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    Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

    Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District | Grahamstown, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve 6140, South Africa
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          “Excellent hotel with very good staff”
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 14 March 2016

          We stayed here for two night and it was honestly the best part of the trip. The staff were incredibly welcoming and make you feel at home straight away. You are 100% taken care of and the attention to detail put into absolutely everything at...More

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          Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Meera L, Thank you for choosing to stay at Kwandwe and for taking the time to post your feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had such a great experience and that you got to see the big 5! We will be sure...More

          Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

          This is a luxurious environment and I know I am privileged to be able to experience it but it is also an opportunity to spend time in an animal environment with people who love what they do and are friendly and respectful to the guests...More

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          Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Tony C, Thank you so much for the wonderful, detailed feedback on your stay with us. We are delighted that you had such a great experience. What a privilege to witness a Cheetah hunting- not everyone gets as lucky! We pride ourselves in continually...More

          Reviewed 11 March 2016

          Start to finish an amazing experience in every way, accommodation, safari experience, food, staff, facilities......knock out in every way We saw the big 5 and many more animals within 24 hours and the little added extras, like an mid safari Amarula tipple over ice as...More

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          Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Andrew R, Thank you for choosing to stay at Kwandwe and for taking the time to share your experience. The Amarula sunset stop is an absolute must when in the bush - we're glad that you enjoyed it. We hope to welcome you back...More

          Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

          My husband and I stayed here for three nights (although we would have loved to have stayed longer). We stayed here as part of our honeymoon and couldn't have chosen a better place to end our holiday at. The staff were aware it was our...More

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          Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Vik99123, What a privilege to have been a part of your honeymoon experience! Thank you for choosing Kwandwe and for taking the time to share your feedback. The smaller touches and experiences are big to us and we're delighted that you enjoyed them. We...More

          Reviewed 21 February 2016

          What a fabulous experience from start to finish. The staff were simply amazing and did everything possible to enhance our three night visit. The chef would meet me each lunchtime to discuss my specific dietary requirements and each evening I would get a perfectly cooked...More

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          Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear brian_uk12000 Thank you for sharing your experience at Kwandwe. We are delighted that you had such a fantastic time with us and that you were lucky enough to see the black rhino! The chef, Nic and Sakie will be pleased to hear your comments!...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Minibar
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          • Pool
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          • US$1,110 - US$3,661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          BriKow
          Is there a fitness centre or gym nearby like to get in a daily workout
          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
          Hi We are staying at the end of March , what temperatures can we expect and how much rain
          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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          ullabuchner
          How can I book a flight from Port Elisabeth to Kwandwe? We arrive at 2 pm from Johannesburg (and New York). Any suggestion is appreciated. Ulla Buchner
          15 January 2016|
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          Room Tips
          "If you want a bit of extra exercise stay in Room 1, but you have no view of the river."
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          "All rooms are great!!!!"
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          "Rooms 4-6 are closer to the lodge so may have a better view"
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          "Lodge 1is furthest away from the dining area and lounge about a three/four minute walk. Though I think more..."
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