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Marydel, Maryland, United States
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I spent an amazig week at Sanbonani. I would like to thank everyone in the staff for all the extra assistance they gave us during our stay. They really made us feel at home. The resort grounds are naturally beautiful, they offer another place to explore, in between trips to Kruger. The unit we stayed in was... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pete B, on behalf of the staff at Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa we thank you for your time to do a review and your kind words, we take the opportunity to wish you and your family a wonderful safe and festive season and look forward to welcoming you back to the Jewel of the Lowveld! Kind Regards -... More 

Dana Bay, South Africa
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Serviced chalet, with spacious rooms with huge comfy beds, and comfortable lounge and separate dining area. Neat bathrooms and kitchen . Did miss having a washing machine which I feel would be advantageous for longer stays. Close proximity to the mall and to Kruger Park.

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Thank maureenrrr
Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words and taking the time to do a review on Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa. We are proud to be "Gateway to the Kruger". We look forward to welcoming you to the resort in the near future. Kind Regards Resort Management More 

Betty's Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful home away from home, the resort facilities were aplenty for all ages! The only thing I missed was a washing machine in the unit. Crisp clean bedding.Close to Kruger National Park. We will most definitely return!!

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Thank Rene S
Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa. The chalets were designed in the 1980's and there are space constraints for any additional electrical equipment. However for the guests washing needs we do offer a laundry service. The gardens are looking lovely and happy to mention that we had 40 ml of rain last night.... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Once again we,ve been to Sanbonani Resort. Centrally situated in Hazyview,near malls.near Kruger Phabeni gate.Staff friendly from the time we got there.Chalet beautifully well kept ,we had 3 bedrooms each one en-suite.Monday evening get together to meet other visitors.Wednesday Kareoke great fun .Beautiful hug swimming pool ideal for children.games arranged for them.Many interesting places to visit from the resort in... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

On behalf of the Management and staff at Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa we thank you for taking the time to do a review and your kind words. The staff at Sanbonani strive to make all our guests feel welcome, a true "home from home" experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Resort... More 

Barbados
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stayed at Sanbonani Resort in a chalet due to their close proximity to the Kruger National Park. On arriving, we were welcomed to a very clean chalet and towel art. The resort itself is also well maintained. The staff are very friendly and quick to respond to any issues - our breaker tripped which left us without electricity but... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and generous staff compliments. Unfortunately Sanbonani has had a few setbacks with regard to network providers and cables for the WiFi, we apologise for the inconvenience, having said that the Board are looking at a few options that will solve the WiFi problem permanently. In the meantime and for your convenience we are happy... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Visit Sanbonani Resort near Hazyview for a fiew days and from the moment we arrived there, it was an inforgetable experience. The chalets where superb and spotless clean, the facilities were excellent and well kept and all the staff were extremely friendly and helpfull. It was a visit I never will forget and I recommend this resort to anybody. It's... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and we really appreciate the time taken to review Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa. Our staff are motivated and happy that you had a wonderful holiday with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards - Resort Management More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Sanbonani never disappoints us. We have been staying at Sanbonani for the last 9 plus years for our December trips to the Kruger. Sanbonani is close to the Phabeni gate of the Kruger, so you can be in the park as soon as the gates open at 5:30am. If the kids don't want to go into the Kruger, we feel... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa, on behalf of management and staff we really appreciate your kind words, we strive for service excellence. The hippos have been active on the Resort during the winter and it is a privilege and so special to to be able to see them. We want to share... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We got booked in here by our Tour Operator kurt Safari for 4 nights and it was a great choice of them. The Resort has everything we needed. Okay the rooms could be a bit bigger but have everything we expected and normally you are not there to spend all day in the room, right? :-) The Resort is also... More 

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

On behalf of Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa, especially the Restaurant chef and staff we thank you for taking the time to write a review and your kind words. We look forward to being of service to you and welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Sanbonani Resort More 

Western Cape, South Africa
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34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Sanbonani is conveniently located close to the Kruger Park for day trips. The resort is well maintained and the friendly staff are available to deal with any queries or requirements that a visitor may need. The chalets are fully equipped and provide an enjoyable level of comfort. I can certainly recommend this resort

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Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, the staff at Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa appreciate your remarks and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Resort Management More 

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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Our chalet overlooks a river and trees gurgling water and birds the swimming pool is large clean and warm bar service at pool security is also good but not seen staff all helpful and friendly many amenities too. Resturant bar etc. And very near to Kruger Park cheers John

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Thank triproyce
Agnes1242, Manager at Sanbonani Resort, responded to this review

Dear John, many thanks for your kind words. Management and staff of Sanbonani Resort Hotel & Spa are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Sanbonani Resort Management More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Well equipped chalets are situated on the banks of The Sabie and Sand Rivers and comprise of 64 two bedroom chalets and 22 three bedroom chalets. The fully equipped chalets are serviced on a daily basis. With Microwave, shower and a limited Hotel Bouquet DSTV. In addition, each chalet has its own braai area on the patio and a covered parking bay nearby. For your convenience a HOT SPOT is available in the reception area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sanbonani Resort

Address: | off Stormvoel Road, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: $93 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sanbonani Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Sanbonani Hotel Hazyview
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Hazyview
#5 Family Hotel in Hazyview
#5 Romantic Hotel in Hazyview
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“We would have liked to have seen the wandering hippo but weren't fortunate enough to stay were they wander...”
 of 5 bubbles ReneS52, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We found our chalet in a quiet area.Overlooking the river.”
 of 5 bubbles Trip-adv_SA, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Although some of the furniture in our unit was a bit old, we have noted that upgrades to units were taking place.”
 of 5 bubbles cvppvth2015, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Timeshare chalets on the Sabie River side (no 28+) are better than on the Sand River side.”
 of 5 bubbles Farrarmere, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a chalet on the Sabie River. The Sand River is just a trickle at this point.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulieSoynuts, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
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