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    Clifftop Lodge

    Welgevonden Game Reserve | East Gate Entrance, Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530, South Africa
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
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    “wine cellar” (22 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (17 reviews)
    “game drives” (74 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our night at the lodge. The service was amazing from the moment our guide picked us up from the East Gate. My boyfriend really enjoyed his birthday celebration and we will definitely be back. Thank you to Tanya, Gibson and Oupa, you...More

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    Thank nomthiej
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Clifftop LodgeResponded 27 June 2017

    Dear nomthiej - Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway. We're honoured that you chose Clifftop for this special occasion, and delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable time with us. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    The lodge is small but spacious, the rooms are large and welcoming with ample provisions. We were impressed by the quality of the food and the service provided by all the staff especially our Ranger and the General Manager. On our last night our table...More

    1  Thank HazelJJ
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Clifftop LodgeResponded 27 June 2017

    Dear HazelJJ - Thank you for sharing your Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway Experience here on TripAdvisor. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and honoured that you would recommend Clifftop to future travellers - thank you.

    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    Stayed here for 3 nights, and all was great, except the theft of our money, out of the in-house safety box. Not all, but just a few bank notes, hoping that it was not noticed by us. A known trick, according to the police. We...More

    1  Thank Frank_Ineke
    Response from inkbos737, Director of Sales at Clifftop LodgeResponded 26 June 2017

    Dear Frank_Ineke - Thank you for your feedback. I am so disappointed to see your feedback here as we have been in touch with you regarding the delay and the requirements from our insurers. The Lodge Manager explained to you that we would do all...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We absolutetly loved every part of our stay! We were on our honeymoon and got the cabin at the top of the lodge (no 1). Wonderful cabin with private deck with dipping pool and nice view to the river valley. A group of baboons passed...More

    Thank May-Britt O
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Clifftop LodgeResponded 16 June 2017

    Dear May-Britt O - Congratulations on your honeymoon - we're honoured that you chose Clifftop for your special holiday! We're also delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every minute of your stay, and we hope you'll come back again in the future (maybe to...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    In general we found the lodge good value for money. Referring to other reviews about food standards at the lodge - if you want fine dining then be prepared to pay 3-4 times the rate at Clifftops. The lodge was comfortable, the food was homely...More

    2  Thank MrandMrsOzzie
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Clifftop LodgeResponded 1 June 2017

    Dear MrandMrsOzzie - Thank you for posting your review of Clifftop Exclusive Hideaway. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and in particular the game drives. We also welcome your other comments which we will review as part of our process...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$530 - US$838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Welgevonden Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Clifftop Hotel Vaalwater
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    Andrea L
    19 October 2017|
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    Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
    Hi Andrea L - Thanks for your question and your interest in Clifftop Exclusive Safari Lodge. Welegevonden, where Clifftop is situated, is not generally regarded as a malarial area. However, we would definitely recommend... More
    25 February 2017|
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    Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
    Hi adw - Thanks for your interest in Clifftop Exclusive Safari Hideaway. October tends to be one of the hottest months. The mornings are quite pleasant, so a light jacket will suffice. It is generally rain dependent, if... More
    23 September 2016|
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    Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
    Hi danjoeh - Eugene_Hugo is absolutely right. Our only dress code is whatever you feel comfortable in.
    Room Tips
    "They are all identical, private, comfortable, wonderful."
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    "Room 1 probably has the best view, and/but is closest to the dining area, we were in room 4"
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    "Rooms 1 and 2 have the best views, and are the most private."
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    "All individual bungalows"
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