Blyde River Botanical Reserve, D2189 off R531, 1380, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, South Africa

  Victoria Mittan

+27 (0)15 795-5305

+27 (0)86 587-0722

+27 (0)72 477-3485


Blyde River Canyon Lodge is situated along the majestic Panoramic Route of Mpumalanga / Limpopo Province, just a 40-minute drive to the Kruger National Park Orpen Gate.

Nestled between the majestic Drakensberg Mountains, it offers travellers a unique bush experience whilst soaking up the beauty of the natural surrounds.

The lodge itself is on an 85 ha fully game fenced, botanical nature reserve.


Accommodation comprises six (6) double / twin rooms with en-suites and one (1) Honeymoon Suite with en-suite.

We have a luxury two bed roomed cottage with two bedrooms and two bathrooms en-suite.

All rooms are tastefully furnished, fully air-conditioned and are equipped with satellite TV, Internet as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Each room leads out onto the tranquil gardens where zebra and wildebeest wander by.

A blend of Victorian and African decor compliments the beauty and majesty of 900 year old Jackelberry trees, whose shade cascades over the pristine lawn areas.


Full English breakfasts are served daily and delicious country cuisine is available on request for lunch and dinner.


The following activities are available in the area:

  •  Kapama Cheetah Project
  •  Moholoholo Wildlife Rehab Centre
  •  Reptile Park
  •  Blydepoort Dam, tubing, rafting and quad biking
  •  Bombox Mori Silk Farm
  •  Boat Cruise on the Blyde Dam
  •  Kruger National Park
  •  Beautiful scenery ie Three Rondavels, Gods Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Berlin Falls
  •  The Blyde River Canyon Walking Trails
  •  Hot Air Ballooning
  •  Horse Riding

We think that it is important for you to know that we offer superior service and the well being and comfort of our guests is of paramount importance to us.




How to get to Blyde River Canyon Lodge
GPS Coordinates: South -24.51186 East 30.83694

Please note: use in conjunction with written directions. GPS alone will take you on a longer route.

We are located at the entrance to the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. The lodge is situated four and a half hours north of Johannesburg/Pretoria.

From Johannesburg and Pretoria

  • Take the N12 from Johannesburg and the N4 from Pretoria, past Witbank and Middelburg to Belfast.
  • Turn onto the R540 to Dullstroom and Lydenburg.
  • Take the R36 to Origstad, Abel Erasmus Pass through the Strijdom Tunnel and onto R527 to Hoedspruit.
  • Turn right onto the Jonkmanspruit /Driehoek Road D1803 (if you cross the Blyde river you have gone too far).
  • Travel for 14kms and then turn right at T Junction. Travel for 500m.
  • Turn right into the Blyde River Botanical Reserve and this leads to the BLYDE RIVER CANYON LODGE

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