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Blyde River Canyon Lodge

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All reviewsblyde riverhillside housebotanical reserveloft roomhotel restaurant iscourse set menustayed for one nightbreakfast was includedsecond bedroompanorama routeboat cruisecompliments to the chefhot breakfastsecurity gateshower headown bathroomnice stay
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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 18 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

Thank Tiger05
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We only stayed there for one night but it was a very good choice. It's a very nice lodge with a pool and a nature park around. At sunset zebras came to the pool and were grazing and drinking. We got the upstairs room right...More

Thank Mbieri
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It's the second time I have visited the lodge, and will probably go back for a third and fourth time. Great view, friendly staff, clean room and good wifi reception. The single rooms are rather small, but do provide everything you require - unfortunately this...More

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US$151 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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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"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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