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Khandizwe River Lodge

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19 Visarend Str, Fish Eagle Bend, Malelane, South Africa
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Ranked #2 of 12 Malelane B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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somerset West
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Beatiful lodge on the river of Kruger National Park , where we saw from the pool so many wild animals coming down to the river to drink. Nice pool area with an great braai area. big overroofed terrace with breakfast in the garden,

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Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Kandhizwe lodge is a beautifull lodge adjacent to Kruger park with a magnificent view on the wildlife of the park from the back yard. The lodge itself is beautfull with a typical African interior and exterior. The owner gave us a lot of good tips for traveling, dining, etc and did a lot too feel us at home. The lodge... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

On the river across from Kruger National Park. A BEAUTIFUL house and great owner. Everything excellent including the elephants walking on the other side of the river. It was fabulous. Every bedroom was a treat and the outside porch was a great place to hang out and see the views.

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Bologna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

As per the title it's a great place to stay a while, not just for a one night sleep! Indeed it has a fantastic view on the river and on the Kruger park, a really nice garden and pool! Also the house itself is really nice and comfortable!! I would really suggest it to families or group of friends looking... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I visited Khandizwe River Lodge as part of my Trip of a Lifetime 2014 with my 23 year old daughter and a friend. The purpose of this part of the trip was to see the Kruger and the Lodge was the nearest of its kind. We were completely unprepared by the photos on the website as to how spacious and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A home from home, fantastic house right on Crocodile River, could not have asked for a better location. Easy to get to the local shops and to Kruger Park. The facilities are excellent, huge garden and pool. Covered braii area with seating and a terrace to sit out on. Breakfast served by two lovely house keepers is a nice touch... More 

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Johannesburg, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were 2 couples staying for 3 nights. We read a lot of reviews about Khandizwe and were intrigued. It doesnt happen often that the place performed better than what the reviews stated. We had an absolutely great time and were treated with a herd of Elephants coming to chat with us during our sundowner drinks. Overall, we had a... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

What an experience! We had a lovely stay and Khandizwe, a beautiful setting and peaceful place. Ideally situated, friendly and helpful owner.Well equipped rooms! Our stay was just to short, can't wait to go back.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We spent a couple of nights and one full day relaxing in the garden on the river bank. Saw more game and birds than the long drive through the park. Absolutely fantastic. Will certainly repeat the experience at the first opportunity.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed at Khandizwe for 4 nights and had the lodge exclusively for ourselves. With elephants and hippos playing in the river every day and elephants regularly visiting us right up to the edge of the lodge, I wish we could have stayed longer. The lodge owner was extremely helpful with restaurant bookings and park details. The room was lovely... More 

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