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    Serondella Game Lodge

    | Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    “watering hole” (36 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 285 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We stayed at Serondella for three nights on our honeymoon. We stayed in the family guest lodge which was spacious and beautifully decorated with a lovely spa bathroom. The lodge had a total of six guests for our stay and we really feel that the...More

    Thank emily225231
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Serondella Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Hi there emily225231, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review for Serondella Lodge! I love it when guests choose a safari as their honeymoon - it's such a special time and to be able to spend it so close to nature...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent place, staff and environment. Food was great, Chewy, Monica, Moses and Conright are lovely people and went out of their way to make it an enjoyable stay for our honeymoon. Animals were fantastic and saw everything we could have wished for. Highly recommend and...More

    Thank Stuart B
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Serondella Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Stuart B, thank-you for leaving this review for Serondella Lodge. How wonderful that you chose to spend your honeymoon on safari, I'm so happy that we met expectations and could be part of this special time. Hope to see you back again at some...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Apart from main ranger being a forest fan he was superb!!!!! Chewie, Monica & Conright so welcoming informative & great fun. Miss them already ... food lodge animals we saw out of this world so grateful for the experience. Appreciate the staff who worked so...More

    Thank Jerry B
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Serondella Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Jerry B, thank-you for taking the time to leave a review, we really appreciate it! I'm thrilled that you had a wonderful time and that you'll hopefully be bringing your kids back with you next year. Looking forward to having you back. Take care.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We've just had a perfect three night stay at Serondella Lodge. A wonderful combination of excitement - the game drives where we saw an amazing array of animals up close - and being spoilt rotten back at the lodge where Monica and her team waited...More

    1  Thank TimTamsinKelly
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Serondella Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello TimTamsinKelly, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Serondella Lodge! I'm thrilled that you got to see so much on your first safari. Hope to see you back again at some point in the future. Take care.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The whole experience was extremely pleasurable. The Serondella Team were welcoming, caring and obliging, always willing to go the extra mile to ensure all guests were happy. They exceeded our expectation with additional touches and surprises. Our room was large, excellently appointed, very clean and...More

    Thank Tracy G
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Serondella Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there Tracy G, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review! Take care

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    • US$ 685 - US$ 864 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    Veer S
    10 September 2017|
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    Response from Candice W | Property representative |
    Hi there Veer S, you can send them a message from the Thornybush Collection Facebook page @ThornybushGameLodge.official
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    Jean L
    30 March 2017|
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    Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
    The game viewing is particularly great in the Thornybush Reserve but we can't guarantee what you'll see within two days. Please bear in mind that two nights only give you one full day in the bush if you consider your check... More
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    Bigkam09
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
    All our Lodges are able to accommodate most dietary needs, please advise the reservation consultant of your dietary requirements when make the reservation.
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