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Arathusa Safari Lodge

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Arathusa had everything I was imagining when we arrived. Every staff member was very friendly and offering to make our stay more enjoyable every day. Our game ranger, Rein, was top knotch and went out of his way to make sure every person on the safari got to see what they wanted on each game drive. You could tell that...

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1Thank Ryan K
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We really enjoyed our visit to Arathusa for 3 nights. The game drives were the highlight of our visit. Right up there were the dinners in different locations on each of our 3 nights, boma dinner, dinner in the bush and dinner on the deck by the lake. This was the only lodge of the 3 we visited that had...

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2Thank flyer767
Danville, Kentucky
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We had an awesome time at Arathusa. Our lodge was comfortable and roomy, the food was superb and plentiful, and the game drives were beyond believable! The lodge sits on a pond with a resident herd of hippo and daily visitors including giraffe, impala, water monitor, baboon, and water buck among others. The guides and trackers work hard to provide...

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1Thank Ginneil
Kamuela HI
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Wonderful safari experience, accommodations, food and game drives are outstanding. The staff are friendly, knowledgable and extremely focused on your having a wonderful time. This experience was far beyond my expectations and we saw all the big five in one day! Simply amazing and can't wait to return.

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1Thank SMJaloha
south africa
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This was our second visit to Arathusa and it was as amazing as the first trip there. The lodge is beautifully done out and the rooms are very comfortable with everything you could want. Food was superb with a great variety which cater for everyone. The staff are incredible and cannot do enough for you. From Maralise in Reception to...

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1Thank cherylpincus
Ephrata, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Our experience here was the best of any vacation we have had, anywhere in the world. Chef prepared outstanding meals, our cabin was first rate, and our game drives, which of course are the main event, were action-packed, educational, and totally exceptional. Roy and Chris are the very best. Consider yourself lucky if you can score a ride in their...

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1Thank Grace P
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2014

We visited Arathusa at the start of June 2014 for 4 nights. It’s an excellent place to stay with large, comfortable and clean rooms. The setting next to the lake/waterhole is absolutely perfect, many animals come to drink, a herd of hippos also live in the lake and they are fun to watch and listen to. The food was amazing...

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3Thank Lisa M
Indiana
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Where do I start? The excellent rooms? The delicious food? The excellent game drives and ranger/trackers? The chefs? The massages? Front desk staff? I’ll start from the beginning. My husband and I chose to fly to Nelspruit (from Cape Town) instead of into Hoedspruit based on the flight schedule for the day we wanted to travel. We then chose to...

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13Thank Bridkoe2
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2014

The accommodation at this lodge was amazing! The game drives out of this world!! Thanks to our ranger Roy and tracker Chris we managed to see the big 5 three drives in a row! The drives were also extremely informative. Lots of fun was had by everyone. I would go back at the drop of a hat if I could....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We stayed at Arathusa for 3 nights and it was our first ever safari experience - we loved it! Staff are friendly, our ranger & spotter Roy & Chris ( "rock & Roy") were fantastic. They promised us the big5 during our stay and they delivered in the first 2 days!! They fed us constantly, and the food was fantastic,...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Arathusa Safari Lodge

Address: Kruger National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel Class:4 star — Arathusa Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Arathusa Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel Arathusa Safari
Arathusa Safari Lodge Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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