Blue Mountain Luxury Lodge
is an exclusive five star luxury lodge in the heart of Mpumalanga and is a romantic setting for the faint hearted, it is a turn-of-the century colonial with soaring ceilings, cool deep verandas and miraculous lawns rolling down into indigenous forest.
Located in the most picturesque area of Mpumalanga, South Africa (near the Kruger Park) this complete private and exclusive luxury lodge is set on 200 hectares of indigenous bush and still a fully operational farm with macadamia nuts, bananas, lichi and avocado orchards.
Blue Mountain Luxury Lodge is famed for its superb accommodation, individually themed rooms, award winning gourmet cuisine and exceptional 5 Star luxury service. Great care has been taken to create unique inspiring luxury accommodation, each room decorated in its individual theme and style, providing an exclusive standard comparable with some of the top hotels world-wide. All suites are unique, as no suite is alike. Each suit boost its own fireplace and en-suite bathroom. This is the epitomy of luxury and tranquility.
The Stately Manor House is a unique get away for royalty, statesmen, and celebrities. The lodge’s gracious dining room has gained a reputation for innovative and creative cuisine, combined with fine wines and silver service. Crackling log fires, the tinkling of glasses and click of billiard balls invites one to linger. Come and see why late president Nelson Mandela use to spend his well-deserved breaks here.
Accommodation at Blue Mountain Luxury Lodge: Manor House (Villa)
Idyllically positioned between the mirrored lake and indigenous forestry of Blue Mountain Lodge the ochre-washed Manor House is the newest addition to this ultimate experience of leisure and luxury which has become a legend in itself. The Manor House rise from manicured lawns and surrounding lush forests. The same attention to detail and classical interiors for which Blue Mountain Lodge is renowned, complement the warmth and service offered to our discerning guests. Stone fireplaces reminiscent of historical chateaux and the finest of furnishings enhance the luxury and elegance of the sitting and dining area, flanked by romantically appointed bedrooms (two suites in each Manor) and marbled bathrooms. One can enjoy the outdoor tranquility of the deep-set pillared verandas or escape to the solitude of the polished Mahogany and leather clad study. A wooden deck offers spectacular views as the private swimming pool cascades to the lake below. The Manor House Portfolio represents a country home of distinction idyllically positioned and maintained. This is the perfect hideaway for Royalty, Statesman and Celebrities.
Ballentine (Presidential Suit)
The Ballentine suite or “The Presidential Suite” embraces a classical regency style. This suite uncovers an elegantly furnished spacious lounge and majestic bedroom. A private plunge pool silently glistens over luscious forestry.
There are 4 Victorian Suites all housing king-sized, extra length beds except for Suite number 8, which has two three-quarter beds. All suites and rooms have been individually decorated. The furniture, except antiques, has been designed by Valma Muir and custom-made for the Blue Mountain Lodge, making our decor unique in South Africa. Lounge and bedroom combined, bathroom and separate toilet. Each suite is individually decorated with elegant furnishings. Freestanding slipper bath or roll-top bath, custom-made shower. Delicately set at the foot of the main building, as a sparkling fountain ushers its guests to havens of relaxation.
There are 4 Victorian Suites all housing king-sized, extra length beds except for Suite number 8, which has two three-quarter beds. All suites and rooms have been individually decorated. The furniture, except antiques, has been designed by Valma Muir and custom-made for the Blue Mountain Lodge, making our decor unique in South Africa. Lounge and bedroom combined, extra-large bathroom and separate toilet. Each suite is individually decorated with elegant furnishings. Freestanding slipper bath or roll-top bath, custom-made shower. Delicately set at the foot of the main building, as a sparkling fountain ushers its guests to havens of relaxation.
The Quadrants Suites are four suites romantically set in a cobbled courtyard, with gallery bedrooms reminiscent of castles and Camelot. These duplex rooms have a lounge, bathroom with separate bath, shower and toilet downstairs and a gallery bedroom upstairs. The style is Provencal, overlooking forestry.
Blue Mountain Luxury Lodge Activities:
The main complex comprises a reception, elegant restaurant and bar with a competition size billiard table. With prior notice, the Blue Mountain Lodge can arrange treatments on the premises. These include facials, body massages, manicures etc.
Mpumalanga is one of the most scenic areas of South Africa. Blue Mountain Lodge is in close proximity to the Kruger National Park, private game lodges, Blyde River Canyon, Pilgrims’s Rest, Bourkes Luck Potholes, etc. – affording our guests the opportunity to explore the surrounding area without having to travel great distances.
Beautiful walking routes are available on the two hundred hectares of indigenous bush, forestry and farmland but further walking trails are found within short driving distances along the Panorama Route. Chauffeur or Self-Drive in air-conditioned mini bus vehicles, on panoramic sightseeing trips or excursions into the Kruger National Park or private game lodges. Enjoy day or night viewing safaris in an open vehicle with a highly trained game ranger. On Site Activities:
- Pool Bar Service
- Walking / Jogging Trails
- Swimming Pool
- Helicopter Flips
- Mountain biking
- Health Spa/Massage
Off Site Activities:
- Kruger Park Excursions
- Panorama Tours
- Quad Biking
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Horse Riding
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Clothing & Accessories:
Smart casual or Lounge.
Health & Climate:
Kiepersol normally receives about 765mm of rain per year, with most rainfall occuring mainly during mid summer. It receives the lowest rainfall (3 mm) in June and the highest (139 mm) in January. The monthly distribution of average daily maximum temperatures shows that the average midday temperatures for Kiepersol range from 22.5°C in June to 29.1°C in January. The region is the coldest during July when the mercury drops to 7.2°C on average during the night.
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