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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A full 5 star rating for our great days in this lodge: - Food was prepared and personally served by the chef. What she did was just outstanding and above what we had expected - the safaris were great and our guide Nic did a great job in explaining a lot, in reading animals' footprints and in finding them. Thanks... More 

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

From the moment we entered the reserve, to the day we left the staff at Lions Valley were incredible. The time taken and the passion shown in educating us about the game around the Nambiti Reserve goes to show how much they care. Guys I will be back!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lions Valley Lodge is like and oasis paradise. We spend 2 nights here in April. The staff, facilities, food, service and game drives were of the highest quality. Double baths with a view in our luxurious room was the cherry on top. Simply unbeatable. We definitely recommend this gem of a finding and will be going again soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most rewarding and luxurious stay anyone could ever ask for. From the staff greeting you at the door with warm moist towels to the one-on-one conversations with the highly experienced and knowledgeable Game Rangers, the stay at Lions Valley Lodge was simply one in a million.

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

Lions Valley Lodge is amazing. Adri and Greg kept everything running smoothly, Chef Kim's food was wonderful, and our guide, Nolan was very knowledgeable, while Wiaan kept us entertained. We had an epic 4 days and will definitely visit again. Our bar staff Charles and Joe were exceptional, they anticipated all our needs and we never had to ask for... More 

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

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 4 weeks ago

As part of my brand immersion with the lodge, the staff were able to transform a one night stay into the most memorable bush trip to date for me. Thanks to everyone at the lodge, your hospitality is truly remarkable and something I will always remember!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks 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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