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Kichaka Luxury Game Lodge

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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5 Star Hotel
Situated in a private game reserve in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, Kichaka is the perfect place to enjoy a Big Five safari experience in quiet luxury. Feel instantly at home - the lounge and dining areas are positioned to offer uninterrupted views across unspoiled bush.
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| Assegaai Bush, Grahamstown 6148, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

this was a luxury break. Our lodge was luxurious, huge bed, double bathroom.Drinks and fruit in the fridge (unlimited), sherry on the table. The plunge pool was cool - probably delightful on a hot day (ours was rainy). There is nothing to do other than...More

Thank JJPLondon
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We have been to a number of Safari Lodges in Kenya, Tanzania and India. Kichaka is up there amongst the best we have experienced. We were fortunate to have Woody as our guide, driver and naturalist. Despite his youth, he is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic...More

1  Thank NavUK1503
Reviewed 20 February 2018

An experience beyond words. Sensational lodges/apartments each with decks & dive pools, wonderful staff, lovely food (and WARNING: there's a lot of it!!) and that's BEFORE you go on a game drive. The array of animals to see, and the knowledge of the guides is...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Kichaka is the kind of place that is worth saving to visit. Of all the thousands of places we’ve visited, Kichaka’s service is second only to the Taj Palace in Udaipur, and its facilities are the best we’ve ever stayed in. On a safari the...More

3  Thank Madsme
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We are very fortunate to have had the pleasure of many Game Lodge experiences and whilst Kichaka is not quite the same as a trip to one of the Northern Game parks it is still an enjoyable experience. All the staff were lovely. Our guide...More

1  Thank sollis
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$790 - US$1 022 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$790 - US$1 022 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sallyrobbo123
28 October 2017|
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Response from Hank M | Reviewed this property |
Not really, we didn't have mosquito nets and didn't get bitten - so you're cool. This place was amazing, don't miss out!
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Mike L
30 May 2017|
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Response from Richard R | Reviewed this property |
I'd go for longer than 2 days .
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DRJUK
29 January 2017|
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Response from LisaBowen65 | Reviewed this property |
Very relaxed . Most evenings we just got back from the game drive & went straight into dinner . Jeans , very casual & relaxed clothing. The whole place is a fantastic experience . I would recommend taking warm clothing, hat... More
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