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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This was our first safari experience, and we could not have found a better location for it. Three morning and three evening game drives brought us in close contact to almost all significant wildlife types, including mating leopards, a cheetah mother and her 3 cubs,...More

1  Thank Henry L
Response from Candice W, Public Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 9 March 2018

Hello Henry L, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Thornybush Lodge. How wonderful that you had such a great first safari experience! Hope to see you back again for more.

Reviewed 6 March 2018

Thornybush was an All-Around great experience. The location was exciting, you're advised that there are no walls around the property and you are now living in the home of the wildlife, but guest safety is always a primary concern. The accommodations, your own private lodge,...More

1  Thank 1979Spy
Response from Candice W, Public Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 9 March 2018

Hi there 1979Spy, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review! We're thrilled that you got to see so much, and those cheetah - what an exciting sighting! Hope to see you back again some day.

Reviewed 3 March 2018

What a spectacular time we had at Thornybush! The staff was fantastic both at the lodge and out in the bush. We saw more animals up close than I would ever have expected. The food was delicious (and not too exotic) and presented in several...More

1  Thank BluegrassGuy06
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 5 March 2018

Hello BluegrassGuy06, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review - I'm thrilled that you had such a great time. Take care.

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Cabin 1 in January. The room and hotel was great. Our safari ranger Brad and tracker Orlando were outstanding. We found the BIG 5 in no time. We highly recommend Thornybush. As this is a private Reserve the game drives are allowed...More

Thank Bob R
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 23 February 2018

Hi there Bob R, thank-you so much for leaving this review.

Reviewed 26 January 2018

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 February 2018

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.

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Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
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US$1,140 - US$1,575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$1,140 - US$1,575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
16 December 2017|
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Response from marymc507 | Reviewed this property |
Everything was included except tips and alcohol
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Georgi L
14 August 2017|
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We had WiFi in our room
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"Thornybush Game Lodge has 20 lodges, of which 2 cater to families - the others have beds for couples (or..."
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