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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Experience from the arrival to warm so amazing, I have travelled and quite a few lodges and I have never seen such happy employees... The Staff have so much passion for their Job. The Chef, Bartender, the Ladies and Jonathan ( Ranger) were just super awesome. Loved the tent I stayed in and the Game Drive :-) Great Place for... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I can truly recommend Springbok lodge. Our 3 night stay was a memorable one. Wendy was fantastic in making our reservation so easy and for being so understanding with our changes. The tents were lovely and even enjoyed the outdoor shower. Food was superb. The staff are extremely friendly and always smiling. A big Thank you goes to our Game... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fabulous place to spend some time. Everything at Springbok Lodge from arrival through to departure was first-class. The luxury tents are so comfortable and the food and hospitality provided by the staff is second-to-none. It’s also a great location for some R&R. However, our visit was made so much better by our ranger Kiegan. He's very knowledgeable, friendly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable 3 night stay at Springbok Lodge - enjoyed the tented accommodation although found it rather chilly in mid-winter. The meals were of a very high standard and the tents very spacious (for a family of 4) and comfortable. The lodge lounge was also very inviting on cold evenings. Game drives were a highlight as usual.

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

May have been there for only 3 days but it felt like forever and never wanted to leave. An amazing place with fantastic service throughout our stay from the moment we got there. Cannot recommend our ranger Kiegan highly enough as he was incredibly helpful, knowledgable, fun and made our trip even better. When can I come back?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is awesome! From being greeted at the lodge through to leaving the level of service throughout was top class! Our game drives were with a very charismatic and knowledgeable guide named William. He catered for everyone's expectations especially when my wife piped up she was doing a bird list, he quickly set a target of 50 birds in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing getaway with hospitality that ranks among the Big five. We were thoroughly impressed, not just with their courteousy & professionalism but engagement, willingness to accommodate special dietary needs and how great they are with kids. The tents are spacious, very neat & well maintained. The winter nights can get cold, still it's a perfect opportunity to... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Springbok never disappoints! We stayed there over the long weekend in June and it was a fantastic stay as always! The food, game sightings and staff were amazing as always and we will definitely make this a regular holiday venue! Highly recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Spent a super weekend at this lodge. Tents are very comfortable and the air con and electric blankets were especially welcome for the cold nights!! Food good especially dinners - lunches and breakfasts are self service which sometimes meant waiting for dishes to be replenished. Loved the littles extras.... Biltong, nuts and chocolates for men to celebrate Father's Day and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful short break in the bush. Springbok Lodge was superb - the accommodation was comfortable and the meals were super and the service was excellent. We had great viewing with our game ranger Kiegan. 3 of the big 5 (unfortunately no leopard) and a magnificent view of a cheetah chase (that the impala won) and then close... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nambiti Game Reserve is a 20,000 acre Private Reserve located 25 km from Ladysmith in Kwa Zulu Natal and is home to the Big 5 as well as cheetah, hippo and over thirty species of plains game which roam freely through the extensive grasslands and thornveld. Nestled in the heart of Nambiti Private Game Reserve is where you'll find Springbok Lodge. Escape to this pristine MALARIA FREE wilderness; relax and celebrate nature, her beauty and the small moments with us. The Sundays River provides an abundance of water through the Reserve and creates a unique sanctuary attracting several rare bird species and an enviable array of raptors and vultures. A birders delight! While the Big Five experience alone is enough to attract visitors, guests staying at Springbok Lodge leave with a different idea of "camping"... Accommodation is offered in elevated, luxury safari style air conditioned en suite tents with outdoor shower. Wake to the calls of the wild and enjoy picture perfect moments under the glorious African sky. Activities offered at Springbok Lodge include Game Drives and guided walks within our fenced area. Bass fishing (catch & release) is popular in season in the reserves well stocked dams. Day Trips to the nearby Battlefields can be arranged. Springbok Lodge is easily accessible from the N3 route Johannesburg and Durban bound. Springbok Lodge is an ideal venue for your next conference, company getaway or soul rejuvenation. Springbok Lodge offers a 'value for money" stay. Accommodation specials available throughout the year. ... more   less 

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Address: Nambiti Game Reserve, Ladysmith, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ladysmith
Price Range: $160 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Springbok Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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