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Kariega Game Reserve - All Lodges

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“safari experience”(113 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at the Main Lodge. Our ranger was John and he was very knowledgeable and took real good care of our group of ten during our stay. The morning and afternoon trips in the reserve was fantastic. We came really close to the animals...More

Thank Hilma W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Normally you expect that you get what you pay for but that is not always true. Spending 24 hours at Kariega Game Reserve makes you dependable on good weather and we were not fortunate. We did get a cold afternoon/evening trip around the area and...More

Thank sarne
Reviewed 3 days ago

The weather was not kind to us but as other reviewers have said the country needed the rain. Despite this the game drives were wonderful, we saw plenty of game including most of the big 5. The highlight was having a heard of elephants walk...More

Thank GandS84
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed again in Settler's Drift, as we wanted to experience our 'Once in a Lifetime' trip that we had in 2017! Utterly magical. Wonderful game drives and superb accommodation. Plus fabulous food and attention to detail.

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Thank Helen W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As game drives go this was great, in most part due to Cleo, our knowledgeable ranger. Although the accommodation could do with refurbishment, our stay was nonetheless extremely enjoyable. The outdoor braai was excellent and overall the quantity and quality of the food was fine....More

Thank Ian H
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Laundry Service
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Martin W
26 January 2018|
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Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
Hi Martin, Great news that you will be visiting us at Kariega for a safari at the end of February. We have all the information that you need on our FAQ page on our website. TripAdvisor will not permit me to add the link so I... More
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Livyl00
9 October 2017|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
You definitely need two nights as the suggested minimum to enjoy the Kariega experience. One night would provide two safari rides but we found each of our six rides (3 nights) to be unique and enjoyable experiences.
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CambridgeTravellers2
19 September 2017|
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Response from Piero P | Reviewed this property |
Hello We didn‘t eat or see any nuts there. But you can ask directly the resort. They will tell you exactly. I‘sure that you will not have any trouble.
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