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    Karula Hotel

    Old Plaston Rd, White River 1240, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good35%
    • Average10%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “clean rooms” (5 reviews)
    “oxtail” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Tennis Court
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    1 - 5 of 57 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    As a walk-in Tom and his staff could not have been more accomodating, even arranging an early check-in for us. As always the evening meal is fantastic and to sit in the lounge or the bar with a roaring fire tops the night off perfectly....More

    Thank Peter A
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    We usually stay over at the Karula on our way to visit the Kruger National Park EVERY year! This year we stayed there after our holiday in the Park. We were so lucky to get one of the last rooms as it was nearly fully...More

    Thank Elna B
    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Our motorbike group of friends have been going to Karula for more than 15 years and it NEVER disappoints. The owners are most accommodating and hands on, nothing too much trouble. The meals are exceptional, not to mention the famous melba toast that we devour...More

    Thank CISSIE2304
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Tom and Shandy are hands on hoteliers. There is attention to detail. 5 course meals for dinner and Breakfast, is nowhere else to be found these days.Clean rooms. Excellent staff who love engaging and cannot do enough for you. Very reasonably priced wine list and...More

    Thank Garth W
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    Karula is one of those places where you never want to go home from, it really is a home away from home,. The restaurant is always accommodating, the food is amazing. The facilities are awesome especially the swimming pool as you can relax, have fun...More

    Thank natashadelport3132
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • White River
    • Also Known As
    • Karula Hotel White River, South Africa - Mpumalanga
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    Dining (4)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Pool & Beach (1)
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    Room Tips
    "The Deluxrooms are very nice..... some of the rooms are joined for families with children"
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    "non smoking rooms available."
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    "It would be prudent to mention any disabilities or special needs in advance so that they can be accommodated."
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    "Rooms near Tennis court are great"
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