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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read previous reviews we were really excitied about our stay at Greenfire, unfortunately we were a little dissapointed. Having stayed at another Lodge 10 days previous which was HALF the price and amazing!!!, we expected really good things at Greenfire, but we felt let down. NO air conditioning made for a very uncomfortabe couple of nights, I would have...

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Adrian W, General Manager at Greenfire Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mandy and Johnny, thank you for reviewing our lodge. I am sorry that the hot weather when you were here impacted negatively on your stay. The design of the roofs is to aid in this regard and the large sliding mesh doors and window screens with mosquito netting are designed to manage the temperatures as well as the insects...

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We loved the people, the game drive, the food, the lodge itself... The Managers and their staff made us feeling at home. If you are planning to do Safari in South Africa, that's the place to be!! They are making your wishes come true. We hardly met such open-hearted, nice and helpful people in the past. THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

My girlfriend and I only spent one night here but we loved it. Definitely recommend it over the rainbow hotel which we also stayed at. My impression is that budget hotels in this town have the pretence of luxury and all the pomp that goes along with it, while offering sub-par food and facilities. Greenfire offers simple but neat accomodation...

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Adrian W, General Manager at Greenfire Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Gideon. Thanks for the positive response but I think that you might be referring to the Greenfire lodge in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe and not the Greenfire Game Lodge in the Greater Kruger Park, near Hoedspruit in South Africa. However, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Adrian.

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

After having spent two night in the SANParks lodge at Satara in Kruger, this private lodge in Balule Game Reserve was quite a nice move up. Not that Satara was not fine, it is just in another league, and of course another price range. Nevertheless we felt very welcome at Greenfire Game Lodge and enjoyed our two nights there. The...

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East Hartland, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My wife and I had an exceptional time at the GreenFire game lodge at greater Kruger Park. I was a little unsure of what seemed like a lot of money to me but I spent the extra money for a safari lodge like this and have no regrets. The GreenFire lodge was especially amazing, my wife fell in love with...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms were excellent, the food was very good and the service was the best I've ever seen. Very friendly and they take time to explain things. The Ferrari Safari was perfect, we saw buffalos, lions, elephants (in front of the lodge) a rhino, cheetha, zebras,... It was wonderful!!!

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Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Expectations were exceeded! Amazing place in a magnificent park. The room we had could had not been better! Great balcony to enjoy the nature and animals that walk just in front of you. Very knowledgeable guides on the game drives and very profesional and friendly staff at the lodge. One of the best places I have ever stayed at!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Greenfire game lodge will provide you with the most amazing safari experience possible in all of South Africa. The lodge is intimate and very tastily modeled to enjoy a great safari experience. The staff and game guide will make will assist you in any means possible to ensure you have the best possible experience. The meals are a 10, the...

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Hollywood , Florida, United States
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The place is magic, the rooms are very clean, beautiful decorated, not , the room were great because the walls are glass so easy to see wild life all the time, peace full place . The staff was very kind, professional, the food was great.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I had 4 wonderful days staying at Greenfire Lodge - the set up is brilliant with luxurious accomodation, fabulous food and awesome game drives, including a full day at Kruger NP. I was really lucky to have Isaac as my guide - his tracking ability is awesome and can answer any question - ably assisted by Anel & Kayla -...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Greenfire Game Lodge is situated in the Greater Kruger National Park and is the ideal venue for anyone wanting an intimate and exclusive experience in this world-famous African wildlife paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Greenfire Game Lodge

Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa (Formerly Drifters Game Lodge)
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Price Range: RM2,199 - RM2,297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Drifters Game Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
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“Take a fan and mozzie net, you,ll need them!!”
 of 5 bubbles 381mandyd, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms look out on the (seasonal) river with decks giving great views. Room 5 has the shortest walk to the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles ljshank, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All of the huts are awesome”
 of 5 bubbles chelyles, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All cabins are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Mick11002, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlook the river and are separated from the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles kipioneer, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
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