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White House Lodge

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4.0 of 5
PO Box 4490 | White River, White River 1240, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Polokwane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at White House Lodge. It is located in a quiet and peaceful area. The view of the valley from the swing is stunning and I would be able to spend hours there relaxing. Our rooms were clean and comfortable and the swimming pool was crystal clear. We would definitely return and recommend it to our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending 8 nights in Kruger we decided to spend our last night in South Africa at The White House Lodge, close to the airport. To our delight this was an excellent choice., The grounds, the room, the breakfast, and the customer service were all great! We needed to make some arrangements and Susann was gracious enough to make some... More 

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Woking
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The owners were really helpful before we even arrived in South Africa. This was to be our first night in South Africa and being a bit apprehensive about it the owners were very accommodating by arranging dinner for us. This was lovely home cooked food. This was our first experience of these South African Lodges and we were highly impressed.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Excellent, beautifully maintained accommodation. Wonderful attentive hosts and serene surroundings. Breakfasts are 5* at this lodge and freshly cooked to order. Thank you so much for a most relaxing week! Good access to local shops

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Nootdorp, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Lodge with beautiful garden and a terrific view. Location is excellent to start or end the Panorama route and visiting the Blyde River Canyon as well as the Kruger National Parc. Excellent breakfast and lovely host.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We (unfortunately) only stayed at the White House Lodge for one night but we really enjoyed it. We were very warmly welcomed and once they found out we had to leave before breakfast to catch our flight, they immediately deducting that from our bill (a completely unexpected and kind gesture). The garden was beautiful and the children enjoyed the pool... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Food was excellent and was served when we wanted it. Service was excellent; we were picked up at the airport immediately. Owner was knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the area. There was nothing we didn't like about the guest house. Our first night in South Africa was great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Extremely comfortable accommodation ,excellent food and service. Stayed there for a night prior to heading to Kruger Park, and then again for a night afterwards. Susan and Detlef were so accommodating, the rooms and grounds are beautiful with great views. The breakfast and dinner were absolutely superb, and all advice given to us by Susan and Detlef was spot on.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Thanks for the Hosts at White House Lodge - you were very helpful and it was a terrible shame that Lufthansa delayed our flight by 24 hours thus making our booked stay with you impossible. We have no hesitation in recommending your customer service in staying up late in case we could have arrived very, very late in the night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Very clean and lovely peaceful stay Susanne and her husband very good hosts friendly and we felt at home. A wonderful view from the swing, good clean air and a wonderful experience, will definitely be back. Thank you.

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