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Villa Blaaskans, Luxury Holiday Home with Pool at Wild Reserve at Kruger Park

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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Kruger National Park villa description

Our holiday home in South Africa is called Blaaskans, which means: a moment to breathe / to relax.
relax. That´s exactly what it is meant when visiting Villa Blaaskans/South Africa.

The villa has three large bedrooms. The master bedroom is the largest bedroom, this room contains a double bed and it is also equipped with a luxurious bathroom. Bedroom two has a beautiful double four-poster bed and it is also equipped with a sliding door to the adjoining terrace. Bedroom three has tow single beds. All bedrooms are equipped with a fan and climate control system.

The villa has a spacious living room with sliding doors, making it a a perfect place to enjoy the fantastic views. In the living there is a long corner sofa, comfortable chairs and a fire place. The living room adjoins the open kitchen, which is equipped with a 5-burner stove, oven, microwave, kettle, coffee maker, toaster, American fridge with an ice maker and cold water tap. In the room next to the kitchen (scullery) you find the dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. In short, fully equipped.

Villa Blaaskans includes tow spacious bathrooms, one is located in the master bedroom. The is bathroom includes a bath, rain shower and double sink. The other bathroom is situated between bedroom two and three. Both bathrooms are adjacent to one of the two rain showers with a phenomenal vies of the Drakensberg and the Bush.

Around you find several terraces equipped with sun loungers and a lounge set directly adjacent to the private pool. In front of the villa you will find a double carport.

Villa Blaaskans is located on a private nature reserve (Zandspruit) where you can find several strolling harmless animals. Thus, it is possible to face a giraffe or a zebra during an evening walk. Even around the villa you can encounter wild (harmless) animals, so you can experience the animals very closely.

From the villa it is a 5 minute drive to the village of Hoedspruit. In the village you can find everything you need, including 2 supermarkets, 3 restaurants, an internet cafe and several clothing stores.
The village is surrounded by several nature reserves and therefore it is very safe. Villa Blaaskans is located at a 45-minutes drive from the famous Kruger park and the Blyde River Canyon.

Some of the different activities nearby (max. 45 min driving) of Villa Blaaskans are
- Night Safari and luxurious dinner at Kapama Game Reserve
- Walking with lions in a Big 5 Reserve at Tschukudu Game Reserve
- Self-drive safari in the famous Kruger National Park
- Feed and stroke a hippo at Jessica the Hippo
- Horse driving through the nature at African Dream Horse Riding
- Ride on an elephant at the Elephant Wishpers
- Fly in an balloon over the South African landscape
- Get an explanation and get a close up of wildlife at the rehab Moholoholo
- Fantastic views and carved rock formations at the Blyde River Canyon

All of the above activities can be booked at our contacts so your holiday to South Africa will be unforgettable. Take a look at our website for pictures of the above activities.

Total Care;
You will be guided; the whole trip, from the start to the end, so you can enjoy a carefree stay. Through friendly service - both in the Netherlands as in South Africa - you can experience the most relaxing time of your life. When you are flying from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit, you will be picket op there. You will be taken to the car rental and guided to the villa. There you will be welcomed and you receive all the information about the villa. Every Wednesday the house is cleaned and the linen is changed. This is also an opportunity to have your clothes washed and ironed. In addition care can be taken for bookings and activities, and you can receive tips. If you want to have your fridge already filled upon arrival, let us know what you want and on the day of arrival is what you have ordered cold.

In addition to all the activities the villa is ideal to completely unwind, Villa Blaaskans is also perfect for a honeymoon or round trip through South Africa.

If you have any questions about the activities, facilities in the surroundings or other questions, please feel free to send us an email to info@villablaaskans.co.za or visit our website.

International guests (outside the Netherlands) are welcome! The stay in Villa Blaaskans is no problem, we can answer your questions in English without any problem.

