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Address: Road STBA, Sabie / Hazyview National Road S536, Kruger Park Area, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Cuckoo Ridge Country Retreat

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation In Hazyview

Situated in the heart of an indigenous forest this oasis of lawn and selected trees offers a tranquil setting overlooking a valley of lush greenery and adjacent fruit farms. The all-weather concrete access road winds its way through an indigenous landscape with the occasional sighting of Red Duiker, Bush Buck, vervet monkeys and bands of mongoose.

Relax in the sun by the rock pool or in the shade of the boma with a book from our library, your private covered veranda in your chalets offers views over the Majajekulo river valley. Braai (Barbeque) under the stars listening to the African night, on quiet nights the sound of running water from the Majajekulo river can be heard between the cries of the Bush babies as they go about their nocturnal lives. 

Cuckoo Ridge offers 5 chalets, each unique with their own character. Guests have the option of either bed and breakfast chalets or self-catering chalets. Each bed and breakfast chalet has either a king- or queen-size bed, an en-suite bathroom, and a private lounge. Each self-catering chalet has a fully equipped kitchen,  an open-plan lounge and dining area, and is equipped with a TV with selected DSTV channels, air-conditioning in the bedroom, a ceiling fan in the lounge, a hairdryer, and tea- and coffee-making facilities. All linen and towels are provided, along with gowns and cutlery and crockery. Guests have access to free WI-FI and covered parking.

Cuckoo Ridge is approximately 26 km from the Kruger National Park, entering through Phabeni Gate, and is approximately 3 km from the Sabie River Adventure Centre which offers river rafting, quad biking, horseback riding to name but a few. 

The Panorama Route offers day trip to God’s Window, Blyde River Canyon, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Pilgrims Rest, and various waterfalls.

  • air conditioner
  • air conditioner (all units)
  • bar fridge
  • bar fridge (some units)
  • big game (less than 30km)
  • Bird watching
  • bowls (less than 5km)
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - communal and onsite
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • canoeing (less than 5km)
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • ceiling fans
  • communal pool
  • DSTV in room (bring card)
  • DTSV in unit (bring card)
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • flat screen TV
  • Free Wi Fi
  • fridge in unit
  • fridge/ freezer
  • game drives (less than 30km)
  • games
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • hair dryer
  • heaters in unit
  • hiking (less than 5km)
  • horse riding (less than 5km)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • linen & towels provided
  • lock-up safe
  • microwave (some units)
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • private entrance
  • remote security
  • reptile park (less than 20km)
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • serviced
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite
  • wi-fi / hotspot

Directions: Routes via Nelspruit
Proceed from Johannesburg on the N12 towards Witbank, the N12 will become the N4 on route to Witbank, this is a toll road, with two toll points. The N4 continues through into Nelspruit. On entering Nelspruit follow the signs for White River on the R40, continue through White River following the R40 towards Hazyview, approximately 40km. On reaching the T junction turn left towards Hazyview continue through Hazyview until you see the signs for Sabie, turn left along the R536 towards Sabie (on the corner is the trading post Perrys Bridge) Cuckoo Ridge is 14km along the R536 to Sabie on the left hand side.

Directions : Routes via Belfast
Follow the same route out of Johannesburg, pass Witbank. This route encompasses only one toll point. Turn left from the N4 onto the R540 at Belfast, follow the signs for Dullstroom and Lydenburg, in Lydenburg follow the signs for the R37 to Long Tom Pass and Sabie. In Sabie follow the signs for Hazyview on the R536. Cuckoo Ridge is 30km from Sabie on the right hand side.

Both routes are approximately 4 hours from Johannesburg.
  • Languages Spoken At Establishment
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Bed Configuration
  • Francolin Self Catering Chalet (2 Guests) (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
  • Kingfisher Bed and Breakfast Chalet (2 Guests) (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - king
  • Loerie Bed and Breakfast Chalet (2 Guests) (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
  • Paradise Self Catering Chalet (2 Guets) (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
  • Sunbird Log Cabin (4 Guests + Sleeper couch Child) (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - twin
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    The following apply
    Exclusive / preferred service providers on call
    Restroom accessible
    Kitchen accessible
    Audio – visual equipment (request details)
    Food / beverage facilities for catering purposes
    Crockery and cutlery available for hire
    Catering done in-house
    Designated parking area
    Sufficient parking space
    Fully staffed (cleaning, servers etc.)
    Internet connection
    Wireless internet connection
    Air conditioning
    Good lighting that can be operated independently
    Liquor license
    Bar on-site
    A purpose-built and dedicated back entrance available for equipment loading and offloading
    Wheelchair friendly
    A specified area for coaches and buses to stop to allow delegates and guests to embark and disembark safely
    Dedicated storage space that can safely store event materials and equipment overnight
    Individual lockable storage available for storage of more valuable items
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