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    Blyde River Canyon Lodge

    Swadini Road | Blyde River Botanical Reserve, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent50%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    4 Star Hotel
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    #28 of 100 Speciality lodging in Hoedspruit
     
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    Reviewed 1 January 2017

    Very nice place in the middle of the wild. We could observe zebra from the pool of the lodge. The service is also great: I've left some clothes in this lodge and Vicky M. (from the staff) sent them out through the post so that...More

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    Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

    Used as a stop off en route to our game reserve stay as part of visiting along the panoramic route. We only booked it as we were struggling to find something that met our timetable but what a great find it was. Nestled in a...More

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    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful accommodation in absolute relaxing scenery. Hillside House Staff and owners always happy to help and give you the best experience for the entirety of your stay. A must visit for couples or families. Comfortable rooms with all amenities and incredible scenery make for a...More

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    Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

    We recently visited Blyde River Canyon Lodge and could not fault it. The property is tranquil and the location quite superb. We wished we had stayed longer. All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful and we received great service at all times, including for...More

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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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    Blyde River Wilderness Lodge
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    • US$123 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    MavisNev
    I have read many of the reviews to find out what sort of access road there into the lodge and have not found anyone say. We are travelling in a hire car and we are not insured if there is a dirt road. Q. Is the road a sealed road? Thank you.
    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
    Please can you confirm how far from Eastgate airport you are? Many thanks
    13 October 2014|
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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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    Amelie75Paris
    Please could you give us some directions to come to the lodge from Hoedspruit airport ? Thanks !!!!
    30 July 2015|
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    Response from Blyde | Property representative |
    Dear Amelie Thank you for your enquiry. We aree about a 35 minutes drive from eastgate/Hoedspruit Airport. From Eastgate Airport Turn right at the Eastgate airport exit, travel for 5kms. Turn right onto the R40 to... More
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