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    Shishangeni Private Lodge

    Southern Kruger Park | south-eastern section, bordering Crocodile River to the south and Mozambique in the east, Kruger National Park 1340, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
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    • Average8%
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    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    I have stayed here years ago and can't comment on what it is like now overall but I can comment on arrival and departure procedure, as I now visit frequently as "the messenger". It has to be the worst venue I have experienced in years...More

    Thank Mike S
    Response from shishangeni, Manager at Shishangeni Private LodgeResponded 25 May 2017

    Thank you for the review, however we must say that we are very disappointed by your comments. We've known you for some time as a driver of XXX transfer company. we have explained to you for several times that our employees are not allowed to...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    We were recommended this lodge through Siyabona Tours (and subsequently booked through them), and were really pleased with the whole experience. After a small pickup misunderstanding (identifying the exact border pickup point), our driver Eddy quickly took us to the park, dealt with all the...More

    1  Thank Jimmy_B9999
    Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

    Shinshangeni Private Lodge is a great way to see the Big 5 and other animals in Kruger without having to wait in long queues and jostle with the rest of the public in Kruger National Park. Within the space owned by Shinshangeni, there is more...More

    1  Thank bball_ben
    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Overall this lodge was wonderful. It was great service by the staff, clean and beautiful rooms and facilities, the game guides were informative and I felt safe. Most of the food was pretty good tasting, although there is room for improvement there.

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    2  Thank maggieb879
    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    An excellent lodge with friendly & polite staff. The forest ranger was knowledgeable . and humuorous.The food was very good and any suggested change in the menu was done to the extent possible. .Dinner at 1900 hrs we felt was a little early..To enjoy the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$631 - US$760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Kruger National Park
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    Alison S
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
    Good Morning, Shishangeni is a luxury lodge inside the Kruger National Park, It has its own big restaurant that has a bar. The rate is fully inclusive of all meals , 2game drives per day , sundowner drinks and high tea. We... More
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    Juliette D
    10 May 2015|
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    Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
    Hi Juliette, We advise you to hire a car from Nelspruit, it would be more convenient for you. Shishangeni Team
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    "Charge your staff early, because they cut off power at 10pm."
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    "Depending if you like walking, some are are fair distance away from the restaurant, but the further the..."
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    "as for a room far from the lodge overlooking the river"
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    "ask for a room close to main lodge as room 14-22 is quite far away. I stayed in 22, furthest away and it was..."
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