We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Outlook Lodge Lakefield

Save
Share
Traveller (110)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (14)
Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bird sanctuary”(21 reviews)
“kruger park”(15 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
All hotel details
Additional information
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (352)
Filter reviews
309 results
Traveller rating
230
61
9
4
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
230
61
9
4
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbird sanctuaryclose to the airportkruger parkvery reasonable pricegated communitymade us feelother guestssouth africaown homestaff were wonderfulafrican budget safarispre and posttook great carelong flightvictoria fallsa wonderful staycourse dinner
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 309 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed as a family of 12 for a few nights before heading out to Kruger. Francois was very accommodating, arranging a day trip to Soweto, suitable food in the evening at a very reasonable price for both adults and children. It was unusually chilly...More

Thank bjosborn
Response from FrancoisJones, General Manager at Outlook Lodge LakefieldResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear bjosborn, Thank you for reviewing Outlook Lodge Lakefield. It was really great to have you stay with us. I'm glad that I was able to assist you in making your stay a memorable one and in helping you to see as much of our...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed overnight here transiting ORT to Windhoek. Bus service is included and only took 15 mins each way. The lodge appears to have been a grand old Home. Francois was super friendly and helpful. We had great conversations at dinner and breakfast with other...More

Thank Paul S
Response from FrancoisJones, General Manager at Outlook Lodge LakefieldResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Paul, Thank you for reviewing Outlook Lodge Lakefield. I'm truly happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the conversations over breakfast and dinner. Creating a personalised experience and ensuring that the lodge feels like a home away from...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

The room was comfortable, though there was an unusual cold snap through the region that left the room colder than we would have liked. The owner quickly brought up an extra ceramic space heater to help warm the room some more. The food was very...More

Thank MindStorm00
Response from FrancoisJones, General Manager at Outlook Lodge LakefieldResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear MindStorm00, Thank you for reviewing Outlook Lodge Lakefield. We appreciate all your comments regarding your stay with us as well as the location of the lodge. I am also delighted to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast, wine and dinner on offer, and the...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I recommend this place to everyone It was clean it was cute it was perfect We really enjoyed staying here Friendly people and the accommodation was so good I will use them every time I go to JHB side πŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌ

Thank Tanya R
Response from FrancoisJones, General Manager at Outlook Lodge LakefieldResponded 14 June 2018

Dear Tanya, Thank you for reviewing Outlook Lodge Lakefield and for your kind words. Your compliments on our staff and the accommodation is most appreciated. We do hope to see you here again the next time you're in Johannesburg. Until then. Kind Regards

Reviewed 18 May 2018

I had the greatest time staying at Outlook Lodge for well about 2 months. The price rate is great. Outstanding hospitality. Good cuisine. The rooms are fresh and homely. Feels just like home away from home. Temba has a great personality, and along with Sharon,...More

Thank haylse2018
Response from FrancoisJones, General Manager at Outlook Lodge LakefieldResponded 25 May 2018

Dear haylse2018, Thank you for reviewing your experience with us. We really do appreciate your comments on the rooms, cuisine and the hospitality at the lodge. It's also fantastic that Themba and the team were able to make your stay all the more worthwhile. Hopefully...More

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (110)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Eileen M
26 March 2018|
Answer
Response from FrancoisJones | Property representative |
Good day Eileen Hope this message finds you well. There is a bird sanctuary, a golf course and a few restaurants that are within walking distance of Outlook Lodge Lakefield. However, we would suggest setting aside a budget... More
1
Vote
nsaexport
13 February 2015|
Answer
Response from FrancoisJones | Property representative |
Hi, All our rooms has ceiling fans and a TV with premium TV channels
0
Votes
Room Tips
"you'd love to be at the ground floor."
Read review
"Yes there are bird noises - its South Africa"
Read review
"If heat is a problem when you go to South Africa,I am not sure if this Lodge has any rooms with A/C. You may..."
Read review
"We had large suitcases and had to lug them upstairs the first night. Francoise offered to help. the last..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing