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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a warm welcome we received, setting the tone for the rest of our stay. The staff must be complimented on their friendliness and going out of their way to make our short stay such a memorable one. Staff even made sure that our car was safely garaged and prepared individual picnic bags for our trip back to the airport.Not...

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Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Beautiful setting about 15 min drive from Kruger Park gates. We had a spacious, comfortable room. We were able to relax on the verandah and watch the birds in the beautiful garden. There is a pool, but wrong time of year, so a bit too cold to go in. Food was pretty good, although the packed breakfasts did get a...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I would absolutely recommend to stay here. Scenery is great and the staff is very friendly! We stayed for dinner for two nights and it was amazing! Rooms are spacious and clean. It has nice surroundings, visit the Elephant sanctuary, you will not get disappointed. Don't hesitate to stay at this guesthouse, it's lovely!

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Culemborg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We've got a great stay in this guest house. A nice welcome with a good drink. A superb diner prepared for us although they didn't knew that we would have dinner there. No problem for the staff and they prepared us a very nice boboti.

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Vanderbijlpark
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Tranquil farm setup with a "Out of Africa" movie feel. Beautiful area out of town but still near to all the major activities. GAP Tours add value if you want to see the area including the KNP. Host very friendly and helpful.

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Paola, Kansas
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Laughing Waters guest house is a real treat. Close to Kruger National Park, it is the perfect place to stay during your visit to the park. The rooms were clean, the staff friendly, and the food was divine. As a vegetarian, I find it difficult to sometimes get good quality food without settling, but Jayden cooked me special meals for...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 8 September 2016

You couldn't ask for a more welcoming, attentive staff. The food was plentiful and excellent. Everyone who worked there was genuinely interested in their guests. Even though our room was very clean, the bathroom tile and other parts of the rooms needed some serious updating. From what I understand, the current managers will not be there after January 2017. What...

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We have given this guest house 5 stars based on hospitality and food. Firstly, the hosts are fantastic and we very welcoming on arrival, we had already been impressed by the resident tour company GAP Tours (please see separate review). The food, you must take the evening meal if you have the opportunity. The food is throughly thought out by...

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Malaysia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The owners (Carol and Gavin) were extremely helpful and friendly! Room is spacious, and the property is beautiful (boutique feel)! All activities (Panorama Route, Kruger Safari, airport transfers) were well-organized, food was delicious, and driver/guide was experienced in the game drive (and super punctual too)! The property is located in a lemon orchard (abt 20 min from Kruger gate), but...

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We booked the riom with Kingsize bed. Got 2 SINGLE beds AFTER confirmation was received if the booking. We felt bullied with a thread that that was the ONLY room left. Only 1 other room occupied? Last visut

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Laughing Waters Guest House in Hazyview is tucked away in the heart of the picturesque Sabie Valley on the banks of the Sabie River. Journey through the lemon trees to arrive in a beautiful sub-tropical garden, surrounded by tall trees and populated with an abundance of birds, Laughing Waters Guest House is a quiet haven, with a familiarity and comfort that makes you feel quite at home.On checking into Laughing Waters Guest House Hazyview, one will be settling into a retreat that boasts high archways, and a Tuscan ambience, a building that evokes an antiquated awe. Through the landscaped courtyard one will find their room with views of the beautiful surroundings. The location of Laughing Waters Guest House, close to the river, ensures slightly cooler temperatures within the valley; this comfortable micro climate makes Laughing Waters Guest House especially welcoming for a Lowveld destination in the hot summer months. The riverine forest and indigenous bush surrounding the farm, the proximity to Hazyview and the Kruger National Park and the occasional sighting of hippos makes Laughing Waters Guest House feel slightly "wild," but still very civilised! We have an in-house tour operator to assist with any tours / transfers you need planned. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laughing Waters Guest House

Address: Linvale Estates, S29 Sabie Road, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: £63 - £83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Laughing Waters Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are good :)”
 of 5 bubbles AllizCSK, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“A farm in a Bush environment with sometimes night animal calls”
 of 5 bubbles Bobbin_sa1879, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The front rooms have better views.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulChanguion, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“There were Wifi in the lobby and if you have room no3 you can still use it in your room.”
 of 5 bubbles lotta_746, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles njd1488, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
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