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    Savannah Game & River Retreat

    Woolridge 65, Parys 9585, South Africa
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    Traveller (76)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good34%
    • Average13%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible11%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 45 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It has been our absolute privilege to stay over at Savannah River Retreat during September 2017. Not only is your staff amazing the facilities wonderful and at a very generous price. One has not experienced caring hospitality until you have met Susan who made us...More

    Thank Monica B
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    Hi Guys, We spent the weekend of 23 September 2017 at your lodge. Service was excellent and you guys are so friendly and helpful. We stayed in one of the Rondavels - was just perfect for the two of us. Very private. I was a...More

    Thank Therese W
    Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 4 October 2017

    Hi Neels & Therese, Thanks so much! It's guests like you that make our place great! Warm Savannah Regards

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    We had a pleasant weekend. Definitely some maintenance needed on the tents, specially the platforms. What made it more pleasant was the friendly staff. Smiles and friendly conversation, and they do go out their way to make you feel welcome and looked after. Our tent...More

    Thank Riaan F
    Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 4 October 2017

    Hi Riaan, Thanks so much! It's guests like you that make our place great! Warm Savannah Regards

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    We stayed in the tented chalets. It is fairly rustic, but in need of maintenance. Most of the fencing along the pathways and verandas are absent. Breakfast is included and we added a Friday set dinner and Saturday boma braai. Overall the food is very...More

    Thank wsharmse
    Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for the review. We always appreciate good or constructive criticism. We have now improved with a NEW fence around the lodge - although we have NEVER had any problems regarding security. We also have regular inspections now to ensure the maintenance...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    We saw the appealing advertisements on the internet, however upon arrival at the Savannaha game & River retreat we were very disappointed at the state in which our accommodation and surrounding areas were. Even though the rooms were clean we felt very unsafe to sleep...More

    Thank Henri K
    Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi Henri, Thank you for the review. We always appreciate good or constructive criticism. We have now improved with a NEW fence around the lodge - although we have NEVER had any problems regarding security. We have always had 24h security at our gate. We...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$71 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Free State >
    • Parys
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    Traveller (76)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (73)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Rondavels is just big enough for two adults. I believe the Tented Chalets is bigger, not sure."
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    ""Tented Chalets -breathtaking views, cosy, warm and impecable"' Superb Service! "..."
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    "The tented chalets the best"
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    "Tented Chalets are the top units along with all the rest. But definitely something else"
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