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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Great location, excellent guides (very enthusiastic) and very hospidipal staff. Walking tours were brilliant. The food was delicious. Well worth it. In my opinion its better than the main Kruger park which I did many years ago

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

Greenfire Game Lodge is a contemporary lodge with incredible windows, showing off the river bed. Each room is its own separate "hut", again surrounded with windows. They have a contemporary feel, that will appeal to the urban sophisticate. The food was excellent and they are able to cater for special dietary considerations. Wian, my driver was knowledgeable, friendly and a...

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Penticton, Canada
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Greenfire for 4 days for a combination walk/drive safari. The accommodation was gorgeous and modern. The staff were superb and the food was delicious. I loved the whole experience. Our guide Wian was very generous with his time and shared his vast knowledge of local culture and wildlife.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2015

We spent four days in this beautiful spot in the greater Kruger. The resort is perfectly blended with the glorious surrounding landscape and it gave us a fantastic opportunity to experience this part of Africa in a very genuine way. The Game Lodge is extremely well managed by Adrian and Kim, but everyone else was extremely welcoming and efficient. From...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We just came back from spending a 3 Day safari at Greenfire Game Lodge. The service was simply amazing. Everything was taken care of the moment we booked our lodges. Pick up from our hotel room at the Holiday Inn in Jo'burg was prompted via Ashton Tours. The ride was smooth and the periodic rest made the trip shorter than...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The nights spent at the Greenfire Game lodge were wonderful. Everything was taken care of from collecting me at the gate to delivering me back there 5 days later. The two game drives a day were eventful and great fun.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Arriving to Greenfire Lodge truly blew us away from the beginning. Upon arrival, we were met by a very welcoming Adrian who then showed us to our room....wow....we were speechless at how beautiful the room was...and all for ourselves - magic. Adrian whisked us straight onto the afternoon safari so that we didn't miss out. We had great guides who...

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Missouri
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We fell in love with the Greenfire Lodge the moment we walked through the doors. Kim and Adrian are wonderful hosts and made us feel at home immediately. Our guides were great. Isaac, Adrian and LeeAnn are very knowledgeable and do a great job finding the animals. Isaac has some wonderful stories. We also got to experience his "bush ralies"....

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1Thank AliceAnn_Allen
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Greenfire is everything you could possibly want for an African safari adventure. Brilliant managers in Kim and Adrian, wonderful guides including the legendary Isaac, elephants meandering down the river past your "tent" and food to travel across a continent for! We stayed for 10 days (have done this a couple of times) and saw the most incredible game sightings but...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Your adventure starts the minute you land at the Eastgate airport. The staff treat you like family and want to share with you their home. The lodge is set away from human distraction allowing you to enjoy the natural environment in complete luxury. You will learn so much about the animals as you see,smell and hear them up close.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Greenfire Game Lodge is situated in the Greater Kruger National Park and is the ideal venue for anyone wanting an intimate and exclusive experience in this world-famous African wildlife paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Greenfire Game Lodge

Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa (Formerly Drifters Game Lodge)
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Price Range: $626 - $703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Drifters Game Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
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“All rooms look out on the (seasonal) river with decks giving great views. Room 5 has the shortest walk to the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles ljshank, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All of the huts are awesome”
 of 5 bubbles chelyles, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All cabins are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Mick11002, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlook the river and are separated from the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles kipioneer, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 5 has a great view from the bed and you can view game while relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles iJontyM, 3 Oct 2014 | Read review
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