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    Kariega Game Reserve - River Lodge

    R 343 | Between Alexandria and Kenton-on-Sea, Near rural route R72, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
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    “river lodge” (41 reviews)
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    Reviewed 4 March 2016

    Rustic accommodation in idyllic setting. Exceptionally large and very comfortable bed. Meals are adequate and staff very friendly and helpful. The highlights of the stay however are the game drives twice a day. We did five drives during our stay and each one offered different...More

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    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 7 March 2016

    Dear Christopher, So glad that you had a great safari and stay with us at River Lodge. Thank you for adding your review. Glad you enjoyed the big comfy bed too! We are sorry about the poor connection and speed of our wifi. As we...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    We had a great time at River Lodge. The infrastructure there was excellent and the staff was always eager to help us! We spend New Year's Eve there and we had a night safari with our very experienced guide. The foods and drinks were also...More

    Thank Cecilikas
    Reviewed 3 February 2016

    Within 45 minutes of our warm welcome from the hotel managers we were on our first game drive with Chris, our guide for the next 4 days. Chris did everything he could to find all the animals we wanted to see and more and showed...More

    Thank Kim11052011
    Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

    We had very high expectations of Kariega, and it lived up to ever single one of them! The accommodation is fantastic and the food is just incredible. Staff couldn't be more helpful and it is such a beautiful, relaxing place to stay. The highlight is...More

    Thank Simon N
    Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

    Our first trip to South Africa. Cape Town, Winelands, Garden route and last four days at the excellent River Lodge at Kariega. Accommodation and food superb, friendly and efficient staff. The Game drives exceeded expectations ( well worth getting up at 5.30 am) Our guide,...More

    Thank Phil R
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
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    • US$648 - US$1,014 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Africa >
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    • Greater Addo >
    • Kenton-on-Sea
    • Also Known As
    • River Hotel Kenton-On-Sea ,
    • River Hotel Kariega Game Reserve
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    19 September 2017|
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes, our Main Lodge welcomes families with children of all ages. The Homestead lodge can be booked by families with children of any age as sole-use accommodation. All other lodges offer accommodation to children 11... More
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    5 September 2017|
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    Response from Elisa R | Reviewed this property |
    hi, Sian! we didn't have problems with mosquitos in Kariega river! I'm sure you will enjoy a lot!
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hi Meridian, Apologies about the late reply. Please check information and costs on the Kariega website. I can't post the link here as links are not permitted by TripAdvisor but if you search Google for Kariega health spa... More
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    "We Rooms are in the grounds. All goid"
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    "Opt for one of suites apart from the central lodge. Beautifully quiet and you get to and from central areas..."
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    "ours was no 6 near the main lodge."
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    "Room 6 for closeness privacy and game watching from your terrace, room 7 for a river view."
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