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Hluhluwe River Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   D540-Hluhluwe (District Road 540), Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Berenice M Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
47 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Kruger National Park ranger once confessed how much he misses the bushveld of Northern KwaZulu-Natal. The sights, sounds and smells are uniquely rural African and you are instantly transported into a different world. We are travelling North and as we turn into Hluhluwe River Lodge’s game park we instantly feel what he is talking about. This is wild country,... More

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Flitwick, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

What a wonderful place to relax after one of the most exhausting runs in the world ......Comrades !! The staff and facilities are brilliant here at Hluhluwe.....but just don't try to pronounce it without some help !! Food is amazing and the variety excellent. The trips to the game park were well organised and guided by a very knowledgable Jahn.... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Very strategic place to visit the park, excellent en personal guidance, warm welcome and beautiful cottages on the premisses. They are luxurious, clean and pretty big for two persons. Great view over the lake! ahhhh....

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Durban, South Africa
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A weekend was just too short! Next time will have to be at least a week - we will be back! Our room was heavenly - loved the gorgeous ball and claw bath with a view! The decor of the lodge as a whole is so pleasing - including the stylish and comfy seated areas on the deck with well-stocked... More

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights and used the Lodge as a base to explore the area. We loved the bush setting and privacy of the rooms (the kids really enjoyed having their own) and the beautiful view from the dining area. All the staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly and the food and service were great. It was the perfect... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

There is nothing I could say to fault this lodge. If you re looking for a reasonably priced place to stay in Hluhluwe which has the feel proper bush lodge, friendly staff, great food, comfortable accommodation and sweeping views of the estuary then look no further! We stayed in the honeymoon suite and absolutely LOVED our room. It was perfect.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This place is a little Gem ! staying here is what Africa is all about. We stayed here for four nights in Feb.2014. The accommodation was first class. The food was of the highest standard, and what a dinning room !. The staff were very friendly The young lady on reception, went out of her way, and spent lots of... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The 5th stop on our tour of KwaZulu-Natal where we stayed for 3 nights. A 5/6 km drive down a dirt road and then you get to the gate and you are still 1.2km form reception! but it was worth the drive. We arrived just as it was starting to rain and unfortunately got a leak in our thatched chalet... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We have now visited Hluhluwe River Lodge 3 times, and have loved it each time! Nice rooms, excellent food, and good staff led by a wonderful family! We definitely make it an annual stop over for preferably two nights of chilling before hitting the game parks or beaches!

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Evanston, Illinois
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Gavin and his staff were amazing. We arrived midday from a long journey (with 4 hungry kids) and the staff immediately set about to feed us. The food was incredible and appealed to the epicureans in our group. Besides the amazing food, one night we ate dinner with a serval staring at us from the trees. The second night, the... More

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Address: D540-Hluhluwe (District Road 540), Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hluhluwe River Lodge 4*
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