We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Shakespeare Inn

Save
Share
Overview
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good60%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
  • 3 weeks ago
    “Functional and clean”
  • 6 Oct. 2016
    “Good value ”
Corner Farraday Boulevard & Shakespear Street Cw 6, Vanderbijlpark 1900 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
7 Oct.8 Oct.
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from USD 63.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Vanderbijlpark hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0dc793e649c544d182cbf95709e30766", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":4759235,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[55618089],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":63,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0dc793e649c544d182cbf95709e30766","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":63,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":63,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Shakespeare Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBkYzc5M2U2NDljNTQ0ZDE4MmNiZjk1NzA5ZTMwNzY2IiwiQUlLIjoiOWFiYTYzNmU2MjhmNDMyMDk4YzkyMDRhYTMzMTc2YzgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/10/2018", "checkOut": "08/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 63", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"55618089":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
0
3
1
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
0
3
1
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 5 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are clean and functional. No great shakes. Owners were extremely friendly and took me on a tour of his workshop where he builds racing cars. Well worth the detour from the norm. Rates are very reasonable.

Thank skips192
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Free WiFi and a desk in the room. No great luxury, but functional. Wifi only available in business centre, but fast enough for work. The common area on first floor was great for relaxing after work. Ideal for business traveller who is not hung up...More

2  Thank Dumisani M
Response from Sean G, Owner at The Shakespeare InnResponded 10 October 2016

Hi Dumisani Comfortable, functional and relaxing is what we aim for! Thanks for your positive comments!

Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Really arrogant manager on duty. We reported over a period of 2 days of a broken aircon. We are on a business trip and due to our regular visits, we got a special rate. After asking the owner / manager if they managed to fix...More

Thank mariowcape
Response from Sean G, Owner at The Shakespeare InnResponded 15 December 2015

This comment is placed by an individual who was hoping to get free accommodation! I gave them a very special rate and allowed 3 adults in a family room, this was obviously not good enough for him as he was sharing with another couple! He...More

Reviewed 14 July 2014

We always enjoy The Shakespeare. Perfect for a Sunday Lunch. The food is really great, good value for money, and the portions are very generous. Your staff are all very friendly, and efficient. All the facilities are neat and tidy. Your Cloak-Rooms are always so...More

3  Thank ZizMK
Response from Sean G, Owner at The Shakespeare InnResponded 17 July 2014

Thank you for the positive feedback!

Reviewed 14 October 2013

I had some meeting lined up in the Vaal Mall, Sasolburg & Vereeniging & found the Shakespeare central, the staff friendly & the a La carte menu had a variety to choose from. The portions were substantial & I was pleased over all.

3  Thank Gizell W
Response from Sean G, Owner at The Shakespeare InnResponded 18 October 2013

We thank you for your positive response.

View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Outdoor pool
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 44 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 44 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Vanderbijlpark
Riverside Sun
560 reviews
5.29 km away
Emerald Resort & Casino
1,126 reviews
5.61 km away
Ingwe Guest Lodge
14 reviews
9.59 km away
The Waterfront Country Lodge
30 reviews
11.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 52 restaurants in Vanderbijlpark
Black Forest Grill
107 reviews
2.07 km away
The Horse and River Pub
58 reviews
4.09 km away
Villa Verde
84 reviews
4.09 km away
Turn N Tender
54 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Kariba Ranch
6 reviews
19.94 km away
Walkerville Farmer's Market
5 reviews
34.02 km away
Historic Motorcycle Museum
12 reviews
34.96 km away
Skydive Parys
48 reviews
37.99 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Peppa0913
13 March 2017|
Answer
Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hello, we do have a night porter and you can check in after midnight. Please check out the web site for more pictures. Thanks
1
Vote
Seithati
27 January 2015|
Answer
Response from Sean G | Property representative |
Hello. R550.00 per person B & B x 4 nights =R8800.00. Regards Sean
0
Votes
Room Tips
"We are Locals, and did not use the Accommodation Facilities."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing