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Oliver's Restaurant & Lodge

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Overview
On the White River Country Estate, Pine Lake Drive, White River 1240 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

Amazing hotel. The staff is very kind. The house/building, gardens and the place are beautiful. Always with the proper temperature for this season. Very well prepared for families. We love it and for sure we will come back again.

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Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are always glad to hear that guests enjoy the surroundings and pleasant weather we have in the Lowveld. We look forward to welcoming you back to Oliver's! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed June 29, 2018

Have stayed at Oliver's multiple times for business. But after retiring recently this was the first time I had the opportunity to bring my wife. Oliver's hospitality, service, accommodations and dining are second to none. The staff is incredible. In my former job I was...More

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Response from TanjaRufErrath, Owner at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded June 30, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and it was so lovely to see you again and meet your wife. I hope we may welcome you back again soon! All the very best to you - best regards Tanja

Reviewed June 16, 2018

We loved staying at Oliver’s. Very comfortable accommodation and fantastic food. Wonderful breakfast and superb dinners. Very professional and friendly management. We felt at home and will be back for sure!

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Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded June 18, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed June 15, 2018

Loved everything about it. The service was wonderful. The grounds absolutely gorgeous. The food was delicious. I'm vegan and they were able to accommodate my requirements. Cant wait to go back to South Africa

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Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded June 18, 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review and kind words. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the future! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed June 6, 2018

Great place to stay. Disappointed that breakfast does not open until 7am. We had an early flight with 8 people and thought they could have catered for us instead of a take away breakfast that was terrible.More

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Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded June 14, 2018

Dear Mr. Edwards, Thank you for review and valued feedback. We have sent you an email directly regarding the packed Breakfast. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope to welcome you back again in the future.Kind Regards Dené Pohl...More

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Description
Surrounded by the lush forests of the Mpumalanga province, the lodge is situated on the secure White River Country Estate and overlooks the first green of the 18-hole championship White River Golf Course. The ...More area is well known, not only for its superb temperate sub-tropical climate, summer as well as winter, but also for its many scenic and adventurous attractions. The lodge is within close proximity of the world-renowned Kruger National Park as well as the Blyde River Canyon with panoramic drives along the escarpment and lies in a Malaria-free area. The nearby Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport gives easy access to and from any major city local and international. The Restaurant Mouth-watering continental & mediterranean dishes are served from our a-la-carte menu together with only the finest wines from our well-stocked wine cellar. Fun-dining with fondue and raclette may be enjoyed in the privacy and irresistible romantic ambience of our wine cellar. We cater for all functions i.e. weddings, special family occasions, conferences, wine tastings, etc. The Lodge The intimate comfort of our establishment and our beautifully appointed rooms allow our guests to experience the marriage between Austrian flair and subtle African influences. We offer different room categories: - 4 Exclusive Standard Rooms - 1 Exclusive Standard Family Room - 5 Luxury Rooms - 2 Executive Suites - 1 Luxury Family House with 4 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms All rooms have private verandas or balconies with splendid views over the golf course. They are individually furnished with King-sized beds – twin beds may be requested. The bathrooms are all en-suite with separate showers and baths, heated towel-rails and luxury bathroom amenities. Wellness & Beauty Clinic The in-house Wellness and Beauty Clinic is operated by professional health and skincare therapists and offers a variety of massages, face and body treatments. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$193 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Oliver`s Hotel White River
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > White River
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$193 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Oliver`s Hotel White River
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > White River
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Room & Suite (86)
Dining (20)
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Philippe L
August 14, 2016|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we look forward to welcome you again some time! Kind Regards Tanja Ruf - Owner/Manager
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Monique P
April 25, 2016|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Hi, Tanja & Oliver Ruf started Oliver's in December 2001. However, Oliver left the business in 2011 due to personal reasons and Tanja took over the business and now runs it on her own.
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JackieB_402011
July 28, 2014|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Dear Jackie, We thank you for your enquiry and gladly confirm that we do have safes in our rooms, which work with a simple 4 digit code of your choice. We are also a mere 20km from the airport, so it should take you... More
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"The restaurant is a must do experience for your slice of Foodie-Nirvana."
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"We were upgraded to luxury suites; well situated, quiet and wonderful"
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"We loved our room. #4"
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"Tray and get the top floor room overlooking the pool and golf course"
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