Very well known Guest Lodge & famous Restaurant: for sale

Very well known Guest Lodge & famous Restaurant

Melodie, Hartbeespoortdam, North West Province, South Africa


Agent: Cliff Jacobs - Managing Principal Estate Agent & CEO (Nat.Dpl.Hotel Man (UJ). M.P.R.E.)
Agent Cellphone: +27 (0) 84 413 1071 / +27 (0) 61 716 6951
Agent Office Number: +27 (0) 21 554 0283
Agent Email Address:
Type: Guest House & Restaurant
Bedrooms: 23
Bathrooms: 23
Showers: 23
Parking: 150
Yield: Not Disclosed
TGCSA Rating: 4 Star


Cradled between the Magaliesberg Mountains lies the small town of Hartbeespoortdam - a town known by many a tourist, traveler, businessman, artist and the avid adventure seeker. 

It is here that our Guest Lodge welcomes its guests in the heart of the North West Province.

Our Guest Lodge is an elegant guest house that offers its visitors tranquility with a touch of European flair. 

The relaxed atmosphere and breathtaking nature will be an inspiration during your stay that will leave you feeling rested and revitalized. 


Our Guest Lodge offers 23 stylish en-suite rooms, which includes:  2 executive / bridal suites (with double Jacuzzi bath & shower), 2 twin rooms with inter-leading door and two family rooms.

What to expect at our Guest Lodge

  • Secure on site parking
  • Well maintained garden with sparkling solar heated pool.
  • On site breakfast restaurant and bar.
  • Free wi-fi in all the rooms.
  • All rooms are equipped with tea / coffee making facilities, microwave, toaster, fridge, flat screen tv with dstv channels and air conditioning.
  • Within walking distance to shopping malls.
  • Conveniently close to all major highways and cities.
  • Central to all the major attractions the area has to offer.
  • Within walking distance to the well known “Caravela Portuguese Restaurant”.

What to expect at our restaurant

  • Our stylish décor and attentive service add that sense of effortless style which turns a meal into an experience.
  • Has been running successfully since 2004. 
  • We take personal interest to ensure that all aspects of the day-to-day management match the high standards that we have set.
  • We take our food very seriously and whatever the demands, we never compromise our reputation for quality. From the tenderest beef or succulent chicken from the freshest fish and seafood our chefs ensure that every dish that leaves our kitchen is individually perfect.
  • We try our best along with our trained and friendly waiting and management team to deliver the best quality food and service to make your visit a memorable occasion.
  • Our restaurant is an al-a-carte restaurant and all our dishes are freshly prepared, so we ask you to sit back relax, poor a glass of the finest, enjoy the atmosphere and allow at least 30-40 minutes for our chefs to prepare and waitrons to deliver a meal and drinks to remember. 

 “Fresh ingredients beautifully prepared”.

 “Come as a customer, leave as a friend”


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Key features


  • This lovely lodge and its famous Portuguese Restaurant and are set on 2000m².  They are situated next door to each other. 
  • The whole property is walled and palisade fenced with electric fencing and remote controlled gates.

Our Guest Lodge (original)  

  • The main house (where the owners live, but where it all started) ground floor is the living area - all open plan.  Kitchen, walk-in pantry, scullery, lounge and dinning room. 
  • On the second floor are 4 en-suite bedrooms. 
  • Adjoining the main house on the second floor above the double garage there is an additional two twin rooms (2 ¾ beds in each) with inter-leading door, both have kitchenettes and en-suite bathrooms. 
  • On the ground floor adjoining the garage is another double room of which is rented out on a monthly basis (en-suite with kitchenette).

The Guest House's rooms

  • 16 fully equipped spacious rooms (55m²).  9 of these rooms are double rooms (queen size beds), 3 are twin rooms (2x3/4 beds), 2 are family rooms (queen size bed and two bunk beds for kids) and 2 are executive rooms (queen size beds) with the addition of a double Jacuzzi bath as well as the standard shower like all the other rooms have.
  • All rooms are en-suite, have kitchenettes (containing:  fridge, toaster, kettle and microwave), Flat screen tvs with dstv channels, aircon and private balconies.  The 16 rooms are split equally into 2 blocks. Block 1 (the first built) has 8 rooms.  This block has the addition of the laundry and a room above it which is used for the manager.  Block 2 has the other 8 rooms.  Each block is double storey.
  • The guest house has a separate reception area close to the pool. 
  • The building consists of a fully equipped kitchen, dinning area (where we serve breakfast) which can seat app 40 pax.  There is also a decked seating area outside which can seat an additional 30 pax and has a private bar. 
  • Newly built is a conference room which can seat up to 50pax.  At the entrance of the guest lodge also newly built is a gate house for security to man the gate. 

Guest House Staff

  • 1 Manager and the owners.
  • 3 Cleaning Ladies.
  • 1 Gardener.

Our Restaurant

  • Can seat up to 350 pax and has parking for app 150 - 200 cars. 
  • The restaurant has been running successfully since 2004.
  • Trading hours:  10am – (kitchen closes at 10pm) 7 days a week – Sundays kitchen closes at 20:30.
  • Fully licensed.
  • Extensive al-a-carte menu with over 100 dishes to choose from (fresh line fish and live wild oysters get flown up weekly from Mossel Bay).
  • Our restaurant is well known for the best seafood in town – but meat and chicken dishes also very popular.
  • Sushi menu also available. 
  • We cater for all functions.

Restaurant staff

  • 5 Chefs.
  • 1 Sushi Chef.
  • 1 Salad Chef.
  • 2 Barladies.
  • 2 Managers
  • 3 Cleaners.
  • 10 - 12 Waiters.
Casa 8
Casa 6
Casa bedroom
Casa bathroom
Casa bathroom 2
Casa bath.jacuzzi
Casa twin room
Casa family new
Casa exec bathroom new
Casa kitchenette
twin room interleading
Casa bar
Caravela 1
Caravela 2
Caravela 3
Caravela 4
Caravela 5
Caravela 7

Cliff Jacobs (Nat Dpl Hotel Man (UJ). MPRE. GA Level 5 TEFL)

Managing Principal / CEO

Exquisite Hotel Consultants (Pty) Ltd

Mobile: +27 (0) 84 413 1071 / +27 (0) 61 716 6951

Landline: +27 (0) 21 554 0283

Skype: cliff.jacobs


C/o Sybelstrasse 69

10629 Berlin


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