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    Needles Lodge

    340 Bushpig Avenue, Marloth Park 1320, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent94%
          • Very good5%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “bush babies” (55 reviews)
          “other guests” (34 reviews)
          “game drives” (28 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Wheelchair Access
          Laundry Service
          Shuttle Bus Service
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We opted for Needles wanting accomodation on the south side of Kruger Park (the lodge is roughly 30m from Croc bridge gate). My wife was sceptical as she would have liked to stay inside Kruger and arriving at Needles (end of May 17) did not...More

          Thank Michalinho13
          Response from DenisGoff, Manager at Needles LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear Micha and An, Wow thank you for your wonderful and kind words in your review. Also a big thank you for your understanding of the construction and we are glad to hear you enjoyed the wine. We really enjoyed hosting you at Needles and...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The only issue we had with Needles, is after our visit every other place we stayed just left us missing Needles more. The staff at Needles make staying with them part of the SA experience, rather than just another place to spend the night. After...More

          Thank Shannon C
          Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Shannon & Chris, WOW, what an awesome review! You flatter us too much, thank you, we really appreciate it. It was our pleasure to have you as our guests and it makes our day that you had such a wonderful time. i will be...More

          Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

          After 6 days at this hotel, you end up loving this place and the people, it feels like you are in a friend's house. The service is so great and they take care of every single detail and the partnership that they have with the...More

          Thank Carlos M
          Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 21 May 2017

          Dear Carlos, What an amazing review, thank you so much! It makes us very happy when guests have a fun time and enjoy the African bush. Thank you for choosing us! We look forward to your next visit. Best regards, Denis, Gail, Colin and the...More

          Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

          We stayed for 6 days and the whole experience was so good. The service of every member in the staff was great , the food was different every day and delicious. The logistic of the activities is perfect and the partner for the Safaris was...More

          Thank Nancy Yaneth G
          Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 21 May 2017

          Dear Nancy, What a lovely review! Thank you so much, we really appreciate your kind words. And a zillion thanks for choosing Needles for your Safari break. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm regards, Denis, Gail, Colin and the team.

          Reviewed 10 May 2017

          Needles Lodge is an incredible place to stay and in a great location. The hosts are wonderful--I wish they could be my neighbors. Clean, comfy rooms. Amazing gourmet meals. Animals, such as zebra and kudu, wander into the yard and hang around the lodge. The...More

          Thank Sarah J
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 150 - US$ 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Mpumalanga >
          • Marloth Park
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