Running through the heart of Nelspruit, yet not really appreciated by the majority of it’s citizens, is a small stream giving life and substance to wide variety of small creatures...The Magamba stream which originate in the Steiltes area runs through the middle of Nelspruit ... Read More
March 12, 2018Judy Zyl


"Wow, this is incredible!" - that is the response we get from most guests when they see and experience the garden for the first time. Piet and Rina have always had a sincere passion for nature and all it's wonderful elements.  May it ... Read More
September 6, 2017Judy Zyl


The last couple of months at Beetleloop have most certainly kept us busy! Piet is back from his Africa adventures and now, together with Rina and the team, a list of changes and projects to improve are being ticked off…As always, Beetleloop Guesthouse prides ... Read More
August 7, 2017Judy Zyl


Can you believe that it has already been a journey of ten years since Piet and Rina embarked on the adventure of opening a Guesthouse?!Towards the end of 2006 Piet’s contract was coming to an end in Uganda. This was after a decade ... Read More
June 6, 2017Judy Zyl


Beetleloop Guesthouse won the 2nd place Lilizela Award for Service Excellence in 2014...  This year we are hoping to take it up a notch, nothing less, but we need your help! What are the Lilizela Awards? The Lilizela Tourism Awards are South ... Read More
April 28, 2017Judy Zyl


For the first time since Beetleloop was opened, which is now 10 years, we welcome a chef on board! Meet Eric Kwenxe...   Beetleloop Guesthouse has managed to build a reputation for itself revolving around the amazing breakfasts and home cooked dinners.  Not to mention other elements such as the Health Rusks ... Read More
April 24, 2017Judy Zyl


July is one of the most popular times to travel to Nelspruit and surroundings. Favourite destinations may include Kruger National Park, Sabie, Hoedspruit and even Swaziland. Reasons for travel may vary from festivals to hunting, game viewing or marathons, and basically everything inbetween! How prepared how you? Have you booked ... Read More
June 13, 2016Judy Zyl


We first spotted these unmistakeable and magnificent Trumpeter Hornbills about 10 days ago in a flock of 5 or 6 and once again this morning... They are well known to be gregarious and can sometimes be seen in flocks of up to 40 or 50 in ideal environments. For ... Read More
June 10, 2016Judy Zyl


It has been a dream of ours for a very long time to maximise the potential of Beetleloop and build another 3 Executive Rooms to share with our guests, friends and family.  The planning started in 2014, the construction (and sleepless nights) started in 2015, and the completion thereof has ... Read More
May 27, 2016Judy Zyl


Recognised as a Top Performing  - Beetleloop Guesthouse as Reviewed by Travellers on the World’s Largest Travel Site Nelspruit, South Africa – 20 May 2015 – Beetleloop Guesthouse today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is ... Read More
May 20, 2015Judy Zyl