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We had to leave our car at a parking and someone picked us up to brought us to the lodge. It was a long drive . It's different then all the other lodges we visited before. It's more for younger people who don't mind that...More
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 17 January 2016
Thank you for your feedback.
We do pride ourselves in the uniqueness of our lodge and the quirky outdoor bathrooms.
We are glad you enjoyed your stay overall.
kosi forest lodge lies in a paradise like area - unfortunately all activities take about an hours drive to get there. the canoe trip was fantastic. make sure you get to snorkel at low tide at kosi mouth, as we were delivered at high tide...More
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Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 13 January 2016
Thank you for your comments, we take all feedback very seriously and will use it to improve our service in the future.
Hosting more reports of camping but is by no means a luxury hotel
The place could be charming but misinformation spoils the stay
The pool is dirty and noisy, the generator being nearby
The food is just rightMore
Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 8 December 2015
We are sorry to hear you felt like you were mislead with regard to the lodge.
We are working on the noise of the generator as we are now able to rely more on solar heating and less on using the generator.
With regard to...More
It was perfect from the beginning
My wife and I are from Germany but we are living since some years in SA we booked for April but we must postpone our trip
Ok, extra costs but only due to the season
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Response from DWilson1205, Marketing Assistant at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 5 November 2015
We are so pleased that you managed to have such a wonderful stay.
We are glad you enjoyed the accommodation and all the meals as well as the tours we have on offer. Our staff always go out of there way to offer our guests...More
Our 3rd stop of 6 in Zululand/Maputaland region. Maybe our expectations were too high, but we found this lodge a bit underwhelming. It has definitely seen better days - the vehicles are not in great shape, we could not sit around the camp fire because...More
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Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Kosi Forest LodgeResponded 27 October 2015
Thank you for your comments on your recent stay at Kosi Forest Lodge.
Please do accept my apologies for the number of disappointments you experienced. It is very disappointing to us as well that you did leave with this experience of the lodge....More
Response from IsibindiAfrica | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the... More
Thank you for contacting us. Yes we certainly do cater for Turtle Watching Tours. This is also the right time of the year at the moment. We have also just started seeing our first hatchlings as well along the coast.
Please can you contact us directly in order for us to better assist you with planning a trip and choosing the right time of the year for your turtle watching. You may get our details off our website.