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Oliver's Restaurant & Lodge

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This was our fourth visit to our favorite restaurant....and we did so with some trepidation...could it be outstanding yet again...four times in a row? The law of averages would suggest not. But it was....oh and how it was. Greeted at door and taken to the...More

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Response from Tanja R, other at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are thrilled that you have enjoyed your return visit to our Restaurant! We are working on our next menu and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed 18 January 2018

This place is a not so hidden gem! The grounds are beautiful, the Hosts are super friendly, the food is fantastic! Our room was well appointed, large and in immaculate condition! The only sad thing about this place was that we could only spend one...More

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Response from Tanja R, other at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for your positive review and kind words. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time at Oliver's and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed 17 January 2018

The tranquil and beautiful rural setting along with a relaxed but comfortable environment and excellent service makes this guest house one of our favorite guest houses. To be highly recommended to anyone wishing to visit the lowveld.

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Response from Tanja R, other at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for your positive review! We hope to welcome you back again sometime in the future. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

Reviewed 12 January 2018

We went to Olivers for New Years Eve - we go every year - but it just gets better and better. The menu was faultless and everything so beautifully served and really delicious. The staff are friendly and go the extra mile to make one's...More

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Response from Tanja R, Owner at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 13 January 2018

Dear Beryl & Keith, Thank you so much for your kind review and words! :) Always so wonderful to welcome you back every year and to be able to boogie into the new year with you. Here's to many more to come! Wishing you both...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stayed at Oliver’s for an overnight stop and I so much wished we had a lot more time to spend there! Everything was beautiful – from the setting and surroundings to the very warm welcome. The room was spacious, clean and nice, the pool...More

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Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you so much for the positive review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time at Oliver's. We hope to welcome you back again for a longer stay. Kind Regards Dene Pohl on...More

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US$ 224 - US$ 458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 224 - US$ 458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Philippe L
15 August 2016|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we look forward to welcome you again some time! Kind Regards Tanja Ruf - Owner/Manager
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Monique P
25 April 2016|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Hi, Tanja & Oliver Ruf started Oliver's in December 2001. However, Oliver left the business in 2011 due to personal reasons and Tanja took over the business and now runs it on her own.
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JackieB_402011
28 July 2014|
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Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
Dear Jackie, We thank you for your enquiry and gladly confirm that we do have safes in our rooms, which work with a simple 4 digit code of your choice. We are also a mere 20km from the airport, so it should take you... More
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