Amakoekoe Guest House / Lodge is located in Honeydew, where owners André and Sanet Koekemoer officially opened the guest house in August 2002, naming it "Amakoekoe" as an amusing play on their surname “Koekemoer" interpreted as "ama" meaning "the" and "koekoe" as an abbreviation of "Koekemoer".
Amakoekoe Guesthouse is surrounded by carefully maintained, vibrant gardens. In this tranquil paradise, indigenous bird life is abundant, and the unrivalled hospitality makes every stay an unforgettable experience. The guest house has a distinctly African elegance and is decorated throughout with breathtaking hand-crafted works of art.
The unique character and welcoming ambiance at Amakoekoe offers comfort, charm, and convenience to all guests, both local and international.
We are conveniently situated 50km from O.R Tambo International and 20km from Lanseria Airport, and our shuttle service will ensure that both your traveling and accommodation needs are met.
Breakfast is served in the cheerful, bright dining room overlooking a colourful garden. Whether you desire a light snack or a full cooked breakfast, your hosts will see that your dietary requirements are met. The fresh air and a wholesome meal ensure an excellent start to the day.
Mouth-watering lunches and dinners, and small functions, can be arranged on request.
If the heat gets too much enjoy a swim in our swimming pool, or just stretch out on the lawn.
~ DSTV ? hotel bouquet
~ Coffee / tea making facilities in all units.
~ Hairdryers in all units.
~ Email and fax services are available.
~ A laundry service is available on request.
~ Generator backup.
~ 24 hour security and reception.
Inspiring Art and Craft workshops are presented at Amakoekoe, so book now and prepare to release your inner artist!
Buy yourself something special at our Gallery / Curio Shop
Amakoekoe offers a convenient airport transfer and shuttle service (not included in the rates), or make use of the Gautrain to and from O.R. Tambo from/to Sandton. Transfer to/from Sandton to Amakoekoe at an additional rate.
The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve
The reserve was founded in 1985, with the aim of preserving the scenic area for private leisure. From a modest beginning of 2 White Rhinos, 'Ouvrous'and 'Bulle', imported from a zoo in Germany, and some antelope species, the reserve now boasts 600 head of game representing 25 different species.
The Krugersdorp Game Reserve
The habitat is mainly grassveld with small dams and reedbeds at the northern-most end. The vast areas of open grassland in the reserve provide the visitor the opportunity to observe many of the grassland species of Gauteng.
The Crocodile Ramble Route
The Crocodile Ramble includes The Ramble in the Cradle of Humankind & The Ramble around the Hartbeespoort Dam. Here you will find a variety of interesting products and services, ranging from restaurants, arts & crafts to conference centres and nurseries. You can also opt for picnic, nature reserves, bird walks, 4x4 trails, hiking and horse trails or a heritage tour.
Eagle Canyon Golf Estate
This is a top standard 18 hole golf course with a driving range which was constructed in an old sand quarry. The course plays along the Canyon cliffs, along and over water with a clubhouse perched on the highest point with a full view of all 18 holes - possibly a world first.
Ruimsig Golf Course
Nestling in the tranquil countryside of Ruimsig, west of Johannesburg, lies one of South Africa's most challenging championship golf courses, Roodepoort Country Club. It is well known and recognised that condition-wise the course is consistently among the top 10 in South Africa. The rolling bent grass greens are spectacular and similar to those that the world's top professionals encounter on the United States Tour. There are 72 bunkers to contend with and seven water hazards offering all handicap golfers a challenge yet the good golf shot will always be rewarded.
The Coca-Cola Dome
The Coca-Cola dome is situated adjacent to Northgate Shopping Centre on the corner of Olievenhout Avenue & Northumberland Road, in Johannesburg's northern suburb of North Riding. The North Riding area is just North of the N1/ Western Bypass highway. The Dome is 3.5km from Amakoekoe Guest House
Sandton Convention Centre
There is over 22,000m? of convention, exhibition and special event space. The Pavilion can seat 4,500 patrons. The Ballroom can seat 2,000 banquet guests and the 13 other meeting rooms can accommodate up to 350 delegates. The two exhibition levels have a combined floor space of 11,000m?.
Amakoekoe Guest House - Honeydew
Amakoekoe Guest House is located in Honeydew. Amakoekoe Guest House accommodation, hotel information, holiday specials, packages, photos, rates and Amakoekoe Guest House reviews. Book Amakoekoe Guest House online and Save!
As one of the top Independent Tour Operators in South Africa, we providing a wide selection of South Africa Accommodation
Honeydew hotels, lodges, resorts, holidays, Honeydew travel packages, and all inclusive luxury lodges.