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Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game Lodge

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here fr one night. Everything was perfect. We went on a water safari, saw over 20 species of animals. Great meals whilst enjoying great scenery. The chalets were comfortable with a really wonderful outside shower.

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Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Angela Many thanks for your review on our special spot with the sweeping views. It is always wonderful to hear how our guests appreciate all the aspects of Shayamoya. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards Lindy

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We came for a fishing holiday with 2 boys 19 & 20 years old but firstly had to travel 8km to the dam and then pay R250.00 to get into Pongola Nature Reserve when your info in the room said R125.00. We did do a...More

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Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andre Firstly, congratulations on posting your first TripAdvisor Review, we are grateful that you took your time to review your first holiday and stay at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game Lodge. Andre, your review is a little disturbing as when you moved from the...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We booked for 4 nights at the lodge with my family of 4 in 2 cabins over Christmas 2017. Had mice/rats in both rooms. They ate through bags and packets and tried to get to snacks we had. They jumped all over the kettle and...More

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Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lenny Thank you so much for your review, while not the best, we are pleased that Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game Lodge received this review as your very first review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate that you brought the mice issue to our attention. Unfortunately,...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We really enjoyed the location , the view, the peacefulness, the food. it was an excellent one-night stay on our way to Swaziland. Perfectly located to cross the border in the morning. The kindness of all the staff was remarkable

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Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Dominique Many thanks for your review and delighted you enjoyed our facilities here at Shayamoya. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Lindy

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Shayamanzi Houseboat. Our arrival and greeting at the lodge was very professional. What a beautiful setting, despite the low water level!! We were transported down to the houseboat and before long, had taken our luggage to the cabin and assembled upstairs for the greeting and...More

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Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 16 January 2018

Dear John Thank you for bringing your concerns to our attention and we are addressing them immediately. We have taken the opportunity of discussing these with you telephonically and assure you of our best service at all times. Kind regards Roger Blevin Managing Director Shayamanzi...More

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Breakfast included
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USD 131 - USD 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 131 - USD 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Hayley K
1 December 2017|
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Response from Lindy B | Property representative |
Hi Hayley, sorry for delay in my reply. I prefer March or April when the water has had time to filter some more after the rains (which hopefully we will have lots of). It is tough fishing in discoloured water. Hope that... More
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Magersfontein
18 June 2015|
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Response from LindyBlevin | Property representative |
Hi there! October is a brilliant month! The tiger fish come on the bight about mid August as the water warms up after Winter, September is also a brilliant month but a little unpredictable with regards to cold fronts, so... More
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"We had chalets 7 & 8, both had great views."
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"Rooms all offer great views and those close to reception are disabled accessible"
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"Villa one is air-condtioned"
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"Our chalet (number 3) had a view to the lake"
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