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Magoebaskloof Birders' Cottage

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Magoebaskloof Birders’ Cottages are located on Dragonwyck Farm in the Magoebaskloof (near Haenertsburg) on the edge of the Limpopo Drakensberg escarpment. Dragonwyck Farm is a working farm producing avocados and indigenous plants. We practice natural farming methods and have many birds and animals coexisting with us on the farm. We do our best to offer our guests peace and quiet and the opportunity to get the most enjoyment from our environment.
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Pool
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Charming
Location
Full view
Getting there
Polokwane Airport6 km
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All reviews splash pool outdoor bath beautiful nature the kitchen looking forward to our next visit absolute bliss stayed longer bird species lovely place thought of everything the river walk walking trails fantastic stay comfortable stay one night enjoyed our stay trogon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the most relaxed and tranquil time outs we've ever experienced. The cottage and surroundings is simply all one needs for some quality time out .The staff is friendly and very helpful.Will definitely be going there again!

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Response from Mark H, Owner at Magoebaskloof Birders' CottageResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. Hope to see you back in 2019.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have been coming to Birders Cottage for years. We love the secluded nature of the cottage and the beautiful nature all around. The cottage is always well maintained and clean. An absolute gem. Gets quite cold in Winter. In summer very nice, because it...More

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Thank MichaelP10767
Response from Mark H, Owner at Magoebaskloof Birders' CottageResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Michael Very glad you had another good stay.

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We stayed only for one night and then moved on to our next destination. We should have stayed more than one night because of the nice location and the amazing sights of nature. We will be back in December.

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Thank wes1969
Response from Mark H, Owner at Magoebaskloof Birders' CottageResponded 11 October 2018

Hi Wes1969 Thank you, sorry you couldn't stay longer.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

The cottage is beautifully located in peaceful and picturesque surroundings. It is secluded and offers total peace and relaxation. The cottage itself is equipped with everything you might need and is as cozy as can be. Will definitely recommend staying here and will surely visit...More

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Response from MBCottage2013, Owner at Magoebaskloof Birders' CottageResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for the great response. So glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Excellent but instructions to find the cottages could be improved. e. g. The distance from the Magoebaskloof Hotel to the turn off is 6km and the distance from the turn off to the cottages is 2.1km. xxx

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Response from Mark H, Owner at Magoebaskloof Birders' CottageResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks Joanne We will work on the directions.

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Room Tips
"Trogon or Robin Cottage is great for couples. Robin cottage is good for 2 couples and children."
andreo210
01 Dec 2016
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"Bring all the food and wine you need, the rest is all taken care of..."
DonPackett
20 Mar 2016
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"High clearance vehicle is essential to get to the cottage. Follow instructions and not GPS or road you..."
Sarracenia
12 Nov 2015
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"Trogan for couples only!"
JoEs007
16 Sep 2015
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PRICE RANGE
US$60 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaLimpopo ProvinceHaenertsburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
2
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