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Pietermaritzburg
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The road to Karkloof is a bit rough but once you get there it is well worth it! The staff offer excellent service, are friendly and very professional! I had a puncture on the road and Kenny very kindly changed my flat wheel! We saw rhino, buffalo, buck, giraffes, warthogs and a monitor lizard too! The buck are not afraid...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank You Karkloof Safari Lodge and Spa for the most incredible last two days. Your beautiful surroundings are filled with Peace and Harmony. Your staff and service are 5 star all around. The spa and facilities are second to none.

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Thank Viviene B
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My whole stay was magical. All the words in the world are not enough to tell how incredibly KarKloof is like. I was treated with greatness and respect. I had the most luxurious memorable holiday. Thx :)

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Northwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great scenary, excellent property . great views. Most amazing thing was the spa and spa staff .Really good experience at spa. best ever spa experience. Breakfast was same everyday. Omellette took about an hour and was really not good at all. the fresh juices were excellent.when we arrived we were the only ones at the place, but were very diappointed...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Karkloof spa was an amazing experience. Thai thearipsts were very professional and the treatments were exceptional. The Spa is a sanctaury of clam, beauty and very well run. A must on everyones bucket list.

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Thank debs0l
Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Excellent property, spa is great and the check in and out times are perfect. Eat whatever you want and drink whatever you want. The waterfall is a must to see. We also enjoyed the picnic, couldn't believe the length to which the staff went to prepare all of those goodies for us

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Thank sollym806
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Our stay at Karkloof was truly an amazing experience we will never forget. From the staff to the views to the game drives, food and spa, we could not fault it. Thank you to the owner, Fred, and all his staff for making our stay such a pleasant and memorable one. We highly recommend Karkloof as a wonderful getaway destination.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed January 11, 2017

My third visit to Karkloof. Wonderful retreat in the middle of the Midlands rolling hills tucked away In the bush. A truly relaxing getaway where the staff is wonderfully courteous and seem to work seemlessly together in perfect harmony from reception to Spa. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Karkloof remains one of our favourite spoils in South Africa! The location hidden in the mountains just outside of Pietermaritzburg really gives you the sense that you have truly escaped into a mystical mountain retreat! The food is the most perfect combination of being delicious yet fresh and healthy! We loved the lamp chops and it was a treat to...

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Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed December 23, 2016

I had high expectations after my friend told me about the place however to my disappointment there was very little to be impressed with....bets in the rooms, poor chefs...mosquito...limited menu options

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by the cinematic splendor of the Karkloof Valley, this modern and contemporary wellness and wildlife retreat is enhanced with the big heart of African sensibility. Karkloof Safari Spa offers a selection of supreme secluded lodges complimented by the finest cuisine and impeccable international standards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karkloof Safari Spa

Address: Otto's Bluff Road, Pietermaritzburg 3231, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
Price Range: $991 - $1,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“rooms facing the valley are good.most rooms are facing the valley”
 of 5 bubbles zakharia56, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“All suites are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles Merelvanh, Feb 7, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms were spectacular however if you dont feel like walking to far from reception choose room 7 or 8”
 of 5 bubbles stephaniev297, Jan 26, 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have views of the valley and some are set back. All the rooms are very private.”
 of 5 bubbles Thermopolye, Jan 25, 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 2 and it was AMAZING! View was great.”
 of 5 bubbles MarieLBrand, Jan 3, 2016 | Read review
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