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Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Nelshoogte Area, Barberton 1200, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014
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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Dawson's is beautiful, luxurious, peaceful and authentic all in one. I would recommend a visit to anyone! The staff is wonderful and everyone goes out of their way to make your stay a pleasurable one! You can relax by the pool and enjoy the beautiful scenery, you can quad bike and go game viewing, you can bush hike or just... More 

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Banff, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We have just returned home from a spectacular weekend at Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge, enjoying the wedding of our daughter. Cornel and her staff at Dawson's contributed immensely to making a magical and successful wedding day and reception evening. They anticipated and responded promptly and creatively to every need that arose, working tirelessly the entire weekend. Cornel is a... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Spend two days with hubby and newborn. Excellent place to disconnect from everyday life. We rent the cottage and had dinners from main lodge delivered to us. Cottage has everything you need and everything is so clean. Staff was very friendly though they do not offer any activities if you dont inquire. Will definitely go back!

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The lodge is beautiful inside out! This is really a special place with cozy spots next to the fireplace where you can curl up with a book or sitting on the patio outside enjoying the beauty of nature. There is a very nice variety of wildlife and birdlife. I did some hiking and cycling but preferred hiking. If you are... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My family goes on an annual retreat; we seek out unique and beautiful places across South Africa & then all 12 of us descend on the place for 4 days of fun. Dawsons Homestead was AMAZING and a perfect fit for us. We booked this self-catering gem and loved every minute of it. Diana bent over backwards to help us... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Old world charm in the heart of Mpumalanga. If ever you want to get away for a peaceful, quiet, romantic time, this is the place. Beautifully decorated, magnificent views of the vistas, delicious meals and amazing service - the personnel make this a very special experience, one you long to go back to. We stayed in the Self Catering Log... More 

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Mottram St. Andrew, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Wonderful scenery, log fires and old world furnishings. Game drives and outdoor entertainments including 3 lakes to fly fish. Good food, attentive service and comfortable relaxing bar and lounge area. Secluded Lodge to get away from it all.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful romantic weekend away at Dawsons. The area, property and lodge is really beautiful, warm, cosy and tastefully decorated. The service was fantastic and the food very good, we especially loved the breakfasts! The rooms are really spacious, clean and has all the amenities and luxuries one can think of! Especially enjoyed the lovely... More 

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Louisiana, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Elegant safari meets old farm charm. Service is second to none, everyone knows their job, and all the staff individually care about YOU...this is NOT an exaggeration. We could not believe that such a place existed - secluded and quite, but we always felt taken care of, and everything we asked for or inquired about was met with prompt, genuine,... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My wife and I chose to celebrate our anniversary at this upscale, classy game lodge. We were pleasantly surprised the establishment met and exceeded our expectations. We thoroughly appreciated the value of the food, service, accommodations, activities and other amenities. Dawson's Game Lodge is extraordinary. From inquiry to check-in to our last moments, we were very pleased. The abundance of... More 

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Address: Nelshoogte Area, Barberton 1200, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Barberton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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