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Blue Cottages Country House

Olifants River Estate | PO Box 223, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kernowabroad Leyland, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Leyland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Blue Cottages after a week in the Kruger Park, the gardens and location of the cottages were lovely. The hospitality and evening meal provided by the owners is outstanding, will definitely stay again at some time.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gardens at Blue Cottages are well kept and beautiful but the cottages themselves have seen better days. They are in desperate need of revamping, especially the bathrooms which are bare and void of any comforts. The hosts are friendly but this doesn't make up for feeling like you are staying in a backpackers. The dinner was very expensive for... More

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Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tony and Trisha were extremely friendly, helpful and accommodating; the perfect hosts! A peaceful location in a beautiful setting. Units were great, and we were able to braai and enjoy the evening sounds Tasty breakfast choices (I highly recommend the 'ramble') Mad Dogz Cafe and curio shop just down the lane also do good food, and is a great place... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed at Blue Cottages for a couple of nights "down time" before flying back to the UK. It was delightful and the owners were accommodating and lovely - the kids were a little bored as there is not a lot to do there. However, they were given bowls to play with and a football. The pool was a welcome... More

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Joburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very pleasant stop if one looks to break trip from Joburg to KNP. Good value for money. Could do with another food option on menu but food was good and there is also a restaurant nearby. Clean rooms,nice gardens and good breakfast when you leave. Good value for the price

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I arrived with guests for overnight at Blue Cottages. My guests could not stop the electricity from tripping continuously every time they attempted to boil the kettle. The units were freezing, and no provision was made for heating. My unit was poorly maintained. The toilet was leaking all over the floor and also the basin! Puddles of water all over... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed overnight on our way to Kruger Park. The hospitality of Paul and his wife was excellent but I found the actual accommodation to be slightly dilapidated. Unfortunately, the bed was uncomfortable. However, the property itself is lovely and the two Jack Russell's, Fliekie and Heidi, were a delight. I would recommend this accommodation only as an overnight stay... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I had such a lovely experience at the Blue Cottage. The owners are so lovely and go all out on making your stay as comfortable as you can. The cottages are clean, dinner and breakfast was delicious. THE BEST!

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Munich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

From greeting to fare-well: we enjoyed every moment. The cosy rooms, the great breakfast selection (try the trout if available) as well as the dinner set in the wonderful garden. And, on top, the friendly owners helped out with a lot of practical advise what to do and visit. Would certainly stay there again when in the area.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Over charged on dessert on final bill which we never had, Dinner is also very expensive if you eat in. Hospitality is great but I will not recommend this place for a holiday destination, Good 4 business trips

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Address: Olifants River Estate | PO Box 223, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
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Number of rooms: 2
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