079 467 1544 or Whatsapp Only: Rudi: 082 968 4393 krielrudi@gmail.com

The Memel Hotel

Make yourself at home


The Memel Hotel, a jewel in the heart of the Free State

The Memel Hotel turned a 100 years young in 2014. Various facilities are available including a lively bar with a big screen TV and a lovely fireplace for those cold winter evenings.

The Memel Hotel is located in the picturesque eastern Free State town of Memel and is owned and managed by Rudi. The hotel is situated 2 ½ hours east of Johannesburg and 47 km’s from Newcastle on the R34.


Bird Watching

Seekoivlei wetlands and surrounds harbor an abundance of birdlife.


South Africa’s first commercial airline crash occurred near Memel on the 15th May 1948.


Sediba Trail

The 16 Km Sediba Trail is a moderate hiking trail featuring a number of waterfalls and natural pools.

Surrounded by verdant wetlands, The Memel Hotel is the perfect stop over for an intimate escape or a corporate event.

Featured Bedrooms

We have 7 bedrooms  with en-suite bath or shower. In addition, tea & coffee facilities stations are available in each room.

There is a lovely garden to relax in and read a book with a private braai area.

A communal braai area is avaiable for use by larger groups. For those special occasions, a spitbraai facility is also available.


Our rooms are all en-suite and feature views into the English style garden.


Rooms are en-suite with either double beds or dual 3/4 beds and feature well stocked coffee and tea stations.


Our rooms are all en-suite and contain bed side tables, a dresser and a chair in which to relax and unwind.


We pride ourselves in the cleanliness of each room. Fresh towels are provided each day.

Your Comfort is our Passion

Accommodation in Memel

Hotel Facilities

In addition to overnight accommodation, Memel Hotel guests have access to various facilities and amenities including our cozy lounge with communal TV. Please note that our bar and restaurant are closed on Mondays.


To make a reservation or to make an enquiry please email us on memelhotel2@gmail.com or  krielrudi@gmail.com or contact us telephonically on:

Calls 079 467 1544 or 

Whatsapp Only: 

Rudi: 082 968 4393



Calls 079 467 1544 or Whatsapp Only: Rudi: 082 968 4393

Physical address

32 Voortrekker Street
Orange Free State

South Africa