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    Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

    Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District | Grahamstown, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve 6140, South Africa
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          We actually stayed here in March 2016 but never got round to writing a review. We stayed for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon and we loved our stay. The accommodation is absolutely beautiful and the food is amazing. All staff were wonderful so...More

          Thank Laylatravels987
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We stayed in this wonderful lodge hotel at the end of March 2017. The lodges are very well appointed and are great to stay in -right in the middle of the game reserve- with various animals close by (warthogs, who seem very friendly). The staff...More

          Thank andriesdevaal
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We spent 6 nights (highly recommended package deal) here in May 2017. We had the team of Conor and Rasi (Ranger/Tracker) who were fantastic and went our of their way to make sure we saw the BIG 5 and more. Conor took us fishing in-between...More

          Thank Robert B
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Robert B, Thank you so much for your very kind and generous feedback - the team will be so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us so much. It's great that you participated in so many activities, which certainly does add...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          The place was recommended by friends and we were so incredibly sad to leave after 3 nights... We'll sure be back! This is the ultimate safari experience, so natural, genuine, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic ranger and tracker (Ruan and Vusi), impecable service, location our of...More

          Thank Veronica M
          Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Veronica M, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your kind and thoughtful feedback - we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the 'real' Kwandwe experience! We will be sure to pass on your comments to Ruan, Vusi and...More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

          To start with, there is fantastic wildlife and tracking of the highest order but here are some other key characteristics of The Great Fish River Lodge and Kwandwe reserve; - This is a big (22 000 hectares) reserve of eastern cape land (green/shrubby/short trees, valleys...More

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          • US$ 1,157 - US$ 3,734 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          BriKow
          Is there a fitness centre or gym nearby like to get in a daily workout
          3 May 2017|
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          Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
          Hi BriKow, Thank you for your query. We do not have a gym on the reserve, however you would be able to participate in the following activities during your stay: - We offer walks with a ranger and tracker, and should you... More
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          Lynette W
          Hi We are staying at the end of March , what temperatures can we expect and how much rain
          29 January 2017|
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          Response from Elzette D | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, March should still be fairly warm. But always quite cool on game drives in the evenings. With the whole South Africa praying for rain, hopefully their will be some bit Kwandwe set up to handle all weather conditions!!
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          "If you want a bit of extra exercise stay in Room 1, but you have no view of the river."
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          "All rooms are great!!!!"
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          "Rooms 4-6 are closer to the lodge so may have a better view"
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          "Lodge 1is furthest away from the dining area and lounge about a three/four minute walk. Though I think more..."
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