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Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve

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Nambiti Conservancy, Ladysmith, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been lucky and travelled to a lot of places and stayed in a lot of nice hotels over the years and I never thought that one specific place would surpass any of my expectations but Lions Valley Lodge did. This was heaven on earth. I didn't want to leave... Not knowing what we were going to do the last... More 

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Ramsgate, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent a few days at the Lodge to celebrate our 45th Anniversary. The service was superb, the staff were excellent. The rangers were friendly and very knowledgeable about the animals, bird life and the fauna and flora. The rooms were exquisite, I could go on and on, but suggest that you try it for yourself. You will come... More 

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Thank Blessed205
Johannesburg, South Africa
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went there as a part package earlier this month. A+ for accommodation. And the food was pretty good too. I am pisce vegetarian and they couldn't do enough for me. Service top notch. 2 Game Drives a day with a break inbetween where any type of drink (soft) and snacks were served. Our guide was very... More 

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Thank LesBarkhan
Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful nature, great game drives with Nolan, patience for all our questions and requests, interesting game walks with Greg, very nice and cosy accommodation, amazing food, being spoiled by Charles, treated like very special guests by all the nice members of the staff at the Lodge. The time will stay in our memory for a very long time.

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Thank Kirsten136
Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Kirsten136 Thank you for taking the time to give us your review on Lions Valley Lodge. We are glad that it lived up to your expectations and look forward to hearing from you again in the future. Kind regards Cheryl Felt More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the New Year on a three night holiday with my husband and friends at Lions Valley Lodge. My friends and I are Americans and we had never done a "safari" before. My South African husband had done too many to count and, admittedly, was keeping his expectations low about the sorts of sightings our days in Nambiti would hold.... More 

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Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Hi StephanieC Thank you so much for this wonderful review of the lodge. It is always good to hear that guests have enjoyed themselves so much and that the staff are making this experience a good one. Thanks for the feedback re the mosquito nets and we will definitely give it some thought. Take care and we look forward to... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at Lions Valley and were met by exceptionally friendly staff and we felt right at home. The room was exquisite, the food delicious and the game drives very exciting! We would recommend this experience to anyone and cant wait for our next visit to your lodge!

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Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Renske Thanks for your review of Lions Valley Lodge. Good to hear that your whole experience was a good one. Hope you can visit us again soon. Regards Cheryl Felt More 

Durban, South Africa
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

From enquiry to the very end, the service received from Lions Valley was spectacular. We were picked up from the car park by Rynardt and Keegan who were so hospitable . We stayed in the Africa suite and friends, in the Bird Suite. What magnificent accommodation! The food was five star and Chef Kim made sure that even our fussy... More 

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Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Sadiyya H Thanks for your lovely feedback on the lodge. We really enjoy hearing about guests experiences and it is always good to hear that all of the guests needs are met so well. We hope that you can come back again soon. Regards Cheryl Felt More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

My husband and I went on honeymoon to Lions Valley, accompanied by friends from the UK. From start to finish we could not fault a thing, everything was absolutely perfect. the rooms were stunning, from the unique décor to the private balconies with spectacular views, to decadent cocktails by the pool, by far the best Pina Coladas I have ever... More 

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Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley Lodge Private Game Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Butternut411 Thank you for this amazing feedback. We love hearing that guests have really enjoyed their stay and that the facilities, service and experience at the lodge has been good. We do hope that you can come back again soon to celebrate your joint anniversaries with us. Regards Cheryl Felt More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Lion's Valley, I don't even know where to start. 6 months later and my girlfriend is still telling her friends (and me) how this was the best place she's ever been to (and that says a lot as we're quite well travelled). The accommodation - 12/10, the food - 11/10, the staff service - 13/10. I just can't fault it,... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

From the amazing views to the excellent accommodation - Uniquely decorated rooms with all of lifes little luxuries included. The only thing that tops the venue is the staff and the service... Excellent and friendly. A game viewing experience never to be forgotten - Came within meters (Literally) of Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino and various Antelope. Take your dreams you've... More 

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