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    Cheetah Ridge Lodge

    | Nambiti Private Game Reserve, Elandslaagte District, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
    011 27 83 377 9340
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    • Excellent89%
    • Very good9%
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    “self catering” (26 reviews)
    “fig tree” (10 reviews)
    “game drives” (75 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
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    Tennis Court
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    1 - 5 of 232 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We visited Cheetah Ridge as a family of 4 (2 children - 10y and 8y) and stayed for 3 nights in the family suite. We cannot recommend it enough. Firstly... Johnathon was our game ranger and was simply superb. He not only looked after all...More

    Thank AngusMacf
    Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear AngusMacf, We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Cheetah Ridge. Jonathan is passionate about the bush and his enthusiasm does certainly come through on his Game Drives. It was an absolute pleasure to sing for Archie on his Birthday, the expression...More

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    A most unique and wonderful place to visit. All the staff are excellent with great service ethic. The ranger Rynart was excellent. Very professional, knowledgeable and overall a memorable experience” Highlights - Hospitality at the lodge - Game drives - professional, knowledgeable and friendly -...More

    Thank Michael P
    Response from Lauren K, Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    Dear Michael P It is such a wonderful feeling to read such a lovely review, thank you for taking the time to post a review reflecting on your recent stay with us at Cheetah Ridge Lodge. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time at...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    A truly unforgettable weekend that wouldn't have been as incredible if it weren't for the amazing people working at the lodge. We asked for assistance with decor, cake, champagne and anything else special to be on full display for our arrival as a surprise for...More

    Thank Jaydene D
    Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jaydene D, We are so thrilled you all enjoyed your stay at Cheetah Ridge. It was lovely to have you all here, especially for your Mum's 50th Birthday Celebration. Siobhan is fond of organizing surprises such as a 50th Birthday, which I might add...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Cheetah Ridge was an amazing lodge to spend our honeymoon. We couldn't have asked for more friendly, professional and happy service from the staff and management and they made our week wonderful! We will definitely be planning to visit Nambiti again!More

    Thank ShaneSkinner
    Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ShaneSkinner, Many thanks for giving a review on Cheetah Ridge. We so enjoyed having you with us during your Honeymoon stay. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the friendly staff and our beautiful lodge on the Nambiti Game Reserve. We would love to have...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a wonderful time at Cheetah Ridge for my mom's 50th Birthday! The rooms were very comfortable and the food was great! Justin was an awesome and very knowledgeable game driver and we saw amazing sightings! All the staff were very helpful, accommodating and...More

    Thank kehodg
    Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear kehodg, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay at Cheetah Ridge Lodge, and that you were comfortable and well taken care of. Justin is very passionate about the bush and really takes the time...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$376 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ladysmith
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    Traveller (259)
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    Fiddich14
    5 October 2016|
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    Response from SafariKZN-Mark | Reviewed this property |
    Hello and I would contact the lodge directly and ask them the question. We had 'old' people and no youngsters on this last trip. I have stayed at lodges where child minding is available.
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    JMBF
    9 December 2015|
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    Response from Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
    no toilet. you cant leave the jeeps
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    JMBF
    17 November 2015|
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    Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
    No there were not, as the game animals roam around freely around the property. Where you stay is fenced in - and as far as we could see in the properties we visited - no domestic animals were seen! Give Cheetah Ridge a... More
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