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Nkwazi Lake Lodge

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the stunningly located Nkwazi Lodge for 2 nights. Accommodation is wooden chalets overlooking the river below. The game viewing was excellent. Our main purpose as overseas visitors was to try our luck at Tiger fishing and the Lodge provides day charters with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

We spent 2 nights at Nkwazi. I would recommend this place to anyone, the view is amazing. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The food was fantastic and the atmosphere was spectacular. We were very fortunate to visit this lodge with our South African family...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tour820856
Response from PongolaGR, General Manager at Nkwazi Lake LodgeResponded October 8, 2018

Great to hear you had a fantastic stay. We hope to see you back again! All the best.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

I have been coming to Nkwazi for 18 years and recently had 3 nights with family from Germany, New Zealand and Zimbabwe invited for a rural/lodge experience unfortunately the standard of the lodge and its management has drastically dropped- no manager/ess seen or communicative at...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 195michael
Response from PongolaGR, General Manager at Nkwazi Lake LodgeResponded August 8, 2018

Our humble apologies for your less than happy experience. 99% of our guests, including on Trip Advisor, give excellent reviews on our friendly staff, excellent food and stunning experiences. We have not appointed a new Chef in over 2 years and all our client's since...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018

We spent 2 nights at Nkwazi in one of the river facing chalets. I would recommend this place to anyone, the view is something truly special. From the moment we arrived the staff were friendly and attentive. The place is always spotless! The food was...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank JohnC15007
Response from PongolaGR, General Manager at Nkwazi Lake LodgeResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words and comments. We hope see you back again!

Reviewed May 6, 2018

It is great to sit on the large veranda or the dining area and look out from a high point over the glorious view of the river and the reserve. The staff are friendly and efficient bit the is a lack of management presence.

Date of stay: June 2017
2  Thank Mike L
Response from PongolaGR, General Manager at Nkwazi Lake LodgeResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you for your comments, much appreciated. We live and work in paradise. Thank you for informing us about the lack of management presence, this has been addressed. All the best.

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"Get the river fronted chalets. The view is spectacular."
JohnC15007
Jun 25, 2018
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"The two person chalets have the best views"
DarylL2811
Sep 17, 2017
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"Chalet 4 is very nice but they are all private it seems. Get a room with lake view."
ShanDuff2
May 2, 2017
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"Lower numbers are closer to the main building & all have great views except the family rooms."
655alexv
May 4, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$143 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalZululandPongola
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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