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The Cycad Lodge & Chalets

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

excellent all round service. the staff were accommodating to our requests. very peaceful surrounding and hotel rules for noise levels were strictly adhered to. there is not much further I can mention. I will definitely recommend this hotel.

Thank astech312578
Maputo, Mozambique
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97 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have stayed a couple of times during weekend trips to Nelspruit. The lodge is quite big and provides a wide number of rooms. It it close to Ilanga Mall and other stores. The service is good and is quite affordable.

Thank Darice S
Gorinchem, The Netherlands
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72 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Cycad lodge is much overrated, price quality simply not right. The rooms are spacious but the furnishings are old. Bathrooms small and old as well. Not a place i woukd stay again, regardless the fact the staff was very friendly and helpfull.

Thank GJvdG
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lodge that caters to the Muslim community. Alcohol is not allowed on the premises. As a result no pork based meals. I was not happy to see staff being made to kneel on the floor to clean. Breakfast is very basic, minute steaks are not my favourite at breakfast time. Just hard to digest. The facilities are... More 

Thank Milli S
Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Excellent place to stay. Well priced and well maintained. Restaurant served great food. Staff extremely friendly and willing to go the extra mile. Good value for money - ideal for visiting the Mpumalanga sights. I can imagine that it would be also good for a business trip.

1 Thank Esmailjee
Centurion, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Really pleasant and great staff, always had a smile on their face! Rooms neat and clean, bathrooms also done in good taste. Beautiful garden, good food and good value for your money! Keep it up guys!!!

2 Thank ayeshavalley
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I stayed here while conducting work in the surrounding areas. Rooms is very neat and tidy. Limited DSTV channels. Meals served is of exceptional quality. Staff is very helpful and assist with any query. Garden looks very nice and is well maintained. I will definitely recommend Cycad Lodge to other travelers.

2 Thank lpieterse100
Johannesburg, South Africa
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117 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely oasis in the town. Stayed for 2 nights. Staff very friendly and welcoming. Room simple, specious and clean. Little surprised that no shampoo provided and that wifi was not free in such a lovely establishment. Overall, recommended I would stay there again.

2 Thank Grant_I_W
Johannesburg, South Africa
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Super location, nestled in a quiet suburb in Nelspruit. Super efficient and friendly staff members, Amazing service, excellent rooms, beautiful gardens and swimming pool area, lovely breakfasts and 100% halaal.

3 Thank Natasha A
Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed in a single room with double bed and bathroom (shower only). Limited DSTV channels.Ironing facilities and safe in room. Room not very spacious but very neat and tidy and meets all basic requirements. Serviced daily to book-in standard. A good variety breakfast can be enjoyed at a reasonable price and soft drinks can be purchased from the kitchen.... More 

2 Thank deonjrensburg

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cycad, situated 370km's east of Johannesburg, nestled in the heart of Mpumulanga's capital, Nelspruit. The lodge boasts a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere in contrast to the buzz outside, where the city's malls, theatre, and business district are conveniently a stone throw away. The Cycad is the perfect combination of corporate and holiday. Brought about with years of planning, this dream see's the family getaway, and businessman's needs evolve in one. Guests can expect a warm welcome, with service being of top priority. The ambience set is one of low lighting and luxury, with accommodation masked by the botanical feel of the Cycad gardens, instilling a warm sense of security and privacy. For a more intimate view, enter the Gallery & Virtual Tour section and experience for yourself how best Cycad can suite you or your family's needs, from our Standard, Executive or Honeymoon package, to Family Unit and Self-Catering Chalet's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cycad Lodge & Chalets

Address: 17 B Koraalboom Avenue | West Acres, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
Price Range: $77 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cycad Lodge & Chalets 4*
Number of rooms: 66
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“For families,the self catering apartments are awesome as they have a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles 346natashaa, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are a variety of units which include self-catering units with kitchenette and two or three rooms, double bathroom, lounge area, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles deonjrensburg, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms next to swimming pool are relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles hafeezam2015, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If you have a Halaal food preference then this hotel is one you should consider.”
 of 5 bubbles JenCas, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
“carry pool towels....only bath towels provided”
 of 5 bubbles MuslimFamily786, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
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