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R40 Mica Along the Olifants River, Hoedspruit 1380 South Africa See on map
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the lodge for one night on the end of our SA trip. What a pity, if you have time, definitely book more nights! Such a tranquil place, spotless rooms, a very convenient kitchen for self-catering, and last but not least: Wessel and his...More

Thank kmooren
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Remember to check the website for directions to the place as google maps still doesn't show the correct route. Instructions are clear on the webbie. Wessel was an awesome host, he room was big, clean and cosy. The balcony overlooks the river and you get...More

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Thank tjj192018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A last minute booking on a busy long weekend could yield any sort of dodgy establishment... but what a wonderful surprise. It was modern and clean and quiet.. we were only there a night but wished it was longer.

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Thank wruite453618
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We stayed for two nights in the Kingfisher Cottage, a lovely decorated private residence. All amenities are available, clean and cosy rooms, an outside lounge and fireplace. It is a perfect place to sit back and relax after a day of Kruger Safari or Blyde...More

Thank VerlindeNiels
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

A beautifull, very, very relaxing place along the river. Although far away from home, it did feel like home. We booked room 2 in the main lodge for 3 nights. The house is perfect, cosy and comfortable. The whole place was spotless clean We pre...More

Thank SammieDenBosch
Response from Wessel-Bushriver, General Manager at Bushriver LodgeResponded 31 July 2018

Good afternoon, and thank you for the lovely review of our lodge. I am especially pleased that the children enjoyed the time here.

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Bushriver Lodge is a private game lodge situated 25km from Hoedspruit on the banks of the Olifants River in the Limpopo Province. We offer the discerning guest fully catered or self-catering accommodation in luxury ...More units with en-suite bathroom facilities and air-conditioning. Each unit has a fully equipped kitchen and private braai area. For bigger groups we have the Hlatifula main Lodge which can sleep up to 13 guests in 4 private rooms , en suite. Marula Camp is a 4- bedroom rondawel , perfect for families with children . Riverhouse is a private 2-bedroom 2-bathroom house with own pool and deck , and a thatch lapa verandah and braai area . Kingfisher Cottage is a 2 bedroom , 1 bathroom cottage with own patio and braai area , situated close to Riverhouse and can be booked together for larger groups We have 2 swimming pools that provide a chance to cool off during the hot summer days. Main pool is centrally situated and can be accessed by the whole camp, the other is for the private pleasures of the Hlatifula lodge. Being centrally situated, it is the ideal place from which to explore the Kruger National Park and surrounding lowveld. A wide range of activities are offered to ensure that your stay with us remain as memorable as can be. Essentially, Bushriver Safari Lodge is a destination suitable for singles, couples, romantics, families and groups. With its diverse offerings of wildlife, river frontage position, luxury accommodation options and well appointed position for day outings to all the major attractions like the Kruger Park and other places you may want to visit, all makes it a winning destination of choice. Set deep in the heart of the African bushveld, and teaming with wild and bird life of a diverse nature, Bushriver Lodge can offer to you an amazing game viewing experience. Game viewing opportunities are constantly available to ensure that all our visitors get to enjoy the feel of an African safari. If you prefer an adventurous walk in the bush, or prefer to sit back, relax and view the activity of Hippos and Crocodiles in the river, it's all here. The opportunity to join a game drive to see the Big 5 are available. To elaborate on the game viewing options which Bushriver Lodge has to offer: A gentle morning stroll along the river will relax your senses, or for the more energetic, bush walks are always exciting. Game drives provide guests with the opportunity to view the game from an open vehicle. Wildlife photographers paradise. Bird watchers can enjoy the abundance of birds in the natural bush. Combine stargazing and the sounds of the night life of the wild. Game viewing is but one of the specialities which Bushriver Lodge offers as a four star African Game Lodge. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$73 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$73 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Hoedspruit
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Clarissa Z
11 April 2018|
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Response from Wessel-Bushriver | Property representative |
No it is not
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Ynez R
19 July 2016|
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Response from Wessel-Bushriver | Property representative |
Good afternoon. Unfortunately we cannot allow fishing as this is a conservation area and further also very dangerous with the crocodiles and hippo's.
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Kunal888
12 June 2016|
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Response from Wessel-Bushriver | Property representative |
Good afternoon. Eastgate airport at Hoedspruit is closest. Yes we do have a restaurant on the premises. You should just let us know beforehand if you want to include meals. Kind regards Wessel
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Room Tips
"Every room has its pro's!"
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"When you visit as a family, the Kingfisher Cottage gives you all the comfort you need."
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"The River Lodge has a nice little pool and a great outdoor area - and was where we saw hippos."
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"Hlatifula room 3 or 4 if you don't want to cook, Riverhouse is the nicest for self catering"
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