Sincerely,
Family de Korte

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 250 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Car Optional
          • Daily Maid Service

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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          • The format consists of 3 large bedrooms, two have access to an outdoor shower. All bedrooms have air-conditioning and offer access to the deck through folding doors, that offers views to the Drakensberg and the Bush. For more information and pictures see: our website ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet, outdoor shower

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          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, bidet, outdoor shower

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          • Villa Blaaskans includes tow spacious bathrooms, one is located in the master bedroom. The is bathroom includes a bath, rain shower and double sink. The other bathroom is situated between bedroom two and three. Both bathrooms are adjacent to one of the two rain showers with a phenomenal vies of the Drakensberg and the Bush. For more information and pictures see: our website ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Around there are several terraces equipped with sun loungers and a lounge set directly adjacent to the private pool. In front of the villa you will find a double carport. For more information and pictures see: our website ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Rural
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Swimming
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Basic Soaps
              • Bottled Water
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Garage
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Parking
              • Safe
              • Security System
              • Shampoo
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

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              • Kitchenette
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
              • Jacuzzi
              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool:

                You will have a private heated swimming pool which is cleaned weekly....moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Detached
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Hele jaar
                      Dec 1 - Mar 5, 2016
                      5 night min stay
                      €214
                      €1,499 €4,099
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      De huurprijs is op basis van een weekprijs met 6 personen. De huurprijs voor een week is €1500 euro ongeacht het aantal personen. Er wordt korting gegeven op de huurprijs indien het verblijf langer dan een week is. Mocht u vragen hebben over de huurprijzen, stuur dan gerust een mail naar: info@villablaaskans.co.za of kijk op onze website: www.villablaaskans.co.za.

                      De huurprijzen zijn altijd incl

                      ndien u wilt overgaan tot het reserveren van de villa of voor meer informatie kunt u altijd mailen met: info@villablaaskans.co.za. Wij helpen u graag met al uw vragen.

                      Voor de aanbetaling houden we 20% van de totale huursom aan, daarbij moet het totale huurbedrag 2 weken voor vertrek op de rekening staan. Bij een boeking sturen wij u een contract en informatiemap toe, in het contract staan de kost


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                      Last updated: 09/28/2014
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                      Location

                      450 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Johannesburg Airport
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Hoedspruit Centre
                      2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Hoedspruit
                      4 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      Hoedspruit
                      4 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Hoedspruit Centre

                      Car: Necessary

                      Our holiday home in South Africa is called Blaaskans, which means in the South African language: a moment to breathe / to relax. That´s what we are trying to achieve with a stay at Villa Blaaskans, to unwind completely, but still enjoying the beautiful nature and the 'real' South Africa.

                      Villa Blaaskans was completed in early 2012 and is located on the outskirts of the city of Hoedspruit (Limpopo). The six-person villa is located in one of the most beautiful areas of South Africa and is part of the Zandspruit Bush and Aero Estate. The holiday home is located on 1,000 m2 private ground, which makes it an excellent place for ultimate peace and privacy during your vacation. At the Estate is many (harmless) wildlife like giraffes, zebras, monkeys and monkeys and gnus. Imagine: relaxing in the private pool while you are enjoying the beautiful creatures around you and the view from the terrace to the Drakensberg.

                      Villa Blaaskans is surrounded by a private nature reserve where you can find lots of (harmless) animals, even around the house it is possible to spot wildlife! In the vicinity of the villa there are many nature reserves where you find the Big 5. At the various nature reserves it is possible to book a jeep safari or safari walks. You can do a safari yourself as well, because the world-famous Kruger National Park is only 45 minutes away!

                      Besides all wildlife in the reserves all other existing nature is gorgeous as well, such as the comparison of the American Grand Canyon, the South African Blyde River Canyon! On the route to it you see various special vantage points where you can stop to enjoy the Canyon and the fantastic views.

                      Villa Blaaskans is located in the pleasant village Hoedspruit which is located in the Limpopo province. The village Hoedspruit has a lot to offer and is also called the 'safari village' of South Africa.

                      In Hoedspruit you can find everything you need on a vacation. There are 2 large supermarkets, 2 petrol stations, several car rental companies and some very nice restaurants where you can eat eat local and international food for little money!

                      KRUGERPARK

                      Hoedspruit is the last city on the way to the Kruger park. Therefore it is only 45 minutes to drive before you imagine yourself between the elephants, lions, leopards and other wild animals. The information package contains the opening hours, a map and you will discover hoe you can explore the Kruger park yourself.

