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    Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

    Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District | Grahamstown, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve 6140, South Africa
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    81 - 85 of 242 reviews

    Reviewed 9 December 2015

    This place is excellent! Animals, Service, Luxury, Beauty, Value for money - top score on each metric. We were greeted with a very nice lunch before taken on our first safari drive the same afternoon where we saw the most amazing animals in such a...More

    Thank johan s
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 15 December 2015

    Dear Johan S Thank you for your kind feedback and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Kwandwe and will be sure to pass on your comments to Ivan and the rest of the Great Fish River Lodge team. We hope...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2015

    Kwandwe is just under a 2 hour drive from PE and our time spent there was simply wonderful. Arriving mid afternoon, we had afternoon tea at 4 and then straight out on our first game drive arriving back at 7 30 in time for drinks...More

    Thank heathra
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 15 December 2015

    Dear Heathra Thank you so much for this detailed review on about your stay at Kwandwe. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Kwandwe and will be sure to pass on your comments to Nic, Mr V and the rest of...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2015

    If i close my eyes I can still think I am in Kwandwe. What a great experience. From the moment we arrived to a lunch we weren't expecting, to leaving for PE with a packed breakfast it was a non stop delight. As if the...More

    Thank John B
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 15 December 2015

    Dear John B Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are extremely humbled by your kind words. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time at Kwandwe and your stay at Great Fish River Lodge, and will be sure to pass...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2015

    We decided to start our holiday at this game reserve, and what an amazing place to start. Simply a fantastic place full stop. The place is marketed so that they take smaller groups as oppose to stacking everybody in. The resort itself is a 6km...More

    Thank DJW64
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 15 December 2015

    DearDJW64 We cannot thank you enough for your heartfelt and enthusiastic review of Kwandwe. We so enjoyed having you stay with us and are thrilled that you consider us "Simply Amazing". The Great Fish River Lodge Team will be delighted to hear your comments. Thank...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

    My Fiancé and I went to Kwandwe for 3 nights and had the pleasure of staying in both lodges and found the whole experience totally amazing. The attention to detail in all areas from accommodation, dinning, service and safari drives were outstanding. We saw all...More

    Thank Ross K
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 7 December 2015

    Dear Ross K Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear that you and your fiance enjoyed your stay at Kwandwe and your stay at Great Fish River Lodge, and will be sure to pass on...More

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    About
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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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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$649 - US$4,365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
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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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