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Fish River Lodge

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“canyon rim”(16 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(14 reviews)
Free Internet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique location. Very peaceful. Beautiful sunsets and sunrises. Beware the last 20 kilometres can be challenging drive. A 4x2 is minimum car for the terrain. It can get windy in the evening. It is nice to leave the door open at night for a...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This lodge has one of the most amazing settings in the world. The individual units are well appointed and clean, with the most awesome views. Service could be jacked a touch with more silence from the staff. This has to be one of the most...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect service of all.The many allergies were taken into consideration and often extra food was prepared. Wonderful guided tours .Specially the Canyon tour. spectacular view Breakfast and dinner are perfect

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The impression when you arrive is amazing! The views from the lodge and the rooms as fantastic. After check in we were given a plastic basket which included a torch, ear plugs and then the hair dryer I asked to borrow. Not sure why these...More

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Response from Simonetta M, Manager at Fish River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with comprehensive feedback of your experience at Fish River Lodge. This is not the product offering and experience we undertake to provide and is totally unacceptable. We take your complaint very seriously. Performance management...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

I wanted to give 4 stars, but ended with 3 for reasons stated later in the review. This lodge is reached after a long, lonely but beautiful drive. We manged to see two mature male kudus just before reaching the lodge. We had a friendly...More

Thank B M
Response from Simonetta M, Manager at Fish River LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the very informative review. We have closed the lodge for renovations this January. Our pool is as good as new! Unfortunately at Christmas time, we do struggle with flies after the first rains. We will discuss the issue with the management team,...More

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US$282 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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katiejo84
23 January 2018|
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Response from Simonetta M | Property representative |
Hi, It is not necessary for you to go to the other side of the canyon, as we are the only lodge on the rim of the Canyon and it is worth spending 2 nights and do the Canyon excursion with us as we have exclusive access to... More
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Rhiannon F
12 January 2018|
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Response from Simonetta M | Property representative |
Hi, A 4x2 SUV will handle the road well, as long as you keep to the speed limit.
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Rhiannon F
12 January 2018|
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Response from Simonetta M | Property representative |
Hi, A 4x2 SUV will be fine, as long as you stick to the speedlimit.
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"all rooms have same view"
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"The wind kept us awake most of the night. But the adventure far outweighed the environmental inconvenience."
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"All are good but some far from the main building."
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"Request a room near the main communal area if you are unsteady on your feet after dark, although torches and..."
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