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Savannah Game & River Retreat

Woolridge 65, Parys 9585 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We attended a wedding at Savannah Game Lodge. Only just over an hour from Johannesburg you need to do a (decent) dirt road of +-4km. The accommodation is non self-catering in either raised ensuite tents (spacious) with a deck, 2 rondalwels or rooms in the...More

Thank CathrineA157
Reviewed 2 July 2018

My wife and I arranged to go to Savannah Game and river Retreat for a break from the kids and city life. It was more than we expected. A great place with very friendly and helpful staff. We did not want to leave a few...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

My husband surprised me with a weekend away for our 10th anniversary. Melinda and the team were very friendly and always around if you needed anything. We stayed in the honeymoon suite and it was very special with champagne, chocolates and candles... We enjoyed a...More

Thank StephanieE2023
Reviewed 11 June 2018

hidden away, enjoyed every moment myself and my wife had a fabulous time would suggest it friends family and colleagues the staff and Melinda are doing a fantastic job at the lodge the food and service I received was out of love from the staff...More

Thank Denevinv
Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 26 June 2018

Aaah we are so glad to hear that! We are looking forward in having you back at Savannah in the next few months. : )

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I loved it from start to finish! We went for a 1 night getaway and everything exceeded expectations. The staff were so welcoming and really made you feel at home. Melinda was our host and I have never experienced someone go so out of their...More

Thank JennaN279
Response from ryn084, Manager at Savannah Game & River RetreatResponded 30 April 2018

WOW! Thank you Jenna, it's wonderful guests like you that makes us want to go out of our way to please! Please remember you have a 10% discount on your next stay! Regards The Savannah Team

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Price range
US$69 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$69 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"The honeymoon suite is quite far away, so it is private, but a bit cold to walk in the winter evenings..."
18 Jun 2018
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"Wait for new owners, dont book now !"
27 Mar 2018
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"Rondavels is just big enough for two adults. I believe the Tented Chalets is bigger, not sure."
03 Oct 2017
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""Tented Chalets -breathtaking views, cosy, warm and impecable"' Superb Service! "..."
11 Jul 2016
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