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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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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was the second stay for my husband and I - we stayed last year for the first time and decided there and then that this needs to become a fixture for us. Nonetheless I was a bit nervous staying at the same place twice, as you never know if it will live up to your memory and expectations. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For someone who has lived most of their life in KZN, and never really heard about the Karkloof Spa might sound a little odd, but this is testament to the exclusive nature of the establishment. The property, the accommodation, the service, the spa - are all world class. We enjoyed a fantastic 2 days at the spa, where time literally... More 

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Florence, Toscana, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been traveling all around the world, I've never had such outstanding, professional and kind service. Right in the middle of PRIVATE nature reserve, nobody to bother, all the staff is there to offer a timeless experience. The food is fantastic, the people and the spa are extraordinary. I was there to give a Life Coaching seminar to 8 people,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Timeless experience, nature at its most beautiful and service fit for royalty. You will want for nothing, bar time to stand still. This is a 7 Star African destination that creates a lifetime of memories. Had an amazing time at the lodge and highly recommend it to anyone looking for something special: http://www.karkloofsafarispa.com/

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The most incredible experience . From your welcome at the gate to your departure you are treated like royalty by the staff. it feels like there are fairies anticipating your every wish. Because they offer you a timeless stay (you decide when and where you want to eat and when and what therapy you want) you literally dont know what... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Like no hotel you'll every experience, closest comparison is Necker Island. Once you arrive everything is free, no more costs... and no need to book anything! If you want 10hrs of Spa treatments, and Yoga lessons a day then you can. Get bored of that and ask for your personal game ranger who will pick you up and take you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The most amazing relaxing and peaceful place on earth. I finaly know what its like to be waited upon 24hrs a day. The best Thai therapies ever, with the most exquisite cuisine, and a personal chef to ensure that you have whatever you want whenever you need it. The vilas are amazing with tranquil mountain views especially no 3 with... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

This is the ultimate treat. Sublime in every way. The staff are probably the best trained, attentive yet unintrusive, team that I have ever seen. The spa is just amazing. And the chef ..... I don't know how to explain! But I think the scale will tell. The food was amazing. I loved all the raw soups! The most wonderful... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

From the warm smiles of Lawrence and his team at reception, to the attentive service from all the staff and the personal attention from owner Fred Wörner, you feel right at home. And then the rooms - with their out-of-this-world beds, beautiful decor and private decks - the lodge and the spectacular wine cellar and menus … And the SPA... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Here was the challenge in organising our holiday. We loved our family safari two years ago in Tanzania, but didn't want an identical repeat experience so soon; our children (11 and 7) adore outdoor activities and wildlife; my wife is passionate about yoga, fitness and spa. If you're looking for a combination that meets these aims Karkloof works spectacularly well.... 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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