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    Kosi Forest Lodge

    Kosi Bay, Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve, South Africa
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          • Excellent55%
          • Very good29%
          • Average8%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible1%
          yesterday
          “meticulous and attentive staff, lovely place, but you must love living in a forest”
          3 weeks ago
          “Outstanding Lodge and Experience - we are going back”
          Free Parking
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          Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

          We spend only one night, but it was a great experience. We did the walk in the forest plus the Canoe excursion. The both were very interesting, Joseph, our guide, was very gentle and he told us great stories about his culture and a lot...More

          Thank Yann D
          Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 25 August 2015

          Dear Jann D Thank you for your lovely comments about your recent stay at the lodge. We are of course delighted to hear that you did have such an enjoyable time. I will certainly pass your compliments on to Joseph. Yes those showers out in...More

          Reviewed 1 July 2015

          For what you pay, you don't get value for money. Activities are limited. What you see on webpage does not correspond to actual. Generator makes a noise and can be heard from rooms. Pool is in awesome area, but right next to generator. Generator broke...More

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          Thank neilhiltonw
          Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 7 July 2015

          Dear neilhiltonw We are terribly disappointed to hear that your true expectations were not met during your stay at Kosi. I must apologise profusely about the maintenance being done. Certainly we should have advised you of this before the stay but it just happened that...More

          Reviewed 31 May 2015

          My wife and I stayed here for three nights in early May, ‘15. We recommend it, though you must embrace its rustic character. It is a small operation set in a unique ecosystem of connected lakes that lead to the ocean. Small bungalows are scattered...More

          1  Thank NaMakani
          Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 June 2015

          Dear NaMakani Thank you for your review on your stay at Kosi! Once again it was only a pleasure to assist in getting your backpack to you! We are delighted to hear your positive remarks and will certainly be passing this on to Blessing and...More

          Reviewed 27 May 2015

          Accommadation , location , activities and service exceeded all our expectations. Good and informative exchanges with staff and guides during activities and all eaquipment in first class condition . Beaches and forests wold class

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          Thank 360gueste
          Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 June 2015

          Dear 360gueste Well, what can we say! Your review is so warmly welcome! We are always so delighted when we have guests who feel we have exceeded their expectations! We do hope you will come again to visit! Kind Regards Barbara Du Plessis Operations Manager

          Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

          There is not a thing about this place that they are getting wrong! Perfect for our first visit & introduction to this beautiful area. Everything (food, rooms, facilities, activities) at the lodge is a perfect balance between - luxurious but not starched. Relaxed and unpretentious,...More

          1  Thank JamesTza
          Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 June 2015

          Dear James Tza Thank you so much for your kind words! We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay! We certainly look forward to you returning one day! Kind Regards, Barbara Du Plessis Operations Manager

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          • US$297 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Maputaland Coastal Forest Reserve
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          Denise_Scarrott
          I particularly want to try and see the turtles coming ashore. Do you cater for this?
          20 January 2015|
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          Response from IsibindiAfrica | Property representative |
          Good day, Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the... More
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