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Lakeside Lodge

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“game drives”(76 reviews)
“the reserve”(29 reviews)
“vervet monkeys”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room had no air conditioning but this was not a problem, the time of year and the ceiling fan had the room temperature comfortable. Fabulous helpful staff made this a most enjoyable stay. Excellent service, food, beer, wine spirits. Gigantic open fires at each...More

1  Thank Howard Q
Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Day Howard Q Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lakeside Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay on your SAGA trip. Your comments regarding the friendly staff, especially your rangers Given and Steve have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entabeni was one of the best experiences I have had in South Africa so far. The safari seemed so authentic despite the power lines and fencing. Guaranteed to see wildlife and we were lucky to have some very close experiences with chameleons, elephant, cheetah, wilderbeast...More

Thank Kody D
Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day Kody D Thank you for taking the time to provide some feedback on your stay at Lakeside Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights earlier in January.Lodge is in a wonderful location and the wildlife was excellent.The rooms were looking a bit sad and in need of some updating food was so so but I guess the main reason for this type of holiday...More

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Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Good day roaming688 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lakeside Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay and we do hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have just enjoyed a wonderful week at Lakeside Lodge. The staff are delightful, very friendly and helpful. On our last night they sang traditional songs to us as a choir. Our game rangers, Jan, Piet and Pietrus were absolutely amazing. The rooms are in...More

Thank Marion A
Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Day Marion A, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lakeside Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had a legendary experience and enjoyed the game drives, food and friendly staff. It is important to remember, that due to...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We've had an amazing experience. Super location and very friendly staff. It is for sure one of the toplodges that we have visited. Food and drinks were good. Go there and enjoy a fantastic experience.More

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Thank familyv2018
Response from Bridget V, Client Liason at Lakeside LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Day Familyv2018 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lakeside Lodge. We are delighted to read that your overall experience was an enjoyable one. Your wonderful comments regarding the staff and location have been passed onto to the Lakeside team....More

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633Marianne21
7 February 2018|
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Response from Bridget V | Property representative |
Good Day We are indeed malaria free. There are no other inoculations required for visiting us
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HazelHolmes
7 February 2018|
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Good day, Tipping the staff and rangers is completely at your own discretion. It is not required for any guests.
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Good day, No inoculations are required for visiting us
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"Double beds should be in more rooms, mostly single beds for sleeping arrangement Aircon would be wonderful..."
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"Watch out for far lodges as we had encounter close hand with elephant"
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"Remember that you are in a traditional lodge with wild animals around don't expect the height of luxury..."
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"avoid room 62"
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