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from R 1,395
Casterbridge Hollow is Mpumalangas first green hotel, a concept that has evolved using the simplest and most basic of materials.<br /><br />Interior and exterior colours are reminiscent of romantic hillside villages in Provence and Tuscany and enhanced by richly textured baskets, sleek furnishings and designer fabrics that feature proteas and bokkies, giving the hotel an original handprint and convey its South African roots.<br /><br />All rooms have air-conditioning, heating and ceiling fans and are equipped with modern facilities, including telephones, flat-screen TVs, handcrafted furniture, luxurious linen and Charlotte Rys amenities. The rooms have balconies and verandas that overlook the pool and lush gardens.<br /><br />Guests are spoilt for choice with the scrumptious breakfasts on offer at Magnolia Caf. Upstairs at Magnolia Restaurant zesty cocktails and lunch and dinner menu promises a unique dining experience.<br /><br />Casterbridge Hollow Boutique Hotel, a mere 15-minute drive from the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, is ideal for the business traveller and is a convenient base from which tourists can access Kruger National Park and the Panorama Route.