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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We stayed here with our young family. The staff were lovely and helpful. We had dinner and breakfast in the outdoor eating area where we could watch the animals, it was picture perfect! However, the warthogs stole the show! Sleeping on the couch and joining us for breakfast, it was amazing to get so close to them! We loved everything...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The room was clean and very well decorated. The food was really amazing, I never had so much good food in such variety. The staff was so friendly to me, and Pierre, Elizna and their children made me feel completely at home even though it was my first time in Africa. I had such a good time at Nyaru Game...

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Thank MariaChen242
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

On arrival we had a welcoming drink accompanied by warm smiles and amazing ambience. The tame warthogs really melt your heart. We had a very educating game drive and saw a big variaty of game. Comfortable lodges with a real African feel. Definitely recommended and will surely visit again!!!!

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Thank Jana V
Reviewed 11 August 2015

A must to visit,friendly excellent food,great service,clean and the wild life(PJ) very impressive.You feel at home with the relaxing feeling at this lodge.They really bend backwards to make your stay a pleasure.Would recommend this lodge to anybody,trail runners,mountain biking or any outdoor activity.

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

1st class accommodation and amazing food. Wildlife at your doorstep is a great breakaway from city life. Easily accessible from N2 highway and close to amenities in town (Mosselbay). Definitely returning soon. Thanks Pierre and Elizna !

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Thank schalkbean86
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic!! The lodge and accommodation was well looked after and the staff members were amazing. Pierre and Elizna were always very helpful and nice. The reserve itself is beautiful with an abundance of activities for the whole family. I recommend it highly to anyone that is looking for a place to stay down near mossel bay

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Liege, Belgium
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I had such a good time at nyaru. The accommodation was always perfect, the food was one of the best foods in the whole world and the people were so nice. It felt like a second home. I totally recommend it. Thank you !

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Beautiful does not even begin to describe the lodge, the landscape, and all the animals you will get to meet. The lodge is very well kept, and the staff is extremely welcoming. They did everything possible to make sure I was comfortable and enjoying myself. Every single meal was delicious and well presented. The owners are extremely humble people who...

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Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Nyaru is one of these places where you know right from the moment you set foot there that you want to be there, and you want to stay there. Nestled in a beautiful valley, next to a lake and surrounded by sweet thorn bush, this little haven feels as if it was made right for you. The central thatched building...

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Breukelen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Having dinner by the fire with a couple of nyalas peacefully walking around; super exciting encounter with a caracal; all attention you could imagine from the staff; peacefully located cottages - these are just a couple of great things that come in our mind when we think about the time spent at Nyaru!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 30 minutes from George Airport, travellers will delight in a safari experience set right in the heart of the Garden Route. The perfect accommodation for guests travelling through Mossel Bay, Nyaru Game Lodge offers warm hospitality and a sumptuous sleep in a selection of picturesque thatch-roof chalets set around the main lodge. Relax and regenerate in a single bedroom chalet or family chalet. The ideal romantic hideaway for couples, the one-bedroom chalet is equipped with a queen-size double bed, a single bed and an en-suite bathroom. Catering to families of four, the double-story Family Chalet boasts a main bedroom equipped with a queen size bed, single bed and en-suite bathroom while the upper level houses a second bedroom with two single beds. While guests are treated to a delicious breakfast in the morning, Nyaru's stunning African restaurant will delight tummies looking for delicious, traditional South African dinners. Serving mouth-watering fare as well as a great selection of wines, toast your toes in front of the roaring fire and fill your belly with Nyaru's delicious dishes.Guests seeking adventure will get their kicks with Nyaru Game Lodge's array of fun, family-friendly activities. Offering exciting 4x4 safaris as well as horseback tours and quad bike safaris, guests will be escorted by a Nyaru ranger and taken around the bushveld where 17 different species of game and wildlife roam free. Boasting giraffe, zebra, impala and more, safari-seeking guests will delight in Nyaru Game Lodge's special wildlife tours. Last but not least, those looking for a tres romantic evening can enquire with Nyaru about sun- downer picnics. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nyaru Private Game Lodge

Address: R 328 | Brandwag, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: $150 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Nyaru Private Game Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The villas are more private than the chalets as they are situated a little further away from the main building.”
  • Another angle of the sunset from the dam
  • Beautiful sunset taken at the dam
 of 5 bubbles priscillaannef, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“i don't think there were any noisy rooms”
  • bbq outside was excellent
 of 5 bubbles timothyjohnd576, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stunning views”
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“No view from the chalets, the breakfast area offers a nice view of the bush, unfortunately no access to ATM had to drive to town.”
 of 5 bubbles michelle932016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All Very Good”
 of 5 bubbles Manwithplan, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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