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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

only spent one evening at the lodge. Found friendly staff, good food and very clean and comfortable accommodation. Bar service and selection was good. All round very enjoyable and good value for money.

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had a great 3-day safari stay at the Thornhill Safari Lodge! Great service, good food and clean rooms. The organized activities were wonderful: private game drive and Kruger-safari! The guides and drivers that this lodge works with are really great! Great place to stay!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a really wonderful stay at this lodge! Great people, great food, clean rooms and wonderfull activities (private game drive and Kruger-safari are amazing). Great guides and drivers that they work with! Definitely one to recommend!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks, Leanne and team, for above and beyond service in arranging safaris, and a very special birthday dinner for one of our group. Nothing was too much trouble, and I learned so much about the SA natural environment from your very knowledgeable staff. Truly professional.

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Thornhill for 2 nights and we had incredible days! Very friendly people (CJ) and dog ;-) ( April). Breakfast, lunch and dinner was very good. At the gamedrive we even saw the big 5. We enjoyed our stay very much and we definately advice this place to everybody :-)

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I spent a few days at this lodge in September 2015. I didn't have much to compare this place to as this was the first time I've been to a safari camp. However, I found this lodge was comfortable and so exciting. It had animals walking through camp at all hours of the day! The hosts Charmaine,...

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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing time at Thornhill. But of a trek out there from Joburg but worth the adventure. Free roaming house guests including giraffe, zebra and Doris & Lady Gaga (the ostriches) that make for nice company. The people were amazing and very friendly. The room was beautiful, food was AMAZING! We were well looked after. Thank you for the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We recently spent a weekend at this lovely lodging. It was incredible. Our friends got married there, Thornhill planned the whole thing and thought of all the details. We spent 3 nights there, and went on 2 game drives. We saw the big 5 in one day - their guides were very knowledgeable! The staff at the lodge was professional...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

From the moment we stepped off the plane until we were dropped off back at the airport the staff treated us like long time friends! Leanne, Charmaine, CJ, Brenden, Michelle, DuDu, Nellie and so many more really know how to make you feel welcome in their home. Thanks to my new friends! Oh and did I mention in 1 and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I highly recommend this lodge.I was greeted on my arrival by three zebras and a cool glass of fresh juice. The rooms were comfortable, staff lovely and service great. Lunches and dinners were African 'gourmet' style shared with other travellers in an open air setting or around the fire at night. Especially enjoyed sharing experiences with other women travelling by...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornhill Safari Lodge offers an affordable getaway with comfortable rooms and excellent facilities in 13 authentic thatch-roof chalets. Located within the Greater Kruger Park ecosystem - South Africa, a mere 40km from Kruger Park's Orpen gate.We cater for group bookings, individual guests on self drives, fly in safari's and honeymoon couples. Come and enjoy a "Kruger to Canyon" experience which is "More than just a Safari". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornhill Safari Lodge

Address: Portion 144 of the Farm Guernsey 81 KU, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
Price Range: ₹ 9,843 - ₹ 14,188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thornhill Safari Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Rooms near the lodge are more spacious and have wifi”
 of 5 bubbles mzoryan, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room is amazing”
 of 5 bubbles AJKPerth, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are two chalets across from the water hole. Giraffes, zebras, ostrich, and other animals were frequent guests only 30 feet away.”
 of 5 bubbles tanyiak, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Great African Experiance”
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“All good but rooms 10 o 14 looked bigger and better appointed”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyandHeather, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
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