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Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

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“plunge pool”(42 reviews)
“game reserve”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Kwandwe was the start of our honeymoon trip and it couldn’t have been any better. Location: The Great Fish River Lodge is located within the Kwandwe Private Game Reserve. It takes some time to get to the reception area but it’s worth the trip. We...More

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Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Voddibull, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your feedback, and for having chosen Kwandwe for your honeymoon (and first safari!). We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and your stay at Great Fish River...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The reserve is amazing it is full of animals and many different landscapes ,rivers, mountains and bushes. Staying there is a must for first time Safari experience they made our trip so wonderful and we made many beautiful memories. Everything was perfect the villa was...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This was our third visit to Kwandwe. We have been impressed with the accommodation, game drives and sheer luxury enhanced by excellent staff - and this visit reinforced our impression of this wonderful place. The rooms are excellent - comfortable and well-equipped (including wifi), the...More

Thank GerMar60
Response from KwandweManagement, Public Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 29 October 2017

Dear erMar60, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your third stay with us as much as the previous two! In spite of not having seen leopard, the aardwolf and bat-eared foxes are very...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The owners should change the name to: Fabulous Great Fish River Lodge. What a wonderful experience! The lodge and our experiences here too my breath away! Our group of 17 took over the lodge and we were treated like royalty from our arrival to the...More

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Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 29 October 2017

Dear csdcsdcsd, Thank you very much for your kind and thoughtful feedback - we are so happy to hear that you and your group enjoyed your time with us so much! We will be sure to pass on your comments to the rest of the...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment you arrive you will realise this is a very special place. The hospitality is perfect, attentive yet discreet. The main lodge has been tastefully and considerately decorated. We enjoyed using the space when having our meals (delicious), drinks and meeting for our...More

Thank lvtotravel21
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 29 October 2017

Dear lvtotravel21, Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind and thoughtful feedback. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and will be sure to pass on your comments to Mark and Andy, as well as the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$715 - US$2,044 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$715 - US$2,044 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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BriKow
3 May 2017|
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Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
Hi BriKow, Thank you for your query. We do not have a gym on the reserve, however you would be able to participate in the following activities during your stay: - We offer walks with a ranger and tracker, and should you... More
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Lynette W
29 January 2017|
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Response from Elzette D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, March should still be fairly warm. But always quite cool on game drives in the evenings. With the whole South Africa praying for rain, hopefully their will be some bit Kwandwe set up to handle all weather conditions!!
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