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Kosi Forest Lodge

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Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

It was perfect from the beginning My wife and I are from Germany but we are living since some years in SA we booked for April but we must postpone our trip No problem! Ok, extra costs but only due to the season Now end...More

1  Thank Juergen K
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 5 November 2015

We are so pleased that you managed to have such a wonderful stay. We are glad you enjoyed the accommodation and all the meals as well as the tours we have on offer. Our staff always go out of there way to offer our guests...More

Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our 3rd stop of 6 in Zululand/Maputaland region. Maybe our expectations were too high, but we found this lodge a bit underwhelming. It has definitely seen better days - the vehicles are not in great shape, we could not sit around the camp fire because...More

1  Thank suejdavies
Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 27 October 2015

Dear SueJDavies Thank you for your comments on your recent stay at Kosi Forest Lodge. Please do accept my apologies for the number of disappointments you experienced. It is very disappointing to us as well that you did leave with this experience of the lodge....More

Reviewed 10 October 2015

We stayed at Kosi for two nights and had a wonderful time. The location is lovely and we enjoyed the canoe trip and the forest walk. The staff were excellent and even put on a surprise birthday dinner for my wife. Overall a very enjoyable...More

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Response from IsibindiAfrica, Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 21 October 2015

Dear John E , Thank you for talking the time to write a review on your stay with us at Kosi Forest Lodge. We are thrilled that you so enjoyed your stay with us and let the peace and tranquility combined with some activities embrace...More

Reviewed 2 October 2015

This small lodge can only be reached by 4x4 and is located next to a lake. The rooms have no walls and the bathroom is in open air. There is no electricity in the night. We got one house with two rooms for a family...More

Thank hedgehog40
Response from IsibindiAfrica, Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 21 October 2015

Dear Hedgehog40 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us here at Kosi Forest Lodge. We are so pleased that you found our accommodation comfortable - the canvas netting and blinds replacing walls in the rooms certainly allow...More

Reviewed 2 October 2015

Definitely not value for money, in fact very over-priced. Staff were excellent, rustic accommodation and uncomfortable beds. Food was tasty but no selection just a set menu. The boat had broken down and unfortunately due to a public holiday could not be repaired. Fortunately for...More

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Response from IsibindiAfrica, Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 21 October 2015

Dear Cruizer_ZA Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at Kosi Forest Lodge We try to have as little impact on our beautiful surroundings , utilising natural materials wherever possible, which does create a rustic ambiance. Our kitchen facilities...More

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USD 349 - USD 467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Denise_Scarrott
21 January 2015|
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Response from IsibindiAfrica | Property representative |
Good day, Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the... More
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"cabins 7 and 8 are closest to the pool."
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"All rooms are isolated from each other. With older kids, the family room is great as you can be totally..."
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"Room 1 was nicely secluded!"
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"If walking in sand would be a problem try to get a room nearer the main building. All rooms are isolated from..."
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