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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%
    Travellers talk about
    “river lodge” (41 reviews)
    “boat trip” (13 reviews)
    “golf buggies” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Kariega Game Reserve - All Lodges
    1,521 reviews
    #1 of 8 Speciality lodging in Kenton-on-Sea
     
    Kichaka Luxury Game Lodge
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    Kariega Game Reserve - Settlers Drift
    96 reviews
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    125 reviews
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    11 - 15 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 21 January 2017

    We stayed here for three nights in December and had a great time. The lodges were spacious and comfortable, the food was good, the staff were friendly and helpful. The safaris were excellent and we saw lots of animals on every drive including close up...More

    Thank Will1815
    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Stayed in Suite 1, a large and very comfortable room. Food and staff were excellent. Included 2 game drives per day. Game rangers were very knowledgable. Saw lions, elephant, rhino and lynx. River lodge has a very nice atmosphere.

    Thank wallywoo2
    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    Very enjoyable stay at Kariega. Well organised safaris - and made hugely enjoyable by our guide Ben. We saw lions, rhinos, hippos, giraffe, elephants, zebra ... but what captured my heart was a female leopard tortoise slowly and patiently digging a hole... maybe to lay...More

    Thank LVS64
    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    So glad you enjoyed your stay and safari with us. We'll try to follow up on the leopard tortoise and post an update on our blog and/or Facebook page. Please subscribe and follow us if you can. Kind regards from the Kariega team.

    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights on safari and we loved it! We had our own lodge that was very comfortable and clean and we got to do four safari drives. We saw lions, giraffes, rhinos and elephants among others and could get very close...More

    Thank Matt04011982
    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    So glad that you enjoyed your safari and stay with us. Really appreciate the 5-star review and recommendation. With kind regards from the Kariega team.

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    I went for an African game experience promised by the website and was surprised by the reality of this experience: - A "Private Game Reserve" is a zoo or game park in the UK, all the animals having been bred in captivity. Most showed none...More

    Thank paulschulz2016
    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    We would like to let readers know that Mr Schulz wrote his review based on ONE 3-hour game drive and a two night stay at Kariega. His wife choose not to join on any game drives. The couple did not experience any other safari activities...More

    Kariega Game Reserve - All Lodges
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$618 - US$933 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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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    "Room 6 for closeness privacy and game watching from your terrace, room 7 for a river view."
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