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Cheetah Ridge Lodge

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All reviewsself cateringfig treegame drivesthe reserveserviced dailyindividual cabinsscenic spotindividual attentionwatering holewould highly recommend staying herebig game reservevast knowledgewent the extra mileoutstanding experiencehis jobhighlight of our tripamazing sightings
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are lovely especially the Nespresso machines that are in every room. The staff are great and we had a fantastic time making special memories with our entire family. They catered so well for the kids who ranged in ages of 18 months to...More

Thank CandyMckibbin
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear CandyMckibbin, We thank you for reviewing Cheetah Ridge on Trip Advisor. Cheetah Ridge is a special place and a lovely place for Kids to enjoy the freedoms of a fully fenced big Garden surrounded by the African Bushveld and spectacular views. However having said...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Nambiti and have been to 3 other lodges on the reserve, all of which were outstanding. This time we decided to try out Cheetah Ridge and once again we were not disappointed. The lodge has spacious and beautiful gardens, which is ideal for...More

Thank Sadiyya H
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sadiyya H, Thank you for giving Cheetah Ridge a review. We so appreciate the kind words about our beautiful Lodge which is really special, as you mentioned, the Rooms overlooking the waterhole, and the numerous animals that frequent the waterhole. Jaime is so passionate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a special place. I took my husband there for his 30th birthday. Beautiful setting on a dam, our fire was lit long before we got to the room after our afternoon game drive. The staff were friendly, game ranger Julian was so good and...More

Thank Chellabella88
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chellabella88, Thank you for responding to trip advisor, much appeciated. We are thrilled that special memories were made at this special place, and that you experienced and enjoyed the knowledge that Julian shared with you. We hope that those memories can be repeated when...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful rooms looking on to a waterhole. Who would of guessed big 5 in Ladysmith? We had 4 of the big 5 sightings in 2 days, and 3 sightings of Lion. Jamie, our ranger was excellent at tracking down the lion! Staff are really friendly...More

Thank lynnmurg
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 3 December 2017

Dear lynnmurg Thank you so much for giving a review on Cheetah Ridge. Ladysmith has many surprises and the Nambiti Big 5 Game Reserve is one of them. The Game on the reserve are plentiful and with an excellent Guide like Jaime you are sure...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We had the best experience at cheetah ridge lodge! Everything from making arrangements for our stay to the moment we left--couldn't have been easier. Lauren was super helpful and patient with all my questions, and arranged everything for us. And the place is beautiful!!! The...More

Thank bea_in_wanderlust
Response from Snalson, General Manager at Cheetah Ridge LodgeResponded 22 November 2017

Dear bea_in_wanderlust We thank you so much for taking the time to review Cheetah Ridge. We are thrilled that you had such a great time, and it was great for us to have you as Guests too ! The Game certainly made their presence known...More

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Free Parking
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US$293 - US$456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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Price range
US$293 - US$456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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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 Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
no toilet. you cant leave the jeeps
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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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