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    Kosi Forest Lodge

    Kosi Bay, Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 October 2015

    Definitely not value for money, in fact very over-priced. Staff were excellent, rustic accommodation and uncomfortable beds. Food was tasty but no selection just a set menu. The boat had broken down and unfortunately due to a public holiday could not be repaired. Fortunately for...More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 21 October 2015

    Dear Cruizer_ZA Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at Kosi Forest Lodge We try to have as little impact on our beautiful surroundings , utilising natural materials wherever possible, which does create a rustic ambiance. Our kitchen facilities...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2015

    We spent 2 nights at Kosi Forest Lodge and the various activities was wonderful. It gave us a very good insight of the lakes and forest. The meals under the stars was memorable and the staff professional and friendly. Rudi was an excellent host. Bruce...More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 September 2015

    Good day, Thank you for your review of your stay at Kosi. I will certainly be passing on your kind words to the Team Have a lovely week ahead, Barbara Du Plessis Operations Manager

    Reviewed 2 September 2015

    We were on our way to Mozambique and stopped off for 1 night at this Lodge We were warmly welcomed by Rudi. He was just amazing as also the rest of the Staff As per a previous visit to one of the Isibindi lodges, I...More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 September 2015

    Good day elsavLamu Thank you so much for your lovely comments on you stay at Kosi. We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay. We hope you will be able to stop over again one day. Best Regards, Barbara Du Plessis Operations Manager

    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    accommodation is very pleasant its sure you are out of Africa but the localisation near this lac it's not very pleasant , the view is really without any interest we are far from the 4 lac witch are nicer included in the price 2 activities...More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 31 August 2015

    Good day, Thank you for your review of your stay at Kosi Forest Lodge. Lovely to hear your comments and certainly will take them all into consideration. Wishing you a lovely week ahead, Barbara Du Plessis Operations Manager

    Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

    We spend only one night, but it was a great experience. We did the walk in the forest plus the Canoe excursion. The both were very interesting, Joseph, our guide, was very gentle and he told us great stories about his culture and a lot...More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 25 August 2015

    Dear Jann D Thank you for your lovely comments about your recent stay at the lodge. We are of course delighted to hear that you did have such an enjoyable time. I will certainly pass your compliments on to Joseph. Yes those showers out in...More

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    • Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve
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    Response from IsibindiAfrica | Property representative |
    Good day, Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the... More
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