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    Kariega Game Reserve - River Lodge

    R 343 | Between Alexandria and Kenton-on-Sea, Near rural route R72, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
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    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    Kariega River Lodge enjoys a beautiful position on the river. We received a warm welcome on arrival and in spite of arriving at around 2.30 pm were immediately offered lunch. At 4pm we were experiencing our first game drive with Dosani and for the next...More

    Thank Rachel M
    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    Game drives: They start early (mornings) but it's worth spending the morning out there in the park. Of course it's a fenced area, however it never felt artificial or awkward to me. It's not 100% 'human-free' nature, but who really expected 'wild jungle'?! It's an...More

    1  Thank Mitchatbeach
    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    Dear Mitch, Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed JC and your safaris. We think that he is a superb guide too! We appreciate your honest feedback about the food. We have employed a chef to oversee the...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    We visited Kariega River Lodge at the end of our Garden Route tour of the Cape. Talk about saving the best until last! The warm welcome set the scene and our thatched room was comfortable but you do not come here for the room! Let’s...More

    2  Thank mleytonsmith
    Reviewed 5 December 2016

    We stayed at Kariega River Lodge for 2 nights and we absolutely loved it ! From the moment you check-in until the very end of your stay, you can really feel that everybody working there are extremely passionate about what they do. We particularly liked...More

    1  Thank vvpprr
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    Great end to a fantastic trip. Thomas our guide was able to find 4 of the big 5, We also saw many other animals. The staff was very friendly and went out of their way to make your stay wonderful. Would highly recommend this safari...More

    Thank Lynda B
    Response from Bronwen d, Manager at Kariega Game Reserve - River LodgeResponded 14 November 2016

    Thank you for your kind review Lynda! We are so glad you enjoyed your safari and stay with us at Kariega.

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    • Pool
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$677 - US$939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Kenton-on-Sea
    • Also Known As
    • River Hotel Kenton-On-Sea ,
    • River Hotel Kariega Game Reserve ,
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    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes, our Main Lodge welcomes families with children of all ages. The Homestead lodge can be booked by families with children of any age as sole-use accommodation. All other lodges offer accommodation to children 11... More
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    Response from Elisa R | Reviewed this property |
    hi, Sian! we didn't have problems with mosquitos in Kariega river! I'm sure you will enjoy a lot!
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    Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
    Hi Meridian, Apologies about the late reply. Please check information and costs on the Kariega website. I can't post the link here as links are not permitted by TripAdvisor but if you search Google for Kariega health spa... More
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    "ours was no 6 near the main lodge."
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    "Room 6 for closeness privacy and game watching from your terrace, room 7 for a river view."
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