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Badplaas A Forever Resort

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Nestled within the Emanzana Nature Reserve, this award winning Mpumalanga Resort is famous for its hot mineral springs and has become legendary for its large variety of leisure and entertainment facilities. Slip down the slides, soothe your cares away in our therapeutic mineral pools, pamper yourself with a rejuvenating hydro treatment, or attempt a daring adventure activity. A mere 2.5 hour drive from Gauteng takes you to a breathtaking place where memories are made. Accommodation at this Resort comprises of upgraded hotel rooms, 2-4 sleeper self-catering rondavels, log cabins and 2 spacious guest houses which can sleep up to 8 people. Or make sure to book one of the luxury 2-6 sleeper self-catering chalets. All units are fully serviced with air-conditioning and selected satellite television channels. For the outdoor enthusiast we offer a shady caravan and camping park overlooking the nature reserve, all 289 stands are equipped with power points. A treasure chest of entertainment and leisure facilities await guest at Badplaas a Forever Resort. Eco Adventures - Explore the 1200 hectare Nature Reserve accompanied by one of our Rangers or on your own, The Reserve is home to various antelope, giraffe and 300 bird species. Swimming Pools - For your enjoyment we have four indoor (warm and cold mineral pools), three kiddies pools and three outdoor (warm and cold mineral pools) as well as one cold mineral pool at the hotel. Thrill seekers can enjoy the speed slides, super tube and the adrenaline pumping Rinkhals river ride. Hydro Spa - The Hydro Spa at this Resort offers a variety of treatments and products. You are to feel revitalized and rejuvenated whether you had a full body massage or simply lounged around in the hot mineral spring pool. Activities - Eco quad bike trails, Fishing, Game drives, Hiking and mountain bike trails, Horse trails, Pony rides, Private Reserve entry, Sundowner game drives, Tree walking trail, Horse arena, Bowls, Chip 'n Putt, Entertainment team, Fufi slide, Go carts, Mini golf, Paintball wat games, Rinkhals tube rapids, Speed slides, Super tube, Tennis and Volleyball Five modern conference rooms provide a variety of seating arrangements for groups from 20 to 600. All rooms are equipped with standard conference equipment. A variety of teambuilding activities are also available to choose from while the breathtaking views on the Resort are ideal for any successful conference or event.
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Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport82 km
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All reviews forever resort hydro spa whole family enjoyed our stay caravan park warm pool horse riding all ages camping site long weekend coffee shop pleasant stay family and friends putt putt ablution facilities great camping water slides
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great relaxing get away with plenty of entertaining for friends and family. A resort with a history, loads of fun and much much more.Friendly staff and excellent service with health spa's to thrilling rides!

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Worst holiday ever. Loud music and parties allowed every where in the living areas and no control was enforced although signs all over the resort clearly states that NO LOUD music is allowed. If you need a break from the city buzz and looking for...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In need of Disabled Access around the resort.Swimming pool access ladders. The ones that is in at this stage is a bit difficult to use for elderly guest.Rules around the pool should be obeyed by all guest.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Departure63882301435
Reviewed 4 days ago

Poor upkeep , friendly receptionist and professional , dining facility at the hotel poor ,food appeared to be recycled. We left a tip on the table under one of the dispensers on the table with vinegar the money was still there the following day. CARPETS...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Compass12054311705
Reviewed 6 days ago

Weekend well spent, enjoyed our stay, we will definitely come backthe rooms are well looked after, we shared the kitchen and bathrooms and that too was in a good condition, the facilities are just the best

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Delphine D
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"i had rondavel 98 which is close to pools"
sikihassim
08 Nov 2018
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"The chalets are awesome, particularly if you wish to cater for yourselves."
BrianVMoore
04 Mar 2018
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"Do check the calendar as Badplaas hosts several events a year- eg The Bierfest"
RoseK297
16 Jan 2018
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"Carry towels and Sunscreen"
reddydenise48
14 Aug 2017
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