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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for three nights (although we would have loved to have stayed longer). We stayed here as part of our honeymoon and couldn't have chosen a better place to end our holiday at. The staff were aware it was our...More

Thank Vik99123
Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 16 March 2016

Dear Vik99123, What a privilege to have been a part of your honeymoon experience! Thank you for choosing Kwandwe and for taking the time to share your feedback. The smaller touches and experiences are big to us and we're delighted that you enjoyed them. We...More

Reviewed 22 February 2016

What a fabulous experience from start to finish. The staff were simply amazing and did everything possible to enhance our three night visit. The chef would meet me each lunchtime to discuss my specific dietary requirements and each evening I would get a perfectly cooked...More

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Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

Dear brian_uk12000 Thank you for sharing your experience at Kwandwe. We are delighted that you had such a fantastic time with us and that you were lucky enough to see the black rhino! The chef, Nic and Sakie will be pleased to hear your comments!...More

Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had three nights at Kwandwe and managed to fit in six game drives. The accommodation was fantastic, with indoor and outdoor showers, a bath with a view to the reserve and complete privacy at our room. The game drives were excellent with a really...More

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Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

Dear Jandg20 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Great Fish River Lodge. We are delighted that you enjoyed it so much and that you got to see such a wide variety of game. Cheetah cubs are a real treat!...More

Reviewed 3 February 2016

This is the most amazing place on the planet! A five star experience that (sadly) will be experienced by too few people. This was an experience , and a lesson, in hospitality and service. The rooms are amazing, the wildlife is plentiful and the staff...More

Thank Steve T
Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

Dear Steve T, Thank you for your generous review! We are thrilled that you got to experience the magic of Kwandwe and we hope to welcome you back soon! Warmest regards, The Kwandwe Family

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

There are 9 rooms at this luxury game lodge and Kwandwe is part of 4 properties on the 22k hectare reserve. There are 2 lodges and also 2 single manor houses you can hire so very few jeeps out on each drive. We stayed at...More

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Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Y2CLL Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time at Kwandwe and your stay at Great Fish River Lodge. We will be sure to pass on your comments to the rest of the team....More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Pool
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BriKow
4 May 2017|
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Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
Hi BriKow, Thank you for your query. We do not have a gym on the reserve, however you would be able to participate in the following activities during your stay: - We offer walks with a ranger and tracker, and should you... More
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Lynette W
29 January 2017|
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Response from Elzette D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, March should still be fairly warm. But always quite cool on game drives in the evenings. With the whole South Africa praying for rain, hopefully their will be some bit Kwandwe set up to handle all weather conditions!!
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