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Zur alten Mine

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Frankfurt Main
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in wooden chalet for two nights in mid July. It was cold but enough wood was provided for the fireplace, it’s a beautiful self-catering accommodation in a quiet idyllic location ideal for exploring panorama route. Rainer and Wally are very friendly and accommodating, we just felt like home. I would highly recommend Zur Alte Mine to other travellers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wauw. Very relaxing cabins arround a small water place. The owner is very helpfull and altough everything is very basic. The place has got some charme in it. Located on a short driving distance from the village grasskop and to the panorama route.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I try and visit once a year and visited in June as its a great place to stay if you are visiting Kruger Park. It's a fantastic place to relax after a day exploring and the hospitality is always first class. I am already looking forward to next years visit.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

As a family of 4 adults we stayed at this gem of a property 2 weeks ago for 6 nights. On arrival we were greeted by the owner Rainer the owner. He welcomed us as our vehicle pulled up to reception. This was such a welcoming gesture and made us feel welcome at once. The check in was quick and... More 

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Welkom, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The chalet is situated on a farm. Excellent, central to explore the beautifull area. Quiet,modern chalet. Equipped with everything you need. Electric blankets, heater as well as a fireplace for the cold winter nights. A short hiking trail on the farm to an old mine with beautifull views. Friendly hosts.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We stayed one night June1st in a lovely wood cabin on top of a hill, 5km outside the town, with a road carved out in the hillside…. LOVED the place It was pretty cold but we had electric blankets. There was room warmer in the bathroom as well and everything was set up for lighting a wood fire as well.... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We are awarding this our top rating for the accommodation we stayed in during our stay in this region. We booked the honeymoon chalet and it was charming, furnished beautifully with a fire already set up for us on the cold evening we arrived. The shower was top notch, powerful and with different settings. The kitchenette had everything one would... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Zur Alten Mine last weekend. We arrived late but were still accommodated graciously. We stayed in 2 1 bedroom log chalets with beautiful sunrise views of the lake. The place was rustic, yet spacious and warm with electric blankets and there were heaters even in the bathrooms. The bathrooms were very clean but needed toiletries. The only... More 

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Lilongwe, Malawi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We were very last minute in booking and enjoyed our stay. It's a lovely location with easy access to the area and we appreciated the tips that Rainer gave about good places to eat and visit. We stayed in oldest cottage which didn't have a verander and a view, so if we came again we would chose a cottage with... More 

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Willebroek, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Good value for money!! Nice welcoming by owner and dogs. Cosy wooden bungalow with all comfort needed (nice shower) and very fresh & tasty (European) breakfast. Owner gives good advice and tips to discover the area. Highly recommended!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the outskirts of Graskop and overlooking the beautiful Mpumalanga escarpment you will find our Guest farm. The name ZUR ALTEN MINE is German and means "to the old mine". In the old days there was a private gold mine on this 10.5 Hectare property. Our guest farm is ideally situated to explore the Panorama Route with its spectacular view sites such as Gods Window, the Bourke's Luck Potholes and the Blyde River Canyon . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zur alten Mine

Address: R532/R533, Graskop 1270, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Graskop
Price Range: $34 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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