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61 Bosbok Street, ., South Africa
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Kruger View Lodge
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Ranked #105 of 309 Specialty Lodging in Mpumalanga
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Betera, Spain
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Martin, the manager, is the most charming and kindest person. The place is in a wonderful location, the building has got a charm out of common. Unluckily, the service and staff is very insufficient and not enough trained. The whole building: kitchen, rooms and living room needs a deep and detailed cleaning together with a better organisation of the space.... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Despite the last awesome owner passed away, Martin and his sister have kept the spirit of friendly atmosphere and take care of their customers, do not miss the barbecue in the evening ! We will definitely come back to this place ;).

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128 reviews 128 reviews
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89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Clean basic accommodation and good communal facilities, with a very helpful and friendly reception. The only problem we experienced was the soft uneven mattress on the bed in the downstairs en suite bedroom. We will definitely stay here again.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

As a backpacker owner myself, I popped in here just to meet the owner when passing through town, but ended up staying the night because I fell absolutely in love with the place. The owner has put so much effort into the place, and has set an example of what all backpackers should aspire to. The rooms? Beautiful and well... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed here overnight to break our journey from Mozambique and it was perfect as an overnight stay. The pool was a welcome sight and the rooms were clean and affordable. Dave was very friendly and helpful.

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

We stayed in Kruger View Lodge in the beginning of March 2013 for three days four nights. We had three people and had a two story room. Loved the decorations. The room opened up the balcony overlooking Kruger. The meals were so good! Dave made Braai one night and also made pasta. I went back for fifths. :) The safaris... More 

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North, South Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

I only stayed for 2 days, it should have been longer. I wanted to see Kruger whilst I was in South Africa and I couldn't really justify the cost of some of the safaris as i had planned to go on a trip through zambia anyway. My hostel in CT, capetown backpackers told me to go and stay here and... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We stayed here for just one night. We stayed in a cabin, but it was very old and little bit dirty. It is more like a garden house for storage tools and that kind of things, but not for sleeping. Pay less more and choose for a double ensuite, then you will get much much better for your money. The... More 

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22 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Had a Brilliant stay at Kruger view, The management were fantastic and ensured we had a great stay. Went oood spot for n a guided safari with Kruger view for a Good price and saw the BIg 5 Three times over! The room was huge and sheets were regularly changed. really good spot for getting into Kruger and ideal as... More 

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Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

I have traveled to Mozambique for the past 10 years and have stayed over at the lodge every time I go to Mozambique. My family and group was received in a way that you feel comfortable and immidiately at home.The owner Dave had all our requests ready and made one of our group's birthday special. Thanks for your excellent service.

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Address: 61 Bosbok Street, ., South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga
Number of rooms: 21
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