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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the place to stay when in Lydenburg. The staff is very friendly and they make you feel at home. The wide open space is awesome and goes very well with the kids and gives them that freedom. Make a turn you wont be disapointed.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were very surprise when we arrived at the guest house. The hostess was friendly. Our rooms were large and comfortable. The view from our bedroom was very beautiful. We didn't even close the blinds so that we can awake seeing the beautiful view. We were sitting in the garden and was nearly late for a wedding because it was...

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Windermere, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We stayed here whilst passing through 3 years ago. So we booked again this year. Yes it is still the same, very good value for money, good home cooked food and lovely friends hosts. Would recommend this please it's great budget clean accomodation.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Hospitality and service of the owners Ernest & Charlene was amazing. Very personal and friendly; they check you in themselves, give you great advice on where to eat and they prepare breakfast themselves. De location is very beautiful and quiet with a big garden. The accommodation is as it is described and as shown on the pictures, everything you need...

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Brest, France
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We stayed one night, before to reach blyde River canyon. Hosts were kind and helpful, they gave us good advice for next day. We booked dinner + breakfast, I suggest you to do the same because they cook like chefs. Bed is large and comfortable. Common bathroom is clean.

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Linz, Austria
Reviewed 7 November 2016

After our booking, we already had a nice conversation with Charlene and got her updated with our arrival time. At arrival, we got a very warm welcome. We parked our car at the carport (which is great for the safety of the car). Charlene checked us in and showed us our room. We shared the bath with other rooms, which...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

After a bad guest house experience earlier in the holiday this stay restored our faith. Quiet, safe, clean comfortable, welcoming, how many superlatives can I use? Charlene was an interesting and welcoming hostess, but the highlight was dinner cooked by Ernest. Beforehand I thought the price was a bit steep, after tasting his broccoli salad I realised it was a...

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katmusikant, Owner at Aqua Terra Guest House, responded to this review

Hallo John Thank you for the honest review. It was a pleasure having you here and I (and South Africa) hope to see you again in the future. Send greetings back home, Charlene

Doesburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Close to the sea, very comfortable rooms. In the morning a very tasty breakfast. We did not use the swimming pool, but it looked inviting to us. In walking distance a nice beach restaurant, where we had muscles.

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katmusikant, Owner at Aqua Terra Guest House, responded to this review

Hallo. Thank you for the review but it isn't for our guest house. We are in Mpumalanga and not near the beach. I hope you find the house where you stayed at. Charlene

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Thanks to Tripadvisor we found this lovely property and its charming and very welcoming owner. The grounds , bordeed as they are by a lovely river. Lots of bird life to spot in a calm an relaxing spot. Charlene cooked us a super breakfast. Hope you enjoyed "The Girl on the Train"!

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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great house, great hosts:) everything was perfect enjoyed homemade breakfast and nature the beds are very comfy and most important : Ernest & Charlene , thanks for your warm house and good tips we will recommend the place for all friend

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aqua Terra means 'water and earth' in Latin, this is clearly portrayed as the Sterkspruit River flows along the outskirts of this one hectare property, a midst shady willow trees and rolling lawns. For the nature lover you can drink your coffee under our lapa looking at the sunrise over the Longtom pass or for the adventurer, come and join us for a Mountain Bike ride in the Nature Reserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Terra Guest House

Address: 2 Buiten Street, Lydenburg 1120, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Lydenburg
Price Range: $54 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“We stay in the rooms for six people.”
 of 5 bubbles 2912345, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get in conversation with Charlene via e-mail or telephone before you start your trip.”
 of 5 bubbles mittermair_michael, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The family room has its own sitting room and large bathroom. If you want to pay a little more for a great deal more, ask for this one.”
 of 5 bubbles 1234HappyTraveller, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was big and spacious, ground floor, as I believe all rooms are.”
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