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Our wedding anniversary and our stressful life,demanded a break! We booked Dawsons as it was close to home,making it a short,non-tiring journey and we had been a good few years ago. The drive from the road to the Lodge was some distance though and the long grass along the gravel road,made any cars approaching difficult to see. We were welcomed...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a weekend getaway and was the most amazing time, that I went back and sent my parents as well! The staff are friendly and super helpful but keep their distance to give you privacy. The place was intimate yet never felt overcrowded. Rooms are beautifully decorated and spacious with a patio overlooking the tranquil surroundings. There is lots...

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2Thank Q-Raisha
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Dawson's is an undiscovered gem where staff have been a part of the venue for so many years that they are a large part of what is to offer. Friendly caring and very special, this was my fourth time and I hope to be fortunate enough to make it many more.

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1Thank Nucleus2006
Hartbeespoort
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Describe the service you experienced: We were looked after exceptionally well from Msoni calling in the dark to find out if we are safe and how far away we were, to the directions we received; to the welcome at the turn-off to the cottage; to the service staff who met all our needs for a braai fire and for helping...

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1Thank marjoriej2017
Mbabane
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I would recommend Dawson's to anyone who wants to get away and have some peace and quite in a luxurious setting!! The staff are exceptional and they made every effort to accommodate our dietary needs. We took our mountain bikes and have an awesome ride and later the kids went fishing!! Great weekend and so close to Nelspruit

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1Thank 965carab
Inverness
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Although a 40-minute car journey from Barberton, the road is excellent and well worth the time. The setting is magnificent at the end of a 5 Km track. The rooms are huge and very comfortable and the bathroom facilities big enough to through a party in. The food is great. The breakfast choice is one of the largest - and...

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1Thank Highlander24
Lancashire, England
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We booked this as a one night stopover on a long drive and hadn't really researched it but were very pleasantly amazed at the whole place. A beautiful location, lovely exceptionally appointed main lodge with a country house feel and then an outdoor pool with great views. Our bedroom was extremely big, bathroom the same and an outside terrace. You...

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1Thank GraemeLancashire
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great Location, exceptionally friendly staff, magical atmosphere, Great Food - staying there felt like a Time Journey as the property still conserves the old farm House, definitely Would Go there again, our stay this Time was far too Short

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1Thank Aylin D
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The lodge and grounds are absolutely gorgeous, the swimming pool area is breath-taking and views of the surrounding hills were spectacular! We received a friendly greeting on arrival from Zef who was fantastic throughout. The room was lovely and clean but certain functional things needed attention - plugs that don't fit the bath properly, doors to the outside balcony that...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great place, great accommodation and the staff were exceptionally friendly! The only thing that would have made an even greater stay would have been an aircondtioner in the room. We will definitely return for a longer stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge

Address: Nelshoogte Area, Barberton 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Barberton
Price Range: $187 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dawson's Game and Trout Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Request room facing the pool.Beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles drmjinap, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“'Mid-range' for cost but 'luxury' for standards and food”
 of 5 bubbles Highlander24, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The room closest to the main building is large and have a great view over the gardens with a patio on the side and a bay window.”
 of 5 bubbles RonelRogers, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Wifi in main lodge”
 of 5 bubbles Holidaymakerx2, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Lodge is out in the country so nothing but views out at the countryside. Room was spacious with little sitting area outside.”
 of 5 bubbles Steve_Hul, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
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