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Crocodile Nest B&B

N 4 Highway Farm 41 Alkmaak, Schagen, Nelspruit 1207 South Africa

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English, Afrikaans, Dutch
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Free parking
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Outdoor pool
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
BBQ facilities
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Private balcony
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N 4 Highway Farm 41 Alkmaak, Schagen, Nelspruit 1207 South Africa
Crocodile Nest B&B
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Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport
31.6 km
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within 10 kilometers
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ChantelleFerreira wrote a review Jul 2022
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This was a very awesome and quiet place. We had a great time. Owner is very friendly and warm, the place is very neat, and have everything you need. Even with all the loadshedding we were sorted with lights in the cabin. Thanks Pieter
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Date of stay: July 2022
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scoetz147652 wrote a review May 2022
Benoni, South Africa1 contribution
A lovely relaxing and peaceful Bnb with lots of space for the kids and a pool. Stunning tall trees and a very accommodating and friendly owner. We needed to come down for the weekend for a family visit and this was the perfect base for us. The rooms were great, lots of space, the beds were super comfy and clean and the sheets crisp and lovely.
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sasweg631374 wrote a review May 2022
Johannesburg, South Africa1 contribution
We had such a lovely time. The place was clean, comfortable and quiet. Beautiful view of the garden from the veranda. Location is close to shops and Sudwala Caves. Pieter is a great host. Thanks Pieter.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Alessandra wrote a review Dec 2019
Nelspruit, South Africa5 contributions1 helpful vote
We had an amazing time staying at Crocodiles nest b&b. The pool was amazing and the grounds are so well kept the cottage we stayed in was clean and comfy with all necessary self catering equipment. I will definitely be coming back!
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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268aadd wrote a review Nov 2019
Zevenbergen, The Netherlands3 contributions
Our stay with Mark and Beryl was the second time and we were received as old friends. We liked it very much, the hospitality, the beautiful garden, the birds... If we return to South Africa again, we will certainly go back to Crocodile's nest again.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Roy M wrote a review Mar 2019
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom122 contributions74 helpful votes
Oh my goodness, what a start to our Kuger trip. We hired a car and met our friend at Kruger airport. This was our first stop before heading in. Its a good idea as they close the gates of the park and if you are delayed as we were you can be sure of a place to stay. What a welcome we had from Beryl! It was like arriving at a favourite relatives, so welcoming, thank you. The accommadation is absolutely superb and the breakfast, Wow! Served in a raised area, its just so lovely and tasty in a wonderful setting. We left Beryl with lots of hugs, a glad heart and a full tummy. Happy, happy memory
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Date of stay: March 2019
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AdamLeaves wrote a review Aug 2018
Canberra, Australia520 contributions241 helpful votes
Crocodile Nest is a lovely property with heaps of room for kids to let off steam, a swimming pool and friendly dogs, plus comfortable accommodation, yummy breakfast, friendly staff and delicious citrus fruit. An easy drive from Jo'burg, but close to shops in Nelspruit its an excellent location on the way to Kruger especially if you're jet-lagged off the plane
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Date of stay: July 2018
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CathieLanF wrote a review Dec 2017
Riviere Noire5 contributions1 helpful vote
We stopped at the Crocodile nest on our way to the Kruger Park and back. We were made to feel like arriving at a friend's home and were treated as family. The unit was comfortable and clean, the garden gorgeous... Breakfast was delicious. Beryl and Mark were not only generous hosts but they also displayed genuine kindness. They took time to chat with us, to advise us and help us in various ways. I strongly recommend the Crocodile Nest.
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Date of stay: November 2017
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AngelaGermanSA wrote a review Nov 2017
Cape Town Central, South Africa54 contributions29 helpful votes
We stayed over at Crocodile Nest on our return from Mozambique to Cape Town. It's a great spacious and lush space, particularly after a long day in the car. Traveling as a family with two kids of 6 and 7 it's always a challenge to find accommodation with suitable rooms that don't cost and arm and a leg and Crocodile's Nest provides that. In fact I was almost sad we didn't spend another night to take advantage of the garden and the nearby access to the South of the Kruger Park. Thanks Berryl, for providing such a wonderful space!
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Date of stay: October 2017
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Room Tip: We had the family room which is nice and spacious.
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Fambai wrote a review Oct 2017
Australia45 contributions14 helpful votes
We always stay here when visiting friends and family in the area because of the pretty mountainous surrounds, the beautiful shady gardens, its convenient position just outside Nelspruit (and close enough to Kruger National Park, Swaziland and Moçambique). The staff are always friendly, Beryl and Mark are generous and caring hosts and the rooms are unique and comfortable. The thatched rondawels offer a cosy taste of Africa, whilst cosy timber cottages are dotted throughout the garden. The swimming pool is immaculately clean and the breakfasts served upstairs overlooking the garden are generous and tasty.
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Date of stay: November 2016Trip type: Travelled with family
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PRICE RANGE
R 516 - R 707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaMpumalangaNelspruit
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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Frequently Asked Questions about Crocodile Nest B&B
What are some of the property amenities at Crocodile Nest B&B?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free parking, an outdoor pool, and barbeque facilities.
Which room amenities are available at Crocodile Nest B&B?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Crocodile Nest B&B?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Crocodile Nest B&B?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Crocodile Nest B&B?
Yes, guests have access to an outdoor pool during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Crocodile Nest B&B?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Dutch, and Afrikaans.