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Blyde River Canyon Lodge

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Swadini Road Blyde River Botanical Reserve, Hoedspruit 1380 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon our arrival, rather than being greeted with a smile and a friendly welcome, we were told to sit on a bench and that they would get back to us. The attitude of the employees throughout our stay can be classified as rude to indifferent....More

Thank Journey485804
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the beginning of our South Africa Tour we spent 2 nights in this beautiful Lodge. Our room was quite small, but clean and nice furnished. Outside the room there is a little terrace where the Zebras will visit you. Breakfast is very good and...More

Thank Ingrid K
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We spent two very good nights here and were lucky enough to be upgraded to the "hoeymoon suite" for our second night which was a real treat. Lovely friendly staff at all levels and a truly spectacular setting with the towering peaks of the canyon...More

Thank malcmoss
Reviewed 22 September 2018

The architecture of this lodge is just amazing. Everything is build with great taste and the surroundings are truly amazing with red mountain faces everywhere. It is a lovely place to stay and staff is very helpful and caring. The dinners are magic.

Thank Per M
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I have been in this area (Hoedspruit) many times over the last 12 years and only now found this wonderful lodge. I truly wish I’d found Blyde Mountain Canyon Lodge years ago as it jis a wonderful experience. It starts from your arrival at the...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$125 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blyde River Canyon Hotel Limpopo Province
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$125 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blyde River Canyon Hotel Limpopo Province
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
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Traveller (261)
Room & Suite (79)
Dining (26)
Pool & Beach (24)
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Questions & Answers
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Palmer_7
11 June 2018|
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Response from paul4719 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there is nothing worth mentioning and therefore you become a captive audience and end up paying over R300 per person for a very ordinary meal. Of course drinks are extra !!
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MavisNev
4 November 2016|
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Response from Belinda_Jonker | Reviewed this property |
There is a small section of road to the lodge that is a dirt road from what i recall but it is a very short section. The road to the Blyde River House is tarred and there is no problem. The cars are locked behind security... More
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shelley e
13 October 2014|
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Response from ChrisBuckels | Reviewed this property |
Hi It took about one and a half hours easy motoring. Sealed roads all the way. When you stay there, do leave time (1 day) to do the Panorama route drive. We had a clear and sunny day, stunning scenery and a nice cold beer... More
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"Stay at the Blyde River Resort. Similar name, but vastly better facility. It is located on the Panoramic..."
Journey485804
2 weeks ago
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"Family cottage with huge living room is nice."
nittim2018
15 Aug 2018
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"Bush chalets are excellent!"
Jenny664
09 Jul 2018
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"The loft room is lovely but there are steep stairs."
amazonflash
27 Oct 2017
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