Must see hotels in Mpumalanga

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    Utopia in Africa

    Simplicity, elegance and a masterly design that keeps the premises cool using the afternoon breeze mark this exceptional accommodation. Rooms are…

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    Fountain Baths Guest Cottages

    These seven quaint, good-sized cottages, in a beautiful and historical location on the northeastern edge of town, are well kitted out and full of…

  • A

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    Acra Retreat Mountain View Lodge

    A relaxing mountaintop retreat, welcoming Acra has great decks to enjoy the vertiginous valley views, a cosy bar and spacious rooms decked out in African…

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    Jathira Gastehuis

    Enjoy platteland (farmland) hospitality at this very Afrikaans and very friendly lodge 6km northwest of the town centre. Accommodation is in spacious,…

  • G

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    Graskop Hotel

    This classy hotel is one of our favourites in the province. The 19 small rooms in the main building are slick, stylish and individual; several feature art…

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    Thaba Tsweni Lodge

    Beautifully located just a short walk from Berlin Falls, these six self-catering chalets have stone walls, African-print bedspreads, kitchens, garden…

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    Sabie Townhouse

    This pretty river-stone house has a fabulous pool terrace with a safari-tent bar and braai (barbecue), all overlooking the Sabie River valley. Inside are…

  • C

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    Critchley Hackle

    The best place to stay in town, with 12 well-equipped rooms occupying stone cottages dotted around grassy, flower-filled lawns. Rooms have vaulted…

  • I

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    Idle & Wild

    In a wonderful tropical garden that will make your heart sing (no, really!) are eight excellent rondavels (round huts with conical roofs), with outside…

  • B

    Blyde Canyon Forever Resort

    This rambling resort has a wide choice of accommodation. The solid brick chalets on the canyon's edge are well set up, with TV, kitchenette, shower and…

  • O

    Old Vic Travellers Inn

    A solid budget choice, with self-catering facilities, food available and Kruger Flexi Tours offering activities from safaris to horse riding. Rooms are…

  • V

    Valley View Backpackers

    This friendly backpackers has a variety of rooms in good condition, plus basic wooden cabins, a self-catering rondavel (round hut with conical roof) and…

  • G

    Gecko Lodge & Backpackers

    This sprawling, well-equipped lodge's 23 en-suite rooms have vaulted bamboo ceilings, comfy beds and animal-themed decor. The recently renovated hostel, a…

  • F

    Francolin Lodge

    This is a top Nelspruit guesthouse. Rooms have double-height ceilings, private patios and corner bathrooms with views. There's also a small spa and the…

  • B


    This rustic hillside eyrie has rooms in the main cottage and two chalets. With a fully equipped kitchen, a wood-burner and book exchange in the comfy…

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    Billy Bongo Backpackers

    This rustic spot has a definite party atmosphere with nights full of drinking, bongo drumming and bonfires. It's clean and well equipped, featuring a…

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    Nelspruit Backpackers

    With a large pool and deck overlooking the adjoining nature reserve, this spick-and-span suburban family home is a refreshingly homely and relaxing hostel…

  • V

    Vineyard on the Hill

    Nudging the hilltop boulders, this modern guesthouse has seven small but comfy rooms, two of them self-catering, featuring minibar, rustic trimmings and…

  • R

    Royal Hotel

    Staying in this elegant 19th-century building in the centre of Uptown is a worthwhile experience; book ahead. The 50 rooms have Victorian baths, brass…

  • H

    Hotel Promenade

    Right in the centre, across from the bus offices, is this Orion-owned warren of 72 rooms, a lounge bar and restaurant, linked by hallways decorated with…