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    Ezulwini Game Lodges

    Ezulwini Billy's & River Lodge | Olifants West Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent90%
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    • Average3%
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    “billy's lodge” (118 reviews)
    “wine cellar” (30 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 263 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The accommodation (Billy’s Lodge) is as luxurious as possible given the harsh environment. The staff were super friendly and accommodating - the owner was on-site and happy to tell us about the history of the lodge and Balule Park. The dining was tasty, filling and...More

    Thank Naji A
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a wonderful three nights stay at Ezulwini - Billy’s Lodge. Thanks to Laurence, his family and wonderful team we felt like home. Everything was perfectly organized. The game drives we had were amazing - Frans and Conrad our ranger and path reader made...More

    1  Thank Marcel M
    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    We recently spent 5 nights at the Ezulwini Lodges near Kruger National Park. We spent 3 nights at the river lodge and 2 nights at Billy's Camp. The rooms were great and well appointed. Both with comfortable decks on which you could relax and enjoy...More

    2  Thank jncwalker
    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    We spent three nights there. The room is big and nicely decorated A huge bath and an outside shower A king size bed Perfect! The safaris was great. We saw the "big five"! And much more... Everybody was nice and friendly The only thing to...More

    1  Thank JulesZ
    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    We just returned from a trip to South Africa, and spent 5 days at the Ezulwini Game Lodges. We spent 3 days at the River Lodge in their basic accommodation and two at Billy's Lodge in their top of the line suite. The basic rooms...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$846 - US$1,614 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Balule Nature Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Ezulwini Game Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve ,
    • Ezulwini Game Lodges South Africa/Balule Nature Reserve
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    Traveller (350)
    Room & Suite (61)
    Pool & Beach (16)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (300)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    FIRPortElizabeth
    21 November 2017|
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    Response from Teresa S | Property representative |
    Thank you so much for your booking at Ezulwini River Lodge. I am happy to let you know that our renovations and upgrades should be completed by the middle of December and will not affect your stay in January. Please let us... More
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    Annie055
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from Teresa S | Property representative |
    Hello Annie Some of our guests like to change for dinner, and you are welcome to wear whatever you find comfortable. In summer we recommend cotton clothing - shorts, dresses, light trousers, T shirts and sandals during the... More
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    12 August 2017|
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    Response from Scooter2373 | Reviewed this property |
    I loved being at the different look out spots, we plunged in our pool- The River Lodge had a big pool and some private pools, we slept, visited with other guests, ate breakfast and lunch, and had drinks. The time went so... More
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    "If you can afford it the upgrades are worth it. Otherwise the standard rooms are terrific too."
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    "Go for the upgrade at River Lodge!"
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    "Get a suite."
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    "Every room is a separate hut with full bathroom and in close proximity to the main lodge area."
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