Cycad Guest House and Fusion Boutique Hotel are ideal stopovers in Polokwane, Limpopo, when visiting the southern, central or northern Kruger National Park, depending which direction you are coming from.
You will find them situated side by side in the heart of Polokwane with easy access to the main roads and nestles in close proximity to the central business area and Polokwane Golf Course.
The charming Cycad Guest House opened in 1995 and is a popular choice for both corporate and leisure guests alike. The large palm trees create a welcoming oasis for the weary traveller.
The 4-star Cycad Guest House is stylish, comfortable and has a fashionable interior.
When you step into the 5-Star Fusion Boutique Hotel you step into a world where art, cuisine, texture and comfort prevail to form the perfect visual feast. The staff are friendly and ever so helpful, nothing is too much trouble and you are treated like royalty when you enter this wonderful establishment.
At Cycad, there are 25 modern guestrooms that exude elegance and at night, guests are treated to an elegant turn-down service with gowns and slippers.
The en-suite marble bathrooms include either a bath or shower and other amenities comprise of air-conditioning, a bar fridge, tea & coffee making facilities, flat screen televisions with DSTV. In addition, all the rooms are equipped with DVD players and guests have access to their complimentary DVD library.
At the Fusion, there are 30 lavishly decorated junior suites and 3 themed master suites. The marble bathrooms are fully equipped with under floor heating and heated towel rails. Special extra’s such as an in-room massage, bath and pillow menu, 24-hour cappuccino and latte service as well as a mini bar stocked to your preference are on offer.
A delicious 3-course breakfast is offered in the Cycad’s Taste Breakfast Room.
There’s fresh fruit salad, yoghurts, cereals, toast, preserves, pastries and cheese followed by a sumptuous hot English breakfast with freshly brewed coffee or tea.
You could also choose to have a five-course sparkling wine breakfast in the Fusion breakfast room. We ate at both and we can recommend the Fusion breakfast, which only costs a bit more but is well worth it.
If you are staying at either the Cycad Guest House or the Fusion Boutique Hotel you have the best restaurant in Polokwane right on your doorstep - the award-winning Saskia Restaurant, known for its extraordinary flair, is strategically positioned next door to Cycad Guest House on the ground floor of the Fusion Boutique Hotel.
Our dinner was superb, and the ambiance is stunning.
There are state-of-the-art conferencing facilities at the 5-star Fusion Boutique Hotel and each venue is uniquely decorated and fitted with state-of-the-art equipment, namely air-conditioning, public address systems, data projectors, screens, microphones, podiums, flip-charts and markers.
There is the Apprentice Ballroom upstairs and the two smaller venues downstairs, namely The Gallery and Titus Wine Cellar.
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