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Pretoria
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Service, rooms, location and the restaurant everything was nice. We would come again on our next trip to the Kruger Park. The stay in our luxurious tent and double room was very comfortable. We would recommend you to stay there, if you like very comfortable and green places near Kruger Park itself.

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Michael Thank you for the great review score of 5/5, we all appreciate your business and the time taken to review your stay at our Lodge. Thank you for the great review title, much appreciated. it is pleasing to read all the positives about your stay but the best part of the review is the fact that you would...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A little gem of a spot, close to the Kruger park. Room was very comfortable and quite luxurious! Our stay included dinner, bed and breakfast and we found it to be excellent value for money. The setting is beautiful, just sorry no animals came down for a drink at sunset! :( Would definitely go back to stay if we get...

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Shazzie, thank you for your business and the time taken to review our Lodge, we all appreciate the positive feedback, this is what inspires the staff to provide the service excellence that we are renowned for in the area. Thanks for the 5/5 review score, that is what we strive for. Great for the marketing spin, "wold definitely go...

Bollendorf, Germany
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The rating average was choosen because the rating jumps from average to very good. I think that good would be the best rating for this lodge. The rooms were okay and clean. It is a pity that there is only a set menu available. During breakfast time, a cell phone was stolen from one of our rooms, although the room...

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jos thank you for your business and the time taken to review our Lodge, the rooms that you stayed in at the Lodge have been upgraded and were completed today, 15.12.2016. Regards Dale Owner Sabie River Bush Lodge voted best three star Lodge in Mpumalanga by Tourism South Africa for 2015 and 2016 based on over 1300 verified guest...

Germany
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great staff, beautiful view and Perfect Game Drive. Dinner and breakfast was great. High security level. The safari tour in the morning was great and unbelievable. The breakfast at Krueger national park was perfect.

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Martin thank you for the positive feedback regarding your stay at the Lodge. Great to hear that you enjoyed the food at the Lodge. Always good to hear when our guests enjoy the game drive with our qualified guides into the Kruger National Park in our Open Safari Vehicle. Thank you for the review score of 5/5 we all...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We enjoyed a 3 night stay, the lodge is small and well located on the Sabie River close to the Kruger gate, we found the rooms to be adequate and very clean, all the staff are amazing, very friendly and helpful. The breakfast and dinner was great and the pool deck overlooking the river is a nice place to relax...

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Ultramild thak you for the great review and the time taken to review our Lodge, thanks for the 5/5 score, we all appreciate your positive feedback. great to hear that all the staff were friendly and that your enjoyed the rooms. will pass-on the message regarding your feedback on the food to the chefs and the ladies in the...

Raunheim, Germany
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very friendly staff nice place to stay Restaurant is good 2 menus nice view to the river good to relax not far from Kruger Toilets and showers could be replaced by newer once no Moskito nets inside the tent

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Klaus thank you for your business and the time taken to review our Lodge, we appreciate your business. Thank you for the positive feedback regarding the food at the Lodge, always good to hear positive feedback. We are in the process of upgrading the rooms at the Lodge, we have completed another four and will complete the remaining three...

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We spent two lovely nights here - the best experience. Luxurious river side tent, complete with AC, delightful out door shower, very nice meals with lots of fresh food, friendliest staff ever, and then peace and beauty of sitting in a lounge chair, on the Sabie River, watching the game while sipping a beer. Our game drive was great -...

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sabieriverbushlodge, Owner at Sabie River Bush Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Whitney thank you for the great feedback regarding your stay at our Lodge, your business is appreciated by all of us at the Lodge. Great to hear that you enjoyed the game drive with our qualified game guide in our own open safari vehicle. Thank you for the marketing punt "will recommend to anyone" best marketing that a Lodge...

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Our Second visit ,stayed in the tents an found this most enjoyable ,been able make and eat our own food on our balcony yet eat at the restaurant when need be , location suits us with the 2 gates close by ,been able to overlook the river as the sun sets

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Hi Gordon thank you for visiting us again, appreciate your business and the time taken to review our Lodge. Great to hear that you tried an alternative type of accommodation and that you enjoyed the self-catering in the luxury bush tents. thank you for the review score of 4/5, trust we will see you back at the Lodge in the...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Stayed here a few times now. Very pleasant resort with fantastic view and deck area. The staff are always very pleasant and attentive. The food can be a little hit or miss but on the whole quite good. Accommodation is small but fairly well appointed. My only complaint is the road noise which can be annoying at times. Close to...

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Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We had booked a luxury tent with air conditioning. We had our own shower and little kitchen. The personal was very friendly and if you had a Question or wanted to do your washing they took care of it. We also booked a sunset safari and a drive to the Blyde rivier Canyon. They drove is there. We really had...

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Hi Tina great to hear that you had such a wonderful stay at our Lodge, we are well known in the area for great guest experiences. Thank you for your business and the time taken to review our Lodge, all of us at the Lodge appreciate it. Thank you for review score of 5/5, this will help us maintain our...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the banks of the Sabie River overlooking the majestic Kruger National Park lies Sabie River Bush Lodge, a bush lodge where you can "recharge your soul" and experience the African Bush. Situated a mere 19kms from the world famous Paul Kruger Gate and 13kms from Phabeni Gate, this is the place you want to be! Sitting on our raised pool deck enjoying great, friendly service and a cocktail with an African twist, one can view the BIG 5 and some of our smaller, yet beautiful, wildlife. With an extensive bird watching opportunity, there is no better place to sit back, relax and take in the natural beauty of the African Bushveld while all your needs are taken care of by our staff! Join us on a guided safari in our open vehicle into the Kruger National Park for a chance to get closer to the amazing animals the Kruger National Park boasts home to. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sabie River Bush Lodge

Address: R536 Portia Shabangu Drive | Kruger Gate road, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: $71 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sabie River Bush Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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