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Free Internet
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4 Star Hotel
Beautifully set on a large watering hole deep in the African bush this amazing lodge awaits your arrival. There are 4 individually set rooms spaced generously apart with a welcoming central lodge area. This area has a bar, lounge, swimming pool and a deck overlooking the waterhole. It...
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Guernsey Road, Kruger National Park, South Africa
26.4 km to Hoedspruit Airport
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We recently returned from a round the world trip that included a 3 night stay at Waterbuck. It was the pinnacle of lots of amazing adventures! Odelia graciously met us with lemonade and made us feel welcome right away. With Roux as our driver and...More

Thank judykgal
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Has your CEO or Director ever asked where can they go to switch off and you just shrud your shoulders: I dont know? Well, now you have no excuse to say WATER-BUCK THORNYBUSH LODGE!! we were an exclusive booking for an entire week of bliss...More

Thank irene D
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Since our last trip the fences between Thornybush and the Kruger have been taken down , fantastic viewings of large herds of elephant and prides of Lion. Saw all big 5 whilst we are there . Food and accommodation first class

Thank barrys194
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a weeks break at Waterbuck. We were there with friends and had a fabulous time. The lodge is charming with a lovely pool area overlooking a waterhole. This was frequented daily by elephants amongst others. Food was exceptional as were...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at Waterbuck Lodge in Sept/2017 and had a wonderful time. Our private cabin overlooked a waterhole and we couldn't have asked for more! When we weren't out on a fabulous game drive, we spent our time sitting on the deck watching...More

Thank Sandi W
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Beautifully set on a large watering hole deep in the African bush this amazing lodge awaits your arrival. There are 4 individually set rooms spaced generously apart with a welcoming central lodge area. This area ...More has a bar, lounge, swimming pool and a deck overlooking the waterhole. It is truly a little piece of paradise.Safari's (Game drives) are conducted morning and evening giving our guests a good chance of seeing Africa's famous "Big 5" as well as numerous other species of fauna and floura. These are conducted by extremely knowledgeable and friendly guides anxious to make your experience unforgettable.Please read the comments of our guests below, their words are the best reflection we can give on the experience. Look forward to hosting your African safari experience soon! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Janine S
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Hi Janine, I always inform in advance about food requests, just write, they were very helpful with us. I remember that the wifi was good and I also believed that we had tv in our room (which was very big, 2 floors): I cannot... More
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"Room 4 has the best view."
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"Room 4 is the best! apart from all the other rooms and awesome view of the dam"
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"lodge 4 is closest to the dam"
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"There are no rooms, just four stand alone lodges. They are all good!"
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