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    Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

    Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District | Grahamstown, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve 6140, South Africa
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We spent 6 nights (highly recommended package deal) here in May 2017. We had the team of Conor and Rasi (Ranger/Tracker) who were fantastic and went our of their way to make sure we saw the BIG 5 and more. Conor took us fishing in-between...More

          Thank Robert B
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Robert B, Thank you so much for your very kind and generous feedback - the team will be so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us so much. It's great that you participated in so many activities, which certainly does add...More

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          The place was recommended by friends and we were so incredibly sad to leave after 3 nights... We'll sure be back! This is the ultimate safari experience, so natural, genuine, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic ranger and tracker (Ruan and Vusi), impecable service, location our of...More

          Thank Veronica M
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Veronica M, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your kind and thoughtful feedback - we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the 'real' Kwandwe experience! We will be sure to pass on your comments to Ruan, Vusi and...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          To start with, there is fantastic wildlife and tracking of the highest order but here are some other key characteristics of The Great Fish River Lodge and Kwandwe reserve; - This is a big (22 000 hectares) reserve of eastern cape land (green/shrubby/short trees, valleys...More

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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Unbelievable experience from arrival until our departure. If I could afford it I would go there more often. Unfortunately it's unaffordable for most South Africans. Everything was 1st class😁👌🏻👌🏻I recommend this place without any doubts

          Thank andrewcD4626UV
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear andrewcD4626UV, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Hope to welcome you back again. Kind regards, The Kwandwe Family

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The Kwandwe team were all so professional, knowledgeable and attentive during our stay of 3 nights at the Great Fish River Lodge. The staff has been very well trained! Nothing was too much! All was done with smiles! The room was stunning with views of...More

          Thank Naty1
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

          Dear Naty1, Thank you for taking the time to post your detailed and thoughtful feedback! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, both within the lodge as well as out on safari. We will be sure to pass on your comments...More

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          • US$1,114 - US$3,630 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          BriKow
          Is there a fitness centre or gym nearby like to get in a daily workout
          4 May 2017|
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          Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
          Hi BriKow, Thank you for your query. We do not have a gym on the reserve, however you would be able to participate in the following activities during your stay: - We offer walks with a ranger and tracker, and should you... More
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          Lynette W
          Hi We are staying at the end of March , what temperatures can we expect and how much rain
          29 January 2017|
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          Response from Elzette D | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, March should still be fairly warm. But always quite cool on game drives in the evenings. With the whole South Africa praying for rain, hopefully their will be some bit Kwandwe set up to handle all weather conditions!!
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          ullabuchner
          How can I book a flight from Port Elisabeth to Kwandwe? We arrive at 2 pm from Johannesburg (and New York). Any suggestion is appreciated. Ulla Buchner
          16 January 2016|
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          Room Tips
          "If you want a bit of extra exercise stay in Room 1, but you have no view of the river."
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          "All rooms are great!!!!"
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          "Rooms 4-6 are closer to the lodge so may have a better view"
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          "Lodge 1is furthest away from the dining area and lounge about a three/four minute walk. Though I think more..."
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