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Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Because our flight to Brussels was canceled (heavy snow in Istanbul) we got 4 unexpected days holiday. We decided to back to the Krugerpark and booked 4 nights in Idle & wild. This hotel is situated at 15km from the Phabeni gate! We could not have made a better decision!! From the moment we arrived we could feel the calmness...

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North west
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Idle & wild is the greatest place. Beautiful venue with a breath taking yard that is clean and well looked after. The roundavels are spacious, neat and cool. The staff is friendly and warm welcoming..

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Staff at Idle & Wild. Our first anniversary (18 Dec 2016) was just as awesome as our honeymoon last year. Thank you for the delicious breakfasts every morning as well as the friendly faces so early in the morning. You are great!! Thank you for a wonderful break away at Idle and Wild. We WILL visit again. Love Wollies...

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IdleandWildAdmin, Owner at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. It brings me a lot of pride and joy to hear that we at Idle & Wild where able to make your First anniversary just as special as your Honeymoon! We hope to welcome you back in the near future! Kind regards Idle & Wild Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the honeymoon rooms. With a small kitchenette, ensuite and jacuzzi tub overlooking a cute pond, you can't be unhappy. The bed was particularly comfortable. The breakfast was very plentiful and delicious. The best part really is that the staff were so helpful with advice for Kruger and the area around. They truly earned their 5 stars with...

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Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Great place for a romantic getaway. Great place to relax without TV. Great place close to all attraction landmarks Great rooms with a nice bath They breakfast was Good but it can be improved with variety of choice

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Port Elizabeth,South Africa
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Idle&Wild in Kiepersrol is a "home from home" accommodation to stay when on holiday. Very neat and tidy accommodation. Excellent service and very hospitable. To enjoy a super and relaxing holiday I will always recommend Idle&Wild.

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IdleandWildAdmin, Owner at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. It is always a pleasure to welcome you back to Idle & Wild, We are glad that you are so comfortable here that it does feel like home..

Vanderbijlpark.
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Although we missed a tv, everything else about Idle & Wild was perfect, the cottage was very well equipped, the gardens and bird life excellent. Our host, Christie was very friendly and made us feel very welcome.

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IdleandWildAdmin, Guest Relations Manager at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. It is great to get back to nature and enjoy a break away from all the stresses of modern day. People enjoy the swimming pool and sauna in the garden without any worries.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Returned to Idle&Wild after a previous visit a year ago. Stayed two nights and we enjoyed the setting, the accommodation, the breakfast and the friendly staff. The garden and pool present a lovely environment.

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IdleandWildAdmin, Manager at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying at Idle & Wild again! We are delighted to hear that your enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon in the future! Kind regards Idle and Wild

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed September 5, 2016

It was our wedding anniversary and my wife and I had the most relaxing and fantastic stay. The host were really friendly and the rooms were really clean. The room had everything we needed from a kitchenette to a stoep to just kick back and enjoy the birds and the natural surroundings. We will definitely be back...

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IdleandWildAdmin, Front Office Manager at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Good day Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review about your stay at Idle and Wild. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and chose Idle and Wild for your wedding anniversary. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards Idle and Wild

Deventer, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 23, 2016

A fantastic place and nice situated. The houses were nice rondavels, very clean. Really great service especially for our daughter with an gluten allergy. The organised a special breakfast for her. Fantastic.

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IdleandWildAdmin, Front Office Manager at Idle & Wild, responded to this review

Dear Michael , Carla , Britth and Lynn Thank you for your great review about your recent stay at Idle and Wild. We are elated that you had a good time and we would like to thank you for your feedback about your stay. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards Idle and Wild

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Listen to the fish eagles calling as you unwind in secluded and spacious African thatched Rondavels. Soak up the warmth of the sun around the pool or pamper yourself in the sauna. Idle & Wild is on a working macadamia farm. The Sabie River runs through our property and peaceful walks can be taken. Each Rondavel is privately set in a sub-tropical garden. With own Kitchenette, air-conditioning, verandah and braai (BBQ) area. Honeymoon Rondavels have private spa-bath, with views over the garden, mountain and dam. The Honeymoon Rondavels is ideal for romantic getaways. The Cottage is ideal for 4 people travelling together, with 2 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms, and a private veranda overlooking the valley The rooms adjoin the main house, each with a lounge area with TV within the room, bathroom en suite, air-conditioning and a kitchenette. Private courtyard with an outside shower & braai (BBQ) facilities. A full English breakfast is served on the verandah of the main house, or should you wish to make an early start to the Kruger National Park, a packed breakfast will be provided. IDLE & WILD is ideally situated for a rejuvenating break in the heart of nature, or exploring the surrounding areas such as Kruger National Park, God's Window, Bourke's Luck Potholes, Pilgrims Rest and the many waterfalls. Hot air ballooning, game drives, horse riding, aerial cable trail, hikes, bass fishing & cycling are just some of the activities in the area. Restaurants nearby. German and Afrikaans spoken. Wi-Fi. We offer Quad Bike Trails & River Rafting on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Idle & Wild

Address: S26 On R536 Towards Sabie | P.O. Box 159, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: $62 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Idle & Wild 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“The familyroom attached to the main house is perfect for a family! It has a sperate room for 2 kids and a separate toilet!”
 of 5 bubbles Ladymorpheus13, yesterday | Read review
“We had been in Kruger the car was dirty and we were returning our car and they washed it for us.”
 of 5 bubbles 951cherylm, May 22, 2016 | Read review
“I've said no the TV but if you have your own SA card or rent one the answer is yes.”
 of 5 bubbles IanT229, Mar 25, 2016 | Read review
“Great for Quad biking along the Sabie River!”
 of 5 bubbles andreasc904, Aug 1, 2015 | Read review
“Choose a self-catering suite”
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 of 5 bubbles IkariaCapeTown, Jul 24, 2015 | Read review
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