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Acra Retreat - Mountain View Lodge - Waterval Boven

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Farm 88 Doornhoek, 5th Street | P.O.Box 91, Waterval Boven 1195, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karin S Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great stopover from Joburg heading east. The Lodge is perfectly driven by professionals with a great attitude for hosting they guests. Best food will be provided. The owner is the perfect chef in the kitchen supported by his motivated team. Keep going it is a pleasure to experience this nice environment.

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lodge is a great stopover on your way from Joburg to the Panorama route and/or Kruger. There really is nothing from Joburg until you reach Waterval Boven, so this Lodge is an oasis. The reception was very welcome and the optional dinner was very well made in a very nice atmosphere. Rooms were very large, comfortable with nice bathrooms.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews 75 reviews
55 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

This was our favorite accommodation while traveling in South Africa. Sadly, we were only here one night and arrived after dark because our train was delayed. Despite the darkness, it was easy to find and we were greeted with a warm reception. We had the zebra room which was possibly the largest suite I have ever stayed in, with comfy... More

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Beijing, China
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stayed only 1 night there, beautiful mountain view, delicate room and breakfast, we love everything there except for the Internet bill which costs more than 200 Rand. We complained there was no one informed us that wifi should be charged, we got 50% discount but this could be improved.

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Duluth, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

An excellent resort......comfortable and spacious rooms, excellent service, nice breakfast, beautiful views and an extremely convenient location enroute to Kruger from Johannesburg. Highly recommend this resort.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We only stayed one night, unfortunately. From the outset the communications with Norma the owner and her son Holger were exceptional. The booking process was simple and the owners made one feel very welcome. We were a large group, so booked the whole venue. They went to great lengths to make all of us feel comfortable. To the extent that... More

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed with Holger and Norma on our way from JoBurg to Kruger for one night. The lodge offers an amazing view over the mountains / Waterval Boven. The pool deck is amazing. The rooms were very clean and spacious and the public area very inviting as well. Most of all the service and support by Holger and Norma were... More

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Potchefstroom, South Africa
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

What a great place to stay!!! Norma makes her guest feel so welcome and comfortable. The view from the deck is so beautiful. Dinner and breakfast is of a high standard. Will certainly go and stay there again!

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Waterval Boven, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Accra is a homely retreat beautifully seated with a view over the valley and the stone circles on the other side. The hosts are just wonderful and made me feel at home instantly. The staff is friendly and the breakfast buffet is perfect.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

A warm relaxing atmosphere with breath taking views. Warm and friendly staff, thank you for making Vera's breakfast special and memorable. Thank the ladies for singing as well. Will definitely recommend. Look us up if you are ever in Pretoria and come visit us at Bohemian House.

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Address: Farm 88 Doornhoek, 5th Street | P.O.Box 91, Waterval Boven 1195, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Waterval Boven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Acra Retreat - Mountain View Lodge - Waterval Boven 3*
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