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Thandile Country Lodge

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Farm Daniel's Rust Alma road, Bela Bela 0480 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

We enjoyed this place a lot, from the welcome by the owners the giraffes. This place is truly beautiful and you can wonder around the grounds and interact with the dogs, cats and geese. We went horse riding and saw antelopes and zebras - a...More

Thank emmash0p
Response from Thandile1, Owner at Thandile Country LodgeResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you so much for the positive response and we feel privileged to have had you as our guests. Enjoy the rest of you stay in South Africa and we hope to see you again in future. Kind regards Cobus & Magdel Daniel

Reviewed 13 November 2017

The Hosts and staff were friendly, quite and very peaceful place, they made sure we settled in and were available for any requests. The history around the place was one of the things that attracted me the most but I have to say it was...More

Thank Boitumelo M
Response from Magdel D, Owner at Thandile Country LodgeResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you so much for the posiitive feedback. Hope to welcome you back sòon.

Reviewed 18 September 2017

My partner and I had booked for a horse safari at this lodge as a half way stop to our destination. We both love horse riding and the lodge looked gorgeous so we were very excited, until we arrived. Firstly we struggled to find the...More

Thank kirstip86
Response from Thandile1, Owner at Thandile Country LodgeResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Kirsti, Thank you for the feedback. I trust you spend equal amount of time on providing positive feedback when you have received good service. As far as the facts are concerned: you are totally correct. I dropped "the ball" in that I had incorrectly...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

After months of travelling to work, sitting in traffic and just getting wound up with the stress of Jozi this place was jus idea, my cousin and I had such a pleasant stay! We were greated by the friendly owners at night on our arrival...More

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Management response:Responded 27 August 2017

Dear Lebo Thank so much for your kind and generous feedback. Hope to see your soon.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had a brilliant time at Thandile Country Lodge riding out on in the bush on a well trained and experienced trail horse and escorted by my host whose knowledge of horses and the bush is unsurpassed. The terrain covered ranged from rocky hills to soft...More

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Response from Thandile1, Owner at Thandile Country LodgeResponded 12 July 2017

Dear Sandy, Thank you so much for the wonderful feedback and we look forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards Magdel Daniel

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THANDILE GUEST FARM offers you an intimate and private Bushveld stay with luxury accommodation and exquisite cuisine. A very private and quiet guest farm in the malaria-free Waterberg which consists of 7 double More rooms with one double bed, high yellow wood ceilings, en suite bathroom with a large oval bathtub and shower. Two of the rooms have a double sleeper couch, lots of cupboard space, tea/coffee making facility (breakfast included). Children under 12 half price & under 7 free of charge.At THANDILE GUEST FARM, only 14km from Bela Bela from the Alma road turn-off at the stop after Forever Resort Aventura (GPS coordinates S24°48'31.64" E28°10'56.56"), we offer:* ±200 hectares of game trails featuring giraffe, kudu, ribbok, warthog, baboon, vervet monkeys, blue wildebeest and other small game indigenous to the area.* Variety of bird species for bird lovers.* Experience nature at its' best, on horseback. Our horses are well trained and people friendly and we cater for both experienced and novice riders. * The Elephant Tree Restaurant surprises you with delicious breakfasts, lunch and dinner by appointment. The two chefs on duty will prepare exceptional tasty and beautifully presented meals. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 63 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Thandile Guest Farm
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 63 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Thandile Guest Farm
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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22 September 2018|
Response from Thandile1 | Property representative |
We are primarily a B & B lodge but we also offer the rooms on a self-catering basis starting from R750 per room per night. For more details please view our website.
Room Tips
"Master bedroom beautiful"
13 Nov. 2017
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"Accessibly by any vehicle but a car that's high off the ground might be a more comfortable ride for..."
11 Jan. 2017
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"Rooms are near the restaurant area, the one we had offered a view to the bush, pool and mountains"
4 Jan. 2017
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"don't go!"
30 Dec. 2014
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