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Royal Kruger Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   1235 Oribi street | Mpumalanga, Marloth Park 1330, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a great weekend! Ours started with sundowners and snacks down at the river, where, with the unbelievable talents of Robert the guide we saw lion, elephant, hippo, giraffe, crocs, zebra and a host of antelope. Back to the lodge for an amazing boma supper and so went the weekend,we even got to see a leopard kill. We were not... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jacqui, Thank you for your wonderful review. It was great meeting you and the other guests at the Lodge. It's really nice when all the guests interact and get on so well together. I will remember the fun times had by all with fond memories. You are so lucky seeing the leopard kill......I am still waiting after all these... More

portlaoise
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay. We were made very welcome by Staff-Julia and especially robert who was a great guide for sundowner and dawn safari .Marloth Park is beside Kruger. Highly recommended. We hope to return someday.

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Sorry I didnt get to meet you myself as I had to go to Johannesburg during you stay with us. Anyway the staff assured me you really enjoyed yourselves. Sounds like a missed quite a party. Would have loved to have celebrated your great occasion with you and hope the wedding went well. Give... More

Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for our honeymoon. We never felt so at home ever before in a foreign land. The staffs were very friendly and hospitable. The journey started with Rick and Leanne picking us up at the airport. Rick helped us with the luggage and along the trip back Leanne talk us thru on the activities available... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

It was so great meeting you and thank you so much for your kind review. I am so glad you enjoyed the Lodge and your honeymoon and hopefully we helped create some precious memories that you will treasure forever. We will definitely have the Springboks waiting :) Hopefully we will see you again before too long. In the meantime may... More

Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic holiday. I stayed at the lodge last year with a friend and had such a great time that I have gone back with my partner and another couple. The staff could not be nicer. We all had a great time at the lodge. I must admit we were treated like royalty. Sitting around the boma each night... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and so glad you enjoyed your second visit. Hopefully we will make it three in a row before too long. Don't forget to tell all your friends and please contact me direct so I can customise a very special holiday for you. All the best, Vic and the RKL Team. More

Krugersdorp, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay thoroughly. The boma dinner was well prepared. Dinner at local restaurant was excellent. Breakfast fantastic. Staff was very friendly & accommodating. Julia, Emily & Robert were fantastic! Only complaint was no Coca-Cola or good red wine available.

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback. We hope we see you again. I will look into the fact we had no coke.......this has never happened before and is unacceptable. Re the Red wines, unfortunately we only carry a limited range as we are not open to the public. We try to carry a range which is acceptable to... More

Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My friends and I recently concluded our 4 nights stay at Royal Kruger Lodge. When it comes to booking, we had great assistance from the liaison personnel, Vic, who promptly replied us with a very informative email which includes key information that covered methods of travel from airport, time taken, routes to avoid if going by self drive etc. Upon... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Allan, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and for taking the time to write one for us on Trip Advisor. We really appreciate it and I will be sure to let the team know. They love to read these, especially when their sincere efforts are recognized. We will certainly have a little chuckle when Emily, one of... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Very accommodating,i had made a few requests prior to us arriving which they arranged for us.The rooms are very comfortable,well equipped with everything you need.The staff are all fantastic & very helpful,they were always there if you needed anything.The meals were all very nice,well catered for.We were made very welcome & spoilt by everybody.We most definitely will be going back... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your wonderful review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and that the team were able to provide you with excellent service and meet your special requirements. I will be sure to let them know. I see you were not 100% satisfied with the location. I will ask the Government to move Marloth Park......lol. Wonderful to... More

London
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Wow what can I say about the Royal Kruger. It is wonderful place to stay while doing safari in Kruger. It exceeded my expectations in every way. The minute we arrived we were made to feel incredibly welcome. The food is outstanding and Julie the cook is an asset to the lodge. Also Robert who took us on a game... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. So sorry I did not get to meet you personally on this trip but I know you were in great hands with the team. We look forward to your next visit and please let all the Qantas staff know about us. See you soon again. Keep well and fly safe. Vic and... More

Sydney
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The whole experience was wonderful, starting with the beautiful people that looked after us, the location, the relaxed atmosphere of the lodge and of course the food! Great safaris. We will certainly return.

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we are looking forward to your next visit. Thank you for writing a great review for us. We all really appreciate it and it is really special to know we have made a little difference in ensuring people enjoy their trip to South Africa. Thanks again and keep well. Vic and... More

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We have just spent the best 6 days of our lives at the Royal Kruger Lodge. I can not express how grateful we are to all the staff who made this experience so memorable and who we now call our family. The rooms were always very clean and extremely comfortable and the relaxing atmosphere made the experience so much more... More

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Vic R, Owner at Royal Kruger Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Hopefully you will be back again and we can have a few more laughs. Some people moan about no TV's etc. However I agree with you. This all enhances the bush experience and encourages people to interact and share their stories of the days adventures. Hopefully we will see you back again. Best... More

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Address: 1235 Oribi street | Mpumalanga, Marloth Park 1330, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Marloth Park
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Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Kruger Lodge 4*
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The Royal Kruger Lodge ensures guests relaxation, adventure and a oneness with nature. This 4-star, privately owned game lodge is renowned for its exceptional personal service and intimate atmosphere. Situated in the Mpumalanga Province in the Wild Frontier region, the Royal Kruger Lodge is just beyond the Crocodile River and borders the Kruger National Park. ... more   less 
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