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    Oliver's Restaurant & Lodge

    On the White River Country Estate, Pine Lake Drive, White River 1240, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    To finish our trip in South Africa, we had the chance to spend our last night at Oliver's. This was a wonderful experience! Rooms are great, the food is excellent and moreover, all the staff is exceptional and very friendly. We would recommend blindly to...More

    Thank Patrick C
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your positive review and kind words. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we do hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    excellent food and nice and comfortable rooms. We will definetely come back, especially for the Raclette which was a dinner not to forget. We also very much appreciated the attention that one of the female waiters gave to our little daughter despite of her being...More

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    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for your positive review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the Raclette and Fondue experience and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I was blown away by this place. I stayed for just one night on a business trip and i had an incredible stay. The house I was staying in looks over the 1st hole and it was 5 star quality. Dinner in the restaurant was...More

    Thank Prawnit
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for the positive feedback and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Dene Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was an awesome place with beautiful grounds and rooms. The staff were exceptional as was the food. I also had a facial and it too was exceptional. We only stayed one night but during that time we felt like we were family. I would...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your positive review and kind words! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we do hope you will visit again soon! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From our welcome by Amanda to our leaving we were WOWED. The staff were all wonderful - the food was extremely tasty, well presented and was so good you would want to return. The room overlooked the 1st hole and the swimming pool, large, very...More

    Thank AdrianWhyte999
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your positive review and kind words! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we do hope you will visit again soon! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$308 - US$422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • White River
    • Also Known As
    • Oliver`s Hotel White River
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    Philippe L
    15 August 2016|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we look forward to welcome you again some time! Kind Regards Tanja Ruf - Owner/Manager
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    Monique P
    25 April 2016|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Hi, Tanja & Oliver Ruf started Oliver's in December 2001. However, Oliver left the business in 2011 due to personal reasons and Tanja took over the business and now runs it on her own.
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    JackieB_402011
    28 July 2014|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Dear Jackie, We thank you for your enquiry and gladly confirm that we do have safes in our rooms, which work with a simple 4 digit code of your choice. We are also a mere 20km from the airport, so it should take you... More
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    "Tray and get the top floor room overlooking the pool and golf course"
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    "The Luxury Rooms give direct acces to the poolarea."
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    "Suites 4,5 or 6 were excellent."
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    "If you can get one of the suites, do it and pamper yourself."
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