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The Cycad Lodge & Chalets

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The decor and interior was mordern and beautiful. The place is well mainstream, very clean and comfortable. The staff wee pleasant and helpful. There is a lovely pool for hot summers and they provide facilities for barbecues at the pool.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Cycad Lodge always offers professional and great service. We've visited twice, once for pleasure and once for business and both occasions the stay was excellent. As a Muslim family that travels often, finding Halaal meals out of the major cities can become a challenge, so Cycad Lodge is always a great option for us

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed from 24th evening till 27th of December for 3 nights at cycad lodge. 2 families. Room 21 and 22. Arrival and check in was quick and easy. Receptionist helpful, friendly and welcoming. They had Someone to help us to the rooms with luggage. We had booked 2 one bedroom houses Very spacious well decorated with modern finishings,and extremely...

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empangeni
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely two night stay Comfortable little luxury Clean neat and modern Breakfast was good and was halal Staff were very obliging The only negative feedback was there was no telephone in the room for ordering or housekeeping

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 24 October 2016

excellent all round service. the staff were accommodating to our requests. very peaceful surrounding and hotel rules for noise levels were strictly adhered to. there is not much further I can mention. I will definitely recommend this hotel.

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Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have stayed a couple of times during weekend trips to Nelspruit. The lodge is quite big and provides a wide number of rooms. It it close to Ilanga Mall and other stores. The service is good and is quite affordable.

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Gorinchem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Cycad lodge is much overrated, price quality simply not right. The rooms are spacious but the furnishings are old. Bathrooms small and old as well. Not a place i woukd stay again, regardless the fact the staff was very friendly and helpfull.

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Centurion
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lodge that caters to the Muslim community. Alcohol is not allowed on the premises. As a result no pork based meals. I was not happy to see staff being made to kneel on the floor to clean. Breakfast is very basic, minute steaks are not my favourite at breakfast time. Just hard to digest. The facilities are...

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Thank Milli S
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Excellent place to stay. Well priced and well maintained. Restaurant served great food. Staff extremely friendly and willing to go the extra mile. Good value for money - ideal for visiting the Mpumalanga sights. I can imagine that it would be also good for a business trip.

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Really pleasant and great staff, always had a smile on their face! Rooms neat and clean, bathrooms also done in good taste. Beautiful garden, good food and good value for your money! Keep it up guys!!!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cycad, situated 370km's east of Johannesburg, nestled in the heart of Mpumulanga's capital, Nelspruit. The lodge boasts a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere in contrast to the buzz outside, where the city's malls, theatre, and business district are conveniently a stone throw away. The Cycad is the perfect combination of corporate and holiday. Brought about with years of planning, this dream see's the family getaway, and businessman's needs evolve in one. Guests can expect a warm welcome, with service being of top priority. The ambience set is one of low lighting and luxury, with accommodation masked by the botanical feel of the Cycad gardens, instilling a warm sense of security and privacy. For a more intimate view, enter the Gallery & Virtual Tour section and experience for yourself how best Cycad can suite you or your family's needs, from our Standard, Executive or Honeymoon package, to Family Unit and Self-Catering Chalet's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cycad Lodge & Chalets

Address: 17 B Koraalboom Avenue | West Acres, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
Price Range: ₹ 4,843 - ₹ 6,741 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cycad Lodge & Chalets 4*
Number of rooms: 66
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“For families,the self catering apartments are awesome as they have a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles 346natashaa, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are a variety of units which include self-catering units with kitchenette and two or three rooms, double bathroom, lounge area, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles deonjrensburg, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms next to swimming pool are relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles hafeezam2015, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If you have a Halaal food preference then this hotel is one you should consider.”
 of 5 bubbles JenCas, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
“carry pool towels....only bath towels provided”
 of 5 bubbles MuslimFamily786, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
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