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    Waterbuck Game Lodge

    Guernsey Road, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    Breakfast included
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    350 reviews
    #1 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
     
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    1 - 5 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    Amazing all around experience. Accommodations were in private lodges and unreal- you could hear the bush alive at night from bed. The food was awesome. The staff were great and made it truely unforgetable. And wow the SAFARIS just unreal!!! Can't wait to go back!...More

    Thank Alewis12344
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    I have stayed in numerous bush loges and experienced many game drives. I can honestly say this was the best experience I have ever had. We went on two game drives per day, morning and dusk. The guide and tracker never failed to give us...More

    Thank Terri Voss S
    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    Five of us had an amazing weekend at the Waterbuck Game Reserve on Thornybush. We had a amazing 3 hour game drive on arrival with some fabulous views and good sightings of the Big 5, we stopped for drinks and snacks in the middle of...More

    Thank Hermann F
    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    My wife and I stayed for 3 nights at Waterbuck Lodge in Thornybush Game reserve. This was our first safari so we weren't sure how things worked. We needn't have worried. The daily routine was explained the moment we arrived and everything ran like clockwork...More

    Thank Douglas M
    Response from Ian T, Owner at Waterbuck Game LodgeResponded 11 April 2017

    Douglas M we are so pleased that you had such a fantastic time while staying with us at Waterbuck lodge. We would love to welcome you back again when you can find the time. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. Warm...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    From beginning to end, a wonderful 5 star experience. Anita and Hanes were excellent hosts. Hanes is a wonderful ranger and we felt safe and secure, always! Hanes was very knowledgeable, not only about the large animals, but also the birds, lizards, spiders, ect and...More

    Thank Janine S
    Response from Ian T, Owner at Waterbuck Game LodgeResponded 27 March 2017

    Janine S, We are so grateful that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We enjoyed having you and would love to welcome you back again soon!

    Thornybush Game Lodge
    350 reviews
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    Thornybush Waterside Lodge
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • US$276 - US$922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    Janine S
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    Response from MaurizioNasi | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Janine, I always inform in advance about food requests, just write, they were very helpful with us. I remember that the wifi was good and I also believed that we had tv in our room (which was very big, 2 floors): I cannot... More
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    "Room 4 has a view of the watering hole. However the activity tends to be early morning or dusk, when you are..."
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