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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“our honeymoon”(24 reviews)
“the river”(26 reviews)
“game drives”(66 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Dry Cleaning
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5 Star Hotel
Kuname River Lodge is an exclusive 5 star, 5 bed game lodge situated in the Karongwe Private Game Reserve in the Limpopo Province. Kuname which is 4.5 hours drive from Johannesburg and 45km from the Kruger National Park is easily accessible by both air and by road and offers some of the...
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Location and contact
R36 Highway | Karongwe Private Game Reserve, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
41.5 km to Hoedspruit Airport
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Kuname Lodge and instantly knew we were about to experience something special. The lodge was perfect and the Manor House spot on for a family of 5. The food, tailored when required, was a hit all round and the staff were exceptional,...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This was one of the greatest experiences ever. The staff and accomadations were superb and the wildlife exceptional. The food was 5 star all the way. Its a must for everyone. we saw all the big 5 on one game drive. We did a walk...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2018

My wife & I stayed at Kuname for 3 days in May 2018. We highly recommend this lodge & the Karongwe reserve. The views over the river bed are from the public areas as well as the individual chalets are beautiful. We saw elephants &...More

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Thank miketeubes
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Our stay at Kuname was more than we could expect. The lodge is fantastic, the staff friendly and the game drives just superb. overall a truly awesome experience that will live with us forever. Slightly tainted by our bad reaction to malaria tablets, which we...More

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Thank Terry B
Reviewed March 31, 2018

Our family Visited Kuname this past March and had an experience of a lifetime! Everything from our private cottage, the food, the location and especially the game drive were unbelievably amazing! Thanks to everyone at Kuname and Karangwe!

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$475 - US$1,678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$475 - US$1,678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (305)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (21)
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mazza180
March 5, 2017|
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aipt
October 26, 2016|
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Response from AnneMichelle | Reviewed this property |
It's cold first thing in the morning when you go out on the drive so I'd suggest a jacket. There really isn't any need to purchase "safari clothing" just don't wear bright colours. They have a great laundry service that is... More
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Lorella2016
August 26, 2016|
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Response from lornalandlady | Reviewed this property |
We did not take malaria tablets for this area. We used sprays to protect ourselves. The best sprays are the ones containing a very high Deet content. We would spray the room and also ourselves. Non of us were bitten... More
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"All rooms are good - room 1 is the most spacious"
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"There is a larger 2 bedroom for families."
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"Fantastic lodge available for family of 6"
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"All of the rooms are equally the same and beautiful. I loved the outside showers. I stayed in room 5 which..."
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