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Blyde Canyon, A Forever Resort

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Reviewed yesterday

Could be better, but I will always stay there. The room didn't have proper heating facilities, which I believe it was poor given the fact that we are in winter now. The heaters/ air conditioning that are there are very old. New heating system is...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It was a pleasant experience, keep it up but you need to advertise your place especially on places like potholes because most people go there and the only reason we were there was because we were visiting that place.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I will definitely visit the place again because of its natural, peaceful and magnificent nature. When you open your eyes early in the morning and look around, the birds are singing cheerfully and you start to wonder how great God`s art is. Wonderful environment indeed...More

Thank thokozilem795
Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear thokozilem795 Many thanks for staying with Blyde Canyon, A Forever Resort. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and hope to have you back again soon! Sincerely

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a large resort with cabins spread over a wide area. It has a variety of recreational facilities and two view points of the canyon – an upper viewing point from the top, and a lower viewing point from the bottom. There are three...More

Thank malabarfly
Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 5 days ago

Dear malabarfly Many thanks for staying with Blyde Canyon, A Forever Resort. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you back again some time! Sincerely

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers a modestly priced, well laid out buffet lunch in a nice location. However the celiac in our group was unable to find anything assuredly gluten free(gf). Apart from not trying to work with us to reduce the possibility of cross contamination in...More

Thank KJMRS
Response from Francois S, General Manager at Blyde Canyon, A Forever ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear KJMRS We offer quite a large selection in our buffet and it is unfortunately not possible to assure everything is gluten free. We do however offer an A la Carte menu too, where you can make your own selection from gluten free options. Sincerely

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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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US$67 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$67 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Mohammed M
9 July 2017|
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Response from WarrenAus | Reviewed this property |
You can see the Blyde River Canyon from a number of viewpoints, but all will costs a few rands. The Forever Resort provides a good viewpoint and many great walks. 10 min drive down the road you can see the Rondawels and... More
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jcfoss11
24 January 2017|
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Response from Slampamper | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you will have to check with the resort. I was only a visitor.
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dansmommy
23 July 2016|
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Response from pjce717 | Reviewed this property |
The Forever Resort Blyde Canyon is not the place to stay of to access the canyon. The property is located at the top of the ridge overlooking the canyon. Access to the canyon for boating, etc is on the opposite side of the... More
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"Nice spacious fully furnished, self catering rooms."
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"Request a chalet with a view, otherwise, they'll stick you in the bottom"
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"closer to pools is best"
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"Ask for a lodge refurbished"
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