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Molnbo, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to relax after beeing out on the road for exploring. A nice swimmingpool to relax. A shopping mall nearby there you can eat and shop before you enter Kruger Park. Safe parking area just outside your bungalow.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly welcome ! Nice and clean room - a bit strange to have the bath in the bedroom ! Breakfast is served on the terrace and the table is dressed the way to be able to talk to the other guests of the lodge.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Idle & Wild provided us with the best service and i have no regrets and i will definitely book them again. The service we got was exceptional and the owner and receptionist were friendly and always available to assist us.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have taken to stopping at Idle and Wild for our first and last nights in South Africa every time we come.on our annual holiday. With no pressure,and just helpful attention from Christie and Darryl, we know that we will leave them the next day fully refreshed by a relaxed night's sleep. We will be back soon

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Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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 11 January 2017

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 3 January 2017

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 19 December 2016 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 12 December 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 15 November 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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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..

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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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
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: £52 - £81 (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, 15 Jan 2017 | 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, 22 May 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, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Great for Quad biking along the Sabie River!”
 of 5 bubbles andreasc904, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Choose a self-catering suite”
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 of 5 bubbles IkariaCapeTown, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
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