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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“plunge pool”(42 reviews)
“game reserve”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

It was our first ever safari and it was simply amazing. The main lodge where we ate and met for drive games was finished to the highest standards with lovely log fires, a bar, library and eating area. Our room was gorgeous and exactly like...More

1  Thank Jayne F
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 23 November 2016

Dear Jayne F, Thank you for your detailed and thoughtful feedback, it was a real privilege for us to have been able to host you on your first ever safari! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, your wildlife...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016

We had a fantastic time at Kwandwe, we managed to arrive in time for the afternoon game drive. First we were given refreshments and take to our room, well suite, amazing had everything we wanted and more including private plunge pool and great seating and...More

Thank henrydoodle
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 21 November 2016

Dear henrydoodle, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your detailed and wonderful feedback. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. It is always a pleasure to share in experiences with guests such as yourselves and...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Our stay at Kwandwe was just pure magic! The safaris themselves were personal, informative and a lot of fun! We saw and leant about more animals than we could imagine with the help of our professional tracker and ranger (each guest has one assigned to...More

Thank Abigail G
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 21 November 2016

Dear Abigail G, Thank you for your kind and thoughtful feedback. It is great that you were able to be here at this time of year when all the babies are around, it really is special to see them. Yes, Kwandwe was originally established to...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Suffice to say probably three of the best days my wife and I have ever had on ANY holiday (I'm 57!). Our lodge was remarkable -if this is how the other half live I want some of it! The staff from start to finish were...More

1  Thank illimani21
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 21 November 2016

Dear illimani21, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your amazing feedback. It is a privilege to be able to share this part of the world with guests such as yourselves, and we are so happy to hear that we were able...More

Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is such a fantastic place to stay, it's almost indescribable. The whole ambiance is one of caring for the guests and the environment - you are made to feel so very, very special here. The day we arrived, we were welcomed at reception like...More

Thank Martin and Sue C
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 23 November 2016

Dear Sue C, Thank you so much for your amazing feedback - we can honestly say your comments rank among the loveliest and most thoughtful we have received to date! We have already shared it with the rest of our team. It is a pleasure...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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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Price range
US$862 - US$1,991 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$862 - US$1,991 (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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"Flights in and out of Port Elizabeth proved to be quite painful with South African Airlines. Maybe use BA..."
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"Amazing views"
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"Room 7 had a great view but all the rooms in our group were fabulous!"
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