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Overview
Guernsey Road, Kruger National Park South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsoutdoor showeropen gatesour room was spaciousone of a kindsafari experienceamazing experiencesun downeranimal behaviorafrican sunsetmagical placehouse staffour honeymooncan't wait to go backonce in a lifetimethe reserveblack rhinobeyond expectations
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We feel like some other reviewers that Waterbuck should be kept a secret from the outside world but it is too wonderful not to share with others who desire the greatest safari experience there is. On arrival there we were met by our hosts Odelia...More

Thank kevnclair
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waterbuck Game Lodge at Thornybush exceeded expectations— a challenge given that we had high expectations. The room itself was excellent- comfortable, quiet, and included an indoor shower, outdoor shower, and jacuzzi. We were in Cabin 4, which overlooks the whole water hole, which is only...More

Thank jzombek
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We cannot say enough of the Waterbuck Lodge in Thornybush and Waterbuck lodge. It was intimate and no detail was overlooked. The watering hole on premises was like a scene out of the Lion King. First the Nyalas, then the zebras, monkeys, and giraffes among...More

Thank rsappern
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We recently returned from a round the world trip that included a 3 night stay at Waterbuck. It was the pinnacle of lots of amazing adventures! Odelia graciously met us with lemonade and made us feel welcome right away. With Roux as our driver and...More

Thank judykgal
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Has your CEO or Director ever asked where can they go to switch off and you just shrud your shoulders: I dont know? Well, now you have no excuse to say WATER-BUCK THORNYBUSH LODGE!! we were an exclusive booking for an entire week of bliss...More

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Description
Beautifully set on a large watering hole deep in the African bush this amazing lodge awaits your arrival. There are 4 individually set rooms spaced generously apart with a welcoming central lodge area. This area ...More has a bar, lounge, swimming pool and a deck overlooking the waterhole. It is truly a little piece of paradise.Safari's (Game drives) are conducted morning and evening giving our guests a good chance of seeing Africa's famous "Big 5" as well as numerous other species of fauna and floura. These are conducted by extremely knowledgeable and friendly guides anxious to make your experience unforgettable.Please read the comments of our guests below, their words are the best reflection we can give on the experience. Look forward to hosting your African safari experience soon! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$667 - $808 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Waterbuck Game Lodge South Africa/Thornybush Private Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Thornybush Private Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$667 - $808 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Waterbuck Game Lodge South Africa/Thornybush Private Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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Traveler (283)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (7)
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Janine S
January 13, 2017|
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Response from MaurizioNasi | Reviewed this property |
Hi Janine, I always inform in advance about food requests, just write, they were very helpful with us. I remember that the wifi was good and I also believed that we had tv in our room (which was very big, 2 floors): I cannot... More
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"No bad rooms!! Alll with lovely decks. One of the rooms overlooked the incredible watering hole."
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"Room 4 has the best view."
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"Room 4 is the best! apart from all the other rooms and awesome view of the dam"
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"lodge 4 is closest to the dam"
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