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Utopia in Africa

6 Daleen St., Nelspruit, South Africa
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights either side of our trip into Kruger NP, Utopia is full of character and has a great atmosphere with friendly and helpfull staff. The bedrooms are large with comfortable beds and are well furnished, each room has it's own individual character. Weather permitting meals are served on a wonderful terrace with views across the valley,... More 

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Nuremberg, Germany
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36 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night here and it was fantastic! Very nice designed house with spacious rooms, our room was with balcony overlooking the valley. We felt us very welcome from the very first moment. Dinner was delicious, in a very familiar atmosphere with all guests sitting behind one big table - amazing experience! Breakfast buffet was also very good. The... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is simply my favourite guest house when I visit Nelspruit. The rooms are stunning, the beds are comfortable and the rooms are tranquil and private. Breakfast or afternoon coffee on the deck is wonderful especially with the breathtaking view of nature!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed in the guineafowl room nr5. Really a treat. Very large and gorgeous room, with a roomy bathroom with a tub that fits two easily. The rest of the house is very tastfully decorated and has the feel of a warm home. Stay here if you are looking for a nice getaway from the crowded touristic places around krugerpark.... More 

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Munich, Germany
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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Unfortunately I have to agree with Marylene's review: not my Utopia either. And I do get a bit of a schock when I read other reviews saying that the guest house overlooks the Kruger NP...sorry, but anyone who knows South Africa is aware of the fact that the Kruger Park is not in Nelspruit! We also chose Utopia because of... More 

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Kópavogur, Gullbringusysla, Iceland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Beautiful place with fantastic view. We liked that one evening we could buy dinner and all the ten guests sat together at one big table. Made contact with other guests which was valuable. I would recomend to ask for a room with a view.

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Vista, CA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

it will be hard to explain the charm and the feel of this place. i had no idea what to expect since my agent who booked my safari travel put us up here. historically my BnB experience is not good. i am a high-end traveler for vacation (and a low budget work traveler so i know the range). anyway this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Have stayed here numerous times and it never let's me down. Great location, great setting for breakfast, didn't want to leave for work. Host and her daughter were great. Will definitely be back when I next visit nelspruit.

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Carefree, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Utopia in Africa is lovely. It is set in a very nice neighborhood in Nelspruit bordering a nature preserve so we were able to view Bushbabies and porcupines after dark when they came up below the deck. The room was large and very comfortable but what sets this home apart are the owners, Patricia and Hameed who were so warm... More 

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Maputo, Mozambique
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I booked this hotel because of the excellent reviews I had read. However, I was not as enthusiastic as most reviewers. I found it overrated in absolute terms and in comparison with similar places in Nelspruit. The location is definitely a plus and so is the architectural design of the building. But I did not like the outside breakfast area... More 

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Address: 6 Daleen St., Nelspruit, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
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Number of rooms: 5
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