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African Rock Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Owner is very helpful for any needs, very nice dining area. Braai organized the 1st evening was very good too. Room was perfect for 2 kids and 2 adults, very welcoming. We will definitely go back to same place

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Nuremberg, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the African Rock Lodge based upon a referral. Sander took good care of us finding the lodge. Once there we had a great, clean and organized room for the three of us (2 adults and 1 kid 12y). Everything you need is there and Sander is more than happy to help you in case you need something. Upon...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family room was perfect for us and kids, very clean and welcoming. Owners are very friendly and very helpful - getting reservations for us on the spot (no planning ahead), excellent braai in the evening as we arrived. As we left next morning early for visit of Kruger park, we had a big breakfast box prepared for us. Beautiful...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic 4 days here at African Lodge. Lovely family owned/run. Made to feel extremely welcome and always joined in! Great to relax after a safari and have a couple of beers . Really clean, authentic and great value for money. 5 Stars! Would highly recommend

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the location. It was quiet and peaceful. The family room was large enough to accommodate all four of us. The room was clean. Being a small lodge, the service was personalized. We needed laundry done - it came back on time and well done. Dinner was a homecooked BBQ with lots of sides. It was delicious. Could not...

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Toulon, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely trip in the African Rock Lodge. Warmly welcomed by Juliet and Sanders. Authenticity,efficacity,service,room and environment....Everything was there. The establishment deserved a five stars rating. We strongly recommend African Rock Lodge for your stay. Best regards, Yannick & Jessica

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Kempton Park, South Africa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great stay and real value for money. The owner and personnel ensured that we got personal attention. The rooms have all that you get in a 5 star hotel. The food was real South African meals and was very tasteful and generous. Will definitely stay there again.

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Dear Wikus, Thank you very much for your review, it has been a pleasure meeting you and we're looking forward to seeing you next time when you decide to escape the city life again. Greetings from the family, Sander

Reviewed 24 March 2017

The hosts, Sander and Juliet, made us feel right at home. The room has everything you need and is cleaned daily. Breakfast is great, there's lots to choose from and on request you can even get eggs and bacon. There's an amiable atmosphere: you have your own space but can also lounge in the bar (with a drink), the patio...

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Chorleywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Arrived very late as our flight from Jo'burg was cancelled and we had to drive for 6 hours to get to African Rock Lodge. We phoned to say we would be arriving after 9.30pm and had a great welcome, with luggage carried to our room and drink brought for us. Room was a family room with two large beds and...

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Lyon, France
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I would recommand this lodge without any hesitation. Our room was comfortable and well decorated, like the whole lodge by the way... The breakfast was very good. We didn't ordered the dinner braai, but it looked really good. The owners are very helpful and nice. This lodge is located inside a small private game reserve, we didn't expect that !...

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
African Rock Lodge offers luxury thatched-roof accommodation with a private patio. It features an heated outdoor pool with sun terrace, a rustic bar, a guest lounge with flat screen TV, and a large braai (bbq) area. All of our four air-conditioned rooms include a seating area and king-sized bed, tea & coffee facilities, mini-bar, Wi-Fi internet and mosquito nets. The en-suite bathrooms have double washbasins, a double shower (normal & rain shower), a bath, toilet and free toiletries. Our accommodation is catered (breakfast). Taking that well-earned break will NEVER be the same without the real "finishing touches" of your hosts (and owners) Sander & Juliet. The Estate has great wildlife populations that roam freely around the lodge. Giraffe, waterbuck, warthog, impala, kudu, blue wildebeest, zebra and nyala are commonly seen. There are no predators on the Estate, which is perfect for walking, driving and mountain biking among the game. There are two elevated thatched hides overlooking water holes on a perennial stream that runs from the main gate in the west.At night the nocturnal wildlife is just as plentiful. The calls of the hyena and the black backed jackal are as loud as the millions of stars in the sky are bright.If you sit outside at the fireside with the lodge lights dimmed you can expect regular visits from porcupines and warthogs while locating the bark of the male impalas in the dark in the rutting season.We offer Bed & Breakfast and/or Dinner Bed & Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about African Rock Lodge

Address: 594 C/O Ghwarrie & Kanniedood Streets | Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
Price Range: $125 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — African Rock Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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