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    Hluhluwe River Lodge

    D540-Hluhluwe (District Road 540), Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9406
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    • Excellent63%
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I and friends from Australia stayed over at HLUHLUWE River Lodge in August. The hospitality was excellent with great food and sundowners on the deck. The service was friendly and faultless under The management and control of hosts the Dixon family and...More

    Thank Patrick E
    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    The chalets were very nice and comfy and we had great views of the lake ; having a drink on the verandah with the local fauna coming for a drink at the waterhole, was a great African experience. Breakfasts were good , as were some...More

    Thank Geoff23
    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    The most beautiful and relaxing Lodge! From the moment we arrived, we were welcomed by friendly and warm staff, and the staff were very helpful throughout our stay. Our honeymoon suite was stunning, and very comfortable and clean. The food was outstanding! An excellent place...More

    Thank Robyn M
    Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

    We came from a more ostentatiously luxurious place to Hluhluwe, and so it took us a little while to click into its unique vibe. The chalets are set in a sandy forest, and you bump into nyala and vervet monkeys wherever you go. They don't...More

    Thank Frances C
    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    A group of us went for the weekend there for a Yoga Retreat. Most went Fri-Sat, but I had to alter dates at last moment to Sat-Sun. because I couldn't get away, but this was no problem.. The place is just great. Chalets not too...More

    Thank James T
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$204 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Hluhluwe River Hotel Hluhluwe
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