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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“our honeymoon”(59 reviews)
“the river”(125 reviews)
“picnic lunch”(8 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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This is a very intimate lodge with a limited number of guests. The service and meals are easily 5 star and we enjoyed every minute of our stay. Of the three destinations we stayed at over a two week visit to South Africa, Pondoro by...More

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Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed June 6, 2018

First came to Pondoro in 2010 ... have been back about every 2 years since. In the meantime we've been to many other game lodges. But Pondoro is by far and away our stand out, go to favorite! Liza and Robbie are such wonderful, gracious...More

Thank LW1214
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I stayed at Pondoro in November 2017 and we're still talking about our experience. The staff is very welcoming and extremely attentive. They manage to create an atmosphere where after just a few nights it feels like family you're staying with. The...More

Thank Marchewiki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had a wonderful stay at Pondoro Game Lodge. The whole experience was absolutely amazing. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, all the staff was phenomenal. They were always making sure that we were taken care of and that we...More

Thank samanthamain84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a marvelous time at Pondoro! The room was gorgeous and comfy. One serious issue, especially for us of the senior generation, the boardwalks were a bit hazardous because of minimal lighting and no handrails. Maybe because we were on malaria prevention meds, we...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$791 - US$1,264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$791 - US$1,264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (948)
Room & Suite (182)
Dining (62)
Pool & Beach (20)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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Beth B
April 8, 2018|
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Response from Jose Manuel M | Reviewed this property |
I was there and I didnt do it. If you are really interested in the poaching subject maybe it could be interesting. But looking at all the amazings things you could you be doing there, probably jumping into the bush its... More
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sunni2014
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Sandiee V | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I'm glad you like my post. I flew from Cape Town to hoedspruit and the lodge came to pick us up at the airport (@ additional cost) Everything was super easy and smooth. Hope this helped.
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cuculala
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Lenharetto | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The closest airport is Hoedspruit and the transfer I paid R1110 per person roundtrip Hoedspruit Airport and includes R100 per person conservation fees as well as the gate fees.
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Room Tips
"This lodge is so amazing no room will disappoint"
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"Tree suite for view of hippos!"
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"All the suites we saw were great, but the big specialty suites have larger decks with integrated hot tubs..."
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"As for room away from the main building."
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