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    Kubu Safari Lodge

    Argyle Road | to Timbavati, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good20%
    • Average11%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 December 2010

    A great experience was dampened by the atmosphere created by the owner of Kubu Safari Lodge. In their effort to extract more money every single glass of water or cup of coffee came with a rediculous charge. The unfriendly and stingy attitude left us feeling...More

    7  Thank billjnash
    Reviewed 16 December 2010

    I would do all that i could do to stay away from staying at the Kubu Safari Lodge. Even though the accomodations look wonderful, and the outside is well kept, the attitude of the owner's remove the peace and joy one should have in staying...More

    5  Thank trishfras
    Reviewed 15 December 2010

    I stayed at the Kubu Lodge with several friends, the leader of our group made the arrangements, however upon arriving, during the duration, & upon our exit the hosts continually changed the arrangements finding continual ways to swindle us out of more & more money,...More

    6  Thank rljones7777
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
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    Room & Suite (17)
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    Keith B
    28 September 2017|
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    Response from rolfv | Reviewed this property |
    We did the sunset drive but from another lodge in Hazyview and that was in Kruger national park. In our travel documents we would have done it from this location but than it said it would be in private reserve. We did do... More
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