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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

at the end of a long and dusty road, a nice retreat with amazing rooms . Tent 4 (booked as executive sea-view), does not have much of a sea view, but it's like being transported a few centuries back . Kind of lost in the bush with all modern conveniences .. the place actually looks better that the pictures on... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear philippe D We appreciate you posting a review, thank you for uploading your comment. The tented lodges are very popular due to the experience of camping in luxury with modern conveniences. Solid roof, canvass sides with roll up windows and spacious decks, allow you to absorb the nature surrounds. We are pleased you found Misty relaxing and that you... More 

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8 reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We expected allot from our booking. On picture rooms look stunning and the view was gorgeous. The relatively high prices also suggested we are in for a treat - however it was the biggest disappointment of our trip. Despite all we can see the place has allot of potential. And maybe be suitable for some (backpackers) == Facilities: There are... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Owner at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Aviad O We value and appreciate all our guests’ comments. All your remarks are noted. Thank you for posting a review about our “gorgeous views, establishment atmosphere and staff. “ We cater for all accommodation styles and budgets from ocean view luxury tents and lodges to self-catering rustic mountain view farm cottages. The “above average” accommodation you refer to... More 

Windhoek, Namibia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

The view was amazing. The staff was really friendly and helpful. The food was also very delicious! They made a lot of effort for our picnic on one of the trails. It was very beautiful! Definitely worth it!On the downside was that we did not have hot water on our first night. They worked overtime to fix it, but water... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Ansie S Congratulations on your Honeymoon, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Misty Mountain Reserve, especially the picnic and nature trails. Our staff pride themselves on excellent customer service and will be very proud to receive your review. We are pleased Alan actioned the plumbing immediately, the high iron content in the borehole water causes the water... More 

Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed here as a family of 5 in October and had a great time. We had an ocean view family lodge which was really perfect and had comfortable beds. The choice and quality of food in the restaurant was excellent and the service very good. We ordered two picnic baskets for lunch one day and again the quantity and... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay.I will certainly give feedback to our team, we are in the process of advancing child activities besides the jungle gym and rabbit play area, we are in the process of introducing quad bikes and quad bike trails, although your son is still very young, I am sure... More 

Patensie, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Had a lovely stay. Staff went above all to help us. WiFi in room was not up to standard, had to business and struggled a bit. But then again is Misty mountain not a plays you need WiFi. Would recommend it

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear 544riaand We are delighted you had a lovely stay at Misty, thank you for your review, the WiFi is problematic in the Tsitsikamma, but we are glad that you were able to conduct business in our WiFi hotspots. We look forward to your return visit. Warm regards Management & Staff More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Misty is truely one of South-Africa's jewels! Breathtaking views and scenery all around. Excellent service, friendly staff, stunning rooms (we stayed in one of the luxury tents). Misty will see us again!

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear KarlavRensburg "Misty is truly one of South-Africa's jewels!" We are delighted you enjoyed your experience at Misty, thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. We look forward to you visiting soon. Warm regards Management & Staff More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Our honeymoon chalet at Misty Mountain Reserve (MMR) was the quiet secluded retreat we wanted. The sumptuous bedroom and balcony overlooked a field with uninterrupted idyllic views of the Indian Ocean beyond. A jacuzzi bathroom to the side with an enclosed balcony was just the place for a sundowner or two watching the sunset and birds. Bad weather meant that... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Mourneadventurer Congratulations on your honeymoon, thank you for choosing to stay at our Reserve. We wish you many wonderful years together. We are pleased we met all your expectations, our staff pride themselves on going the extra mile. Please feel free to post any photo's on our Face Book page, we would love to share your experience and look... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was part of our trip to South Africa and we could not have made a better choice for accommodation in this part of the country. Amazing view, no noise from the main roads as it is about 6 kms away on dirt road, friendly staff and great food. It was also quite a romantic place. The room was beautiful... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Ilze-Marie P We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday to South Africa, especially the Tsitsikamma. We are very happy you loved our accommodation, beautiful views, menu and friendly staff. Thank you for choosing Misty Mountain Reserve, we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to South Africa. Warm regards Management & staff More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

When we arrived we were greeted by very professional and friendly staff and shown to our room.The room was clean with great views and 1st class amenities.The beautiful location and grounds were absolutely fantastic and the fact that it is a little off the main road is a definite bonus with zero traffic noise.The staff at dinner and breakfast were... More 

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear m0ppa What kind words, thank you for posting a review about your "amazing experience" at Misty and for highly recommend our Reserve. Please feel free to upload any images on our FB page that you may have taken on your recent visit, we would love to share your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near... More 

Oudtshoorn, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were well received and every single staff member was friendly and professional, and they made us feel very special. Our room was perfect and the view is amazing. I highly recommend the picnic and braai baskets.

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TheMistyMountainTeam, Public Relations Manager at Misty Mountain Reserve, responded to this review

Dear CangoWildlifeRanch "Perfect room and amazing view". Thank you for your review. Our staff pride themselves on excellent customer service, delivering more than expected. We are delighted our team made you feel very welcome and special. The picnic and braai baskets delivered to the lodge with our comprehensive wine menu, is very popular, we are glad you enjoyed them. We... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adventure for those who venture out ... Whether you’re seeking a family holiday, romantic breakaway or adventure weekend or simply needing to retreat in nature, Misty Mountain Reserve offers the perfect getaway, surrounded by nature offering 360 degree views of the ocean, indigenous forest and Tsitsikamma Mountains. A variety of accommodation from Ocean View Lodges, Lake Side Tents and self-catering Rustic Farm Cottages, each offering a unique experience. On site activities include scenic indigenous forest walks, guided David Lane Trail, fresh water fishing, a 9 hole mashie chip and wedge golf course and 4 mountain biking routes varying in difficulty from 8.7km – 65km. The reserve is also surrounded by many wild animal sanctuaries and adventurous activities including canopy tours, bungy jumping, Segway, ziplining, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Elephant Sanctuary, Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary, Tenikwa Wild Cat Sanctuary, Lawnwood Snakepark and much more. We pride ourselves on good value, luxury accommodation; delicious meals, friendly staff and great customer service, guests departing inspired and rested with wonderful experiences in nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Misty Mountain Reserve

Address: | Farm 438 Bluelillies Bush, Tsitsikamma National Park 6308, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Tsitsikamma National Park
Price Range: $119 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Misty Mountain Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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“tent 4 is set apart ( book as excecutive sea view)”
 of 5 bubbles philippeD350, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite was at the end of the chalet row which ensured privacy from those walking to and from the restaurant on the board walk.”
 of 5 bubbles Mourneadventurer, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view lodges were my first choice!”
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“Three types of accommodation: we loved the shabby chic cottages”
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