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    River House Lodge

    27 Vis Arend Street | Kruger National Park, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good18%
    • Average10%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The lodge has a very friendly environment, relaxing, tranquil and offers great views of the Kruger. If you are lucky you can spot some of the big 5 as well as numerous other game. The décor is classic Africana, the food is wonderful and the...More

    Thank julianvandernat
    Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded yesterday

    So wonderful, if u receive a review like this, from a guest !!!! I'm glad that u enjoyed all @ of River House, the staff would be so happy to see your review, and not the bad reviews from people that can't read and bring...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Room was comfortable but door to cloths cupboard was broken and could not be opened. Dinner was well prepared, but not for the hungry. Waitresses do not understand English and did not even know what a Cola tonic was (lack of training). Breakfast without BACON?????????...More

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    Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ...? so sorry u did not complain about the cupboard and we could do something about it, We are in Africa and not everyone ( staff) can understand all the international accents, I" m really sorry about your bad experience at River House ,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Service not up to standard. Waitresses not educated. Standard of rooms and linen shocking for a *****star lodge. Would like to know then last was the rating done and who did it. One night during our stay we were 5 min late for supper and...More

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    Thank renel86
    Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Mr. Lewis, thanks for your positive review, As advertise River House have NO STARS "STARS", that you see all over is from guests , not by the grading council. Our staff is working 20 years at River House and know how to work with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have travelled extensively and have yet to find another place in the world that charges a 10% "tip" on top of everything even accommodation! Wine that costs R47.00 at the local Spar (Porcupine ridge) is marked up nearly 700% (tip included) as are all...More

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    Thank 579egm
    Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Edward, You tried the same review on Booking.com !!! and my respond is still the same !! We are saddened to hear that your experience of River House Lodge was below average. As per our Booking Terms and Conditions, a 10% Service Charge is...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    While the food was good at River House I felt I was staying in someone's house. The owners were friendly but I didn't feel at ease. The room was not private and was very small. The bedding could have done with an upgrade! Pillows were...More

    Thank 285penny
    Response from Johan141158, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    So sorry ...... Yes u did booked 2 rooms and stay in my house, (Room No: 9) in a one of the 12 private rooms , each with balcony and en-suite, it would be nice to have breakfast on our deck, because a better view...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 125 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Malelane
    • Also Known As
    • River House Lodge Mpumalanga/Malelane
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    robrt
    17 September 2017|
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    Response from Johan D | Property representative |
    Dear Robrt, Thanks for your mail , 1) a full day safari, entrance fee and breakfast pack included , from 5H30 - 17H00 in afternoon @ ZAR 1500.00 per person per day. 2) Morning drive from 5H30 - 13H00 , entrance fee and... More
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    jendrake
    24 June 2016|
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    Response from Johan141158 | Property representative |
    So Sorry Jen , only received all your questions now, We only do bed and breakfast, and use local restaurant close to lodge , but better to hire a car, Thanks Johan
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    Harvey B
    6 July 2015|
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    Response from Johan141158 | Property representative |
    Dear Harvey, all precises are per room B&B. Hope to hear from u. Daffue ( Johan) Daf
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