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River House Lodge

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

The River House Lodge is located in a very special place, on the river bank. The public areas and the garden are very nice and taken care of, Everything is good until the minute you enter the room : the beds are old, the blankets...More

Thank Chayuta M
Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Chayuta, Thanks for your nice review, so sorry u had bad experience, wish I could get "old Blackest" from British Army , would have been nice collection for River House since the rest of the lodge was ok and clean . Hope the rest...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

Once I started looking for an accommodation, the River House Lodge caught my eye right away. Upon arrival, the greeting was really nice. We got shown around and brought up to our room. We have gotten the room, with the best view, looking right at...More

Thank Tinkerbell111
Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 18 November 2017

Dear Tinkerbell !!, A review like this makes my staff and myself so happy !!! we all work so hard to make our guests - (then friends) feel welcome and convertible in our house !!! So nice to hear that all was fantastic and that...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

Not our first visit to River House, and definitely not our last. As always we had a lovely stay and made new friends in the coziest bar in the lowveld. Food was great and felt completely at home. I would recommend River House to anyone...More

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Thank BraamBeukes001
Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

Braam , Thanks for the wonderful review , it was so nice to see u 2 again , and the nice evening with Linda and her husband, did u ask the big question in the bath ...??? Hope to see u soon. Kind regards, Johan

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed 5 days in this guesthouse and had a great time. The location is absolutely perfect. Sometimes animals walk from the Kruger Park at the opposite side through the river to the lodge. Just in front of the lodge there were always hippos in...More

Thank LindaBelgica
Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you Linda , the two of u were just wonderful guests , I loved the way that u had no problem to do a lot of translations for me - just at the write time !! write place !!, u saved my life -...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

With my wife we could stay some days at the River House Lodge. The overall property is arranged in a very nice way where you can feel the personal touch of the owner and the love for details from him. Everything was prepared nicely in...More

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Thank gunterq2017
Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 8 November 2017

All that I can say is: thanks !!, thanks !! , to receive a review like this , makes u feel : that my staff and myself would keep on walking that extra mile , with a smile for all our guests !! So glad...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$176 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$176 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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robrt
17 September 2017|
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Response from Johan D | Property representative |
Dear Robrt, Thanks for your mail , 1) a full day safari, entrance fee and breakfast pack included , from 5H30 - 17H00 in afternoon @ ZAR 1500.00 per person per day. 2) Morning drive from 5H30 - 13H00 , entrance fee and... More
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jendrake
24 June 2016|
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Response from Johan141158 | Property representative |
So Sorry Jen , only received all your questions now, We only do bed and breakfast, and use local restaurant close to lodge , but better to hire a car, Thanks Johan
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Harvey B
6 July 2015|
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Dear Harvey, all precises are per room B&B. Hope to hear from u. Daffue ( Johan) Daf
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"all room are the same, except size of the room"
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"All rooms have a view towards Krüger National Park"
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"There are nicer lodges in the area!"
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"Luxury prices and accommodation 2-3 star"
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