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    Kwandwe Great Fish River Lodge

    Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District | Grahamstown, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve 6140, South Africa
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    Reviewed 11 March 2016

    Start to finish an amazing experience in every way, accommodation, safari experience, food, staff, facilities......knock out in every way We saw the big 5 and many more animals within 24 hours and the little added extras, like an mid safari Amarula tipple over ice as...More

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    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 16 March 2016

    Dear Andrew R, Thank you for choosing to stay at Kwandwe and for taking the time to share your experience. The Amarula sunset stop is an absolute must when in the bush - we're glad that you enjoyed it. We hope to welcome you back...More

    Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for three nights (although we would have loved to have stayed longer). We stayed here as part of our honeymoon and couldn't have chosen a better place to end our holiday at. The staff were aware it was our...More

    Thank Vik99123
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 16 March 2016

    Dear Vik99123, What a privilege to have been a part of your honeymoon experience! Thank you for choosing Kwandwe and for taking the time to share your feedback. The smaller touches and experiences are big to us and we're delighted that you enjoyed them. We...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    What a fabulous experience from start to finish. The staff were simply amazing and did everything possible to enhance our three night visit. The chef would meet me each lunchtime to discuss my specific dietary requirements and each evening I would get a perfectly cooked...More

    Thank brian_uk12000
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

    Dear brian_uk12000 Thank you for sharing your experience at Kwandwe. We are delighted that you had such a fantastic time with us and that you were lucky enough to see the black rhino! The chef, Nic and Sakie will be pleased to hear your comments!...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2016

    We had three nights at Kwandwe and managed to fit in six game drives. The accommodation was fantastic, with indoor and outdoor showers, a bath with a view to the reserve and complete privacy at our room. The game drives were excellent with a really...More

    Thank jandg20
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

    Dear Jandg20 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Great Fish River Lodge. We are delighted that you enjoyed it so much and that you got to see such a wide variety of game. Cheetah cubs are a real treat!...More

    Reviewed 3 February 2016

    This is the most amazing place on the planet! A five star experience that (sadly) will be experienced by too few people. This was an experience , and a lesson, in hospitality and service. The rooms are amazing, the wildlife is plentiful and the staff...More

    Thank Steve T
    Response from KwandweManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Kwandwe Great Fish River LodgeResponded 25 February 2016

    Dear Steve T, Thank you for your generous review! We are thrilled that you got to experience the magic of Kwandwe and we hope to welcome you back soon! Warmest regards, The Kwandwe Family

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$924 - US$4,410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    BriKow
    3 May 2017|
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    Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
    Hi BriKow, Thank you for your query. We do not have a gym on the reserve, however you would be able to participate in the following activities during your stay: - We offer walks with a ranger and tracker, and should you... More
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    Lynette W
    29 January 2017|
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    Response from Elzette D | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, March should still be fairly warm. But always quite cool on game drives in the evenings. With the whole South Africa praying for rain, hopefully their will be some bit Kwandwe set up to handle all weather conditions!!
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    "Room 7 had a great view but all the rooms in our group were fabulous!"
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    "all the same"
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    "If you want a bit of extra exercise stay in Room 1, but you have no view of the river."
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    "All rooms are great!!!!"
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