Welcome to Blyde River Wilderness Lodge on SA-Venues.com, offering accommodation in Blyde River Canyon, Panorama Route.
Blyde River Wilderness Lodge is situated along the famous Panoramic Route of Mpumalanga / Limpopo Province and is just a 50 minute drive to the Kruger National Park - Orpen Gate.
Places of water are places of life. Not only are the water courses of the Blyde River Wilderness Lodge well populated with hippo and crocodiles, the reserve is home to giraffe, nyala, impala, wildebeest, zebra, bushbuck, duiker, steenbuck, waterbuck, bushpig and warthog. The towering Northern Drakensberg escarpment provides a canvas for nature to capture a masterpiece with each sunrise this is your opportunity to escape and invest in peace.
A blend of Contempory and African decor compliments the beauty of the lodges surroundings as well as being set amongst large majestic Jackelberry and Fig trees, whose shade cascades over the pristine lawn areas. Stylish rooms lead on to the Blyde River and include ensuite bathrooms and tea trays. Scrumptious breakfasts are included and candlelight dinners by arrangement. Enjoy sundowners at the pool with the sounds of the bush to keep you company or take a stroll on the reserve with the resident giraffe, zebra and impala.
Accommodation comprises seven (7) double / twin rooms with en-suites, one (1) large self catering rondavel with en-suite which can sleep seven and one self catering king fisher cottage which sleeps two to three people (preferably two adults and one child). All rooms are tastefully furnished, and each room leads out onto the tranquil river settings where crocodiles and hippos swim by.
ON SITE FACILITIES
Two swimming pools
Tea / coffee making facilities
Braai / barbeque by arrangement
Dinner / lunch by arrangement
Airport transfers and tours by arrangement
Cell phone reception
Credit cards accepted (Visa and Mastercard)
Attractions and Activities
Kapama Cheetah Project
Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre
Rafting and tubing
Khamai Reptile Park
Bombix mori silk farm
Boat cruise on the Blyde Dam
Kruger National Park
Beautiful scenery Panorama Route incorporating the Three Rondawels, Gods Window, Bourkes Luck Potholes, Berlin Falls, Pinnacle, Lisbon Falls, Graskop and Pilgrims Rest
Hot air ballooning
We are located 25kms from the entrance to the Blyde River Canyon National Park. The lodge is situated four and a half hours north of Johannesburg / Pretoria.