African Rock Lodge
Hoedspruit, Valley of the Olifants - Accommodation
African Rock Lodge in Hoedspruit
As in nature, everything at African Rock Lodge exists in harmony to blend into the bush and you are immediately aware of a feeling of calm and renovating spirit. You will stay in a luxurious suite with a private patio; awake to the calls of the birds and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast on our outside patio. Each suite offers an en-suite bathroom with everything you can dream of, as well as Internet access and thorough cleanliness that one would expect of a luxurious bush lodge.
Have a drink in the lapa or our bar, take a plunge in our sparking pool, dine in the open dining room or in our boma and enjoy great walks to discover the surrounding nature. What you will find as an unexpected surprise is the unsurpassed hospitality of your hosts. Dinners can be arranged a day in advance.
Prepare yourself for conversation, kindness, helpfulness, generosity and a twinge of sadness when you must finally leave. Thrilling safaris and breathtaking tours, lavish settings and decadent cuisine combined with Gerard's and Yvonne's famous hospitality ensure that each and every guest experiences true African magic during their stay.
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Facilities available at African Rock Lodge,Hoedspruit, Valley of the Olifants
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Credit Card Facilities
- Indoor Fireplace
- Laundry Facilities
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Womens Day Weekend
- Big 5
- Big 6
- Big 7
- Bird Watching
- Canoeing / Kayaking
- Climbing - Traditional
- Game Drives
- Horse Riding
- River Rafting/Expedition
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 30° 59' 19" E / 24° 20' 37" S
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Driving to African Rock Lodge in Hoedspruit, Valley of the Olifants
|Departing: O.R. Tambo International Airport|
|Address: O.R. Tambo International Airport, O R Tambo Airport Rd, Johannesburg, 1627, South Africa|
|Distance: 0.3 km / Duration: 5 hours 0 mins|
|1.||Head northwest||0.5 km|
|2.||Keep left at the fork to continue on Exit 46, follow signs for R21 N/City Center/Kempton Park/Pretoria and merge onto R21|
Partial toll road
|3.||Take exit 43 for Voortrekker Road toward Kempton Park/M96||0.5 km|
|4.||Turn right onto Voortrekker Rd||83 m|
|5.||Turn right at the 1st cross street||25 m|
|6.||Merge onto R21 via the ramp to R24/Johannesburg/O R Tambo International Airport|
|7.||At the interchange 429A-Rietfontein, keep left and follow signs for N12 toward Witbank|
Partial toll road
|8.||Merge onto N4|
|9.||Take the exit toward R33||0.6 km|
|10.||Keep left at the fork and merge onto R33||2.9 km|
|11.||Turn right onto Steven Masango St||0.3 km|
|12.||Continue onto R540||32.0 km|
|13.||Continue onto Lion Cachet St||0.5 km|
|14.||Continue onto Hugenoten St||1.5 km|
|15.||Continue onto R540||52.3 km|
|16.||Turn left onto R36||2.3 km|
|17.||Continue straight onto Viljoen St||0.6 km|
|18.||Turn left onto Buhrmann St||0.8 km|
|19.||Turn right onto De Clercq St/R36/R37|
Continue to follow R36
|20.||Continue straight onto R527||32.0 km|
|21.||Turn right onto Klaserie Rd/R40||0.8 km|
|22.||Turn left||68 m|
|23.||Turn left||0.2 km|
|24.||Turn left||0.5 km|
|25.||Turn right toward Knoppiesdoring Rd||0.2 km|
|26.||Turn left toward Knoppiesdoring Rd||49 m|
|27.||Turn left onto Knoppiesdoring Rd||0.3 km|
|28.||Turn right||3.3 km|
|29.||Turn right onto Ghwarrie Rd|
Destination will be on the left
Nearest Airport & Flights
O.R. Tambo International Airport - Johannesburg+ FIND FLIGHT TO Johannesburg
OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg is the busiest airport in South Africa and Africa, with about 17 million passengers coming through every year. Johannesburg International as it was known previously, was renamed in 2006 to honour the memory of Oliver Reginald Tambo, contributor to the liberation of South Africa.
OR Tambo International Airport is 20-minutes away from the eastern suburbs of Johannesburg and 45 minutes from Sandton unless you take the gautrain which takes only 15 minutes to get to Sandton.
Reviews for African Rock Lodge
This place, ooh man is soooo perfect. The staff are so friendly andyou served by the owners and they are so friendly. If you want a quiet peace place, surrounded by nature that's the place you should go to. perfect
Perfect hospitality, everything was amazing!Dinner and breakfast were great, and the whole place is designed to the small details!
Lovely and relaxed place to stay. Excellent hosts.
Beautiful guest house African style. Friendly owners. Thank you Sander Juliet & Emily. We will come back :)
The ultimate holiday experience. Definitely recommended
Absolutely amazing And peaceful atmosphere. A great way to start a new year!!! Friendly hosts.I could stay here for another week!!
I've been in African rock lodge for a couple of days and i had a lovely experience. The staffs are comprehensives and receptives. You can feel inside frica, because the decoration and style of rooms. I strongly recomend this acommodation.
Stayed for for four days . Everything was perfect. We welcomed by Juliet with smile Sanders followed and greet us with our language Sepedi and he is Belgian. Breakfast was mouth watering. Hospitality we got from the host and their staff was superb. African rock is home away from home.The estate is safe n cool.
Excellent couple as owners who is present full time. Warm relaxed atmosphere. Clean neat and tidy. Dinnertime braai is amazing as an extra. Situated perfectly!
"Great hosts and perfect dinner"
Situated in the Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, you can find some wild animals around (wildebeests, giraffes, zebra) and enjoy your stay at this comfortable and lovely Lodge with fantastic hosts - thank you very much for a lovely evening with outstanding food, a familiar atmosphere and great conversations. Do not even consider dinning outside but enjoy the service of Yvonne and Gerard
Thank you to our wonderful hosts Yvonne & Gerard. We were only meant to stay for one night but ended up staying another night. Our whole weekend was perfect, Thank you African Rock Lodge! We will recommend this beautiful place to anyone! Definitely an awesome experience!
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