Green Lantern Inn
Van Reenen, Eastern Free State - Accommodation
Green Lantern Inn in Van Reenen
There are a variety of rooms all spotlessly clean and fitted with modern heating and air-conditioning for your comfort. Each room is individually decorated in olde country style - refreshingly different to the anonymity and sterility of big chain hotels.
The Green Lantern Inn also serves as a fantastic Wedding, Family Reunion, Party, & Function Venue, conveniently situated for everyone - "Let's meet half way" - We are now able to cater for 150 function guests. 70 to sleep in the hotel and others accommodated in comfortable accommodation nearby The Half Way Noggin Pub is an attraction in its own right, enjoy the roaring fire, large selection of refreshments served, and meet Bo-Jangles the resident Donkey.
The country kitchen offers scrumptious food all day in the restaurant, or in the English country garden with a farmyard and children's playground The new owners have brought the grand old lady back into her prime, definitely worth a visit!
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Facilities available at Green Lantern Inn ,Van Reenen, Eastern Free State
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Conference Venues
- Credit Card Facilities
- Indoor Fireplace
- Parking on Premises
- Restaurant on Premises
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Womens Day Weekend
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 29° 22' 48.2" E / 28° 22' 27.7" S
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Driving to Green Lantern Inn in Van Reenen, Eastern Free State
|Departing: King Shaka International Airport|
|Address: International Trade Ave, La Mercy, 4405, South Africa|
|Distance: 34 m / Duration: 2 hours 57 mins|
|1.||Head southeast||13 m|
|2.||Turn right toward International Trade Ave||30 m|
|3.||Keep left to continue toward International Trade Ave||40 m|
|4.||Turn left onto International Trade Ave||0.7 km|
|5.||Turn left onto Mdloti St/M65|
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|6.||Keep right at the fork and merge onto N2|
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|7.||Take exit 165 to merge onto N3 toward Pietermaritzburg/Johannesburg|
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|8.||Turn right||0.4 km|
|9.||Turn right||0.8 km|
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Nearest Airport & Flights
King Shaka International Airport - Durban+ FIND FLIGHT TO Durban
In May 2010 King Shaka International Airport was opened and is three times bigger than the original Durban International Airport.
The airport has been named after the great warrior and 19th century ruler, Zulu King Shaka. This international airport is the third busiest airport in South Africa with around 7 million passengers. It is 35 kilometres away from the centre of Durban.
Reviews for Green Lantern Inn
"Waking up to the cocks crowing and bird singing in the garden"
Beautiful foyer and restaurant area, great breskfast, attentive restaurant staff. A great place to stay over.
Cosy little place. Neat and clean rooms. Love the fireplaces scattered around. Heating in all the rooms, so don't worry too much about the chilly winter. Black and white movies are good for a laugh. The pub is well stocked. The food is lovely and plenty. We were here at beginning of August, would love to see the gardens in the summer. Not too much to do around, but nice scenery and if you are willing to drive a bit there are a few things to see and do not too far away. Friendly and helpful staff. Would love to go back for another stay.
Wonderful stay, enjoyed every minute! Friendly staff, beautiful garden cottage close to the star of the establishment, Ms Bojangles, the Donkey! Divine dinner and breakfast. This special Inn deserves 5 stars!
Never judge a book by its cover and this is true here. Everything will exceed your expectations on every level. Truly loved our one night stay over.
Green Lantern is a great place to stop over! Friendly service and amazing traditional food. The pub has character and history to it. You will find a donkey in the pub that will keep you company Will definitely visit again!
We spent a night on a trip between Durban and Cape Town. The rooms are spacious and clean. It was cold outside but the beds had nice thick blankets and electric blankets. Dinner was absolutely delicious and the main house and dining room are beautiful. The staff were lovely. I am sure they cater mostly for people looking for an overnight spot but I could easily imagine spending a couple of nights there reading books and drinking scotch by the fireplace.
Always an amazing visit. This one was a very quick one as I needed to fetch my mom. Stunning garden, food always good and roaring fire in the lounge. Bill and Gail are the owners and really nice people.
A good stop-over place on one's way to Durban (or back) to Gauteng, with breakfast included. Food tasty, but the filter coffee is really not up to par. The staff is friendly and the rooms comfy. The beautiful garden is relaxing and the pub a nice place to mingle with other guests and locals. This 125-year old building ( which started off as a hostel) can do with a little more renovation here and there, but all in all: good accommodation at very reasonable rates.
Wow. What a hidden gem. A lovely place with a colourful garden and amazing food. The perfect way to break up a long drive.
Lovely atmosphere. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean. Meals are delicious. Value for money.
3 of us stayed over on our way back from holiday and really enjoyed it. Its a very old but clean and tidy hotel. We really enjoyed it and will stay there again.
A nice clean country hotel set in the heart of van reenen. Built in 1892 and recently improved by the new owners each room is comfortable and fresh. The English gardens are absolutely stunning and a cup of a tea with some home made treat is a must and if staying for dinner the oxtail is out of this world.
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