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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have stayed at sefapane whilst travelling for work. I enjoy it it is clean and the food to me is always great. It is also very closely situated to the park Rooms have a uniquely african feel and are comfortable

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Mbabane, Swaziland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the lodge in January 2017 with my wife and two children for 3 nights. The lodge is well located very close to the Kruger Gate. We stayed in the Safari House. Check in was swift and good. Staff could be a bit more welcoming though- usually a smile and a welcome drink would do the trick. The...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our visit to kruger park, we stayed in this lodge. The lodge is quite big, but even it is a real resort, you are welcomed very personal. After every game drive, there was someone waiting to ask how it was! The restaurant is very good, and the rooms are very 'african style'. Liked our stay!

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked our stay through booking.com, and as usual the information provided there was a bit lacking in substance. We ended up having two eight-bed houses for a total of eight people, which was a bit excessive. The houses were very nice, with their own kitchenettes if you wanted to cook yourself. There was a Spar nearby, so easy to...

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sefapane2016, Int Marketing and Sales at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear karinsthlm749, Thank you very much for writing your feedback on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, that the houses were very nice and the safari drives were well organised. Thank you for feedback regarding the information on booking.com, we are sorry that the information was lacking there, we will have a look...

Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in olive house which is tastefully decoratedband more than comfortable. All modern conveniences are on hand. Housekeeping service are good and the staf is very helpful. Would love to visit again and stay longer. Ideally situated to visit Kruger Park.

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sefapane2016, Int Marketing and Sales at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear alettavanderveen, Thank you very much for your review on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and would recommend it to others. Thank you again for taking the time and providing us with your feedback. We hope to welcome you again at Sefapane Lodges and Safaris in the future. Kind regards, Sefapane Lodges...

Kolkata, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very close to the park , 1 km drive max. Had a blast with friends. Excellent food. Beautiful environment just like you would expect. Really quiet and perfect. Staff was welcoming and cooperative. Thanks for the nice experience.

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sefapane2016, Int Marketing and Sales at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear Santanu Mr D, Thank you for your feedback on tripadvisor. We are very happy to hear that you had an enjoyable experience, found our food excellent and our staff welcoming and cooperative. Thank you again for writing your review on tripadvisor and we hope to welcome you again at our Lodge in the near future. Kind regards, Sefapane Lodges...

Heemskerk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 December 2016

During our trip to Africa we stayed in the Sefapane Main en River Lodge. Both perfect resorst to stay. We made a river Safari and a full day Kruger Park safari. We saw the Big 5 andwe had on both safari's excellent guides in Donald and Justin. The Sefapane River lodge was unbelievable good and with excellent service.

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sefapane2016, Int Marketing and Sales at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear rderuiter, Thank you very much for your review on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with both at the Main and River Lodge. Thank you again for taking the time to put your review on tripadvisor and we hope to welcome you again at our lodge. Kind regards, Sefapane Lodges and Safaris

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Always a feast to be back at Sefapane and this time with a great crew of friends. We had a huge house on the lake at our disposal. After one night at Sefapane, we moved on to River Lodge for Game Drive and Sundowners. Spend a perfect afternoon on the deck overlooking the river followed by Sundowners in the Park....

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sefapane2016, Int Sales and Marketing at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear desireebrouwer, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your return stay at Sefapane Main Lodge and at our River Lodge. Thank you again for writing your feedback on tripadvisor and we hope to welcome you again at our lodge in the future. Kind regards,...

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We stayed 2 nights in Sefapane in a nice 2 person lodge. Diner and breakfast was very good and staff was very friendly. They were also helpful when we had some problems with our rental car. The full day game drive was very interesting and recommendable for people without game drive experience.

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sefapane2016, Int Sales and Marketing at Sefapane Lodge and Safaris, responded to this review

Dear Marc K, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our lodge, found diner and breakfast very good and our staff very friendly. Thank you again for your feedback and we hope to welcome you again at our lodge. Kind regards, Sefapane Lodges and...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This lodge does have very nice chalets and the breakfast is very good. The staff seem to be confused about their duties and except for one lady at reception were not very helpful. The breakfast that I have organised for my group turned out to be breakfast packs. which I did refuse as it was not what I have asked...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At only 1km from the Kruger Park, Sefapane is a green oasis with large indigenous trees and beautiful tropical gardens, offering thatched rondavels and luxurious self catering Safari houses, an excellent a la carte restaurant and swimming pool with sunken bar. Full day, evening, walking and river safari are organised by the lodge either in the Kruger Park or their Private Game Reserve in the Greater Kruger National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sefapane Lodge and Safaris

Address: Koper Road | Off R71, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Phalaborwa
Price Range: $119 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sefapane Lodge and Safaris 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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