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London
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I am devastated to find out shocking news that the three main research lion on the reserve of Edeni Lodge are/ have already been hunted as they apparently are "too old." This is not the first of rumours that I have found out - apparently many of the cubs born of Karongwe reserve were sold to hunting one they got...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2013

What a place - absolutely fantastic!! Spent 6 nights here in March 2013 & what an absolute delight! Stayed in an executive lodge which is nothing but pure luxury & very private. The lodges are spotlessly clean & all credit to the wonderful staff. The whole site is outstanding, the food is to die for & the hospitality, manners &...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We stayed 3 nights here in December 2012. We had booked a luxury suite but there was a big storm the night before we arrived causing electrical problems, so we were allocated a family room instead, which was very nice. The rooms are on stilts and very rustic in design. There are large gaps around the windows and doors but...

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De Panne, Belgium
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Our second stop with out group "Master Tours" or "Anders dan Anders". Nice place very well situated. Very nice safaris and marvelous rangers. A nice welcome by a friendly manager and a good staff. The food was not the best and anyway mostly too cold.

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 25 October 2011

For our second game drives our tour operator had chosen for the Edeni River Lodge…glad he did ! We had a wonderful 3 days stay here ! And again we encountered many wild animals during the early (!) morning and the evening safaris. We were seated in open 4x4 vehicles which is great for taking pictures of the animals, no...

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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2010

We stayed at the Edeni River Lodge in September 2010. We were actually booked into the Shiduli reserve (same management) but when we arrived we were told we were being transferred to Edeni - and upgraded to the Presidential suite. We had a most enjoyable three nights. The accomodation was extremely spacious and well equipped given it was in the...

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Address: PO Box 799, Edeni Private Game Reserve 0890, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Edeni Private Game Reserve
Hotel Class:3.5 star — River Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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