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    Thornybush Game Lodge

    Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
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    “outdoor shower” (28 reviews)
    “self catering” (6 reviews)
    “river bed” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    I'm a bit late leaving this review as we visited in March 2016. My wife booked this for my birthday last year and a 2 year anniversary and I have to stay it was absolutely one of the best experiences ive had. The lodge is...More

    Thank a5h2000
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    I don't have one negative thing to say about it! Would go back in a heartbeat. Facilities were great, staff was beyond reproach (so friendly and efficient), food was excellent, ranger and tracker were knowledgable and most willing to share their knowledge. We had some...More

    Thank EmoMiami
    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the Thornybush Game Lodge as part of a tour in South Africa in April, 2017. It was a fantastic experience and a real highlight of our trip. The main lobby and dining areas are open air and just beautiful. The accommodations are...More

    Thank sschmitz01
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    I had an incredible experience! Stayed for 2 nights at this 5 star lodge and were spoiled by exquisite cuisine, and unbeatable game viewing (including the big 5). I loved the early morning game drives with a stop in the bush to have coffee with...More

    Thank Lin1616
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    We reserved Thornybush through a travel agents based on a recommendation of a friend. Thornybush did not disappoint. Our flight was late arriving so the evening bush run started about 15 minutes before we arrived. Transportation was waiting for us at the airport. Upon arrival...More

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    About
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    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 1,107 - USD 1,493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    • Thornybush Game Lodge Thornybush Private Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Room & Suite (56)
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    Bathroom (18)
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Georgi L
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from marymc507 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, we had wifi throughout the lodge.
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    Ian M
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
    Hi Ian, Temperatures only really start dropping around May but always wise to bring along something warm to wear in case of a chilly morning / evening, otherwise dress is informal and comfortable walking shoes recommended.
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    GastrodontUK
    2 November 2016|
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    Response from Roken74 | Reviewed this property |
    We took malaria tablets whilst in South Africa the beds have netting and we were not aware of mozzies but we did not hance it
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    "Rooms 6 and 7 are close the the restaurant and were a good option for a family of four"
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    "Use the outdoor shower. No one can see you but nature"
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    "all great rooms"
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    "Mine was 18 with a nice private plunge pool. Loved it."
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