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Reviewed 4 March 2018

What a spectacular time we had at Thornybush! The staff was fantastic both at the lodge and out in the bush. We saw more animals up close than I would ever have expected. The food was delicious (and not too exotic) and presented in several...More

1  Thank BluegrassGuy06
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 5 March 2018

Hello BluegrassGuy06, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review - I'm thrilled that you had such a great time. Take care.

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Cabin 1 in January. The room and hotel was great. Our safari ranger Brad and tracker Orlando were outstanding. We found the BIG 5 in no time. We highly recommend Thornybush. As this is a private Reserve the game drives are allowed...More

Thank Bob R
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 23 February 2018

Hi there Bob R, thank-you so much for leaving this review.

Reviewed 26 January 2018

I stayed at Thornybush Game lodge with my partner who hadn't been to South Africa and wow this place made us fall in love with the country! We had Greg as our game ranger and as with all the rangers and trackers he came up...More

Thank pippagriffin2018
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 2 February 2018

Hi there pippagriffin2018, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Thornybush Lodge! We're thrilled to hear that you've developed a love affair with the African bush :) Looking forward to see you again.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

My wife and I had never been to South Africa; never been on safari. To say that this trip and stay at Thornybush exceeded our expectations is a transcendent understatement. This was the stuff of dreams...an experience beyond words. So much so, that we not...More

Thank RickSegall
Response from Candice W, other at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 26 January 2018

Hi there RickSegall, thank-you so much for leaving this incredible review for Thornybush Game Lodge. I absolutely love hearing what an impact a safari can have on guests. It would be wonderful to have you, your family and friends back here again some day soon....More

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Incredible, fantastic, awesome are just a few words to describe our visit and stay. From the moment we arrived to our sad departure we were treated like royalty. The location is breathtaking and the lodges are out of this world for design and luxury. The...More

Thank Simon K
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Thornybush Game LodgeResponded 22 January 2018

Hi there Simon K, thank-you so much for taking the time to review Thornybush Lodge. It's so wonderful to hear that you had such a rewarding experience. Hope to see you back again at some point in the future. Take care.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
USD 1,241 - USD 1,618 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 1,241 - USD 1,618 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Eugene Z
13 January 2018|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
Best would be to email the lodge, they will definitely be able to help orgainse the transfer and will inform you of the costs.
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Bari52718
16 December 2017|
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Response from marymc507 | Reviewed this property |
Everything was included except tips and alcohol
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Georgi L
14 August 2017|
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Response from marymc507 | Reviewed this property |
We had WiFi in our room
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"all rooms are good."
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"Thornybush Game Lodge has 20 lodges, of which 2 cater to families - the others have beds for couples (or..."
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"All the rooms were great!"
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"Any room here is a good room. It is simply heaven on earth."
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