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    Thornybush Game Lodge

    Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Thornybush Waterside Lodge
    246 reviews
    #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Chapungu Tented Bush Camp
    182 reviews
    #8 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Serondella Game Lodge
    294 reviews
    #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Waterbuck Game Lodge
    119 reviews
    #7 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Reviews (351)
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    11 - 15 of 272 reviews

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    I had an incredible experience! Stayed for 2 nights at this 5 star lodge and were spoiled by exquisite cuisine, and unbeatable game viewing (including the big 5). I loved the early morning game drives with a stop in the bush to have coffee with...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    We reserved Thornybush through a travel agents based on a recommendation of a friend. Thornybush did not disappoint. Our flight was late arriving so the evening bush run started about 15 minutes before we arrived. Transportation was waiting for us at the airport. Upon arrival...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    We spent an amazing 3 days at Thorneybush - one of those lifetime experiences and something that will remain with us for a long time. Monica and Chewie were welcoming hosts and went out of their way to ensure we enjoyed our time at Thorneybush....More

    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    A lifelong memory. What an amazing resort, the best bush experience ever experienced. superb hospitality, awesome sightings of the big 5. so much more. Friendly staff, what a privilege. Loved it. The game drives are exceptional. Food delicious, service first class. like paradise.

    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    We visited the Thorneybusg Safari Lodge in January 2017, for a weeks safari. This turned out to be an exceptional experience, well beyond our wildest dreams. Two safari drives each day with Clement and Ishmael allowed us to view not only the big five but,...More

    Thornybush Waterside Lodge
    246 reviews
    #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Chapungu Tented Bush Camp
    182 reviews
    #8 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Serondella Game Lodge
    294 reviews
    #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    Waterbuck Game Lodge
    119 reviews
    #7 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$1,087 - US$1,380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    Traveller (381)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (20)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (289)
    Bathroom (15)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    Ian M
    11 February 2017
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    Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative
    Hi Ian, Temperatures only really start dropping around May but always wise to bring along something warm to wear in case of a chilly morning / evening, otherwise dress is informal and comfortable walking shoes recommended.
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    GastrodontUK
    2 November 2016
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    Response from Roken74 | Reviewed this property
    We took malaria tablets whilst in South Africa the beds have netting and we were not aware of mozzies but we did not hance it
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    RadhikaSooraj
    27 September 2016
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    Response from Sandra B | Reviewed this property
    It is a long drive from joburg to the reserve. I don't think that they will allow young ones on the game drives as the vehicles do not have covering. All food is prepared by them in the kitchens.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms 6 and 7 are close the the restaurant and were a good option for a family of four"
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    "Use the outdoor shower. No one can see you but nature"
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    "all great rooms"
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    "this is a lodge in a natonal park but very relaxing"
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