Idle & Wild

South Africa
  • Overview
  • Rooms

Overview

Idle & Wild Guest House and Cottages is located between Hazyview and Sabie in Mpumalanga on the R536. At Idle & Wild you can listen to the fish eagles calling as you unwind in secluded and spacious African thatched rondavels and cottages. Soak up the warmth of the sun around the pool or pamper yourself in the sauna. Honeymoon rondavels have spa baths, ideal for a romantic getaway. All have their own kitchenette and barbeque. Idle & Wild is on a macadamia farm in the sub-tropical Sabie River valley, perfectly located for the Kruger Park and Blyde River Canyon. Restaurants nearby. Birding, hiking, fishing, river rafting and quad trails on site. Free WiFi hot spot | Children welcome | German spoken.

Rooms

Fish Eagle RoomBed and Breakfast

The Fish Eagle Room is adjoined to the main house, it is a delightful large room with two single beds side by side. Bathroom en suite with bath and shower. air-conditioner, lounge area with TV.( SABC & E-TV - please bring your own smart card and decoder should you wish to view the entire spectrum of DSTV). Semi- Kitchenette equipped with a bar fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery. The room has 2 entrances, one entrance is close to reception and the other is off a private court yard with braai facilities & outside shower.

Includes
Accommodation - Breakfast.
Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.
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Sunbird RoomBed and Breakfast

Our split-level cottage is ideal to accommodate four people. The main bedroom has a queen size bed, air-conditioning and bathroom en suite. The bedroom upstairs has two single beds and shower en suite. The open plan lounge with a fireplace and fully equipped kitchen, opens onto a veranda with private braai(BBQ), from where you can marvel at the beautiful sunsets and mountain views.

Includes
Accommodation - Breakfast.
Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.
 

CottageSelf Catering

Our split-level cottage is ideal to accommodate four people. The main bedroom has a queen size bed, air-conditioning and bathroom en suite. The bedroom upstairs has two single beds and shower en suite. The open plan lounge with a fireplace and fully equipped kitchen, opens onto a veranda with private braai(BBQ), from where you can marvel at the beautiful sunsets and mountain views.

Includes

Accommodation on a self catering basis.

Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.
 ​​​​​​​

CottageBed and Breakfast

Our split-level cottage is ideal to accommodate four people. The main bedroom has a queen size bed, air-conditioning and bathroom en suite. The bedroom upstairs has two single beds and shower en suite. The open plan lounge with a fireplace and fully equipped kitchen, opens onto a veranda with private braai(BBQ), from where you can marvel at the beautiful sunsets and mountain views.

Includes
Accommodation - Breakfast.
Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.
 

Honeymoon RondavelsBed and Breakfast

The Honeymoon Rondavels each have a queen-size bed, private spa-bath, shower en suite, Air-conditioning. Semi-kitchenette equipped with a bar fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery & private verandah. a braai(barbecue) facility ideal for the evenings you want to spend alone. Set in a tranquil tropical garden, One overlooking the dam & the other one overlooking the garden and mountain.

Includes
Accommodation - Breakfast.
Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.
 

RondavelsBed and Breakfast

The two spacious and stylishly decorated thatched Rondavels, each have two ¾ size beds, shower en suite, air-conditioning & semi-kitchenette equipped with a bar fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery & private verandah overlooking the garden. Each Rondavel has its own braai(barbecue) facilities; ideal for those days you don’t want to go out for dinner.

Includes
Accommodation - Breakfast.
Excludes
​All items of personal nature.
Property Amenities
  • Dining Facilities
  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Park
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Children aged between 0 and 3 stay free - Children aged between 4 and 12 pay 50% of the sharing rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellation 28 days prior to arrival  15% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 28-22 days prior to arrival  25% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 23 -14 days prior to arrival  50% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 14 - 7 days prior to arrival  75% cancellation fee. 
Cancellation 7 days prior to arrival  100% cancellation fee. 

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.