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Ficksburg, Free State, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our chalet was very private in the bush. We were pleasantly received and directed to our chalet. We had a enjoyable swim in a three section pool. The view from the look out platform of the lake and bush was nice. Dinner was enjoyable.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kosi Bay Lodge with its friendly owners Neels and Karin was the ideal setting from where to embark on our quest to see the Leatherback and Loggerhead Turtles lay their eggs. The units are rustic and spacious with private pools if you don't feel like swimming in the 3 pools situated at the main building. The Sun Deck has a...

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Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kosi Bay Lodge was a great space for our family of five to stay. We liked that there was a restaurant on site if we didn't want to cook but our chalet was also equipped for us to cook if we wanted to. The view from the upstairs bar area was great. If you want to go on a boat...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Kosi Bay Lodge over Christmas and New Years 2016 and we had the most amazing time. Our units were very well equip with everything you need and we spent many hours around our private boma on the deck. The lodge itself is very well run and the service is great and personal. Neels and Karin make sure...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were kind of stuck for somewhere to eat. This was the only optional and we were the only customers. Oh well, dive in. Food was not bad, but very slowly delivered. Servers were very friendly, all 4 of them that randomly appeared. The lodge has an attractive setting, but is not near anything. Tours sprout from here, so its...

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you like nature, this is IN nature. With a lovely splash pool cooling you of from the high humid air on a wooden deck outside, under a huge tree with a cool refresher in your hand, absolute perfect. Little geckos at nights on the outside of the windows catching the light seeking insects is nice to see. Brilliant! but...

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Illovo
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in one of the new chalets with a cabin per couple and our private splash pool. The accommodation was lovely and the self catering kitchen was well equipped. The lodge struggled with power and so we had a few sleepless nights in the heat and humidity. Some of our food went off because the fridge didn't get cold...

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karin j, General Manager at Kosi Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Candice for the revue. Just to clarify that it was Eskom that had a problem. All lodges was without power just like us. Hope next time it will be sorted as it comes from Mozambique. Karin

Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This will be our third visit to Kosi Bay Lodge. We have a boat so it's so convenient to be able to moor it at the lodge. We stayed in Unit 13 this time and it was amazing in terms of layout, outside kitchen, boma area etc. staff are very friendly. Units are services daily. Service in the restaurant was...

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JOHANNESBURG
Reviewed 4 January 2017

we stayed at the lodge for one night on our way to Ponta - the swimming pool was just what was needed after that drive from JHB. reception was friendly and welcoming. the chalet was clean. no airconditioning, only fans - a bit inadequate in daytime temperature of around the 40° C mark. service in the restaurant for dinner was...

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karin j, General Manager at Kosi Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Diane Thanks for the review. The trips work out less when you are more than two. A six hours trip on the lakes and boat and a drop off at the beach with a skipper/guide with you at R500 pp when you are only two is not costly. The petrol for the day is R600 then the guide plus...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Chalets situated among indigenous trees with boardwalks to each lodge which is very are very private. There are a variety of chalets and lodges available and some of them are super luxurious with own pools and large decks (with inter leading smaller but separate chalets) if you have a larger family. Superb setting for peace and quiet or for exploring...

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Additional Information about Kosi Bay Lodge

Address: Kwangwanase, Kosi Bay, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Kosi Bay
Price Range: ₹ 2,483 - ₹ 12,480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“All rooms are very privately situated”
 of 5 bubbles 9090902014, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Private splash pool units are amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A cabin with a pool is a must in summer”
 of 5 bubbles DrDaubie, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Unit 13 was amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 534gildas, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Outside bath and shower as well as inside. I had an owl hooting at me!”
 of 5 bubbles JessW65, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
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