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    River House Lodge

    27 Vis Arend Street | Kruger National Park, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good19%
          • Average7%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “the river” (32 reviews)
          “great vibe” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Airport Transportation
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          1 - 5 of 92 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Best part of Riverside is the platform to view the game coming down to the river, including an apparently punctual small herd of elephants and hippos who like to get up and walk. Otherwise, plenty of places to lounge inside. Nice dinner and cozy bar.

          Thank KIMYEW C
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Very good place to stay, love the slightly ''museum'' atmosphere about the place. Only one night so no comment on Melalane itself. Just content to stay in the hotel and have a drink overlooking the river.More

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          Response from Johan D, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          So glad that u like the " museum" feeling and drinks on the deck, that's what we want, people that can enjoy , the antiques and the feeling of our "old fashioned" guest house / lodge, and traditional food ,hope to see u soon for...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Had a great time at river house. I was pleasantly surprised at all the wildlife I got to see with my coffee each morning. The owner and staff made me feel welcome from the start. The decorations throughout the house gave it a personal touch....More

          Thank Leon V
          Response from Johan D, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          It is just a pleasure to have guest like u , that can sit and enjoy our "old fashioned" hospitality on our deck and see all in front of u !! that u loved the traditional "braai" for dinner , hope to see u soon...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Thank you for a wonderful stay at this authentic South African lodge. Had the best time. I was amazed at all the memrobelia throughout the house, friendly staff and the amazing location. Delicious traditional South African food. Every night was something different and new. Will...More

          Thank Binxels
          Response from Johan D, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          So glad that we ( staff & myself) could offer u what we advertise all over the world, !. Not always "5 STAR" , but we always willing to listen and learn from our guest, compliments to our chef Maruis, for the real traditional food....More

          Reviewed 20 May 2017

          Simply stunning property in the most perfect location. Elephants and hippos were constantly visiting the water just metres from the Property. Johan is the perfect host, a true gentleman who went out of his way to ensure an excellent stay. What more could you want...More

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          Response from Johan D, Owner at River House LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          How nice of u !! , thanks for the compliment !! and for the most wonderful review, it make my staff and myself so happy to hear that our guest enjoy every moment at River House Lodge - Kruger National Park - Malelane - South...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 145 - US$ 182 (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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          Hotel & Grounds (142)
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          jendrake
          Does this lodge have a restaurant / bar? We will not have a car and wondering if food and beverage available on site.
          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
          is this price per person and how many days
          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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          "Luxury prices and accommodation 2-3 star"
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          "all the rooms have a river view but the higher the better."
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          "Views are exceptional"
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          "The rooms on the second or third floor will have a better view out over the river towards Kruger"
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