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    Idwala Game Lodge

    Sidbury Grahamstown Eastern Cape | PO Box 6482, Sidbury 6141, South Africa
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent93%
    • Very good6%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    28 Dec 2015
    “Nice game lodge experience”
    16 May 2015
    “The real warmth of South Africa”
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    4 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile
    Google Translation

    Att bo mitt ute i ingenstans och höra alla ljud o spana efter djur var oerhört häftigt! Vägen fram till...More

    Thank Xpyr
    Reviewed 9 March 2016
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    Helt fantastiskt ställe! En liten lodge i en stor privat park. Lodgen har endast plats för 8 gäster och när...More

    Thank Mattias A
    Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

    We spend two nights at the lodge. This was our first experience at a reserve and we really enjoyed. The safari drives (two per day) was well balanced and we really enjoyed the nice and educating ranger Charlie. We had some nice upfront meeting with...More

    Thank Joakim P
    Reviewed 30 November 2015
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    Fantastisk service! Josh lagade mycket god mat och Paul var en mycket kunnig och trevlig ranger som gjorde allt för...More

    Thank Lundgren2015
    Reviewed 12 August 2015
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    C'est la 5e fois que je vais en Afrique du Sud Probablement un des meilleurs Lodge. Rapport qualité prix exceptionnel....More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • US$200 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 4
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    Room & Suite (6)
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in Buffalo Room which was lovely !"
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    "We were in Elephant - nearest to the Lodge but they are all close. Great view from our balcony."
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    "Each of the individual cabins were amazingly comfortable and the turn down service at night was brilliant."
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    "All the rooms are equally lovely with the same view approached by tree top walk."
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