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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay at this extraordinary place. The location within the Blyde River Canyon really most be one of the most beautiful places in the world, surrounded by the canyon and the virgin bush, and seemingly all to yourself! The house itself is...More

Thank DomLib
Response from umvangati, Owner at umVangati HouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear DomLib, We have to agree - we also think umVangati House is situated on one of the most beautiful spots in the world ! Thank you for your valued review - we do appreciate it. Best wishes, Giel, Lidia and staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the Mountain View Suite for the first night of our honeymoon with a very high expectation. This expectation was exceeded by the amazing views that umVangti House has to offer as well as the friendliness of the staff. It was a great experience...More

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Thank waynerolfe
Response from umvangati, Owner at umVangati HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Wayne, We are so pleased to hear you had a great experience at umVangati House and that your expectation was exceeded. That is what we strive to give every guest arriving at our small piece of paradise. We hope to see you back on...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

The house is beautiful with amazing views of the surrounding. The location is really convenient to explore the canyon. The food is really good, both for the breakfast and the dinner. The hosts are really nice and helpful to organize your visit of the canyon.

Thank Jonathan V
Response from umvangati, Owner at umVangati HouseResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Jonathan V, We really appreciate your positive review and hope to welcome you back to out small piece of heaven soon. Best Wishes. Giel, Lidia and Staff

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

This property is without question one of the most remarkable and unique places I have ever visited. Truly like stepping into a movie with mesmerizing views and incredible 5 star hospitality and amenities. A perfect way to end a safari trip. Many thanks to our...More

Thank mark s
Response from umvangati, Owner at umVangati HouseResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Mark S, Thank you for your brilliant review - we do appreciate your compliments and appreciation of what umVangati House offers. We do agree - after a busy safari schedule, umVangati House is just the perfect place to relax and repose before going home!...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

Expect a friendly and generous reception upon arrival. The astonishing views left us breathless - you have to see it to believe it. My husband and I celebrated our 3rd wedding anniversary and stayed four nights. We enjoyed a boat cruise on the Blyde River...More

Thank Jean K
Response from umvangati, Owner at umVangati HouseResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Jean K, Thank you so much for the beautiful review- we hightly appreciate it. Sometimes Nature can take your breath away, we are always so humbled when well-travelled guests like you get that feeling of awe when arriving here. umVangati House is perfectly situated...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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US$269 - US$495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$269 - US$495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Taj A
1 August 2016|
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Hi, Thank you for your question. We are situated in a private nature reserve, unfortunately we do not offer game drives as we do not want to disturb nature and want to keep it a natural as possible. Game are plentiful in the... More
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"The Mountain view suite was wonderful!"
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"We chose lodge away from main building"
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"Chalets are larger (tubs with views) but all rooms have luxurious feel."
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"Don't think it's necessary to choose rooms with canyon view, you see it at meal times in the open..."
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