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Blyde River Canyon Lodge

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  • Average11%
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All reviewshillside housebotanical reserveblyde river canyonloft roomhotel restaurant iscourse set menuluxury cottageshower headwalking paststayed for one nightbreakfast was includedbaby zebrasecond bedroompanorama routecompliments to the chefhot breakfastsecurity gate
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Good choice when driving between Jo’burg and Kruger Park. We stayed one night at the Loft, with more privacy than the regular rooms. Really huge (32 square meters) and lovely decorated. It’s nice to see the zebras right by the pool and the monkeys all...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Our mistake not staying more than one night here. Arrived late after a long rewarding drive through Kruger Nat Pk. Lovely setting, great food & very comfortable accommodation. Excellent value too. The only down side is a charge for wifi/internet connection. If we come this...More

Thank Brynfab
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The location of Blyde River Canyon Lodge is excellent: secluded in botanical reserve where you can see many Trees and Flowers but also Wildebeast, Antelopes, Monkeys and Zebras. This very special place and the Zebras coming to the garden and drinking out of the pool...More

Thank Mausi72
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My wife and I and son his partner stayed at Blyde River Canon Lodge after we stayed at Thorny Bush. I just wish now I would have booked 2 more nights. The rooms are very rooms, and homely. The hotel restaurant is very cosy and...More

Thank Francis B
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Blyde river canyon was a great stopover on our way to Sabi sands and kruger. We really enjoyed our night at the lodge and could have stayed longer. The friendly staff helped with advance bookings for cruise and endangered species centre - both of which...More

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Free Parking
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US$151 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$151 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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MavisNev
4 November 2016|
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Response from Belinda_Jonker | Reviewed this property |
There is a small section of road to the lodge that is a dirt road from what i recall but it is a very short section. The road to the Blyde River House is tarred and there is no problem. The cars are locked behind security... More
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shelley e
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Response from ChrisBuckels | Reviewed this property |
Hi It took about one and a half hours easy motoring. Sealed roads all the way. When you stay there, do leave time (1 day) to do the Panorama route drive. We had a clear and sunny day, stunning scenery and a nice cold beer... More
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"The loft room is lovely but there are steep stairs."
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"All of the rooms in this stand alone house are delightful ... take your pick!"
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"The rooms in the pictures and what we got were not the same. Perhaps the photographer was a national..."
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"Cottage is great for privacy."
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