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    Shishangeni Private Lodge

    Southern Kruger Park | south-eastern section, bordering Crocodile River to the south and Mozambique in the east, Kruger National Park 1340, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good30%
    • Average8%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We spent two nights at this Lodge while on holiday in South Africa. I must say that the room was beyond my expectations. Having traveled to Africa several times, this would be right at the top of the list of a place to return to....More

    Thank Richard S
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    If I could give this hotel more than 5 stars I would! We had the best few days at shishangeni lodge! The staff are amazing, so friendly and would do anything to help you and the game drives are brilliant! We were lucky to be...More

    Thank Laurasimon24
    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    There were certainly a few glitches in regards to our visit. The wrong rooms were reserved for us, they ran out of certain food items on the buffet before we had eaten, the cleaning staff are male and very forward about cleaning the room...even entering...More

    1  Thank dooley_13
    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    We had a most memorable trip at Sheshangeni. The staff were so caring and warm,right from the check in. The food was great. They were so accommodating and got special dishes for us,because of few dietary restrictions. Our Ranger Philip was outstanding. We saw the...More

    Thank Parumita R
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    The location of Shishangeni Private lodge is very unique, it's on the Southern border of Kruger National Park, game viewing is above average as it's situated on a private concession. The area is overlooking on the crocodile river with many sightings of buffalo, hippos, general...More

    Thank AfricanSafariExpert
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 637 - USD 757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
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    Room & Suite (59)
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    Alison S
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
    Good Morning, Shishangeni is a luxury lodge inside the Kruger National Park, It has its own big restaurant that has a bar. The rate is fully inclusive of all meals , 2game drives per day , sundowner drinks and high tea. We... More
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    Juliette D
    10 May 2015|
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    Response from EtienneSO | Property representative |
    Hi Juliette, We advise you to hire a car from Nelspruit, it would be more convenient for you. Shishangeni Team
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    Room Tips
    "We had room 15 which was a fair walk, but it was fabulous."
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    "Charge your staff early, because they cut off power at 10pm."
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    "Depending if you like walking, some are are fair distance away from the restaurant, but the further the..."
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    "as for a room far from the lodge overlooking the river"
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