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Mvubu River Lodge

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I had written a review on our return as asked by the booking.com site through which we had made our reservation from the TripAdvisor site - but notice it has not been recorded. Is this because I had some serious issues? The first being booking.com...More

Thank Heather C
Response from PongolaGR, General Manager at Mvubu River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comments. Regarding Booking.Com, we do not control their website and we were not aware of that websites oversight until you brought this to our attention, which we are very grateful for and we are dealing with them on this...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed over for 1 night on the way to Kruger. Staff were great and provided an excellent packed breakfast for us when we told them we were leaving early in the morning. Food was fine and great views of the river from the lodge and...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

planning to book for my 5th stay at Mvubu Lodge. Great location over-looking the reserve. Friendly, efficient team. Great comfort food. A superb getaway in a pristine area. nowhere else can offer the bush & the lake .

1  Thank Andre S
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Until I visited this place I had no idea this was first game park in South Africa, before Kruger! Fantastic setting, the accommodation plus bar and restaurant have amazing views of the river with opportunity to spot game from your veranda. Staff are fantastic, game...More

2  Thank RorcusDrifter
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The rooms were clean and lovely with good views of the river. It was very hot and the AC seemed to battle to cope, especially as there was overload and the electricity went off couple of times during our stay. We had booked a fishing...More

Thank View-winter63_and51
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US$198 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$198 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"#8 for bird-watchers. Furthest from facilities - a good gentle up-hill walk for meals. It and #7 have..."
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"All rooms have excellent views"
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"best vies of the river to see the animals drink."
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"Chalet 7 has a great view"
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