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Blyde River Wilderness Lodge

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Overview
527 Off R Hoedspruit Limpopo, Hoedspruit 1380 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews dirt road one night manicured lawns km drive self catering set menu course dinner couple of nights fixed menu next morning a lovely stay stayed for nights mosquito net amazing place south africa kruger national park owl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went and were so positively surprised: what a lovely place. Super service, excellent cottage, fantastic food. The atmosphere is just right. You get there and relax. Perfect for families with children Unfortunately the place is a bit far away from the mountains. Prices and...More

Thank docsteffen2017
Reviewed 2 August 2018 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 31 July 2018 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

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Description
If you’re keen to get away from the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy some well-deserved rest and relaxation, Blyde River Wilderness Lodge is the place to go. The lodge is situated along the famous More Panoramic Route of Blyde River Canyon near Hoedspruit and is less than an hour’s drive from the Kruger National Park (Orpen Gate). Set on the banks of the tranquil Blyde River, this thatched lodge is every nature lover’s dream. A blend of contemporary, African decor complements the beauty of the lodge’s garden, which rests under the shade of majestic Jackelberry and Fig trees. Each beautifully appointed room has an en-suite bathroom, tea tray and mini bar. Scrumptious breakfasts are included and 3-course candlelight dinners under the stars are an optional extra. On chilly nights, guests can also enjoy the mesmerizing flames and warmth of a wood fire in our traditional African boma. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$75 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$75 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
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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."
JudyBack
20 May 2018
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"Examine the different options carefully to suit your needs."
I4318OBpeterc
10 Aug 2017
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"We stayed in two different rooms. The semi-detached just inside the gates and the rondevales by the..."
Jack-Dru
26 Jun 2017
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"All great chalets looking over the gardens."
CarolineB836
26 May 2017
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