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Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve

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Nambiti Conservancy, Ladysmith, South Africa
Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Howick, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a great time at the above Lodge from 22nd to 26th March and loved it. The accommodation was spacious and more than expected. Our Randger, Wiaan, was more knowledgable than most we have had in the past. He stopped for small items, like flowers, as well as the Big Five. Joe, our barman, who remembered everything without being... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great time during our stay at Lions Valley. The accommodation was luxurious without being over the top and made us feel like we were in the wild while still living in the height of comfort! We stayed in the Livingstone Suite and could see elephants from our front porch! The only possible issue to be aware of... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent an amazing two days at this lodge with my family in April. We were treated like long lost friends by the staff who could not do enough for us. Game drives, with ranger Nick, were out of this world and we were able to see a wide range of animals. Would recommend this experience to anyone interested in seeing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our recent trip to Lions Valley was absolutely amazing! The four of us felt like we were each treated like royalty and frankly everything surpassed our expectations! From all of the incredible staff, food, game drives and accommodation to the tiniest details that were catered for us. Adri, Greg, Nolan, Joe and were all there to cater for our every... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, wow and wow. A fantastic place with amazing staff who always made you feel special. The Africa suite was lovely, having 3 options of bathing was great even the outside shower provided a companion - Kudu. Saw a lot of game from our room overlooking the water hole. The Ranger Nolan was brilliant, kept us all entertained. His knowledge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful place to stay. From the moment you arrive you will not be disappointed. I felt like a princess being welcomed. My room was stunning, the views are sensational, the infinity pool is gorgeous (if you are lucky an elephant will come and drink from the pool) As there aren't any fences the animals can roam freely, so... More 

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently visited Lions Vally Lodge for 2 nights. From the minute we arrived, through the amazing game drives and until we departed, the staff saw to our every need. Nothing is too big a demand for the small, tight-knit team. The game drives were led by our wonderful ranger Nolan, who was warm, knowledgable, funny and punctual. The head... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended our Northern Natal trip with a visit to the Nambiti private game reserve in the Natal Province. We chose to stay at the Lions Valley Lodge and we can only commend the lodge staff for the way they treated my guests who are quite elderly. Always a friendly smile and assisting hand and the lodge manager promised a... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister, brother-in-law, and I visited for his birthday. The lodge itself is beautiful, with an infinity pool, bar and library area, as well as two restaurants. The main lodge and the suites overlook a watering hole that was frequented by kudu, Impala, warthogs, wildebeest, giraffes and elephant during our 2 day stay. Game drives were also excellent, and the... More 

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Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you vist Lions Valley, i would definitely recommend a booking a suite - its well worth it for the outdoor shower, fantastic views from your own private deck and king size bed. The staff could not be more helpful and the guides are friendly and knowledgeable. I thoroughly enjoyable stay

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