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Address:
R40 Road, 38km after White River,
7km before Hazyview,
Mpumalanga,
South Africa,
1242

Protea Hotel Hazyview


THREE STAR HAZYVIEW HOTEL, GOD'S WINDOW
MPUMALANGA, SOUTH AFRICA

The Protea Hotel Hazyview is a country-style getaway situated in the picturesque South African province of Mpumalanga. While only a few minutes' drive from the world-acclaimed Kruger National Park and relatively close to surrounding cities and towns, this hotel is isolated and private, cordoned off from the commotion of city living within 10 acres of stunning garden. In addition, it is perched atop one of the Mpumalanga hills, elevating it from the world below.

Guests of the Protea Hotel Hazyview will be reassured in the knowledge that malaria is not a risk in this area. In addition, the weather is temperate and pleasant all year round. This makes for the ideal family retreat.

Accommodation

Accommodation at the Protea Hotel Hazyview comprises 92 rooms, each tastefully furnished. All of the rooms are large and have views of the gardens. Each room is equipped with an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning unit or heater and ceiling fan, television with satellite channels, safe (electronic), telephone and a tea- and coffee station.

In addition, guests can arrange for a same-day laundry service and have access to safe parking at no extra cost.

Facilities

Many facilities have been put into place to ensure that guests of the Protea Hotel Hazyview have plenty to see and do during their stay in Mpumalanga. These include:
  • Swimming pool
  • Maroela Bar and Lounge - a trendy venue in which to relax or catch up with friends and colleagues
  • Letaba Restaurant - sample delicious fare in the restaurant or on its ample terrace
  • Barbecue - have a traditional South African "braai" under the black African skies
  • Conference venues - large enough to accommodate 150 delegates for meetings or wedding receptions
  • Tennis courts - floodlit for cool evening games
  • Games rooms
  • Volleyball courts
  • Pool room
  • Boma - a boma is a traditional place of meeting. At Protea Hotel Hazyview, guests can arrange exclusive use as they watch African dancers and enjoy traditional dishes. Terms and conditions apply.
Nearby facilities and activities include:
  • Windsurfing
  • White water rafting
  • Horse riding
  • Hiking
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Golfing
Attractions

The Kruger National Park is certainly one of the area's most popular and frequented attractions. This reserve is home to thousands of animal and plant species, including the Big Five (Lions, Elephants, Buffaloes, Leopards and Rhinos). Game drives through the various sections of this park are offered throughout the day and after dark to allow guests maximum exposure to as many different species as possible. Kruger is only a 15-minute drive from the Protea Hotel Hazyview, making this hotel one of the most in-demand facilities in the country.

Should guests prefer to explore their surrounds, they are guaranteed of stunning views around the hotel. Waterfalls and awe-inspiring mountains characterise the local terrain and make for beautiful day trips.

Other popular attractions include the Blyde River Canyon, God's Window, Pilgrims Rest, the Panorama Route (through the Drakensberg), Bourkes Luck Potholes, the Pinnacle, Bridal Veil, Horseshoe, Berlin and Lisbon Falls, Echo and Sudwala Caves, Sabie Forestry Museum and the Lowveld Botanical Gardens.

Location

The Protea Hotels Hazyview is a four-hour drive from Johannesburg and the OR Tambo International Airport. From the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport follow the road to White River and take the R40 north. On the R40 road, 38 km after White River and 7 km before Hazyview.

The following routes are recommended
  • From Johannesburg - N12 towards Witbank, after which the road becomes the N4 to Nelspruit
  • From Pretoria - N4 towards Witbank, after which the road becomes the N4 to Nelspruit
  • Stay on the N4 towards Nelspruit, passing Witbank, the Middelburg toll gate (R27), Shell Ultra City, Middelburg, Belfast, Engen One Stop, Milly's Star stop with BJs Restaurant, Machadodorp and the Machadodorp Tollgate (R47), Waterval Boven, Waterval Onder and the Sappi Station at Ngodwana
  • When entering Nelspruit, carry on past the first and second set of traffic lights (you'll see the Mercure and the Formula One Hotels on your right)
  • Turn left at the third set of traffic lights (with slipway) onto the R40 Road. The Town Lodge and Road Lodge are on your right hand side before turning at this intersection
  • Proceed on this road ( R40) to White River
  • Upon entering White River, turn Left at the first traffic light( with slipway), marked Uplands College
  • 200m further is the next traffic light, turn right (marked Hazyview, Bagdad Cafe, Kruger National Park etc)
  • Pass through the first traffic light. At the second traffic light, the road reconnects with the R40. Turn left towards Hazyview (with slipway). You'll see the bus terminal on your left
  • Carry on straight on the R40, passing the Bagdad Cafe and Greenway Woods on your left hand side
  • Proceed straight on towards Hazyview and, about 38 kilometres after White River, (7km before Hazyview) on the right hand side of the road, you will see the Protea Hotel Hazyview sign