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Blyde River Wilderness Lodge

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted by 2 giraffe at the gate with nyala freely roaming by the lodges. We stopped in the river view room which has a deck in the shade. The room was plush with the most comfortable bed in the whole of south Africa!!...More

Thank jarvo2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. 8 km on a dirt road to get there but worth it. Right on the river, closest to nature as you will ever get unless ypu are camping. Very nice rooms. Helpfull staf. Good food. What else do one need?

Thank yuvalwel
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Stayed for 2 nights and loved the quiet and peaceful atmosphere. There are manicured lawns with trees, a beautiful swimming pool and loungers. Nice view of the river from the deck both at the boma and at the restaurant. The river houses hippos and crocodiles...More

Thank Judy B
Response from John M, General Manager at Blyde River Wilderness LodgeResponded 9 July 2018

Dear Judy B, Thank you for taking your time sharing with us your experience at Blyde River Wilderness Lodge. it is always a pleasure to receive compliment about the lodge and Staff, not only the positive and the negative too so that we can rectify...More

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here. The mini apartment was comfortable and set in beautiful grounds. The staff were really nice and very friendly. It is close to kruger Park and hoedspruit Airport so we did a mini tour entering through phalaborwa, staying in letaba...More

Thank Emily H
Response from Blyde, Manager at Blyde River Wilderness LodgeResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Emily Thank you for being our guests and for taking the time to send us your feedback about your recent stay at Blyde River Canyon Lodge. It is always a pleasure to receive compliments highlighting particular positive aspects of the hotel and staff. This...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

If you can get over the gravel road, this is one of the best places to stay. The accommodation is perfect and so relaxing. Its in the nature reserve, has animals, is quiet and really gives you a sense of being away from the city....More

Thank Gerald-GTA
Response from Blyde, Manager at Blyde River Wilderness LodgeResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Guests, Thank you for being our guests and for taking the time to send us your feedback about your recent stay at Blyde River Wilderness Lodge. It is always a pleasure to receive compliments highlighting particular positive aspects of the hotel and staff. This...More

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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
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US$75 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$75 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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"Owl house has best access to the swimming pool and boma, rooms 5 and 6 are secluded at the end of the lodge."
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"Examine the different options carefully to suit your needs."
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"We stayed in two different rooms. The semi-detached just inside the gates and the rondevales by the..."
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"All great chalets looking over the gardens."
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