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    Arathusa Safari Lodge

    Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    • Excellent83%
    • Very good12%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “watering hole” (151 reviews)
    “luxury rooms” (39 reviews)
    “facing room” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 25 August 2015

    We had the best time on our first ever Safari - we could not of picked a better place! Arathusa was amazing and everything is so well organised and runs like clockwork. The staff are very friendly, helpful and knowledgable. We came in April for...More

    Thank SophieW89
    Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

    We selected Arathusa via Tripadvisor for our honeymoon and am happy to say we would highly recommend it to anyone else considering a safari in Kruger. Everything about the experience was superb - the beautiful huts overlooking the hippopotamus pond, the uber hospitable staff who...More

    2  Thank ollieowl2015
    Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

    Sabi Sands is the private game reserve area you want to be in - by far. Arathusa is uppity, and they definitely try to give you a luxury experience. 2, 3 days max is probably enough unless you are a huge animal person as the...More

    1  Thank Pashmaky
    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    Sabi Sands is a private reserve to the south of the Kruger park. It is fenced off in all directions except where it meets the Kruger. Within the reserve itself there are no fences and animals are free to roam where they will, but most...More

    1  Thank Prepaed
    Reviewed 21 August 2015

    Just incredible. This review cannot do it justice, but I'll try and throw in some tips. We were headed to South Africa for a wedding and wanted to do a safari. Ultimately, it was agreed that Kruger Park (and game reserves) were really the best...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Arathusa Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
    • Hotel Arathusa Safari
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    Traveller (1303)
    Room & Suite (202)
    Dining (65)
    Pool & Beach (36)
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    Tiffany H
    16 December 2017|
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    Response from DJWakitup | Reviewed this property |
    No problem for hot water. Yes the roads are bumpy but you're on Safari and in the bush so that's expected. Bring binoculars to enhance the experience. 8x42 or 8x50 will be fine.
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    Carol D
    1 July 2017|
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    Response from rosie/oscar | Reviewed this property |
    Hi I think it will be dry. When we were there the staff said it would be dry within the week but please don't let this put you off it is an a wonderful place which we thoroughly enjoyed. You can webcam it but I didn't find... More
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    Hennie N
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from Gyle | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in March and had a water facing Lodge, it was huge and beautiful. Would definitely recommend.
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    "Watering hole rooms if there is water in the hole if not I would recommend a bush room"
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    "Marula room"
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    "Lodge luxury upgrade could be away from the pool / dinning area, but its all quiet there."
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    "All rooms are lovely, bush-facing rooms have a private plunge pool."
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