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The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa

Certificate of Excellence
Lot 15 Pengaan Farm | Oribi Gorge, 4243, South Africa
The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa
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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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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Africa at its best! Excellent location, top notch staff, outstanding accommodation and excellent food. As a guest who is a raw food vegan, the chef pulled out all the stops and presented me with a full menu of my own at each meal. Each meal was a taste sensation with the plating being exquisite! The rest of our party also... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a crazy week at work and we never got to really celebrate my wife's birthday during the week. We were looking for a special weekend getaway to make up for it but unfortunately left the booking to the afternoon of our intended departure. We were pleasantly surprised at the effort made to accommodate us and this was just... More 

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

WOW! Not sure if it is because we are so used to the inflated costs from Western Cape establishments, but this stay has to be the best value for money my husband and I have ever experienced! The heated towels to wipe the dust off your face and the hot chocolate on arrival was the start of a fantastic all... More 

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

This lodge and spa is set in one of the most beautiful spots. The staff, accomodation, food and spa are all excellent and for a romantic get away it surpasses one's expectations. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed a wonderful two night stay to celebrate our wedding anniversary.

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

The views are absolutely great and rooms and hotel are of the highest standard. The service excellent and the hosts went out of their way to ensure we had a great experience. Our host, Mike, spent hours helping us sort out a breakdown of car. Nothing was to much trouble! He helped turn a potentially holiday breaker into a truly... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We happy to hear that in spite of the vehicle problem you had a great stay, hope to have you back soon! Best Regards Mike More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 3 nights at The Gorge as part of our anniversary trip. The location is amazing, with breathtaking views wherever you are. The service at the hotel is some of the best I have ever experienced. The food is also excellent. We enjoyed going for a walk to the suspension bridge, and did the hike down... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, we really appreciate it. We look forward to your next visit and then maybe try our villas as an option! Best Regards Mike More 

Englewood, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got there really late and there was someone waiting for us at the gate. Walked us to our room. We only spent a night so we didn't have much time so one of the managers allowed us to have a late checkout so I got in another bath. The views aww incredible and all the amenities are luxurious. We... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, glad to hear you had a nice time and that you enjoyed your spa trreatment - hope to see you back soon! Best Regards Mike More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent an evening at the hotel in celebration of our anniversary. The rooms are built on the edge of the gorge and the views are spectacular. The rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated. The staff were very friendly and attentive. I liked the fact that there was sufficient staff and that you didn't have to search for someone to... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

We glad to hear you had a wonderfull time, we continually try and improve our service. Thank You for visiting our lodge. Mike More 

Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today my husband and I went to Oribi Gorge in KZN, the first time I have ever been to the area. It is really a beautiful area to explore, but the highlight was lunch at The Gorge Lodge & Spa. We were warmly welcomed by Ndaba, escorted to our table, and offered drinks. The staff were impeccable, service outstanding and... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting for the day, we would be delighted should you stay for a night or two. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards Mike More 

London
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travelled here in mid-April with my dad, I was over visiting from the UK, he emigrated to South Africa in the early 1980s and has recently moved to Margate on the south coast. I asked him to do the review, so in his words; "It would be far easier to sum what I didnt enjoy about the Gorge Lodge... More 

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Mike C, Owner at The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting from abroad especially celebrating your Dad's birthday with us. Thank you for the review. Best Regards Mike More 

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