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    Lions Valley Lodge

    | Nambiti Conservancy, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7968
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Lions Valley Lodge offers an exceptional space for relaxation at it best! Their staff are friendly and so willing to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The reserve has superb game viewing, including the big 5. Our ranger Barrie shared his wealth of knowledge...More

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    Thank Ashleigh H
    Response from LionsValley, Owner at Lions Valley LodgeResponded yesterday

    Thank you Ashleigh H for your review. We are delighted to hear that you were able to relax in the comforts that Lions Valley Lodge has to offer. The game viewing has been really good! We are very proud of our guides, who all have...More

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    Outstanding place. The accommodation was out of this world, with no formal barriers for the wild life, and overlooking the watering hole. Weather - it never stopped raining, but it did nothing to spoil the experience. Our " game guide" Nolan was brilliant and very...More

    Thank Di G
    Response from Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 20 March 2017

    Hi Di G Many thanks for your lovely review of Lions Valley Lodge. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience there and that your guide looked after you well. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Regards CherylF

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent venue with friendly and helpful staff. Fantastic setting with rooms very spacious and comfortable with all the amenities to make your stay comfortable. game viewing was excellent and guide very knowledgeable.

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    Thank NAPZim
    Response from LionsValley, Owner at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi NAPZim Thank you for taking the time to review Lions Valley Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you had a great experience. We hope you will return soon. Kind regards

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was our favourite stay in South Africa The room - incredibly large and beautifully decorated, we loved the walk in cupboard for our bags, the views and the enormous bed. We enjoyed complimentary sherry on the terrace and the enormous showers. We had an...More

    Thank Expat655
    Response from LionsValley, Owner at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your comprehensive review of our Lodge - this means so much to us. We are delighted to hear that you had such a fantastic experience at Lions Valley Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    It is our third visit within the last year and our first visit since the rooms were revamped in March 2017. The beds now have mosquito nets around them, all the rooms, bar area, conference room etc have all had a make over and look...More

    Thank jimbarrettsmith
    Response from LionsValley, Owner at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Jim and welcome back to Lions Valley Lodge! Thank you for your kind review and for returning to Lions Valley. We are so glad that you once again enjoyed your stay with us. We are so proud of our new look and it is...More

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    • Ladysmith
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    Heidi E
    18 February 2017|
    Response from Heidi E | Reviewed this property |
    Pls contact me directly if you want PAW safari contact details
    Marie D
    6 February 2017|
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    Response from Heidi E | Reviewed this property |
    We used Rhino transfers who drove us from Jo'burg to the gate in approx 4 hours. Very easy, good service and reasonable. rhino shuttles . co . za As per the other comments, you will see 4 of the big 5 multiple times I'm... More
    1 March 2016|
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    Response from JonDo79 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I flow from Cape Town to Joburg and then drove (about 4h). Best wishes Jonathan.
    Room Tips
    "Safari suite, furthest from the lodge attracts a lot of animal activity"
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    "All the rooms have a good view of the watering hole."
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    "Visited Lions Valley a few times. We stayed in different rooms each time. Each of them is a bit differently..."
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    "Any room is a good room"
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