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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 4 nights at Thornhill Safari lodge .. All the Staff were very friendly .. Special Thankyou to Leanne ( co owner) Michelle ( chef) & Caroline .(Reservation), Simon & Nellie (guides) . Michelle's cooking was delicious..Highly recommend Thornhill Safari lodge Leigh & Sandra

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and we feel proud that the staff goes extra miles to meet guest expectations your kind words will be shared with the team. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Just finished up a 4 day stay at Thornhill and I feel compelled to write a review. Everything from the greeted arrival to departure was nothing short of brilliant. The hosts were gracious and for ever helpful, the rooms were comfortable with good facilities, the meals amazing and the general facilities, ambience and active participation of the staff just made...

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We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that your game drive was such a great success. We hope you visit us again.

Merksplas, Belgium
Reviewed 11 December 2016

It was an amazing safari trip. The owner of the Lodge gave us very good suggestions for the game drive. There you will feel yourself in a big family, together chatting,dining with other guests. We like the lodge very much.

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e are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that your game drive was such a great success. We hope you visit us again.

Taipei
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We had a very great time at Thornhill Safari Lodge and Kruger Park. We were very luck to find all big fives on the second day’s game drive. The staffs at the Lodge were very helpful. They even prepared a special poolside dinner on our last night for our honeymoon. That was really a big surprise. We had a great...

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e are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that your game drive was such a great success. We hope you visit us again.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 November 2016

only spent one evening at the lodge. Found friendly staff, good food and very clean and comfortable accommodation. Bar service and selection was good. All round very enjoyable and good value for money.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and your kind words will be shared with the team. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I've had a great 3-day safari stay at the Thornhill Safari Lodge! Great service, good food and clean rooms. The organized activities were wonderful: private game drive and Kruger-safari! The guides and drivers that this lodge works with are really great! Great place to stay!

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed your safari with us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 22 November 2016

I had a really wonderful stay at this lodge! Great people, great food, clean rooms and wonderfull activities (private game drive and Kruger-safari are amazing). Great guides and drivers that they work with! Definitely one to recommend!

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodgei. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and your kind words will be shared with the team. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Thanks, Leanne and team, for above and beyond service in arranging safaris, and a very special birthday dinner for one of our group. Nothing was too much trouble, and I learned so much about the SA natural environment from your very knowledgeable staff. Truly professional.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed the birthday dinner. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Thornhill for 2 nights and we had incredible days! Very friendly people (CJ) and dog ;-) ( April). Breakfast, lunch and dinner was very good. At the gamedrive we even saw the big 5. We enjoyed our stay very much and we definately advice this place to everybody :-)

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had great game drives and glad that the staff were very friendly We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My partner and I spent a few days at this lodge in September 2015. I didn't have much to compare this place to as this was the first time I've been to a safari camp. However, I found this lodge was comfortable and so exciting. It had animals walking through camp at all hours of the day! The hosts Charmaine,...

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Thank you very much for taking the time to review Thornhill Safari Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time and the and your kind words will be shared with the team. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornhill Safari Lodge offers an affordable getaway with comfortable rooms and excellent facilities in 13 authentic thatch-roof chalets. Located within the Greater Kruger Park ecosystem - South Africa, a mere 40km from Kruger Park's Orpen gate.We cater for group bookings, individual guests on self drives, fly in safari's and honeymoon couples. Come and enjoy a "Kruger to Canyon" experience which is "More than just a Safari". ... more   less 

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Address: Portion 144 of the Farm Guernsey 81 KU, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
Price Range: $224 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thornhill Safari Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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