About Colbyn Guest House

The Lodge is in close proximity to the popular Hatfield square and entertainment hall, Brooklyn mall, Menlyn shopping mall, Loftus sport stadium, CSIR, University of Pretoria, Urological and heart Hospitals, eye institute and conveniently close to most large medical centres.
We are also situated amongst most Embassies, and only 52 km from the OR Tambo International Airport and adjacent to the parliament buildings of SA.

We are within walking distance from Gautrain Hatfield station

The Lodge consist of 3 separate double storey premises of which the main guest house was built in 1941.


Our Guest Lodge is somehow different from the normal B&B or Guest house. We have 12 private en-suite spacious self-catering en-suites and with private entrances.


All units are accessible through a tropical garden and patio enriched with plants, trees and an abundance of different bird species.

Woodpeckers, wild parquets are common due to the trees, lots of water and feeding hatches.

We have been rated and selected as “Safe” by the United Nations and as one of the preferred Guest houses for Diplomatic Guest in Pretoria

Dieter & Marianna Mertz


Physical Address:

107 Amos Street
Colbyn, 0083,
Gauteng, South Africa




+27 12 430 6426


+27 86 675 6397


+27 82 890 5352

Shuttle Services

We network with reliable shuttle services and also handle our own shuttle service and tour operating concentrating locally and in Mpumalanga where we have our own Bush Lodge “Bateleur Bush Lodge” www.krugerbateurlodge.co.za bordering the Crocodile River bank at the notorious Kruger Park roaming with wild animals. We thrive to escort guests personally to places of interest locally e.g. like Pilanesberg, Sun City, Soweto, museums, botanical gardens, Gold Reef City and Cullinan village/diamond mining, local lion and rhino park, cultural villages, etc.


Our meals consist of full English / Continental breakfast and a wholesome variety of traditional African meals on request and the following facilities are available. Laundry services DSTV in each room (21 channels) Wireless Wi-Fi Internet connections (Free limited usage per day) Self- catering equipment and bar fridges in all apartments Digital safes in all suites Meeting facilities in a mini board room in the main guest house (18 Seater) Barbeque facilities on the patio’s/veranda’s Lounge, dining room.

Booking conditions (Policies)

Check-in: 14:00
Check-out: 10:00
Kids policy: Children age 12 and over are charged as adults.

Room information



STUDIO/Standard en-suite
  Single, sharing and child prices are per person, per night.
Season Single Sharing Child Long term/Monthly Rate
Currently R627 R627 R100 10 to 20% Discount
Price includes a full English Breakfast
Luxury & Family Suites
  Single, sharing and child prices are per person, per night.
Season Single Sharing Child Long term/Monthly Rate
Currently R750 R450 R150 15 to 20% Discount




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