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Little Carthage Hoedspruit

View from kitchen onto pool deck
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Chalet -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Hoedspruit, Limpopo Province
Situated on the banks of the Olifants river, within a 1000 hectare Nature Reserve with giraffe, zebra, nyala, waterbuck, kudu, jackal, warthog, wildebeest, crocodiles, hippo's etc.
The thatched chalet is open-plan with a kitchen with a fridge, a queen-size bed, and a loft with twin beds. There is a steep ladder to the loft so not suitable for very small children or older folks. There is an enclosed bathroom with a toilet, hand basin and shower.
Next to the chalet is an open kitchen overlooking the pool and pool deck. It has a large fridge and a gas oven / stove. The pool deck has braai facilities and an eight seater table under shade.
The 2 sleeper thatched rondavel is on the other side of the kitchen. The bathroom is only separated by a half wall, and there is no kitchen. Cooking needs to be done in the open kitchen.
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Listing #FKN3287508
About the Owner
Heather W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

We had a lovely time, and everything was great. The house is inside a nature reserve with resident impalas, wildebeests, giraffes and much more - you see these when driving up or going for a walk. We saw hippos and crocs in the river after...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

This was our third stay, and from the first time we entered Little Carthage, we felt at home, a holiday like no other. Heather, You and your family and staff are so warm and friendly, you are so sensitive to everybodys needs and our stays...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2015

There are very few places that you can still go to in South Africa that feel this remote. The accommodation is modest which adds to the charm of the destination. The manageress is extremely friendly and helpful and the same goes for the staff. If...More

Thank Riccardo V
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Showers
    2 Queens
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About the neighbourhood
Little Carthage has the river in front and the African bush behind, with nothing but nature around you for miles. Hoedspruit has mild winters and hot summers, with summer rainfall. Summer temperatures can be 40 deg C (104 deg F), perfect for swimming or the air conditioner comes in handy.
Just 90 km's drive away is the Kruger National Park, or explore the Blyde river canyon. Other nearby attractions are Jessica the Hippo 30 km's away, experience a real live hippo that you can feed and pet, or the Moholoholo wildlife rehabilitation center where you can pet a live cheetah.
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How to get there
Airport: Eastgate: 48.0 km
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