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    Mvubu River Lodge

    Pongola Game Reserve, Pongola, South Africa
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “rhino walk” (3 reviews)
    “boat cruise” (5 reviews)
    “game reserve” (6 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 53 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed over for 1 night on the way to Kruger. Staff were great and provided an excellent packed breakfast for us when we told them we were leaving early in the morning. Food was fine and great views of the river from the lodge and...More

    1  Thank Richard R
    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    planning to book for my 5th stay at Mvubu Lodge. Great location over-looking the reserve. Friendly, efficient team. Great comfort food. A superb getaway in a pristine area. nowhere else can offer the bush & the lake .

    1  Thank Andre S
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Until I visited this place I had no idea this was first game park in South Africa, before Kruger! Fantastic setting, the accommodation plus bar and restaurant have amazing views of the river with opportunity to spot game from your veranda. Staff are fantastic, game...More

    2  Thank RorcusDrifter
    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    The rooms were clean and lovely with good views of the river. It was very hot and the AC seemed to battle to cope, especially as there was overload and the electricity went off couple of times during our stay. We had booked a fishing...More

    Thank View-winter63_and51
    Reviewed 30 December 2016

    We only stayed here for one night and would have loved to stay one more! This is not a wellknown place I think, but it should be, because It's just great. We got a house overlooking the whole area, with a big balcony where you...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$192 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Zululand >
    • Pongola
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    Dining (13)
    Pool & Beach (6)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms have excellent views"
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    "best vies of the river to see the animals drink."
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    "Chalet 7 has a great view"
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    "Room 2 - Very good view"
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