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Reviewed 31 January 2017

We stood here for 2 nights. If we knew better, we would have staid 3-4 nights. The place: amazing, beautiful, awesome, etc. It is a rather small lodge (only 6 precious rooms) which we truly magnificent. The rooms are very beautiful. The meals: great breakfasts,...More

Thank Vaskovskyy
Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 1 February 2017

Dear Vaskovskyy, You are very kind! Your review is extremely flattering, thank you! It was great welcoming you to Needles Lodge, thank you for visiting us. We hope to see you back in the future. Warm regards, Denis, Gail, Colin and the team.

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Excellence is the word to describe this beautiful lodge. Accomodation are just fantastic, the common areas with the pool and deck where you can seat, relax and enjoying a glass of wine are perfect! The hosts Denis and Gail will just do everything they can...More

Thank visitodo
Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 1 February 2017

Dear Visittodo, Thank you for the very kind and flattering review. We are so happy you had a wonderful time at Needles. Pleasing people is our passion. And a big thanks for choosing us for your safari holiday, we look forward to welcoming you back....More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just came back after three nights at Needles Lodge (2 adults and a 10 year-old daughter). Great experience from the start. Denis, Gail, Colin and the staff are attentive and welcoming. Food is fantastic and meals at communal table are a great moment. Rooms very...More

Thank AntoineChevrier
Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 8 January 2017

Dear Antoine, We really enjoyed your visit with your lovely family. Thank you so much for choosing Needles Lodge for your safari holiday. And a "Grand Merci" for the very kind and flattering review. We look forward to you next visit. Warm regards, Denis, Gail,...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

What makes Needles Lodge unique is the excellent warm hospitality of the owners who are present during our stay and dinners. They welcome you (in French for me!) and make your stay unforgettable. We will go back for sure and recommend without moderation. CaroleMore

Thank Carole2901
Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 5 January 2017

Dear Carole, Merci beaucoup! Thank you for the very kind words and taking the time to do a review. And many thanks for choosing Needles for your safari holiday. we hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm regards, Denis, Gail, Colin and the...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel is created around a community atmosphere. The rooms are close together around a central area where guests relax and have dinner together. We loved getting to know other guests and the hosts during our stay. The rooms are clean and well appointed, although...More

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Response from DenisGoff, Owner at Needles LodgeResponded 3 January 2017

Dear Simone & Bennett, What an awesome review, thank you so much. And a zillion thanks for choosing Needles for your safari holiday. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Best regards, Denis, Gail, Colin and the team.

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"Book directly via their website. Only then you can book activities, such as Game Drive, straight away."
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