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Pestana Kruger Lodge

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel to Kruger every 8 weeks for wildlife photography. Always dring my motorhome and always go in at Malelane gate. On approach to the bridge I always look left at the Main entrance to Pestana lodge and remind myself that I MUST stay a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank antoniodacruz
Response from DaveH4647, Front Office Manager at Pestana Kruger LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear antoniodacruz We are delighted that you decided to Sho!Left and stay a few nights with us on your recent rtip to the Kruger We are all of us equally delighted that you had an enjoyable experience. We agree , our location is superb ,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Self service food displayed looks tired by the time the 6th person serves himself .Towels are being removed from rooms and not replaced immediately only a few hours later .Would be nice to see the manager walking around asking guests how everything is,etc.

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Jose L
Response from DaveH4647, General Manager at Pestana Kruger LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Joel Thank you for your review We appreciate your feedback. All feedback is welcome and we will look into the issues you have raised With regards Dave Hackney General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed two nights at Pestana. Two small cottages. It is an effectively run property that focuses on quantity, not quality. Good value. Wonderful view from restaurant and bar, but NOT the rooms. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Rooms were clean, but ours...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lowlinfarms
Response from DaveH4647, General Manager at Pestana Kruger LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lolwlinfarms Thank you for the feedback. All feedback is appreciated Dave Hackney General Manager

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

One of the best lodges to enjoy and maximize your Kruger experience. From the balcony of the lodge you can see the river and its wildlife (hipos, crocs, kudus, gazelles etc) while having breakfast, lunch or a drink. It is a privilege. Being just so...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank GabrielaS1337
Response from DaveH4647, General Manager at Pestana Kruger LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear GabrielaS1337 Thank you for taking the time to send your review My team and I are very happy to see you had an awesome experience at the Lodge I have forwarded your review to the Spa operator , who is fairly new on the...More

Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

From the moment we arrived everything felt perfect - just as I’d imagined my game lodge to be! From the sun deck we watched around 50 elephants drink from the river, watch hippos in the water and the crocodiles - that was before the safari....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ELangmaid
Response from DaveH4647, General Manager at Pestana Kruger LodgeResponded December 11, 2018

Dear ELangmaid Thank you for taking the time to send such a lovely review Its wonderful to hear that you had such an awesome safari experience here and that we were able to contribute to that Welcome back anytime Dave Hackney General Manager

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Description
Pestana Kruger is a 4 star hotel, situated in South Africa just 70m from the Southern entrance to Kruger National Park and only 150m from Malelane Gate, one of the most important access point to the park. Is More surrounded by marvelous gardens and offers a fantastic view of the Crocodile River, where hippos and several wildlife species can be seen. The hotel has many special facilities that includes two outdoor pools and one indoor pool, a restaurant and two bars and one SPA that offers a range of body treatments and a Turkish bath. The rooms have views over the river and gardens, decorated with African motifs. They all have balconies and internet Wi-Fi. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
74
Price range
$104 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pestana Kruger Hotel Malelane
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Malelane
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
74
Price range
$104 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pestana Kruger Hotel Malelane
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Malelane
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Room & Suite (80)
Pool & Beach (28)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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Jockjock40
August 9, 2016|
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Response from KonstantinvW | Reviewed this property |
We found the food actually quite good and tasty, with a good variety of different dishes appealing to different tastes, freshly prepared. Breakfast was also good, with a live station for omelettes.
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Jockjock40
August 9, 2016|
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Response from KonstantinvW | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problems with cleanliness!
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Kiaraa
May 14, 2016|
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Response from Shube1 | Reviewed this property |
The lodge will arrange everything for you. However I still feel that to experience Kruger one must stay in the park there are many lodges within that cater for everything including game drives and pick you up at the airport... More
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Room Tips
"A river view room is ideal but not necessary."
antoniodacruz
1 week ago
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"Make sure you get a room with a river view if possible."
Lowlinfarms
3 weeks ago
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"Mejor una habitación con vistas al río. Better a room overlooking the river."
santyfdez
Oct 25, 2018
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"The nearer reception the better as the roadways and paths are dangerous after dark"
dorothyg997
Oct 25, 2018
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