Quick Holiday Overview
Exceptional value for a lovely 3 night getaway!
The Blue Train route between Pretoria and Hoedspruit is a unique experience. Running only a couple of times per year you will traverse beautiful landscape and spectacular scenery.
The Blue Train has an aura of mystique about it. Kings and presidents have travelled on this magnificent moving five-star hotel. It's route take guests through some of the most breath-taking countryside to be found anywhere in the world. As the ever-changing scenery flashes past the windows, guests can savour exquisite meals freshly prepared on board by top chefs. Your meals are complemented by the best wines South Africa has to offer. The suites on The Blue Train live up to its reputation for magnificence and splendour. The finest bed linen, marble tiles and gold fittings in the bathrooms and sheer opulence all ensure that guests will never forget their journey, where a team of highly qualified and specially trained hospitality staff attend to guests every need.
When you choose to travel on The Blue Train, you choose to travel in a world of grace, elegance and romance...
Makalali Main Lodge is a newly built 4 star lodge, comprising of 30 comfortably designed superior rooms all with en-suite bathrooms, with indoor and outdoor showers. The rooms are air-conditioned and feature luxurious interiors with classic leather and wood furnishings. Makalali Main Lodge's central area is strikingly designed with rustic structures that effortlessly redirect the outside elements indoors. Guests can enjoy an array of African cuisine in the main dining area, with its characteristic dual aspect fireplace that connects the bar lounge and dining area. The outside area is distinctively designed around the natural surrounds with a spacious deck area built around indigenous trees, overlooking a watering hole. Equally spectacular is the large crystal blue rim flow pool. Enjoy an evening under the Africa night sky from the elegantly designed boma area and listen to the wildlife come alive. The Spa offers a variety of therapeutic treatments, assured to restore mind body and soul, unwind and take in the echoes of the African bush.
Please note: valid on selected set departures:
Pretoria to Hoedspruit:15 - 16 June, 13 - 14 July, 10 - 11 August, 19 - 20 October and 14 - 15 December 2018.