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Thornybush Game Lodge

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“outdoor shower”(30 reviews)
“self catering”(6 reviews)
“river bed”(7 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Thornybush Game lodge with my partner who hadn't been to South Africa and wow this place made us fall in love with the country! We had Greg as our game ranger and as with all the rangers and trackers he came up...More

Thank pippagriffin2018
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there pippagriffin2018, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Thornybush Lodge! We're thrilled to hear that you've developed a love affair with the African bush :) Looking forward to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had never been to South Africa; never been on safari. To say that this trip and stay at Thornybush exceeded our expectations is a transcendent understatement. This was the stuff of dreams...an experience beyond words. So much so, that we not...More

Thank RickSegall
Response from Candice W, other at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there RickSegall, thank-you so much for leaving this incredible review for Thornybush Game Lodge. I absolutely love hearing what an impact a safari can have on guests. It would be wonderful to have you, your family and friends back here again some day soon....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible, fantastic, awesome are just a few words to describe our visit and stay. From the moment we arrived to our sad departure we were treated like royalty. The location is breathtaking and the lodges are out of this world for design and luxury. The...More

Thank Simon K
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there Simon K, thank-you so much for taking the time to review Thornybush Lodge. It's so wonderful to hear that you had such a rewarding experience. Hope to see you back again at some point in the future. Take care.

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent 4 nights here on our honeymoon and had an amazing time. The facilities and staff are top notch. Greg was our ranger and was 1st class. We were able to see the big 5 and the reserve was breathtaking. We...More

Thank Austin S
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Hi there Austin S, thank-you so much for leaving this review! How wonderful to be able to spend your honeymoon in the bush - definitely an experience to remember. Hope to have you back again some day.

Reviewed 6 January 2018

The Lodge is in a remote location accessible by auto to the property gate, then by Lodge Staff to the facility. What a delightful stay we had; personnel were kind, accommodating and had valuable, pertinent conversation to share. The property itself was absolutely lovely, intimate,...More

Thank lledds
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 8 January 2018

Hi lledds, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review! Looking forward to having you back in the future.

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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US$1,418 - US$1,721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$1,418 - US$1,721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (429)
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Eugene Z
13 January 2018|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
Best would be to email the lodge, they will definitely be able to help orgainse the transfer and will inform you of the costs.
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Bari52718
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Response from B_and_B7678 | Reviewed this property |
Everything is included except alcohol !
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Georgi L
14 August 2017|
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Response from Jim B | Reviewed this property |
Only in the reception
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Room Tips
"Any room here is a good room. It is simply heaven on earth."
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"All rooms are good rooms! The thing to ask would be which room is closest to the main lodge (although we..."
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"Rooms 6 and 7 are close the the restaurant and were a good option for a family of four"
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"Use the outdoor shower. No one can see you but nature"
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