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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place! I booked the farm house for our family for four day break-away. Spotlessly clean, massive rooms, massive kitchen, comfortable lounge with a nice fire place. Absolutely loved the view from the main bar/restaurant area with the infinity pool. The only thing I can fault, is that the kitchen stuff now need replacement and maybe fans and...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only downside to our stay was that we only booked for one night! We really enjoyed Misty Mountain Lodge. Friendly staff, great views, nice comfortable rooms- with a fireplace, pool and table tennis tables, a lovely deck area to have breakfast on, excellent food and an infinity pool! All-in-all we were pleasantly surprised and would have loved to have...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I you are looking for a getaway holiday, this is the place to be at. The houses all have spectacular views and it has a soothing and relaxing vibe. The fact that our room didn't have a TV made the stay even better. We played boardgames and learnt more about each other. I highly recommend this place.

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear miamagichiphop, Thanks for the great review. Misty Mountain is a place of natural beauty and tranquility and we are so glad that you appreciated just that. We hope that you will visit us again in the near future. With thanks and regards from all at Misty Mountain

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A large group of us stayed at the farmhouse, it was suitably misty the entire stay, but the fireplace was always stocked with a ready supply of wood. Toboggan was good, but a bit overpriced if I'm honest

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Andrew W, Thanks for your good review and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Misty Mountain Farmhouse. As far is the toboggan is concerned, we run all sorts of specials during the year, but during high season we stick to full rate. The ride is immensely popular and quite unique. Please note that the price of...

Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I took a group of 34 friends for a Saturday night stay over From the receptionist, the bar, the restaurant, everything was like clockwork Rooms are clean and tidy and the bonus free on the house is the view down the valley Fare affordable

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear GielCillie, Thank you for your good review. Hope you had a blast at Misty Mountain with your group of 34 friends! We like to believe that we are a well-priced, value-for-money destination offering good, friendly service, comfortable accommodation and a wonderful natural environment. Seems like to agreed....thanks again for your visit and hope to see you again soon. With...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Most outstanding location, with the most beautiful views. The venue is a heritage site on 280 hectares of the most breathtaking land. The rooms are simple, clean & spacious with a wood fireplace. The dinner menu was very good & the restaurant staff friendly. Highly recommend this venue, the drive to Misty Mountains is really worth the drive, especially on...

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Neeesyb, Thanks for your detailed review of your visit to Misty Mountain and the greater Panorama region. Indeed, Misty Mountain is well positioned in terms of reaching all the important tourist attractions in the area. You seemed to have taken good advantage of that!. Very pleased that you found Misty Mountain a comfortable and friendly venue and we hope...

Hazyview
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Misty Mountain on Long Tom Pass has to be one of my most favourite places. Even though we only live 1.5hrs away, the minute you drive onto the property you immediately feel relaxed. Comfortable, cosy cottages, great staff & delicious food. Just the best place to unwind. Highly recommend a visit

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Tracey M, As one of our most regular visitors, we really appreciate your review. We always look forward to seeing you and the merry bunch of friends that you often bring along. Keep coming to Misty Mountain and keep unwinding...we always look forward to seeing you. Regards from all at Misty Mountain

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I'm sure there are better places to stay. But, not many places are in a location like Misty Mountain. Sure, there are some maintenance issues but you just can't ignore everything that's right. Feels like you're in another. A great place to be away from everything.

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Brendan B, Thank you for your good review. Our location is our greatest asset as you point out and we are pleased that you enjoyed being "away from everything". It would be most helpful to us if you specified the particular maintenance issues that you noticed. Perhaps you can still do that? Looking forward to hearing from you and...

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful but short visit. Enjoyed the Long Tom Toboggan, the choice of meals in the restaurant and the fantastic setting. The friendly staff made for a relaxing stay. We will certainly be going back.

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Thank Cliff H
Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Cliff H, Thanks for visiting us, albeit for just a short time. Your comments are appreciated, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon. With thanks and regards from all at Misty Mountain

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Friendly service warms the crystal crisp air as you walk into the homely lounge area that looks from a height over the ever green pine forest below. With wood to spare our host is thinking of your hearts desire. a kindle is packed waiting for your spark to ignite the fire. What an amazing stay!!

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Lisa S, Owner at Misty Mountain, responded to this review

Dear Lambertus, What can we say...after you described your experience so eloquently! You speak about the things that made your trip special and those, along with others, do make Misty Mountain a special place indeed. Thank you for your comments and the great review. Look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards from all at Misty Mountain

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Misty Mountain is a relaxed, informal, family friendly, owner managed establishment. Our accommodation comprises 27 chalet units and 1 self-catering farmhouse (total of 94 beds) offering comfortable, country style accommodation with easy access to the restaurant and all other facilities. A nature lover’s haven, situated on 280 hectare South African Natural Heritage Site on the spectacular Long Tom Pass (31 km from Lydenburg (Mashishing) and 24 km from Sabie), Mpumalanga, South Africa. Perched at an altitude of 1700 metres above sea level in a malaria free area, Misty Mountain is uniquely set in mountainous countryside with majestic views across the escarpment and into the Lowveld. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Misty Mountain

Address: PO Box 116, Sabie 1260, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Sabie
Price Range: $124 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Misty Mountain 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“10 sleeper farm house is AMAZING!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Suesc14, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Chalets on reception side has a wonderful breathtaking mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles tersiav2015, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was right adjacent to the reception and the pool and was great, as are the adjacent rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles brian_bekker, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try and book one the 6 sleeper rooms. They're quieter, valley facing and far from the main hotel building.”
 of 5 bubbles RoaldJ, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one with a view, right by the side of the valley”
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 of 5 bubbles KiaOraKiwi, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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