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    Springbok Lodge

    Nambiti Game Reserve, Ladysmith, South Africa
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    • Excellent78%
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “game drives” (64 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

    We spent a wonderful three days at Springbok Lodge. As it was my first Safari experience, I had high expectations and they were far exceeded. Game viewing is excellent. On our second drive alone we spotted four outof the Big Five. We also had some...More

    Thank wasifandzehra
    Response from Wendy G, Manager at Springbok LodgeResponded 7 May 2017

    Good Morning Wasif, Thank you so much for your lovely review :) We are thrilled to see that you had a lovely stay with us, and will pass on the personal mentions to the relevant people. We always do our best to cater to dietary...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    We spent 3 nights at Springbok lodge with a young child and extended family. Rooms are large and very clean. The food is sumptuous and nicely presented. Staff are attentive and well trained - Wendy runs a tight organization. Games drives with Bethuel were great...More

    Thank FYI-anon
    Response from Wendy G, Manager at Springbok LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

    Good day to you - Thank You for your super comments - one person cannot do it all - we have a wonderful team at the lodge working long hard hours behind the scenes too. I will be sure to pass your comments on to...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    We had an awesome time. Promise our Ranger was excellent this made the trip very special. He arranged a morning fishing at the waterfall and his knowledge of the bush was excellent. We saw the big 5 as well as a leopard, bush was great....More

    Thank Peterh01new
    Response from Wendy G, Manager at Springbok LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

    Good afternoon to you Peter, thank you for your comments received. I will be sure to show them to Promise. Wonderful that you saw a Leopard !! I will look into the filter coffee as suggested - thank you. Have a great weekend, Wendy.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    went there with my daughter over Easter 2017 , and we had an unforgettable time Our ranger, Shaun, was just right, not trying to be a cool dude , he was helpful and informative, did not butt in with superfluous data and allowed us to...More

    Thank motorprop
    Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

    We spent easter weekend at the Lodge and it was incredible! So much attention to detail and excellent service. We truly felt relaxed. It was our anniversary and the staff even wrote us a personalised card. We had wonderful game drives and our tented accommodation...More

    Thank Clarissa F
    Response from Wendy G, Front Office Manager at Springbok LodgeResponded 19 April 2017

    Thank you for your review. So glad we could make your anniversary and Easter stay with us memorable. Wendy

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$176 - US$512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Ladysmith
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    msuhoops04
    25 March 2017|
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    Response from Wendy G |
    Good day to you in Illinois, Yes our rates includes the following per person per night: • Lunch, • 3 Hour afternoon Game Drive • Dinner • Bed • 3 hour Morning Game Drive... More
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    Response from Brendan H | Reviewed this property |
    Good morning. The pool is more the kind that you can cool off in rather than actually swim in it. You won't do too many strokes before you reach the other side.
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    Response from Susie B | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Ina, I found that the prices are VERY reasonable for sodas and alcoholic drinks at Springbok Lodge. I don't remember off hand the exact price from my last 3 visits but I do remember when settling the bill I thought it... More
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    "Tents are all good. Wi-Fi is in the lodge -- close-by tents might get a signal. Others, no."
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    "Every room has that amazing "Out of Africa" view -"
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    "Ask for the newly built tents."
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    "Tents away from lodge are quieter;17-20 are fairly new & different view point; 10-13 a bit further away..."
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