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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The receptionist was friendly, welcoming, and quick to process the check-in and check-out. I liked the effort made by management of the facility to meet, greet, and welcome their clients over a cup of tea or coffee and some snacks. The unit I occupied was lovely, neat, and met my needs and expectations. The lodge is located perfectly within the... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review of our resort. We truly are a “place of tranquillity”. We strive to “let u be” and are so glad that we have achieved it. Looking forward to having you back with us again for a much longer and well deserved stay. All the best until we see you again! Kind regards,... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay with family - Travelling from home and getting to a place where you feel home away from home beautiful peaceful relaxing atmosphere Jacuzzi to relax in on site Spa treatments friendly and helpful staff members- Game walking between the units quite awesome experience

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Thank Andrew A
First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Andrew for sharing your feedback, we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your review. It is a privilege to be so close to nature and have the game around the resort. Our staff strive to be helpful and friendly to ensure you have an awesome experience. Hope to see you soon! Gethlane Regards Zelda... More 

Benoni, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

To Zelda and her team--You guys are excellent--Your service was fantastic!!Andries ..jy is n yster!! About the resort--We WILL be back! Was a fantastic gettaway ,loved every minute--came back well rested and biggest blessing next to the beautiful resort and its surroundings was the little "cell coverage"--you are forced to relax and mingle. Pool area was stunning--Spa-great value for money..Bar... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad that you loved every minute and rested well, as our motto says: “We let you be....” I am proud of the team and will definitely convey the message to everyone. We are looking forward in having you back again. It is guests like you that inspire us to run the... More 

Benoni
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The staff at Gethlane Lodge are really very friendly, professional and made us feel at home even before we arrived. Gerda assisted and ensured that we receive the best unit suitable for us. - My husband has a problem with walking and climbing stairs. Letie was always there to help. The unit was clean comfortable and enjoyable. Gugu and her... More 

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Thank SusanNoppe
First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Susan I have conveyed your compliments to our staff members who honestly appreciate it when the guests go out of their way to acknowledge the efforts made. We pride ourselves in going the extra mile where possible and are looking forward to have you back soon! Kind regards, Zelda Oosthuizen More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

One of the few place where the pictures matches the actual. From Andries and his welcoming team to the grounds men and women. All vry friendly and helpfull. If you need a place to come re-charge this is it. Well done Zelda and your team.

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sias. Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Gethlane Lodge. We appreciate your compliment with regards to our property as well as our staff. We pride ourselves on our friendly and helpful staff and are truly lucky to have such a great property. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we truly value your feedback.... More 

Tzaneen, South Africa
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1 review
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We had a few points to juggle in our Holiday Club contract. I called for a reservation and out of two available resorts, Gethlane Lodge was the one we hadn't been to. It's a scenic enough drive from Tzaneen - up Abel Erasmus Pass, through the tunnel, past the Graskop turnoff and almost at Ohrigstad before you take a left... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Barry, Thank you so much for such a descriptive review and kind compliments. We are excited by your comprehensive review and agree 100% with you regarding our beautiful property. It is Guests like you that motivate us to even run another extra mile in making sure that your holiday experience was above expectation. We also enjoyed accommodating you and... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

An oasis after a 4-hour drive from Johannesburg. Exceeded its promise of being "the place of tranquility". Friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating management and staff....pandered to our every need. Manager always visible and so different from managers at some other resorts we been to. Inviting pools, jacuzzi and sauna. Lots of activities for children, ....darts, table-tennis, trampoline, tennis, birds and animals.... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs V Maharaj Thank you for your wonderful review. I will convey the message to our staff! We enjoyed making your stay a pleasant one. Your participation in our activities was noticed and our staff truly enjoyed your company. Looking forward to have you visit us again in the near future! Gethlane Greetings Zelda Oosthuizen More 

Krugersdorp, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We booked through the Lekkerslaap.co.za website and paid in full, however there seems to be a communication gap between the website and the booking place for the lodge. We thought we were going to have problems when I got a call on the Friday before our stay to enquire about payment. After several calls the Lekkerslaap people assured me everything... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Riana Thank you very much for your review on Gethlane Lodge and it seems that you really enjoyed our tranquil resort. We in First Group do proud ourselves on our friendly staff and service which you experienced and I will be sure to share your comments with them. We will definitely look into the matter regarding the 3rd party... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We had a great time. The management and the staff members were always to assist. Lots of activities to be done and a great stay. The general manager Mr. John Turner offered us a champaign because it was our honeymoon. I will definitely go back.

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Toko, I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Lodge, and it was a delight hosting you on your honeymoon. It is a special time in ones life, and the privilege was all ours. We wish you a happy and blessed life ahead and look forward to welcoming you back to out beautiful... More 

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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Firstly, my husband and I was so impressed with the warm welcome by management, spa and general staff. This was such a wonderful way to start a weekend. The lodge offered us a complimentary upgrade to a bigger unit just to ensure that our stay was most comfortable. The kids were enertained all day with all the pools, putt putt... More 

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Gethlane Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your positive review regarding your stay at Gethlane Lodge. It seems that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and seems the resort in total impressed you and your family, including the kids. I will convey to all staff mentioned the positive impact they made during your visit as we endeavour to provide... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled amongst 172 hectares of bird-rich indigenous forest, in a well-stocked game farm, Gethlane Lodge is within striking distance of all the Lowveld action with nature reserves and natural sights within a few hours' drive. Volleyball, table tennis and a walking trail at the resort provide plenty of entertainment onsite. Take a refreshing dip in one of our five salt-water swimming pools. Bring out your best at our onsite wellness centre with one of our beauty treatments or luxury massages. The comfortable and spacious chalets provide for all your holiday needs. Gethlane Lodge is a perfect bushveld retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gethlane Lodge

Address: Fraaiuitzicht Road | PO Box 28, 15 km from Burgersfort, Lydenburg 1120, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Lydenburg
Price Range: RM125 - RM621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gethlane Lodge 4*
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Close to parking and swimming pool outside units”
 of 5 bubbles SusanNoppe, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the dam and pool closest to the dam”
 of 5 bubbles vmaharaj2016, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Nr 36 was excellent (2-bedroom), quite and has swimming pool close to chalet.”
 of 5 bubbles Salome012, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
“we stayed in 141 nice for a coule andmabe two young children 2nd room small no cupboard bunk bed close to pool lovely view and close to main centre safe except for monkeys :) but then you just close your doors or watch from verandah for the short time they are around...just naughty”
  • pool behind bottom and top thatch unitd. view of
  • open plan kitchen lounge area
  • view from balcony
 of 5 bubbles sharon141, 4 Apr 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in a thatched unit which was very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 900Lynn, 25 Mar 2014 | Read review
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