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Porcupine Ridge Guest House

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Breakfast included
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4 Star Hotel
A quiet & peaceful four star country house, tucked away in the mountains at the heart of the scenic Panorama Route, yet only 5 minutes from Sabie village and 40 minutes from the Kruger National Park, via Phabeni Gate. The friendly ambiance invites you to relax and unwind, surrounded by...
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5 Vanaxe Estate | Hazyview Road, Sabie 1260, South Africa
27.1 miles to Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

If you enjoy a warm welcome and a home from home feel then this is the perfect place for you. John and Janet are very welcoming hosts. The house is situated in a much loved garden filled with birds and has a beautiful view. You...More

Thank Paulagoofy
Response from Janet W, Owner at Porcupine Ridge Guest HouseResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you Paula for this wonderful review, we really appreciate it. It was lovely seeing you and Leigh again and we hope it will not be so long until your next visit. Best wishes to you both, John & Janet

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed for one night on the way to Kruger Park, and this was perfectly fine. I would not stay there for several nights. A very warm reception. Jane can give good guidance on what to do around. John is happy to talk about his...More

Thank zitavskeho
Response from Janet W, Owner at Porcupine Ridge Guest HouseResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for your review, however we are a little mystified by when you stayed with us as we have not lit a fire for over 6 months! Perhaps it's time for another visit? Best wishes, Janet & John

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Having not visited this part of South Africa before we decided to use Porcupine Ridge as the centre point of our exploration, it turned out to be an excellent choice. Janet and John gave us superb advice on restaurants, Kruger and the Panorama route, far...More

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Response from Janet W, Owner at Porcupine Ridge Guest HouseResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! It is good to know you were happy at our guest house and that you enjoyed the area so much. There is such a wonderful array of experiences and activities to be enjoyed in this area, we look forward...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

So this is a bit dicey to review. I want to state categorically before I begin that any criticism I offer is meant to be constructive as I knew going in about each issue that I will mention. The owners are great. Gracious and kind...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We stayed 2 nights there. The breakfast is great. The room are clean and spacious. There is no Wifi but you can go to a restaurant in the city near the guesthouse and have very great dinner and wifi in the same time. The road...More

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Response from Janet W, Owner at Porcupine Ridge Guest HouseResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you, Stephane, for your kind review. We are always very grateful to guests for taking the time to write a review but unfortunately your review is rather misleading! We actually have unlimited WiFi from our own dedicated Satellite Dish! Perhaps you didn't ask about...More

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A quiet & peaceful four star country house, tucked away in the mountains at the heart of the scenic Panorama Route, yet only 5 minutes from Sabie village and 40 minutes from the Kruger National Park, via ...More Phabeni Gate. The friendly ambiance invites you to relax and unwind, surrounded by rambling gardens and glorious mountain scenery. Porcupine Ridge has five luxuriously appointed en-suite bedrooms, a cosy guest lounge, free WiFi and plenty of free safe parking. A delicious English breakfast is served in the dining room or on the large covered view verandas. Hiking, birding and waterfall on the Estate. Less
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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"Room 3 looks over the garden. There is also a bedroom upstairs."
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