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Reviewed March 12, 2016

We are locals from Durban, SA and have a deep love for the bush, game viewing, photography and most of all animals. Being our 23rd anniversary, we decided to do a 9 day (8 night) road trip to Hluhluwe, Tembe, Kosi Bay Mouth, and Mkuzi....More

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Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded March 14, 2016

What a lovely review. Thank you so much. Kosi has a special place in many peoples hearts. It truly is magical. We are so glad you experienced it and loved every minute of it. Best Regards, Dee Wilson

Reviewed February 22, 2016

Valentine's weekend was disappointing. Good rooms, slow service, bad bar setup - low or no stock and limited dinner choice. Breakfast and lunches good, excursions excellent with awesome Guides. Pricey

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Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded February 25, 2016

Thank you for your feedback. Our Operations Manager is aware of your comments and we will endeavour to use these to improve on our service. Best Regards, Dee Wilson

Reviewed February 13, 2016

We had a great time, at the Kosi Forest Lodge. We left our car in the village close bye and the people from the lodge picked us up. The service was incredibly good: good food, kind people, clean bungalow. The bungalow is simple but very...More

Thank Lucia C
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded February 16, 2016

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are so thrilled that you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the authentic Kosi style of the bedroom and bathroom. Next time book that extra night!! Best Regards, Dee Wilson

Reviewed January 19, 2016

I booked this place as a tour operator after having come here a few times before as a guide. I knew I had a lady in my group that was not comfortable with "tented" accommodation but I convinced her to stay here as i had...More

Thank Helen M
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded January 21, 2016

Helen, We appreciate your hard work and that you put our name out there as a tour operator. We are also pleased that your guest was pleasantly surprised. It is such a wonderful experience, nothing quite like it. We are thrilled we could facilitate that...More

Reviewed January 15, 2016

We had to leave our car at a parking and someone picked us up to brought us to the lodge. It was a long drive . It's different then all the other lodges we visited before. It's more for younger people who don't mind that...More

Thank claireandmarc2015
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded January 17, 2016

Thank you for your feedback. We do pride ourselves in the uniqueness of our lodge and the quirky outdoor bathrooms. We are glad you enjoyed your stay overall. Best Regards, Dee Wilson Marketing Assistant

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Good day, Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the... More
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