Our holiday house in Sout Africa is called Blaaskans, which literally means a moment to rest/
relax. This is exactly the intention while visiting villa Blaaskans/South Africa.
The villa is provided with three large bedrooms. The master bedroom is the largest bedroom, in this room you can find a double bed and it has also been provided with a luxury bathroom. Bedroom two has a beautiful double four-poster bed and has been provided with sliding doors to the adjoining terrace. Bathroom three has been provided with two single beds. All bedrooms have a ventilator and an airconditioning system.
The villa offers a large living with sliding doors on both sides, for you to optimally enjoy the fantastic view. In the living you can find a spacious corner seat, comfy chairs and a fireplace. Adjoining to the living there is the open kitchen, including a gas burner with 5 rings, oven, microwave, electric kettle, coffee-maker, toaster, American fridge with cold water tap and an ice cube machine. In the room next to the kitchen (scullary) you can find the dishwasher, washing machine and drier. In short having all facilities.
Villa Blaaskans has two spacious bathrooms, of which one on the master bedroom. This bathroom includes a bath, rain shower and double washbasin. The other bathroom is located between bedroom two and three. Both bathrooms adjoin one of the two outdoor showers with a fabulous view on the Drakensbergen and the Bush.
Outside you can find several terraces, equipped with deck chairs and a lounge-set directly adjoining the private pool. At the front of the villa you can find a double carport.
Villa Blaaskans is located on an own nature reserve (Zandspruit) where several harmless animals walk around. It is possible to be eye to eye with a giraffe or a zebra during an evening stroll. Even around the villa you can encounter wild (harmless) animals, this way you can experience the animals from real close.
From the villa it’s approximately a 5 minute drive to the village of Hoedspruit. The village has everything you may need, there are 2 supermarkets, 3 restaurants, an Internet café and several clothing stores.
The village is surrounded by several nature reserves and therefore it is very safe. Villa Blaaskans lies at a 45 minute drive of the famous Kruger Park and the Blyde River Canyon.
A random selection of the different activities near (max. 45 minute drive) villa Blaaskans are:
- Evening safari and luxury dinner at Kapama Game Reserve
- Walking with lions in a Big 5 reserve at Tshukudu Game Reserve
- Take the car for a safari through the famous Kruger Park
- Feed and caress a hippo with Jessica the Hippo
- Horseback riding through nature at African Dream Horse Riding
- Riding an elephant at the Elephant Wishpers
- Flying in a balloon across the South African landscape
- Get explanations about wild animals and experience them from close by at the revalidation centre Moholoholo
- Splendid views and polished rock formations at the Blyde River Canyon
All the abovementioned activities can be booked with our contact so you can make your holiday to South Africa an unforgettable one. For pictures of the abovementioned activities you can refer to:
You are guided; the whole trip, from away ‘till home, so you can enjoy a carefree stay. The friendly service - both in the Netherlands as in South Africa - allows you to enjoy carefree the most relaxed period of your life. When you fly from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit, you will be picked up there. You are brought to the car rental and then you will be guided to the villa. There you will be welcomed and you will receive information about the villa. Each Wednesday the house is cleaned and the linnen changed. This is also an opportunity for you to have your clothes washed and ironed. Furthermore one can take care of booking activities and giving tips. When you want to have the fridge filled upon arrival, this is possible; just inform us what you want and the day you arrive whatever you have ordered will be put cold.
Apart from all activities the villa is ideal to completely relax; villa Blaaskans is also very suitable for a honeymoon or trip through South Africa.
If you have any questions about the activities, facilities in the area or other questions, feel free to contact us or check our website:
Also international guests (outside the Netherlands) are more than welcome! Staying in villa Blaaskans is no problem, we can answer your questions in English without any problem.
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