Set in beautiful grounds and enjoying the shade of baobab, fig and acacia trees of the Colonial-style Perry’s Bridge Trading Post Centre, Perry’s Bridge Hollow is an elegant boutique hotel minutes away from the world-famous Kruger National Park and within a short drive to the Panorama Route and its many attractions in South Africa’s Mpumalanga Province.
- Minutes from South Africa’s jewel – Kruger National Park
- Short drive to Panorama Route attractions like Blyde River Canyon and Bourke’s Luck Potholes
- Excellent base from which to explore the Lowveld
- Trading Post Centre and its shops on your doorstep
- Traditional Shangaan Cultural Evenings
- Elephant Whisper’s interactive experience
- Numerous Lowveld attractions and activities
Set in lovely gardens shaded by towering indigenous trees, Perry’s Bridge Hollow Boutique Hotel is in the heart of colonial-style Perry’s Bridge Trading Post and Lifestyle Centre, minutes away from many of Lowveld’s attractions.
There are 31 spacious twin rooms and three family suites, each fully air-conditioned and en-suite with indoor and outdoor showers, mini-safes, tea and coffee making facilities, mini-fridges and your own private patio looking out over the Lowveld or the tranquil swimming pool.
Onsite restaurants and shops
Perry’s Afro-chic Kuka Restaurant serves sumptuous meals – breakfasts, lunches, dinners, coffees and cakes as well as delicious cocktails. The Trading Post also offers a selection of coffee shops and restaurants, clothing boutiques and everything from a deli, curio shop, décor store and hairdresser to a tourist info centre. There’s also an animal farm, playground for children and a Tree-Top Skyways Challenge – something for all ages.
Spoilt for Choice
There’s so much to do in and around Hazyview. For starters, it’s minutes to the famous Kruger National Park – arguably the most game-diverse park in Africa. It’s a short drive from here to the many well-known unusual sites and scenic attractions of the Panorama Route:
- Blyde River Canyon
- Pilgrim’s Rest
- God’s Window
- Bourke’s Luck Potholes
- Three Rondavels
- Mac-Mac, Berlin, Lisbon and other picturesque waterfalls
Also nearby are two unique attractions: the Shangaan River Club where you can experience a night of Shangaan tribal song and dance as you feast on a traditional African banquet – and Elephant Whisper’s experience where you can ride and interact with these amazing, gentle giants.
There are also numerous activities on offer in the area: paintballing, quad biking, abseiling, rafting, white water tubing, kayaking, hot air ballooning, microlight, helicopter flights, horse riding, boat cruises, visits to reptile parks, chimpanzee sanctuaries and more. Let us know what grabs your imagination and we’ll be happy to suggest how best to do them.
By car: It’s about a 4.5-hour drive on the N4 from Johannesburg, via Nelspruit. Road transfers are also available.
By air: Daily flights connect to Nelspruit’s Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) from where it’s another hour’s drive to Perry’s Bridge. It’s about 1.25 hours from Hoedspruit’s Eastgate Airport. Meet and greet transfers are available from the lodge.
Our Take on Perry’s Bridge
Well-located, quaint and charming, Perry’s Bridge Boutique Hotel is perfectly situated for you to set out and explore the Lowveld and its myriad attractions and activities. As part of the Seasons in Africa group, you can look forward to superb levels of hospitality and service.
- Full English breakfast
- All drinks and beverages
- Curio shop purchases
- Telephone calls
- Government levy
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