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Cranford Country Lodge

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77 Old Main Road, Curry's Post, Howick, South Africa
Cranford Country Lodge
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! What an amazing team, venue and setting these guys have! We were so thrilled with our special day and it was everything we could have wanted and more. From the first time we made contact with Cranford through to the day of our ceremony we were so unbelievably happy with the way we were looked after. It was such... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you could get married a few times in your life, just for the absolute fun of it, and obviously to the same person....I would choose Cranford lodge and the amazing Cranford team every time....a few words spring to mind when I think of the Crandord family...warmth, smiles, relaxed, attention to detail, helpful. Cranford is a beautiful majestic place where... More 

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

Dear Debbie, Claire, Viv and the Cranford team. I do not think words could ever express our gratitude for everything you did to make our wedding everything we ever dreamed of, and more! No detail was forgotten and you all far exceeded our expectations. From our first walk through your lodge, to the planning phase, to the collection of the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the time we arrived just amazing. It was raining and there was mist. Really creating the scene. Drove towards cottage at were greeted by the most amazing horses. We stayed in the main farm house "the blue room" beautifully decorated and spacious. With fire place which I just loved. Keep us warm and cosy. The gardens are beautiful and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

For a minute i thought i was in England , lovely old fashion cottages (come with a mouldy smell too so open the windows LOL). Great hospitality atmosphere and food. The Lapa is lovely and there are nearby tourist activities and spa. Not cheap though, posh place.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

About three years ago my sister and I went horse riding at Cranford Country Lodge. The owner took us out on a stunning ride through the forest and surrounding countryside. This was to be a horseride I'll never forget. After we had finished, I desperately needed the loo and was told I could pop into the barn and use the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We stayed at Cranford as a couple this weekend and even though we experienced typical Midlands weather, it was by far one of the most beautiful places I've stayed at. The staff are friendly and very helpful, and the management team very accommodating. The rates were affordable, and if you love Appaloosa horses, you will be in heaven. They have... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed at Cranford for three nights while setting up for and celebrating a wedding. The rooms were amazing as well as the breakfast and staff. We had the wedding in the chapel due to the weather and had a lovely time down at the Lapa before heading up to the reception. During the reception everyone was served quickly and... More 

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We decided on Cranford country lodge for our wedding this November 2014 due to it's beautiful scenery as well as warm & cozy, rustic barn, magical chapel etc. Decoration of the venue was so simple due to it being so gorgeous already. During the ceremony we looked out on the lake and horses on the hill while saying our vows.We... More 

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Cranford-Team, Manager at Cranford Country Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Natasha, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review and for your kind words. Your wonderful comments definitely help to boost our team spirit and helping you organize and plan your special wedding day was such an honour. Your wedding was absolutely beautiful and we are thrilled that your friends and family enjoyed their... More 

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I am not even sure where to start to be honest. From start to finish our entire wedding, under the guidance and support of Alex, was absolutely seamless and stress free. A day that was beyond magical and one we would relive over and over again. The suppliers that were recommended where a perfect match. From a simple mood board... More 

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