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Sabi River Sun Resort

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Main Sabie Road, Hazyview 1242 South Africa
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#4 of 17 hotels in Hazyview
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Set on the banks of the magnificent Sabie River, this gorgeous resort affords travellers easy access to some of the greatest attractions South Africa has to offer. From the Sabie River Sun you will be able to visit the Kruger National Park, God's Window and Pilgrim's Rest to mention but a few. After a day of sightseeing returning to this luxurious resort will be the highlight of your day.
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Free parking
Free internet
Pool
Sauna
Bar / lounge
Golf course
Tennis court
Kids club
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Evening entertainment
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Car hire
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Sun loungers / beach chairs
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Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Fireplace
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Private balcony
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Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
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trolley234 wrote a review Sep 2021
Johannesburg, South Africa7 contributions
The Resort is built around a golf course and has about 100 timeshare chalets and an international hotel. It is a five star resort and is immaculately maintained. This visit was when the international travel was still banned due to Covid-19 and the local timeshare owners were the vast majority of the guests at the resort. Each chalet faces on to the golf course and you watch golfers playing from your balcony. There is also a large hippo pool with a hide that allows you to watch the hippos, crocodiles and birds as the world slowly passes you by. The 6 bed chalets have two bedrooms downstairs and one upstairs. One bathroom is ensuite for the main bedroom and the other serves the other bedrooms and the guests. The second bathroom has a huge walkin shower that is so big that it doesn't even need a door to stop scattered water. Large kitchen with dish washer despite the units being fully serviced. Large braai outside. We love this resort and this was our fourth year coming back. The resort kitchen has introduced take aways of pizzas and burgers that you can order to eat at your chalet. They also offer breakfasts and dinners for sit down guests. There is also a well stocked privately run shop on site for the essentials. There are six swimming pools around the resort, a seperate pool for each cluster of chalets and the hotel. The Phabeni gate to the Kruger Park is only 14 km away and has plenty of day passes, meaning the resort is a great place to stay when wanting to visit the KNP. The town of Hazyview is only 2 km down the road selling everything from fast food, groceries, and even building supplies. The resort is about 400km from Johannesburg and takes about 6 hours by car to get from Johannesburg. Cell phone coverage and internet connectivityt is very good. The staff were very helpful and cheerful.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Lukman D wrote a review Sep 2021
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Though the facilities on offer at this resort are world class the service delivery is POOR. Prior to arrival, I had specifically requested for 1 king room & 1 double room. When checking in, my needs were not met and I had to settle for a room with 2 double beds. The front office were not helpful in this regard and didn’t do anything about it except make excuses. In addition to this, THE ROOMS ARE TINY, the bathroom barely had space to move and being in the room was cluster phobic. As Muslims, we had made specific requests for halal food and this was met by the chef on duty. However, the food was not to standard. All our meals were bland, undercooked and clearly stored in the freezer for a very long time. Breakfast was mediocre. Service at the restaurant was very slow and waiters seemed to be disinterested unless a hefty tip was given to them Driving down to Sabi we noticed the amazing amount of fruit farms. It was shocking to notice that none of these fruits were available at breakfast. All the fruits were sticky, NOT FRESH and not pleasant at all. Being a Platinum Member of Tsogo Sun hotels and having stayed at several hotels under the group, this was a very unpleasant experience and I wouldn’t recommend it.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Aravind A wrote a review Aug 2021
Centurion, South Africa51 contributions6 helpful votes
Breakfast was good. The location was good. Facilities were good. Staffs were helpful. Celebrated the birthday there and the staffs came dancing with cake and flowers. Loved it!! Braii dinner was cold and dry. Rooms were small.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Ramon L wrote a review Aug 2021
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We found this cute little gem, hidden away on the back road to Sabi...it's a husband and wife run cutie little coffee shop... Stunning views, stunning sweet deserts.. Magical food and wonderful sights and sounds... If you are around the neighbourhood.. Pop in.. Unpack your stress box and just allow your lazy energy to soak in the beauty of it all. They have some amazing cakes.. Milkshakes to die for and a curio shop that will make u want to just spend lots of hard earned cash, cause let's face it... We all love finding stuff to take home to remind us of the wonders of Hazyview and the surrounding towns
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Sue Singh wrote a review Jun 2021
Midrand, South Africa5 contributions1 helpful vote
Food was of the usual excellent quality. Service was friendly, competent and covid-protocol-adherant. Family rooms in hotel are a bit cramped. Desk should be smaller to better utilise the limited space better. Close to Paul Kruger and Phabeni Gates. Recommend staying here and travelling into the park, versus staying in the park. Grounds are stunning. Hippo pool was the main attraction this time around as the hippos had just had their babies. One could spend hours sitting on the conveniently placed benches, observing the hippos. Lots of activities for the kids and adults with a friendly co-ordinator. We had reason to request medical assistance from the on-site paramedic, Marius. He was kind, friendly and competent. Highly recommended for a family getaway. Not recommended if you want to do the panaroma route - you might want to book in Graskop for this instead, as the potholed route from Sabi River Sun to Graskop is quite treacherous, lengthy and boring.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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USD 134 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sabi river sun lifestyle hotel hazyview, sabi river sun hotel
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South AfricaMpumalangaHazyview
NUMBER OF ROOMS
60
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sabi River Sun Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Sabi River Sun Resort?
Nearby attractions include Elephant Whispers (1.7 km), The Elephant Sanctuary (3.9 km), and Perry's Bridge Reptile Park (1.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Sabi River Sun Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tanks Bush Pub, Kuka Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge, and Pioneer's Grill.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Sabi River Sun Resort?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Sabi River Sun Resort offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Sabi River Sun Resort?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Shangana Cultural Village (3.1 km).
Does Sabi River Sun Resort have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the park view available here.