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Blyde Canyon, A Forever Resort

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Reviewed yesterday

The canyons are fantastic, never seen a view so picturesque in my life before and that was the reason i went to this trip. I didn't have much time to visit the facilities and only got 20 minutes of swimming due to my limited time,...More

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Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded yesterday

Dear Personal Odyssey Many thanks for staying with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll be back to spend more time in our beautiful surroundings. Sincerely

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Place to visit and offers a central location to visit all the tourist attraction sites around the area, nice view of the Three Rondavels from both the upper and lower view. Friendly and very helpful staff

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Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear kabelotshwane Many thanks for staying with Blyde Canyon, A Forever Resort. We are really pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable time and hope to have you back again soon! Sincerely

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This very large resort (you need your car inside the resort to get quickly from A to B) is generally well maintained but yet the facilities and rooms are very dated. We had a standard "Chalet" which was very dark, damp and smelly. There is...More

Thank Lotta B
Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lotta B Thank you for staying with us. We do take note of your comments and hope to have you back again in the future. Sincerely

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of four rented a two bedroom bungalow in August, 2017. It was spotlessly clean, and well appointed. We thought the furnishings were better than we had read in previous reviews. The resort facilities are fantastic, a nice pool, jumping pillow and shop. We...More

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Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear leonab209 We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Like you noted, we do share the reserve with various animals but they are usually just opportunistic thieves and actually quite cute and harmless. We hope that you'll visit us again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this resort is perfect. You can enjoy a sunrise or sunset from two different point of view. I highly recommend the belvedere overlooking the canyon, breathless. However, the lodge are really old and need to be refurbished. The quality of the bed...More

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Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arthur V Many thanks for staying with us. We do take note of your comments and hope to have you back again in the future. Sincerely

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
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US$65 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$65 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Mohammed M
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Response from WarrenAus | Reviewed this property |
You can see the Blyde River Canyon from a number of viewpoints, but all will costs a few rands. The Forever Resort provides a good viewpoint and many great walks. 10 min drive down the road you can see the Rondawels and... More
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Response from Slampamper | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you will have to check with the resort. I was only a visitor.
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22 July 2016|
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Response from pjce717 | Reviewed this property |
The Forever Resort Blyde Canyon is not the place to stay of to access the canyon. The property is located at the top of the ridge overlooking the canyon. Access to the canyon for boating, etc is on the opposite side of the... More
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"Ask for a lodge refurbished"
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"The best rooms have a view onthe canyon and the river"
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"Ask for chalets in the high numbers - 70's / 80's Ask for the chalets with the views"
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"See if you can get a view of the canyon"
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