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Gwahumbe Game & Spa

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D368 Road | KwaZulu Natal, Mid Illovo 3750, South Africa
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My farvourite hide away. If you enjoy walking and having a close up of the wild life this is the place to go. Will try the mountain bikes next time.I know where im going again for my Birthday .See you soon

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Richard Thank you for taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game & Spa We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back for your birthday Regards Derek GM More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The views and scenery was breathtaking. But the welcome of all the staff was top class. The fact that there is a spa facility and a good one is a rare find. The food, the spa, the accommodation and game drive was fantastic.

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Rene I am thrilled you enjoyed your stay and facilities at Gwahumbe Game and Spa We look forward to your return in the near future Regards Derek General Manager More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Relaxing! Beautiful! Little special surprises. Across the board, the level of service was high, but not over the top, meaning they were not 'try-hards'. It came naturally, and was constant. The special dinner spa experience was INSANE!!!!

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Jane Thank you for taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game and Spa. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to your return Regards Derek General Manager More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Food was great as well as the following: Great Staff - Friendly and professional Great Spa - clean, relaxing and professional Great Rooms - clean, safe, comfortable The food is wonderful - was great price for the size of the meal and was wholesome and delicious.

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Garren Thank you taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game & Spa. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back Regards Derek GM More 

Plymouth
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Game drive was superb. Simon was excellent. Roast dinner buffet was excellent. The grounds are amazing. An absolutely fantastic day had by all. We couldn't recommend this more. Booking by email from the uk was easy!

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Georgia Thank you for your review on Gwahumbe Game and Spa. I have forwarded your kind words onto the staff members concerned and I thank you for them. We look forward to return on your next visit Regards Derek General Manager More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gwahumbe Game and Spa is a beautiful destination when you need to relax and unwind. The staff are friendly and always accomodating and the accomodation itself is quaint and cozy. The Game drive is wonderful and the nature walks are a brilliant way to enjoy the scenery and really take in the fresh air. I would definitely go back.

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Urissa Thank you for taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game & Spa. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return Regards Derek GM More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay at Gwanumbe! My son did the Junior Game rangers course for 2 days while I checked into the lodge for 3 days! I was so super impressed by this lodge from the moment I drove in to the time I left! Beautiful setting, excellent value for money, family run with some really great... More 

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kelly We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that your son had a great time on the Junior Ranger Camp. I thank you for taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game & Spa and we looking forward to welcoming you and your family back to the Lodge in the near future Regards Derek General Manager More 

Port Shepstone, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW what an amazing time we had at Gwahumbe Game Reserve and Spa. Dinner for first day was so intimate. Second day Surprise dinner with Hydro bath. We were well treated and enjoyed every minute. Rooms are clean and always smelling fresh.

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Phindile Thank you for taking the time in reviewing Gwahumbe Game & Spa. I am thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to your return Regards Derek General Manager More 

Hillcrest, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take your time, relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. You will be amazed we you sit in the wild and just listen and take in the sites. Things happen when you are not in a rush. Lay by the communal swimming pool whilst placing your order for your finest cocktail. Have dinner outside if the weather permits. Watch the... More 

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Bruce Thank you for the review on Gwahumbe Game & Spa. I am most please you enjoyed your time at the Lodge and look forward to welcoming you back Regards Derek GM More 

Durban, South Africa
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome wedding at Gwahumbe. Outstanding service - nothing was too much trouble. Delicious food- breakfast, lunches and dinner. Stunning venue for a beautiful wedding. Thanks Gwahumbe for going out of your way to make this a great experience

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Manager_Gwahumbe, General Manager at Gwahumbe Game & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kerry Thank you for your review on Gwahumbe Game & Spa. It was a pleasure hosting the Wedding. Your compliments have been passed on to all concerned Regards Derek GAeneral Masnager More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just an hour's drive from Durban - or a 45 minute drive from Pietermaritzburg, Gwahumbe Game Lodge & Spa offers a wide variety of catered and self catered accommodation ranging from ultimate luxury to a rustic bush camp. We are "Wilderness on a Whim" - the perfect getaway to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the bush veld. Game drives are undoubtedly the best way to view our exceptional fauna & flora, offering the opportunity to get up close and personal with the game in a natural setting. As our reserve is relatively small, there is always an excellent chance for guests to view our variety of game, such as hippo, wildebeest, giraffe, zebra and many antelope species to name but a few. The Reserve enjoys an abundance of animals and birds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gwahumbe Game & Spa

Address: D368 Road | KwaZulu Natal, Mid Illovo 3750, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Mid Illovo
Price Range: $69 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gwahumbe Game & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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