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    Kariega Game Reserve - River Lodge

    R 343 | Between Alexandria and Kenton-on-Sea, Near rural route R72, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good12%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    “river lodge” (42 reviews)
    “boat trip” (14 reviews)
    “his knowledge” (11 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 181 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From start to finish everything was perfect...Location, service, food, drinks etc....faultless. Our guide Thomas was excellent and made each game drive interesting and exciting. He has great knowledge and was a pleasure to listen to all the information. The accommodation was perfect...everything you could want...stepping...More

    Thank ncokey
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at River Lodge 4 nights, and could have stayed longer! From the moment we arrived, we were greeted by absolutely warm staff with towel and drinks on hand. The main lodge is a beautiful log and thatch construction, and is overlooking the beautiful...More

    Thank javosc
    Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights and had 5 drives as well as joining the boat trip to Kenton on sea. We were hoping for a guided bush walk on our last day but heavy rain meant we couldn't go. The drives were fantastic, you...More

    Thank meridian-payne
    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    Within seconds of driving through the gates, which reminded me of entering Jurassic Park, we had seen giraffe, warthogs and various antelope. A short 2 km drive from the gate to the lodge and we were met by a welcoming team with warm face towels,...More

    Thank James T
    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    I can't speak for Donna, but I had the most amazing time in Kareiga Main Lodge this past September. We arrived mid morning to a warm welcome, met our guide Daniel, who took our bags to the cabin while we had breakfast. When our cabin...More

    Thank Colin W
    Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve
    323 reviews
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$649 - US$889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Kenton-on-Sea
    • Also Known As
    • River Hotel Kenton-On-Sea ,
    • River Hotel Kariega Game Reserve
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    1330ag
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes, our Main Lodge welcomes families with children of all ages. The Homestead lodge can be booked by families with children of any age as sole-use accommodation. All other lodges offer accommodation to children 11... More
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    Sian W
    5 September 2017|
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    Response from Elisa R | Reviewed this property |
    hi, Sian! we didn't have problems with mosquitos in Kariega river! I'm sure you will enjoy a lot!
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    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hi Meridian, Apologies about the late reply. Please check information and costs on the Kariega website. I can't post the link here as links are not permitted by TripAdvisor but if you search Google for Kariega health spa... More
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    "We Rooms are in the grounds. All goid"
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    "Opt for one of suites apart from the central lodge. Beautifully quiet and you get to and from central areas..."
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    "ours was no 6 near the main lodge."
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    "Room 6 for closeness privacy and game watching from your terrace, room 7 for a river view."
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