, Rondebosch Dam and Kruger Dam which is on The Orion guesthouse doorstep. These dams allow for an abundance of exiting water sports such as sailing, fishing, waterskiing etc.

Middelburg is also host to the well known Loskop Dam Marathon, Jazz Festival held in March every year and the Great Train race (fun run) between Emahlaleni (Witbank) and Middelburg. No matter what your preference, Middelburg has plenty to offer to all travellers. From fascinating cultural tours to adrenaline pumping water sports in pristine dam areas. Middelburg is the ideal holiday destination.

The Orion is situated nearby a shopping centre, restaurants, take-away shops, garage, cinema, casino, country club / golf course and a fitness centre for the fitness fanatics. We are within easy access of the N4 highway.

The Orion is a guest house with a difference where you feel at home. Here you'll find comfort, security and luxury all in one. You hosts Lourens and Jackoline will be at your service to attend to all your needs.

Features you'll appreciate

  • wifi
  • air-con
  • swimming
    pool
  • parking
  • airport
    transfers
  • kitchen
  • braai / bbq
providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

Transfers

  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Executive Room

Air-conditioned, the ground floor room is furnished with an extra-length queen-size and a sofa bed with an en-suite bathroom fitted with a spa bath and a shower, toilet, basin. A TV with Bouquet DStv, desk, tea and coffee facilities are available. Guests have access to Wi-Fi.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Deluxe Double Room with Shower

The air-conditioned room is furnished with a queen-size bed and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. A TV with Bouquet DStv, desk, tea and coffee facilities and Wi-Fi is available. The room is located on the ground floor.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Double or Twin Room with Shower

Air-conditioned for comfort, the room has twin beds that can convert to a king-size bed. The en-suite bathroom has a shower, basin and a toilet. A TV with Bouquet DStv, desk, tea and coffee facilities and Wi-Fi is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Family Suite with Balcony

Opening to a balcony, the spacious room is furnished with 2 queen-size beds and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. The kitchenette offers a microwave, bar fridge and tea and coffee facilities. A TV with Bouquet DStv and Wi-Fi is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Double or Twin Room - Private Bathroom

Air-conditioned for comfort, the room has twin beds that can be converted to a king-size bed and a private bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. The room offers a TV with Bouquet DStv, a desk and tea and coffee facilities. Wi-Fi access is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Two-Bedroom Chalet

Perfect for 4, the unit has 1 room with twin beds that can convert to a king-size, and accessed by stairs, a 2nd room with 2 single beds sharing a bathroom. The kitchen is fully equipped and a TV with Bouquet DStv and Wi-Fi is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Aircon Double or Twin Room with Shower

Air-conditioned, the ground floor room has twin beds that can be converted to a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. The room offers a TV with Bouquet DStv, a desk and tea and coffee facilities. Wi-Fi access is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Double or Twin Room with Shower - Ground

Situated on the ground floor, the room has a garden view and contains twin beds that can convert to a king-size bed. The room has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin. A TV with Bouquet DStv, desk, tea and coffee facilities and Wi-Fi is available.

  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fireplace  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Jacuzzi  
  • Mini- / courtesy bar  
  • Private pool  
  • Smoking: allowed  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Qty: 3
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

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Guest Reviews

7 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Enjoyed our stay with you. Friendly staff - Will return.

May 2013

Roy and Jean Davies (Oxford London)

Verified reviewexcellent

We had a lovely stay - Thank you! Will definately advise others to come stay here as well.

April 2013

Byron & Juanita (Bloemfontein)

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Need to Know

Response timeThe Orion typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)OR Tambo International - 120km
Kruger Mpumalanga Airport - 200km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in times may be arranged, please enquire.

Payment methods accepted by the property Visa, Mastercard, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Host on SA-Venues.com for 14 years

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