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Sani Valley Nature Lodges

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lakeside lodge”(20 reviews)
“fly fishing”(15 reviews)
“self catering”(20 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Spa
Wheelchair Access
4 Star Hotel
Sani Valley Lodge is a private nature lodge, situated in the World Heritage site of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg, at the foot of the well known Sani Pass. A unique blend of luxury, nature and activities. Sani Valley Lodge offers five styles of luxury private nature lodges with the choice...
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Sani Pass | Sani Pass Road, Himeville 3256, South Africa
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All reviewslakeside lodgefly fishingself cateringoverlooking the lakehorse ridinganimal farmtrout fishingprivate jacuzzithe kitchenbeautiful surroundingsmain bedroomsurrounded by mountainsyour doorstepmeals preparedeveryday lifefamily holidayour honeymoon
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Reviewed yesterday

Unbelievable views, loved the horses roaming the grounds as well as the Zebra, Eland, Blesbok! Just stunning!!! Staff were super friendly and very efficient! Loved the clubhouse as well as the boating area...

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

First impressions as you drive into the property are that you are really getting away from everything. The dam is beautiful and the chalets are positioned very well to maximize privacy and views of the dam and surrounding mountainside. The relatively few units make for...More

Thank Megen N
Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Nature LodgesResponded 22 February 2018

Dear Megen Wow what do I need to say except thank you. Regards Gareth

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most unforgettable Honeymoon there.Our favourite part was waking up and experiencing the most breathtaking sunrises imaginable. We stayed in one of the Lakeside cottages which was equipped with everything one would need for a comfortable visit. The surreal tranquility ans serenity is...More

Thank nardusvdyk
Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Nature LodgesResponded 4 days ago

Wow guys what a pleasure it was having you, all the best for your future together. Regards Gareth

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful scenery and good general service at Reception and the Lodge. Service at the Boat House is not as good and could do with some staff training. The lodge is also in need of some general maintenance as is the jetty between Bushman and Rainbow...More

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Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Nature LodgesResponded 4 days ago

Hi Thank you for the review and the constructive criticism on the service at our boathouse, I think that a bit of extra training is possibly a good idea so thank you for that. I will also be attending to the few broken planks on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was great - The inside of the chalet was clean and well maintained. Outside needed some serious maintenance (Lakeside villas). Our cleaning staff (Nozipo) was accommodating and very helpful - definitely an asset to your business.More

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Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Nature LodgesResponded 4 days ago

Dear gretag537 Thank you for the review, I will be sure to tell the lodge cleaner, I agree my saff are an asset to our business. Maintenance in this harsh climate is ongoing and we do take comments such as that seriously, after our high...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$84 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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sunshineinherheart
28 May 2017|
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Response from Gareth M | Property representative |
Hi There I do have Wi-Fi at my Lakeside units and at my boathouse/breakfast area and obviously at my reception. We have Vodacom and Cell C coverage normally (I have boosters at the boathouse and reception) but MTN is... More
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Tshegisi
26 May 2017|
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Response from Gareth M | Property representative |
Hi Tshegisi I thought this question had been answered sorry :( We normally get snow between May and September, if you time it with a cold front you should be lucky. The main 4x4 route would be up the Sani Pass and yes a... More
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