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Ballito, South Africa
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It was my wife's 60th birthday and we wanted to go somewhere special. We had been to Karkloof before but do not tire of their magnificent setting. Situated just outside Pietermaritzburg in the foothills of a superb mountain range is this beautiful lodge with private chalets. The river flows through the resort after plunging down a perfect waterfall. The staff...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Accommodation = is great! (depending on which unit you and view you get) . Lovely warm underfloor heating and open plan. I particularly loved the bathrooms and sitting on the balcony staring at the view. I particularly LOVED the animals that would roam around our places. Spa treatments = the best I have had (the Thai ladies know their stuff...

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1Thank kime292
Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Your place offer so much that I wish our time spend at this beautiful facility could have been longer to appreciate all the beauty there is. A real treasure that I will remember for the rest of my life.

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1Thank 330louisv
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It was an amazing moment of relaxation on the mountain heights. The spa, the meals and the game drive, were outstanding. The staff was very professional and added the warmth:) The place was spotlessly clean! Wouldn't mind another trip soon.

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2Thank 689lindiwem
Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Service was excellent highly recommended. Food was very good and freshly prepared. Overall experience was quiet refreshing and relaxing. The animals walking around the lodge all looked well and made you feel a part of nature

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1Thank genneanev
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Having travelled to a few places around the world who would have thought the best was in my back yard. #even more proudly south african. From the first hello at reception, it was nothing but AMAZING..

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1Thank ridwaanv
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Really very impressed all round , would love to be back to have such an amazing time .The food was amazing , the Spa Treatments were just what we needed for a great stress relief and the management and staff were very professional and attentive to all our needs , thanks very much . .

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Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Amazing experience, a best weekend ever, a haven on earth. The hospitality recieved was awesome. This was the best getaway ive ever had, I would love to visit the place again. Thank you Karkloof staff

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1Thank 974sanelem
Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Superb experience, I would do it all over again. It's a mini heaven earth experience. From time of arrival, the experience was magical. Thank you to all the Staff who go all out to ensure that our needs were met

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1Thank preciousm670
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Impeccable in every way. An extraordinary stay with timeless joy. The spa is one of a kind and the set-up with well-trained therapists need to be in every professional's diary at least once a year. Highly recommended, especially if you need to escape from a busy lifestyle! A great way to start or end a holiday.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by the cinematic splendor of the Karkloof Valley, this modern and contemporary wellness and wildlife retreat is enhanced with the big heart of African sensibility. Karkloof Safari Spa offers a selection of supreme secluded lodges complimented by the finest cuisine and impeccable international standards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karkloof Safari Spa

Address: Otto's Bluff Road, Pietermaritzburg 3231, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
Price Range: €879 - €919 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“All suites are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles Merelvanh, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all rooms were spectacular however if you dont feel like walking to far from reception choose room 7 or 8”
 of 5 bubbles stephaniev297, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have views of the valley and some are set back. All the rooms are very private.”
 of 5 bubbles Thermopolye, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 2 and it was AMAZING! View was great.”
 of 5 bubbles MarieLBrand, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“any room is good, large and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Kvolkova, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
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