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Karkloof Safari Spa

5.0 of 5 Specialty Resort   |   Otto's Bluff Road, Pietermaritzburg 3231, South Africa
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My boyfriend & I decided to sneak away for a night and Karkloof Safari Spa had everything we had chatted about doing in one place. We arrived on the Saturday morning warmly welcomed and taken to the lodge where we had a super breakfast & then decided while the weather was still great we would go on a drive around... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What makes Karkloof different from any other luxury resort/hotel/lodge is the concept of timelessness. There is no set time for anything and if your life is run against the clock then the luxury of not having to wear a watch, of being able to have any meal at any time, so to any activity with your own dedicated ranger, that... More

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

We stayed at Karkloof for 3 nights in August and we didn't want to leave! The rooms are beautifully designed, spacious and well maintained; and our room had a wonderful view of the watering hole. The lodge itself is also beautiful as is the reserve- very well maintained, healthy game and its own waterfall. However the outstanding part of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been to Karkloof a few times and each and every time it is the most wonderful experience. The attention of the staff to your every need, is always superb. The villas are beautifully decorated and the attention to detail excellent. The food is superb and there is no shortage of choice. The "raw" food choice... More

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Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not even checked out of Karkloof Safari Spa but the experience thus far is just TOO MAGNIFICENT. The staff and the owner make you feel super special. Meals are fresh, healthy and delicious................ the SPA, ohhhhhhhhhh the SPA (what more can one ask for?). Enjoyed the game drive with the Head of Game Rangers. Money comes and goes... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great part of a trip to South Africa. Top of the line rooms and comfort. Delightful staff. Came away completely relaxed. The staff could not have been more attentive to your every need. The spa facility is world class.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and son went last weekend and wow what a peace of heaven on earth. From your arrival to departure it was superb. |The hotel is 10 star and the service 20 star. It is timeless which means you can eat and spa at anytime of the day. The food so awesome as were the Thai therapist. The family... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Wow, Wow and wow - Seven woman in the group spanning three generations and sharing a 21st birthday treat from an amazingly, kind, generous friend for one night of shear luxury - this treat will never ever be forgotten by us all. The Staff, Spa,Lodge, Food, Guest Accommodation and Game Drive were all just brilliant. We were welcomed by all... More

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Thanks to Fred, Wayne and the Karkloof staff for an amazing holiday. Karloof Safari & Spa is definitely world class and the spa is simply surreal!! The game drives, picnics and meals..wow!! Above all this, you treated my family and I like Royalty - this is something money cannot buy. My heartfelt thanks and well wishes to all at Karkloof... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My husband and I visited Karkloof Safari Spa as part of a longer visit back to South Africa. After spending two weeks shuttling between family and friends we were looking forward to having some quality time just the two of us. From the moment we arrived we felt welcome and at home. The lodge was open and friendly, we never... More

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Address: Otto's Bluff Road, Pietermaritzburg 3231, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Karkloof Safari Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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