Opikopi Guest House, Pretoria
|581 Verdi Street, Erasmuskloof , Constantia Park, 0181, Pretoria, Gauteng, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: Opikopi Guest HouseLocated in the quiet suburb of Erasmuskloof, Eastern Pretoria, Opikopi Guest House is a charming luxury guest house, set in beautiful gardens and an elegant, low-rise traditionally built house. Originally opened in 2008 with just two rooms, Opikopi Guest House now has fourteen rooms in total and a newly inaugurated restaurant, and offers luxurious boutique-style accommodation, good food and great facilities and service in a pretty residential area.
Perfect for both business and pleasure in the Pretoria area, and is within easy reach of a number of landmarks and attractions, including the Pretoria National Botanical Garden the Voortrekker Monument or the Menlyn Park Shopping Mall. The University of Pretoria is a fifteen-minute drive away, and golf enthusiasts can enjoy rounds at the nearby Wingate Park and Waterkloof golf courses. On-site facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, and Opikopi also has two private events rooms, perfect for conferences, presentations or all kinds of private celebrations.
Opikopi Guest House's newly inaugurated restaurant serves a delicious selection of typical South African and fusion dishes, along with an excellent wine list featuring some of South Africa's finest labels. Dining can be enjoyed in the elegant, air-conditioned dining room, or al fresco on the terrace.
Type of rooms: Opikopi Guest HouseDouble Room - Self-Catering:
Self-catering accommodation with kitchenette and cooking utensils. These rooms feature air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi and cable TV. The en-suite bathrooms come with shower and bath. Private entrance to exquisite self-catering unit with one double bed and sleeper couch, an en-suite bathroom with shower and spa bath. Full kitchen. Air-conditioning, safe, iron and ironing board, flat-screen TV with DSTV channels, hair-dryer. Full amenities. Percale linen. Complimentary sherry for a nightcap. Room size 25 sq m.
Executive Junior Suite:
This single room has a balcony, a mini-bar and air conditioning. One double bed. Room size 25 sq m.
These rooms are elegantly decorated with wooden furniture and terracotta floors. They also feature either a private balcony or a private access to the communal garden. They have underfloor heating, air-conditioning, and a satellite TV. These rooms can be arranged with one large double bed or two single beds. Room size 40 sq m.
Featuring air conditioning in summer and underfloor heating in winter, the Executive Suites are equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV channels and include en-suite bathrooms with shower and bath. They also offer a complimentary sherry as a nightcap. One large double bed. Suite size 40 sq m.
Presidential Suite with Spa Bath:
These units have two balconies, one overlooking Pretoria and the other one the guest house area. They offer a spa bath and a double shower, a walk-in closet and satellite TV. One king-size bed, two single beds. Suite size 55 sq m.
Executive Three-Bedroom House:
Fully furnished house with one en-suite main bedroom, two bedrooms with a bathroom and a loft with two single beds. Dining room, living room and barbecue area inside the house. Swimming pool. Fully equipped kitchen. Secure parking in an enclosed area.
All rooms and suites feature: all DSTV channels available in South Africa; hair-dryer; underfloor heating; air-conditioning; king, queen or single beds (extra length); Percale linen; fully stocked mini-bar; free high speed Wi-Fi internet access; full en-suite bathroom with both a shower and bath; all rooms are non-smoking; tea / coffee-making facilities including special baked Opikopi rusks; bathroom amenities; digital safe; full buffet breakfast included in guest house stays, and may be added to self-catering units; iron and ironing board; gown and slippers supplied in room.
Additional information: Opikopi Guest House
Airport transfers and shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 14
Official category: 5 stars Guest House.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2008.
Languages spoken: English, Afrikaans, German.Smoking policy: All rooms are non-smoking. This property also has a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
How to get here:
From Johannesburg: On the N1 towards Polokwane (old Pietersburg), turn onto the Rigel exit-ramp towards Delmas (right). At the next traffic light turn left into Nossob. Cross one traffic light and turn left into Lois ave at the T-junction traffic light . (Engen garage will be on your right). Turn directly to your right into Eiseb (GATE 1). You will enter a security village. Please swipe your hand over the control panel and carry on to T-junction. Turn left into Gariep at T-junction. Carry on for 700m and Gariep will change to Verdi. Opikopi Guest House will be on your left hand side at Verdi Street 581. Look for Opikopi sign.
Directions from OR Tambo Airport: Take the R21 to Pretoria. About 30 - 32km from the airport, you will come to the Hans Strydom turnoff. There will be a traffic light on top of the bridge, turn right at the traffic light . Travel over the next 3 robots in Hans Strydom. At the 4th traffic light turn left into Lois ave. Carry on along Lois ave. till you cross a traffic light with the Engen on your left. At the next street, just after the traffic light , turn right into Eiseb (a very close distance after the traffic light ) and carry on to the T-juction. Turn directly to your right into Eiseb (GATE 1). You will enter a security village. Please swipe your hand over the control panel and carry on to the T-junction. Turn left into Gariep at the T-junction. Carry on for 700 m and Gariep will change to Verdi. Opikopi Guest House will be on your left hand side at Verdi Street 581. Look for the Opikopi sign.
GPS Coordinates: 25° 48' 35.23'' S 28° 16' 21.49'' E
Nearest airport: O.R. Tambo International Airport - 41,0km.