                      The Kruger park is not only an adventure, around the holiday home you find several reserves that offer also safaris. What about a morning walk with 2 lions? Or an encounter with the world famous Jessica The Hippo?

                      Some of the different activities nearby (max. 45 min driving) of Villa Blaaskans are

                      - Night Safari and luxurious dinner at Kapama Game Reserve

                      - Walking with lions in a Big 5 Reserve at Tschukudu Game Reserve

                      - Self-drive safari in the famous Kruger National Park

                      - Feed and stroke a hippo at Jessica the Hippo

                      - Horse driving through the nature at African Dream Horse Riding

                      - Ride on an elephant at the Elephant Wishpers

                      - Fly in an balloon over the South African landscape

                      - Get an explanation and get a close up of wildlife at the rehab Moholoholo

                      - Fantastic views and carved rock formations at the Blyde River Canyon

                      When booking Villa Blaaskans you will receive an information folder where all the activities are explained. For pictures of the above activities please visit our website For questions about the activities or about the home you can always mail to: info@villablaaskans.co.za

                      Villa Blaaskans is rated with 9.8 at zoover.nl!

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2012

                      About the owner: After our first visit to South Africa we fell in love with the country. We then decided to build Villa Blaaskans. Villa Blaaskans is family owned and is rent the majority of the year. From the Netherlands the rental is administrated by Pim Douw and Anne de Korte. For questions please feel free to contact us. Sincerely, Family de Korte

                      The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                      A few unique benefits of a stay in Villa Blaaskans are: - Surrounded by harmless wild animals such as giraffes, zebras, impala's, kudus, etc. At safari around the house. - Fantastic view from the pool on the Drakensberg and Bush. - Private swimming pool - Prices are inclusive, know beforehand what you pay, no surprises afterwards - Personal guidance at location by our friendly host - Unique location between the Kruger park and Blyde River Canyon - Many safari options in the immediate vicinity - Near the tourist village: Hoedspruit where all amenities can be found - Eat lovely in the different restaurants in Hoedspruit - Luxury and finished level of the house are beautiful - Property is fully furnished - Weekly cleaning - Free WIFI and laundry - Comprehensive information guide prior to the trip - Very good reviews on Zoover, Homeaway and Tripadvisor


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                      Speaks: english, german, dutch

                       

                      Photos

                      • Villa Blaaskans

                        Villa Blaaskans

                      • Sitting area with fireplace

                        Sitting area with fireplace

                      • Bedroom 2

                        Bedroom 2

                      • 1 of 2 wonderful outdoor showers

                        1 of 2 wonderful outdoor showers

                      • High luxury finishes

                        High luxury finishes

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Safari in the nearby Kruger park

                        Safari in the nearby Kruger park

                      • Safari near Villa Blaaskans

                        Safari near Villa Blaaskans

                      • Impala's in the Kruger park

                        Impala's in the Kruger park

                      • A large elephant in the Kruger park

                        A large elephant in the Kruger park

                      • Fantastic view at God´s Window

                        Fantastic view at God´s Window

                      • Relax at the fireplace and a lovely South African wine

                        Relax at the fireplace and a lovely South African wine

                      • Surrounded by nature, privacy and harmless wildlife

                        Surrounded by nature, privacy and harmless wildlife

                      • Master bedroom with luxury en-suite bathroom

                        Master bedroom with luxury en-suite bathroom

                      • Heated swimming pool

                        Heated swimming pool

                      • Bedroom 3

                        Bedroom 3

                      • The swimming pool has views to the Drakensberg and the Bush

                        The swimming pool has views to the Drakensberg and the Bush

                      • Laundry room, with washing machine, dryer and dishwasher

                        Laundry room, with washing machine, dryer and dishwasher

                      • Kudu drinking from the swimming pool of Villa Blaaskans

                        Kudu drinking from the swimming pool of Villa Blaaskans

                      • Blyde River Canyon

                        Blyde River Canyon

                      • Beautiful sunset in South Africa

                        Beautiful sunset in South Africa

                      • Mother and baby during a safari

                        Mother and baby during a safari

                      • Non-dangerous wildlife around the villa

                        Non-dangerous wildlife around the villa

                      • Security guards in Kruger park

                        Security guards in Kruger park

                      €214 per night (EUR)
                      8

                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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