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Cheetah Ridge Lodge

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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All reviewsself cateringfig treegame drivesthe reserveserviced dailyindividual cabinswatering holeindividual attentionwould highly recommend staying herewent the extra milefamily suitevast knowledgebig game reserveoutstanding experiencehis jobrelaxing staywater hole
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lets start with the staff, they were great very friendly and helpful. The food I can be a picky eater, I ate everything. Great breakfasts,Lunches and dinners. Especially the Kudu pie, makes my mouth water just thinking about it. The rooms very nicely decorated, comfortable...More

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Response from Shaun N, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear aRocaFan, Thank you so much for taking the time to review Cheetah Ridge Lodge. We are delighted that we could satisfy your "picky" eating habits as well as impress you with our Kudu pie ! We take great delight in making sure our guests...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Cheetah Ridge as a family of 4 (2 children - 10y and 8y) and stayed for 3 nights in the family suite. We cannot recommend it enough. Firstly... Johnathon was our game ranger and was simply superb. He not only looked after all...More

Thank AngusMacf
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 14 October 2017

Dear AngusMacf, We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Cheetah Ridge. Jonathan is passionate about the bush and his enthusiasm does certainly come through on his Game Drives. It was an absolute pleasure to sing for Archie on his Birthday, the expression...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very happy stay .....3 nights just right as felt entitled to relax on one of the mornings Watching activities at the dam from deck with a Nespresso ( machine in room ) was great Breakfast & lunch under shade of a 106 year old Ficus...More

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Response from Shaun N, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear brooms2018, We are thrilled you enjoyed your relaxing time at Cheetah Ridge. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals under the BIg Ficus tree with all the activity around the waterhole from the comfort of your Suite. Cheetah Ridge has also released...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very helpful and very friendly. Always smiling and willing to assist. The food was very nice with a good variety of different foods to sample. While sitting on our rooms deck we watched hippos swimming and buck drinking. The games drives we...More

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Thank 220ryan
Response from Shaun N, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear 220ryan, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us.Thank you for giving Cheetah Ridge Lodge a review. Our staff here at Cheetah Ridge are true assets to us. The views from the Suite are truly magical, with all types of game...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our 7th (!) time at Nambiti Game Reserve and our first stay at Cheetah Ridge. From the moment we arrived, we felt warmly welcomed by the staff. The rooms are light and airy with a beautiful wooden deck that looks onto a waterhole....More

Thank Kerstin Z
Response from Shaun N, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kerstin Z, We are delighted with your recent review of Cheetah Ridge Lodge. Our staff are true assets to Cheetah Ridge and go the extra mile where possible to please you at every turn. Winter does make the Lodge very cosy with the fires...More

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Free Internet
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Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$302 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$302 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Fiddich14
5 October 2016|
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Response from SafariKZN-Mark | Reviewed this property |
Hello and I would contact the lodge directly and ask them the question. We had 'old' people and no youngsters on this last trip. I have stayed at lodges where child minding is available.
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JMBF
9 December 2015|
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Response from cooperlynx | Reviewed this property |
They always stop for coffee/soft drinks, etc. There are no bathrooms other than going behind a bush.
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JMBF
17 November 2015|
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Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
No there were not, as the game animals roam around freely around the property. Where you stay is fenced in - and as far as we could see in the properties we visited - no domestic animals were seen! Give Cheetah Ridge a... More
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"Choose any room they all have a view."
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"Just maybe an easier way to start the inside fire."
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"Family suite was very spacious and had a nice lounge and verandah but no view of the watering hole."
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"The luxury suites were an absolute treat for a couples weekend away"
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