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Maliba River Lodge is a self-catering retreat set in a pristine wilderness valley deep in the north of Lesotho's breath-taking Maluti and Drakensberg Mountains. The lodge offers four cosy and modern fully serviced accommodation and is situated right on the clear waters of the Ts’ehlanyane River. Each River lodge can accommodate up to 8 people. It is perfect for families, groups of friends or even couples that want an affordable getaway where they can relax in peace and serenity. The main lodge features a gourmet restaurant & bistro, two bars with quiet discreet areas to relax in with views of the surrounding mountains. Guests have a unique opportunity to explore the beauty of the landscape on horseback, go hiking along the various mountain trails, enjoy a visit to the cultural village or indulge a massage from at the Maliba spa. Maliba Lodge also offers a kids club to keep your little ones entertained.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Airport transportation
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Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Tsehlanyane National Park 400 Lesotho
Getting there
Moshoeshoe Intl Airport62 mi
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Very nice lodge at the end of the world. The service is very friendly, the kitchen has more ambitions than overall skills. All in all highly recommended. The location is splendid, all paths well kept, signed and not very demanding.
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The River Lodge is located right in the Mountains with beautiful views. We went on the hiking trails that ended at a small pool with an amazing view. This place was so relaxing and had a full kitchen so that we could cook our own meals while we were there. Overall it is a really
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It a good place to get away from hectic live but we were surprised, not to have met the service expectations. Especially the food service. Not professional, sometimes table cloth unclean, asking for napkins all the time, forgot to bring wine, no value for money. Outdoor tables
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Maliba Mountain Lodge is a gem of a place, tucked away in the mountains, with the river flowing right in front of the accommodation. I was blessed to celebrate my 40th birthday there, with my family. Besides all the activities, the spacious accommodation, excellent food,
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What a great stay. Very tranquil spot. We had a large chalet that was equipped with everything we needed. The lodge is in a park at the end of a winding road that follows the river upstream. Lesotho is absolutely beautiful.
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River Lodge
Snow greeted us one morning...
View from the main bedroom's bed
Main bedroom with ensuite
Stairs going up to top floor, 3 bedrooms upstairs with bathroom
"River Lodge (chalets and rondavels) are more cost effective than the Mountain Lodge."
"lodge number 1, there is small path leading to the river next to the parking"
"Don't stay there - overpriced with bad management."
"Upstairs on the river side have great views and the river noise will quickly put you to sleep."
"Best views of the Mountains"
$107 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LesothoButha-Buthe DistrictTsehlanyane National Park
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