The Coach House Hotel and Spa

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The Coach House Hotel and Spa in Tzaneen is situated in the scenic Agatha area. Luxury Hotel from R1,799 per Room including Breakfast


The Coach House Hotel and Spa in Tzaneen is situated in the scenic Agatha area. Luxury Hotel from R1,799 per Room including Breakfast

The Coach House Hotel and Spa at Agatha in Tzaneen is a heritage hotel just 4 hours’ drive from Johannesburg. Offering world-class hospitality and luxurious comfort, the hotel is internationally known as one of Africa’s leading country hotels.

Set on a gracious estate covering 560 hectares in the lush sub-tropical Letaba district of Limpopo, The Coach House Hotel and Spa was built on the foundations of the old Strachan Hotel and a few of the old walls and cast-iron windows are amazingly still in place today.

Accommodation at The Coach House Hotel and Spa is provided in a selection of 39 spacious rooms, from Standard or Deluxe Rooms to King Suites. Each room luxuriously styled in fine percale cotton sheets, mohair blankets and heated towel rails.

Standard Rooms have a full en-suite bathroom with complimentary bathroom amenities and bath robes, air-conditioning, mini bar (stocked on request), selected DSTV channels and beautiful views of the surrounding mountains.

The Deluxe Double Rooms have a double bed with a full en-suite bathroom with complimentary bathroom amenities and bath robes, mini bar (stocked on request), air conditioning, selected DSTV channels and a fireplace for those chilly winter evenings. Deluxe rooms also have a private veranda with views over the manicured gardens or the mountains.

The Deluxe Twin Suites feature twin beds, two full bathrooms with complementary amenities and bath robes and a separate lounge and fireplace. The Twin Suites have a private veranda with seating and panoramic views of the Wolkberg Mountains. 

The King Suites have a King size bed and two full bathrooms equipped with complimentary amenities and bath robes. The King Suites have a spacious lounge area with an inviting fireplace and private balcony with striking views.

Meals are taken at the Zeederberg Restaurant – a fine dining establishment known for its exceptional menu where only the freshest seasonal ingredients, sourced locally are used.

Enjoy a pre-dinner aperitif in the historic and inviting John Buchan Pub or enjoy an after dinner drink in front of the warm and inviting fireplace. This classic pub is adorned with historic antiques, from one of the world's oldest juke boxes to an original turn of the century barber's chair.

A popular gathering point is the outdoor pool with garden seating and chaise loungers, set in stunning surroundings with breath-taking views. There is also an indoor swimming pool at the on-site Agatha Spa. Guests staying at the Coach House have complimentary unlimited use of the indoor pool, the gymnasium and his & hers saunas and steam rooms

The Croquet Lawn is located at the back of the property and is overlooked by a stunning pergola that offers the perfect location for an afternoon tea or refreshments before, after or during a relaxed game of croquet.

Additional guest areas include the Searala Lounge which is open ‘till late in the evening and welcomes travellers in an elegant and calming environment, the perfect place for an afternoon tea or a good book in front of the log fire.

The Coach House Nougat Factory has become somewhat of a landmark and has an almost religious following with its products being distributed around the country and in some cases overseas. The vast range of tempting and delicious nougat creations can be purchased at the Nougat Kitchen or in the Hotel shop

Just four hours' drive from Johannesburg and three and a half hours from Pretoria, The Coach House is the ideal country conference venue. Enjoy team building in the comfort of the fully equipped conference venues and when the hard work is done, there is an abundance of activities to help you relax.

Whether it is a large or intimate occasion, the Coach House Hotel and Spa offers a variety of wedding venues to turn dreams into reality. If your special day involves a lunch with family and close friends or an opulent banquet for a hundred guests, The Coach House has the perfect setting.



Rates are as advised by The Coach House and Spa - no additional costs when booking with Up And Go

Rates are a guide price and will be confirmed when making your reservation

Rates are subject to change without notice

From ZAR1 799.00 – Deluxe Double/Twin Room including Breakfast

From ZAR2 099.00 – King/Twin Suite including Breakfast


Children welcome, children under the age of 12 stay free if sharing



Two Swimming Pools (outdoor and indoor pool at the Agatha Spa)

Agatha Spa on site

Gym (Agatha Spa)



The Coach House Nougat Factory (on site)

Croquet Lawn (on site)


TV with selected DSTV channels

Air-conditioning and Heating

Ceiling Fans

Fireplace (in the Deluxe and Suites only)

Mini Bar (stocked on request)

Branded Bathroom Amenities

Bath Robes

Heated Towel Rails


Room Service (06h00-23h00)

Turndown Service

Laundry & Ironing Service

Shoe Shine service upon request

Baby-sitting Facilities

Cots available

House Safe

Credit Card Facilities

Parking on Premises

24 Hour Guards on Site

Guests are offered a complimentary welcome drink on arrival

Early morning beverages with homemade biscuits are delivered to your room with your wakeup call

24hr Reception

Tours, activities and local attractions guide available at front desk

Business Services including; Photocopying & Faxing Services

Conference Facilities

Wedding Venue



Hiking/Walking Trails

Croquet Lawn (on site)

Horseback Trails


Bird Watching

Golf (Tzaneen Country Club)

Arts & Crafts

The Modjadji Cycad Forest (rare Cycads said to date back to the dinosaur era)

The Tzaneen Museum

Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (50 minute drive from Coach House)

Kruger National Park

Cheerio Gardens (during Spring)

The Debengeni Waterfall

The Ebenezer Mile (a swimming event that takes place every year at the Ebenezer Dam)

King Walden’s Garden

The Agatha Crocodile Ranch

The Widest Baobab in the World

The Tzaneen Dam

Kaross (Shangaan Embroidery)



3 Star Graded (TGCSA)

Check in from 14h00 (unless by prior arrangement)

Check out before 10h00

The hotel accepts VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Diners Club.

No Pets Permitted

No Smoking in Rooms


A Member of the Orion Hotels Group

GPS Co-Ordinates for The Coach House Hotel in Tzaneen





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Specific details

Area Activities: Bar, Bird Watching, Fishing, Golf, Hiking Trails, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Restaurant, Shopping / Markets, Spa, Swimming Pool, Arts & Crafts
Facilities: Air Conditioning, Baby Sitting, Fans, Conferencing, DSTV, Fire Place, Room Service, Television, Wedding Facilities, Wellness/Spa, Housekeeping, Wi-Fi, Restaurant, Bar, Swimming Pool
Star Grading: 3
Accommodation Type Hotel, Luxury, Conference Venue, Wellness Centre/Spa


Tzaneen, Limpopo, South Africa
Old Coach Road, Agatha, Tzaneen, Limpopo Province, South Africa