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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Booked a last minute 2 night getaway and was very pleased with the whole experience. Martina and Klause were excellent hosts and as it was quiet at the time we got a surprise upgrade to the honeymoon suite which was truly stunning ! We will most certainly be back. The lodge is stunning with the most amazing views of the... More 

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your time writing this wonderful review and thank you so much for your great rating. We are very pleased to read, that we made your "last minute getaway" so memorable and that you really enjoyed your stay at the Lodge. We see forward to welcome you again soon. Martina and Klaus and the team More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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8 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We spend a night at this spectacular lodge. From arrival right to when Martina and Klause waved us goodbye was one amazing experience, thanks to the wonderful hospitality of this very special couple. We felt wonderfully spoiled by their attention to detail and continuous striving to make our stay memorable. The rooms are beautiful and the view breathtaking. Breakfast was... More 

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Good day Trudie7, thank you so much for this amazing review and the great rating. We are so impressed about how you described your experience staying at the Lodge. It is such a wonderful feedback. We enjoyed it very much to be your hosts. We see forward to welcome you again soon. All the best until then. Martina and Klaus More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at Lodge on the Lake & Wellness Spa for 3 nights. We had amazing time. Service is exceptional and food is lovely. Absolutely no complaints. The couples retreat package was amazing and extra special. Thank you so much to Martina and Klause for being such amazing hosts and for making our time so enjoyable. We... More 

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tamsyn86, thank you very much for taking your time writing this wonderful review and thank you for the perfect rating. We are pleased to hear that we made your stay so memorable and that you enjoyed the couples retreat at our Spa. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. All the best until then. Klaus and Martina Nikola from... More 

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

My wife and I spent a night at Lodge on the Lake and it was an unbelievable experience!. The room, view and food was amazing. Martina and her husband are excellent hosts and were so helpful and friendly. I would go back in a heartbeat!

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Duard, thank you so much for taking your time for your excellent rating and review. We are so glad to hear that you really enjoyed your stay with us and that we could make your stay a memorable one. We hope to see you again soon as you had been such wonderful guests. All the best until then Martina... More 

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 July 2016

My husband and I decided to take a short break, and we really wanted to just switch off, relax and get a sense of timelessness from our holiday. We decided to stay at Lodge on the Lake, which consists of an in-house spa and 5 bedrooms, each with its own balcony overlooking the lake. This place is super special and... More 

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chantelle H., thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that Klaus and I made your stay pleasant and how you enjoyed every moment at the Lodge. Thank you so much for your kind comments and giving us a perfect rating. We really appreciate hearing about your experience and... More 

Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed at Lodge on the lake on the 15th and 16th of June and the stay was wonderful! Martina is the best host you can ask for and she made our stay so special! The lodge is beautiful and the people and attention to detail is great!! Thanks so much and we will be back!!

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your time writing this excellent review and rating. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. You have been such wonderful guests and we see forward to welcome you again soon ! More 

Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

If only we could have stayed for more than 2 nights...the stay was so wonderful! Martina and Klaus were such great hosts (and Martina a great breakfast chef too!), we were made to feel very welcome even though we checked in quite late on the first day. Our room was absolute luxury and a real treat to come back to... More 

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cindy and Tim, thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we truly appreciate your kind words. We are so delighted that you chose the Lodge to celebrate such a special occasion with us and we really enjoyed making your stay at the Lodge ​a memorable one. We hope to have you back in... More 

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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

A very cost effective getaway which offers great value, unbelievable views and some of the best hosts I have ever experienced. Was an awesome experience - Mainly due to the views and the 2 managers. Its very rare for the place itself to look even better than the pictures on the add.

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Martina S, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Hermanus v, thank you so much for your wonderful review. Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and your positive​ comments. It was a pleasure for all of us hosting you and we hope to welcome you back to the lodge in the near future. More 

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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I'd like to take this opportunity to Thank Martina & Clause 4 their exceptional hospitality & 4 making our 10th Wedding Anniversary extremely special. .....from the time we stepped into the Lodge, our room was breathtaking .....(see pics below), even the wine had our Surname on. To top that, on our anniversary evening, Martina set up the Jacuzzi with champagne... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful stay! Excellent views! Romantic atmosphere! We had an awesome suite. Friendly staff. Location is beautiful for watching the sun go down or rise. Tried to get room for upcoming weekends but full booked. Seems to be a favourite. Need to go back soon...

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Martina_atthelodge, General Manager at Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your time writing this wonderful review about your expierience. I am very pleased to hear that the staff made your stay pleasant. Yes, the view is definitely one of the things we are very proud of. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Lodge in the near future...... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The "Lodge on the Lake" is now under new Management !!!! Overview: Lodge on the Lake is built on the outskirts of Wilderness. Found on the world-renowned Garden Route, Wilderness is also known as the Eden of the southern coast of South Africa. The Lodge is an exclusive five star guesthouse nestled on the hillside overlooking the spectacular Island Lake and the mountains beyond. Nature and architecture blend seamlessly into a setting that surely must be among the most beautiful in the world. Guests are offered internationally competitive exclusivity in both the accommodation and the adjoining Wellness Spa. Relax in the lounge area and gaze out onto the rimflow pool and the expanse of lake beyond. Accommodation: The Lodge has 5 magnificently appointed rooms, each with full en-suite bathroom, private balcony and unsurpassed views over the lake below and the surrounding mountains. The rooms have been individually decorated in sophisticated style with earthy undertones. Not only honeymooners can indulge in the luxury and space of the Honeymoon Suite with its 4 poster bed and free-standing stone bath. Wellness Spa: Merely walking into the beautifully tranquil Wellness Spa is an exercise in relaxation. Leave your stress at the front door and allow yourself to sink into a truly sumptuous and restorative experience. The emphasis of the spa is on whole body wellness and the 2 treatment rooms are sure to leave you feeling revived and invigorated. There are Facial Treatments, Body Treatments, Massages and TheraVine & TheraNaka treatments to target stress, muscular strain, cellulite and detoxification, amongst others. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa

Address: 746 North Street, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $146 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Lodge On The Lake & Wellness Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Book well in advance”
 of 5 bubbles VGV001, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the corner room which was massive and had a stunning view on two sides of the room. All their rooms are absolutely amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles 2HappyExplorers2, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Honeymoon suite has the best views and is beautifully decorated”
 of 5 bubbles charlottehE3663AU, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite is a real treat - very luxurious”
 of 5 bubbles CandyScholtz, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite is by far the best but all the rooms are good and have a lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles LuminousLuke, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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