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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Francolin Lodge for two nights while in Nelspruit on business. Found the staff friendly, the room spacious and comfortable and the breakfast amazing. A great place to lounge by the pool, breakfast outdoors or dinner at the adjoining restaurant. I left some very important documents locked in the safe but the staff were kind enough to retrieve them...

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for "Peaceful and Quiet" Our corporate travellers make up the biggest part of our family, and it always gives us great pleasure to welcome someone new to the fold. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our hospitality and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent service, clean rooms, all amenities and appliance in working order. Very inconvenient for smokers, as dedicated smoking areas are very far from the rooms. I suggest that rooms with balconies can allow smoking on balconies only - Not in the room.

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Hannes for reviewing your stay with us here at Francolin Lodge. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your feedback. As it is, when we first had to implement the no-smoking policy according to law, we did still allow smoking on the balconies. This did not deter guests from still smoking in the...

Sao Carlos, SP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very confortable instalation, nice enviromt, friendly service. Perfect place to relax. Rooms are full with all amenities you may need. Breakfast are complete. Very quite neighborhood, allow you a very relax stay.

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was our pleasure to be your hosts and we are glad that you had such a comfortable and relaxing stay. Do visit us again soon. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large comfortable rooms with a superb view over the city and surrounding areas. Fresh milk in the fridge is a nice touch, much better than those horrible little pots. Excellent breakfast. Had a really good dinner in the attached restaurant, very high quality. It is popular with the locals so essential to make a reservation early.

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Hi David, thank you so much for taking the time to review Francolin Lodge. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us - we know that it is the small things that have the biggest impact. We do hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Hoedspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always service and accommodation were excellent! Great view from room balcony and spacious accommodation. An excellent 'meal with a view' next door at Orange Restaurant makes the stay perfect. Followed up by a peaceful breakfast. Attentive and helpful staff. Will definitely return and recommend to others, both for business and holidays.

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Lorraine for "Always a pleasure" We love welcoming back our regular visitors and always like to ensure that you stay was as good, if not better, than the previous. See you soon. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Witbank, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sadly I stayed for one night. ...I wish I booked for more days. ...but will definitely be coming back for another relaxing,tranquil time. It was sooo rejuvenating. REALLY enjoyed our stay. Thank you. .

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Nomsa - it was a pleasure to host you for your birthday weekend. We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay and will be waiting for your next visit. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Kind and very helpful people!!! Always available! Excellent breakfast!!! With cold and warm dish! Beautiful place! Very quiet and peacefull!!! Comfortable room!! Deli on the room every night!!! Just perfect!!!

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Carla, thank you for reviewing Francolin Lodge. "The best hotel" is a lovely review and we are so pleased that you had a perfect stay. Do visit us again soon. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Maputo
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Thanks for this opportunity. We really enjoy our stay. Simply its a good place . We also like the Restaurant and the beautiful view. The stuff was kind. Unfortunally we had no time to book a spa service, and surelly we will at next time. Note: if possible, put the security cameras in order to see both sides of street...

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FrancolinNelspruit, General Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the "Fabulous" review. It was our pleasure to be your hosts, and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The place exceeded my expectations, Very clean and comfortable with beautiful views of Mbombela. The staff is very and professional, the the breakfast was also excellent. The only sad part was that we only got to experience the orange restaurant only on new years eve, as they were closed on the 1st and 2nd January. Would go back any given...

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FrancolinNelspruit, Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Francolin Lodge. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and it was our pleasure to welcome in the new year with you as our guest. The Orange restaurant is closed only on some public holidays, so do book with us again soon and enjoy their dining experience. Kind regards, Jaclyn

Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Friendly staff and stunning view/location.A bit disappointed at the closing of the restaurant on a holiday thou while you had guests during that time. Overall, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend it.

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FrancolinNelspruit, Manager at Francolin Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Tshepo - it was a pleasure to host you and your family and we are so very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have taken your feedback regarding the restaurant operating times under advisement and will take your concerns directly to the owner. We appreciate your recommendation, and look forward to welcoming you all back soon....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Francolin Lodge is a luxury guest house and boutique hotel situated centrally in Nelspruit. It offers 5 star accommodation and hospitality, with a new, modern design and elegant décor. Francolin Lodge is proud of its own on-site, A La Carte restaurant which also boasts conferencing facilities. This bed and breakfast lodge is the perfect base for both the corporate traveller and families looking to explore the Mpumalanga Lowveld. Being in the hart of Mpumalanga, the leisure traveller has easy access to the Kruger National Park, the Blyde River Canyon, Maputo and Swaziland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Francolin Lodge

Address: 4 du Preez Street, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
Price Range: €92 - €159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Francolin Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Francolin rooms are newer than Loeries Call. Rooms with Bathroom doors are available”
 of 5 bubbles 88bobcat, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“family suite for 4 was double volume open-plan area and toilet”
 of 5 bubbles 258dianne, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The rooms close to the pool area have amazing views of the city.”
 of 5 bubbles kefil0es, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had two suites - Falcon "something". They had everything!”
 of 5 bubbles 105Eva, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are equally good!!”
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