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Kwambali Riverside Lodge

Portion 23, Farm Tevrede 178JT, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful time we had at the most peaceful and quiet place next to the river. The reception was good and the cottage was clean and felt like home. I'd have given it a 5 rating but for the towels and sheets that are brown. All in all we are happy. Will come back again.

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Kwambali_Lodge, Owner at Kwambali Riverside Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking at replacing our stone coloured linen and towels with a more neutral colour in the near future and will keep you updated. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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20 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every year we select a resort for our family reunion and this year we chose Kwambali. We were not disappointed at all … you get your money’s worth – yes it is not a 5-star facility and services are limited, but for a family that will have fun irrespective, this is a pretty great option. The rates are reasonable and... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Kwambali Riverside Lodge over the 2015 Easter 2015 week end. Everything was fine from our check in to our departure. Nice and clean with excellent security. Close to both Numbi and Phabeni gates of the Kruger National Park. Will definitely visit again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We stayed for two nights, booked through Groupon. I thought I got mydelf a good deal but the first disappointment came in when I noticed the same cottages were sold for a cheaper price through other booking sites. The cottage which I stayed (No 9) was smelly and dirty including the living hall and toilets. The tap water was muddy... More 

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Meyerton, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A charming resort situated on the Sabie River. 12 Picturesque cottages in a beautiful garden of majestic Fever Trees. It's peaceful, with a crystal clear swimming mostly all to yourself all day. We stayed in cottage 12. This is a 6 sleeper with bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a loft with 2 single beds. Cottages are in need of some TLC,... More 

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Muenster, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Nice location, excellent service, wonderful safaris with the Big Five and even more, people and staff was friendy and it really felt like holiday, all the best for the staff as they were really nice to my husband and me

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Kwambali lodge is located just outside Hazyview and is 30 minutes away from the Phabeni gate of kruger national park. The lodge offers self catering cottages which can house groups of two, four and six. All the cottages overlook the Sabie river and come equipped with a fully functional kitchen and brains facilities. While the location and amenities are good,... More 

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Secunda, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Situated next to the Sabie river, with magnificent trees lit up beautifully at night... this is truly a stunning area. Location is perfect as it is opposite from Induna Adventures and right next to Sabie Valley Coffee - both great attractions in the area. Management was very friendly, and we were especially impressed by the quick and efficient way in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights while touring the area. Nice individual cottages by the river, just outside the main town and quite opposite the adventure centre which makes it very convenient if with kids. Priced reasonably, the cottages had full facilities and a pleasant owner. Don't expect 5 star, no air conditioning, limited service but if you are with family,... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

It was my second visit to Kwambali, the first in May 2013 was thoroughly enjoyable, so we booked there again for a weekend in July 2014. We were a group of ten people and specifically booked the riverside cottage (6 sleeper) and a 4 sleeper next to it. We stayed in Riverside cottage the last time and its layout was... More 

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