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    Utopia in Africa

    6 Daleen St. | Sonheuwel, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good12%
    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    This is a great place to stay, lovely views and cool breeze. It is out side Nelspruit and at a higher location so benefits from cooler air and views. Rooms are large well appointed and tasteful. The owners are charming. They encourage genet cats and...More

    Thank PoitouCharentesphoto
    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    Guesthouse high on the hills near Nelspruit, conveniently located a mere 10 minute drive from i'langa mall. We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend here. The whole place, from the rooms to the lounge/reception area, is characterized by an eccentric and personal style. Very nice pool terrace...More

    Thank Mohnomishe
    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    Utopia in Africa was truly utopia! Patricia, the owner, made us feel so at home, when our vacation was interrupted with a family member's hospitalization nearby. She turned lemons into lemonade with her graciousness, taught us so much about South Africa, and we were able...More

    Thank Catherine B
    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    Very friendly, helpful staff and owner. Stunning deck to overlook the nature reserve and enjoy the view and drinks. The decor and especially the paintings and interesting mobiles make this a beautiful place to stay both inside and out. Little touches of attention to detail...More

    1  Thank Karen G
    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    Very classy decor with beautiful festive decorations, Excellent breakfast and dinner. Loved the nocturnal visitors. Quiet situation. Excellent final stay on our amazing holiday in the Kruger Park area.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 94 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Nelspruit
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    • Utopia In Africa Nelspruit
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