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Reviewed February 28, 2015

I only have one comment about this place. Gordon Ramsey needs to get here and close it. Never in my life such bad experience. You have to fight for towels, coffee and help at reception. Can't complain about service as there are none. Never ever again

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4Thank JohanleRoux11
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed February 19, 2015

I was extremely unimpressed with Ivory Tusk Lodge. The rooms were tiny, poorly ventilated and unbearably hot. The evening buffet was sub-standard in variety and quality. Fellow guests made such a noise that it was impossible to sleep, despite a request to management to tell them to keep it down.

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3Thank JohnFeb2015
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Basic is an understatement for this lodge.This lodge can be rated 0 star.The conditions of the self catering are awful and appaling.The units have a very potent damp and unappetizing odor.This damp smell virtually gave me a headache the moment we checked in.The rooms do not have ample lighting.Some self catering units have absolutely no ventilation or lighting in rooms.Hygiene...

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2Thank Soho2014
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed May 16, 2014

I am really impressed with your upgrade of your rooms. Very tasteful Close to the main road and easy access to the MediClinic and the mall down the road. Great services!! Will definitely see me again!

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Thank Tanya_Lange
Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed December 14, 2013

My partner and I checked into the Lodge and was disappointed in the overall stay. When we checked in, which was very time consuming, it took roughly 20 min and we were the only GUESTS at the desk at the time, we received a room which was supposed to be on maintenance, the room had nothing in it and one...

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Thank BiancaW19
Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 1, 2013

Visiting family in Tzaneen we needed somewhere safe and central which was easy to find. This place is just after town off the main highway and well sign posted. Its a bit basic and the furnishings are pretty grim, but it served its purpose as we literally just needed to sleep there. For us its location was the key and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ivory Tusk Lodge is an ideal base for both business and leisure traveler in Limpopo Province. This hotel offers comfortable lodging for the guests with modern facilities and warm hospitality. This property is situated within walking distance from Tzaneen CBD and Tzaneen Lifestyle Centre (Mall). Next door to Tzaneen Medi-Clinic. The lodge offers a wide variety of accommodation from luxury suites to 8-sleeper chalets. Conference facilities available. Wheelchair friendly. Accommodation: Ivory Tusk Lodge offers luxury accommodation-hotel style as well as chalets to suit your needs. 19 single rooms, 13 double rooms and 5 family rooms. Variety of chalets available, from 2 sleepers to 8 sleepers. Color TV with DSTV channels. Air cons and showers available in rooms. The room offers 1 Double Bed with Shower, Fully furnished room with plasma TV with DSTV channels, Tea coffee facilities available at coffee station in lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivory Tusk Lodge

Address: 75 Douglas Street, Tzaneen 0850, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Tzaneen
Price Range: $22 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
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“Upgraded Rooms are wonderful”
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 of 5 bubbles Tanya_Lange, May 16, 2014 | Read review
“there are larger family rooms which are overfilled with children and so very noisy - ask for a room well away from that zone.”
 of 5 bubbles shaktisha, Oct 1, 2013 | Read review
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