We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Didingwe River Lodge

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Steelpoort
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 6: English reviews
Start your review of Didingwe River Lodge
 Click to rate
Tzaneen, South Africa
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The place is in the mountains. The place is very relaxing. There is game that walks around the lodge. The rooms are big and comfortable. There is parking at your room for your vehicle. The restaurant is beautiful and with a nice view overlooking the river below. Nice veranda with a swimming pool next to the river. They have a...

Thank Chrisvanstaden
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Proximity for business is great, but thats it. Rooms without aircon and no working fan, not properly cleaned. Food is very good, but need attention to old filthy tablewear. Very expensive Wifi and expensive accommodation. Better management could turn this place in a gold mine.

Thank Johan B
Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Lots of work and planning went into this place and the restaurant and bar/big-screen area is just great! Add a beautiful view over the river and a rock pool below and you have a winner! We only stayed in one of the lower-cost chalets which - albeit no 5-star facility - had all the necessary facilities for a nice stay....

3Thank TobieSchalkwyk
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

A one night stay over via a Groupon we bought turned into a very pleasant visit. Very friendly owners make you feel welcome immediately. Nestled in a valley along the chrome and platinum belt on the Limpopo/Mpumalanga border, this lodge is very peaceful with a lot of birdlife and the ability to take walks amongst the wild animals on the...

1Thank Philip E
Port Pirie, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Apart from its proximity to several mines and therefore its convenience for business travellers to those sites, this resort has very little to commend it. The area is pretty with the lodge nestled in a valley of small mountains through which a river meanders. Waking up to a sunrise in the bush with the accompanying symphony of bird calls is...

1Thank Ratfink
Cape Town
Reviewed 10 December 2014

A nice place to stay at when working at Xstrata/Glencore. Not so sure if it is a good place to stay at for a breakaway as it is busy during the week with people from the mines. The food is buffet style and avarage, the accommodation is also avarage often called rustic. As I said, good for work stay over.

2Thank ML V

14 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (14)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Dining (1)
Other (8)


Additional Information about Didingwe River Lodge

Address: Steelpoort 1133, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Steelpoort
Number of rooms: 21
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Didingwe River Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All are nice”
Chrisvanstaden, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rather pay a little more for the bungalows than community chalets unless you're just sleeping over.”
TobieSchalkwyk, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Best room is in a neighbouring hotel.”
Ratfink, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room close to reception if you are a lady traveling on your own. It feels safer.”
MLV_12, 9 Dec 2014 | Read review
4 of 4