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Reviewed 9 September 2022

I had a wonderful experience at Abelana Game Reserve. Every staff member was delightful and eager to help! Great place for honeymoon as they make it very special and romantic!

Thank you! Will recommend 100%

Date of stay: September 2022
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Bryan West, Sales at Abelana River Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2022

Dear Bronwyn - many thanks for your lovely review, hope to see you back soon many plan a trip for a second honeymoon next year, Kind regards, Bryan

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Reviewed 29 August 2022

Abalana made my daughter's dream of a perfect bush wedding come true!! The entire experience with Natalie in charge went beyond our expectations..
Amazing setting, Fabulous food and very good service.
Thank you Abalana Team

Room tip: All rooms have beautiful river view
Date of stay: July 2022
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Bryan West, Sales at Abelana River Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2022

Many thanks for your wonderful comments - look forward to having you back soon...
Kind regards,
Bryan

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Reviewed 23 August 2022

We stayed with friends 2 nights at Ablena River Lodge and felt truly welcome and cared for. Our Guide, Duncan, was a star and taught us to so much on the drives and walks in the bush - birds, trees, animals, spoor, ways of the bush.... And the lodge staff are so kind and made our stay very special.

Room tip: The chalet was beautiful and private looking over the river. Plan your stay to spend plenty of time enjoying it.
Date of stay: August 2022
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Bryan West, Sales at Abelana River Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2022

Many thanks for your kind words - we will make sure that the staff in particular Duncan get your feedback, Kind regards Bryan

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Reviewed 8 August 2022 via mobile

This stay has been by far the best we have experienced in and outside South Africa. Everything was taken care of, drinks upon arrival, game drives whenever and how you want, walk/night/day, all was possible. Location and cabins on the river shore were amazing.

Room tip: Check in as early as possible, you will need the time
Date of stay: August 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Bryan West, Sales at Abelana River Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2022

Dear Marco,
Many thanks for your kind words and compliments - we will share this information with the team on the ground and let them know of your feedback - hope to see you back soon safe travels,
Kind regards
Bryan
Sales Manager

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Reviewed 6 August 2022 via mobile

We arrived at 3pm and check in was easy, efficient and very warm indeed. The setting is breathtaking with super deluxe furnishings. All meals were incredibly delicious including a special dinner under the tree.

Bird watching is just too lovely with great support by our game ranger, Duncan.

Date of stay: August 2022
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Bryan West, Sales at Abelana River Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2022

Many thanks for your feedback and great review - we will certainly let Duncan have your comments. Thank you for taking the time to place this review and hope to see you back soon.
Kind regards,
Bryan

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