Situated on the corner of Second Street and First Avenue in Waterval Boven, the Rack Rail Inn, provides a perfect overnight stopover for backpackers, business representatives, tourists, or a weekend breakaway at affordable rates.
The "rack rail" or "tandrat" was used to pull the trains up the steep gradient between Waterval Onder and Waterval Boven. The Rack Rail Inn is located in the original hostel of the railway employees in Waterval Boven. The main building was built in 1929 and the wings were added in 1949
Experience friendly service and comfortable accommodation in this 60 room inn which provides a bed, dinner or bed and breakfast at affordable prices.
A guest house sleeping 9 people is available and guests eat meals at the Rack Rail Inn.
Waterval Boven is an ideal base to explore many of the major tourist attractions in this beautiful province.
The Kruger National Park, Blyde River Canyon, Bourke's Luck Potholes, God's Window, Pilgrims Rest, and Sudwala Caves are just some of the many places of interest.
The vicinity around the village of Waterval Boven offers excellent rock climbing, abseiling, hiking, river rafting, horse riding, trout fishing and bird watching.
Historical buildings in the village house quaint pubs and restaurants.
Accommodation at the Rack Rail Inn is offered in rooms sharing communal bathrooms.
There are twin rooms, double rooms, a family room, and one en-suite double room. Towels and linen are supplied.
A cozy dining room provides a hearty breakfast and a traditional South African dinner.
There is also a TV room with M-Net and DSTV.
Tariffs available on request.
For immediate response for bookings, please telephone or fax the Rackrail Inn.
|Rack Rail Inn Catering|
We are well known for our outstanding food of supreme quality.
We cater within 120 km radius of Waterval Boven.
We specialise in weddings, wedding cakes, flower arrangements,
decorating of the hall or venue and music.
Year-end functions, snack platters, spitbraais and braais.
Corner of Second Street and First Avenue
PO Box 252, Waterval Boven, 1195, South Africa
Tel: + 27 (0)13 257-0674
Fax: + 27 (0)13 257-0761
Cell: +27 (0)83 778 8505
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Date uploaded: 18 January 2005