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Where to sleep near the Blyde River Canyon: the 4 best hotels

Graskop is the best base for exploring the area north of Johannesburg. This small town in South Africa is ideally located for visiting the waterfall route and Pilgrim's Rest, the town of the gold rush. You can also set off from Graskop for the day to discover the spectacular Blyde River Canyon and all its geological formations like God's Window, Bourke's Luck Potholes or even The Three Rondavels.Whether in the city or in the countryside, we give you all our recommendations for sleep in the best hotels in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon.

Zur alten Mine: the hotel with the best value for money to sleep near the Blyde River Canyon

Zur alten Mine: the best value for money hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Zur alten Mine: the best value for money hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa

The small wooden chalets of Zur alten mine in the middle of the woods look like a fairy tale. Only a few minutes from Graskop, this accommodation is the hotel with the best value for money near Blyde River Canyon. The setting is idyllic and you can walk in the gardens, around the pond or even walk to an old mine. The chalets are clean, well appointed and comfortable. No complaints. Our welcome was warm and the manager gave us lots of useful advice for visiting the essential sites of the region.

The + : Zur alten Mine is very close to the Blyde river canyon.

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Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge: a hotel nestled in nature near Graskop

Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa

If Zur alten Mine is full, then Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge is a good alternative. Like Zur Alten Mine, this hotel is located at the exit of Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in the midst of nature. Although a little more expensive, it is also more opulent. It offers a swimming pool in summer, a mini-golf course and even a game of pétanque! In winter, you will appreciate the fireplace in your room. This lodge is for you if you seek tranquility !

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Graskop Hotel: the city's good budget plan to visit the waterfall route

Graskop Hotel: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Graskop Hotel: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Graskop Hotel: the best Graskop hotel near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa

If you want to sleep in the city, Graskop does not offer many choices but you can rest at affordable prices at Graskop Hotel. More expensive than chalets or lodges outside of town, it is nonetheless one of the cheapest hotels in Graskop while still offering quality accommodation. We assure you that you will not find a hotel with a best value for money in the city center! The rooms are comfortable, the warm welcome and the swimming pool pleasant in summer.

The + : The hotel is very close to the route des cascades.

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Dar Amane Guest Lodge: the best hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon

Dar Amane Guest Lodge: the best hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Dar Amane Guest Lodge: the best hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Dar Amane Guest Lodge: the best hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
Dar Amane Guest Lodge: the best hotel in Graskop near the Blyde River Canyon in South Africa

Dar Amane Guest Lodge is without a doubt the best hotel close to Blyde River Canyon. It is a very spacious B&B (Guest House) decorated in an African style. More expensive than our other recommendations, the guesthouse offers a romantic setting with log fire and candle light dinner. In addition, you are close to one of the best restaurants in Graskop! If the price is within your budget, why deprive yourself?

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