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Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge

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Nelshoogte Area, Barberton 1200, South Africa
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JHB
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Comfortable stay, just need a Boma where you can relax under the starts, especially after a Conference the whole day. Lights in the room is a bit weak, but understand you are in nature. Overall Dawsons is a stunning place and will recommend it to any Business.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the homestead and very good. This place is so beautiful and the homestead is perfect for some isolated unwinding time. Only feedback other that this is that some of the beds need new mattresses now. Otherwise excellent.

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Witbank
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely lodge, in beautiful surroundings, and excellent services. Highly recommended! Ideal facility to have a family reunion, or get together with friends. Lovely MTB tracks, dams for fishing and hiking trails.

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful place with tranquil secluded areas of retreat with lots of privacy. The staff were amazingly friendly and met our every need. Management were keen to ensure we had a superb stay. Will definitely come back possibly with the kids for a family getaway.

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent stay with excellent staff and fantastic catering. Confusion about the booking price though, as website had captured one person although booking was for two. The additional cost for the second person was more than double the cost of the single person which is not understood

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

I would highly recommend Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge to anyone looking to put your feet up and relax. Sitting around the pool sipping GnTs whilst overlooking the beautiful surroundings was sublime. The rooms are very spacious with a large bathroom and fireplace. The common areas have various lounges and a library where you can relax. During your stay you... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Homestead house which sleeps 14 people. It was an absolute treat, the website doesn't do justice how beautiful the area is. The house is great for entertaining and the rooms are spacious, but the shower heads can be upgraded. Gustof and staff were very helpful and nothing was a problem for them. We will definitely be... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

this was the final night of our holiday before leaving for the UK - it was in the middle of nowhere - in amazing countryside - yet close enough to the airport. We had log fires in our bedrooms and our dining table was set out in front of a big fire for us. The staff were lovely and the... More 

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Sandton, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

This is probably the fourth time we stayed here we have notice the little missing things and needs a bit of maintaining and a clean up also staff need to be looked at needs a bit of work But in general it was great

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Centurion, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Dawson's is a beautiful small boutique lodge. The staff are friendly and helpful and care about the lodge. Beautiful setting, spacious rooms and great food. Nice hike to a waterfall and the best quad biking ever!

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge

Address: Nelshoogte Area, Barberton 1200, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Barberton
Price Range: $124 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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