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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing, amazing, amazing.... Cannot fault anything about our four nights at Pondoro. Lodge and rooms wonderful, food fantastic, staff and hospitality faultless and game drives out of this world. Memories for a lifetime.

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

A group of 6 of us stayed at Pondoro a couple weeks ago (end of May 2017). With such an unbelievable trip and experience at Pondoro, I'm not sure how to keep this review short. SAFARIS/GAME DRIVES: We went on early morning drives and a...More

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Response from Robbie_Prehn, Owner at Pondoro Game LodgeResponded June 15, 2017

Dear Crazy Group of 6 from Texas, Wow what a fabulous review! It is so inspirational to see that you had a great time with us. I will inform all the staff of your accolades, specifically Sam and Eric who will both be thrilled. Greetings...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am really glad that my wife and I had the opportunity to be some days at this place. Every detail is is really planned, from the time you arrive at the airport to the time you leave. The staff are so great and really...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at Pondoro was absolutely wonderful. My daughter and I had the opportunity to stay at Pondoro for three nights. We enjoyed every moment we were there. The friendliness of all the staff was amazing! The accommodations were well appointed and beautiful! The food...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for an intimate personable and full service lodge this is the place. Pondoro is beautifully appointed, well maintained, has knowledgable staff, and the food was amazing. The ranger and tracker brought us so close to the animals and we never felt...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Room amenities
Minibar
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$583 - $1,421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$583 - $1,421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (870)
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April 8, 2018|
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Response from Jose Manuel M | Reviewed this property |
I was there and I didnt do it. If you are really interested in the poaching subject maybe it could be interesting. But looking at all the amazings things you could you be doing there, probably jumping into the bush its... More
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sunni2014
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Sandiee V | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I'm glad you like my post. I flew from Cape Town to hoedspruit and the lodge came to pick us up at the airport (@ additional cost) Everything was super easy and smooth. Hope this helped.
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cuculala
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Lenharetto | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The closest airport is Hoedspruit and the transfer I paid R1110 per person roundtrip Hoedspruit Airport and includes R100 per person conservation fees as well as the gate fees.
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"This lodge is so amazing no room will disappoint"
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"Tree suite for view of hippos!"
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"All the suites we saw were great, but the big specialty suites have larger decks with integrated hot tubs..."
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"As for room away from the main building."
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