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pretoria
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We could not ask for a better start to our honeymoon and our married life together. From the great food to the awesome quad game drive with a picnic, all was wonderful. As food lovers, animal lovers and people lovers we enjoyed all of what you had to offer. Love love love.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We book one night + one game safari 4*4. 1) the lodge Nothing really amazing. A big building offering a small view on the garden. The accommodation is not exciting neither, pretty basic for the price (1990 rand - 117€). Honestly it is the worse quality/price accommodation we experienced during our staying. We had a barbecue for 500 rand (30€)...

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Thank Romain L
Faro, Portugal
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We had booked for two nights with a 50% deposit. We were shown to a building with rooms in a block of six, four downstairs, two upstairs. Our so-called "villa" comprised one of these rooms, a partitioned seating area a bedroom area and a shower room. The kitchenette was in the bedroom area so earplugs needed to drown out the...

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Thank NickandMaretha
Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

The 3 days at nyaru were great. Quad safari and sundowner pick nick as a combination was unforgettable. Thanks to the team for their friendliness we recommend this place highly. Not far from botlierskop big 5 safari. Onsite 2 warthogs and a dog we're great as well as the young giraffe which was eating just opposite a little pond sometimes...

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Thank Pat B
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 24 February 2016

A truly exceptional place. The rooms are basic, but very typical african style. The real kick in this place are the animals. The wart hogs sleeping every night on the sofa in reception are a very unique thing as well as the meerkat in the breakfast room with a view to a giraffe. I highly recommend to do a guided...

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Friendly warthogs that wanted to share our chalet and a gorgeous meerkat that the kids fell in love with made this an unforgettable experience. The setting was perfect and the accommodation very comfortable despite the wild theme and authentic feeling decor. Quad-bike safari was a real treat with Malcolm a friendly and passionate guide. Unfortunately they lost the rhino recently,...

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Thank Nick C
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Well where do i start, for a start the price was extremely good for a reserve. The welcome my family and i received was great ..... we were in the Nightjar Villa, very private, very spacious and very well set out (self catering) ..... i had a small issue with cutlery (small variety but a call to the reception and...

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Thank Carl Dane L
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Stayed here for one night in February at had a great time at this well-appointed game lodge. The chalets are small but quaint, with a braai on the patio out the front, which is lovely to light up with a few drinks and watch the stars in these peaceful surrounds. We also did the quad biking for two hours with...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights in January. This is not a 5 star game reserve with the big 5, but it's a magical place to stay with a meerkat, 2 warthogs and a 3-year old giraffe who are very friendly! Also the quad bike safari is wonderful. Also, Zane, who manages the place, does a great...

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Thank Brian H
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Great experience! Will recommend them to all. The staff are like old friends and our guide was so knowledgable. We were treated to a mini picnic halfway through our quad bike trip. Cutest thing ever the Meetkat and the two warthogs sleeping on the sofa. We didn't sleep over but will stay here on our next visit

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Just 30 minutes from George Airport, travellers will delight in a safari experience set right in the heart of the Garden Route. The perfect accommodation for guests travelling through Mossel Bay, Nyaru Game Lodge offers warm hospitality and a sumptuous sleep in a selection of picturesque thatch-roof chalets set around the main lodge. Relax and regenerate in a single bedroom chalet or family chalet. The ideal romantic hideaway for couples, the one-bedroom chalet is equipped with a queen-size double bed, a single bed and an en-suite bathroom. Catering to families of four, the double-story Family Chalet boasts a main bedroom equipped with a queen size bed, single bed and en-suite bathroom while the upper level houses a second bedroom with two single beds. While guests are treated to a delicious breakfast in the morning, Nyaru's stunning African restaurant will delight tummies looking for delicious, traditional South African dinners. Serving mouth-watering fare as well as a great selection of wines, toast your toes in front of the roaring fire and fill your belly with Nyaru's delicious dishes.Guests seeking adventure will get their kicks with Nyaru Game Lodge's array of fun, family-friendly activities. Offering exciting 4x4 safaris as well as horseback tours and quad bike safaris, guests will be escorted by a Nyaru ranger and taken around the bushveld where 17 different species of game and wildlife roam free. Boasting giraffe, zebra, impala and more, safari-seeking guests will delight in Nyaru Game Lodge's special wildlife tours. Last but not least, those looking for a tres romantic evening can enquire with Nyaru about sun- downer picnics. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nyaru Private Game Lodge

Address: R 328 | Brandwag, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: ₹ 7,331 - ₹ 21,655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Nyaru Private Game Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“No view from the chalets, the breakfast area offers a nice view of the bush, unfortunately no access to ATM had to drive to town.”
 of 5 bubbles michelle932016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“little rooms are great.”
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“villa's good but all accommodation are good”
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“Our lodge was near to the main building, but I think they all are.”
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