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The Woodpecker Inn is located within the Woodhill Golfing and Residential Estate and overlooks the 9th and 18th hole. The Pretoria East Hospital and Parkview Shopping Center is 2953 feet away, free WiFi is available on site. Each air-conditioned room features a satellite TV, DVD player and private bathroom. The rooms come with a digital safe, refrigerator and mini-bar. At The Woodpecker Inn you will find a bar and other facilities offered at the property include an outdoor swimming pool, squash and tennis court. The property offers free parking. The guest house is within 6.2 mi from Pretoria Country Club, 7.5 mi from University of Pretoria and 11 mi from The Union Buildings. The O.R. Tambo International Airport is 26 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Breakfast to go

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Guest reviews

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Staff
9.7
Facilities
9.4
Cleanliness
9.8
Comfort
9.6
Value for money
9.3
Location
9.8
Free WiFi
9.8
High score for Pretoria
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  • Mandie
    South Africa South Africa
    Everybody was very friendly and accommodating! Service was 5star! Will never go to any other hotel/guesthouse when I'm in that area again. Annatjie and I had such a nice conversation and shared beautiful memories of our lost loved ones. Thank you...
  • Valeria
    Mexico Mexico
    Everything! Breakfast is amazing! I’ve always stayed there and I will keep staying there !!
  • Helena
    Canada Canada
    Very peaceful. Breakfast served overlooking the golf course. Very good breakfast, really enjoyed it. Everything is there that you need. Even turn down service at night. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Hosted by Annatjie du Plessis

9.7
9.7
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Annatjie du Plessis
The Woodpecker Inn is a luxurious five-star guest house that is hidden away on the 18th fairway of Pretoria East revered Woodhill Golfing and Residential Estate. The peaceful and secure environment that The Woodpecker Inn offers, combined with all the conveniences and luxuries that you would expect from a five-star guest house, is why we have been the accommodation provider of choice to the travelling business executive for many years. Estate security is of the highest standard, with strictly controlled authorised access to the estate only. Our powerful generator also ensures that no matter what the circumstances, you will be able to enjoy the full experience of what we offer. The Guest House is about 50 meters from the Country Club House which is excellent for lunches and dinners. The guest house is surrounded with abundant birdlife and nature, whilst providing you with all the comforts of home away from home. Free Wi-Fi throughout the guesthouse for guests to enjoy.
Our Guest House Manager, Annatjie du Plessis has decades of experience in the hospitality industry. Annatjie can also assist guests at The Woodpecker Inn with golf bookings at a discounted rate at the Woodhill Golf Course.
The Woodpecker Inn is situated in the prestigious Woodhill Golfing and Residential Estate in Pretoria where security is of the highest standard. Our guests can go for a leisurely stroll in the estate, even at night. The guest house is only 50 meters from the clubhouse, on the l8th fairway overlooking the 9th and 18th green with its two dams. Amenities Close by Pretoria East Hospital – 5 minutes Parkview Shopping Mall – 5 minutes Woodlands Mall – 5 minutes Virgin Active Gymnasium – 5 minutes Menlyn Shopping Mall – 10 minutes O.R. Tambo International Airport – 40 minutes Gautrain Hatfield Station – 20 minutes
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English

Area info

Amenities of The Woodpecker Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Activities
  • Tennis equipment
  • Racquetball
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    • Business center
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • 24-hour security
    • Safe
    General
    • Electric blankets
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Outdoor swimming pool
    Free!
    • Pool/Beach towels
    Languages Spoken
    • Afrikaans
    • English

    Property practice

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    House rules

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    Check-in

    From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Check-out

    Until 10:00 AM

     

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash The Woodpecker Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    FAQs about The Woodpecker Inn

    • The Woodpecker Inn is 8.1 miles from the center of Pretoria. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The Woodpecker Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Tennis court
      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Racquetball
      • Swimming pool
      • Tennis equipment

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Room options at The Woodpecker Inn include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Double

    • Guests staying at The Woodpecker Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Breakfast to go

    • The prices at The Woodpecker Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at The Woodpecker Inn is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.