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    Blyde River Wilderness Lodge

    527 Off R | Hoedspruit Limpopo, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average12%
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    “dirt road” (10 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 84 reviews

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    Spent an afternoon and a night at the lodge. It was far from everything - and with very little to do. There are signs by the river about danger of hippos and crocodiles - so no jumping in there. The pool area is shady -...More

    Thank JaneBis
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    The lodge is set in a nice garden overlooking the Blyde River. It is secluded from the main road with access via a very bad dirt road for 10 km (not 6 km). The rooms are quite nice and spacious with a kitchen and a...More

    Thank Soer2014
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    The rooms are well maintained and looked after. The gardens were nice and it was lovely have nyalas wandering around the gardens. The dinners were okay (nothing fabulous but also nothing dreadful). The food service was very, very slow. The staff were not friendly and...More

    Thank jandjadventures8
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    Access is not easy and the place is far away from everything. Rooms are good and well equiped (exepted safety box) garden is nice with free animals walking around. Food is very basic. Crew is not too much friendly.

    Thank 2_Tripavisors
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    We stayed here for one night only (sadly) after ten days driving ourselves in Kruger National Park and using rest-camp accommodation. We did push our timings a little staying in Kruger as long as possible spotting more animals. The drive from Kruger is easy with...More

    Thank Peter C
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    • US$69 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hoedspruit
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