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Moditlo River Lodge

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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“game drives”(77 reviews)
“field guide”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am sure the manager : owner will comment that I am not patriotic South African, but that is very far from the truth. I actually wonder about some of the reviews ... We arrived on a Saturday and stayed 6 nights. It was very...More

Thank Linmic16
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Moditlo River Lodge is a private Game reserve located close to the Kruger park. We were a family of 6 people (3 adults and 3 children of 15 and 11years old) and stayed for 3 nights . After our stay I am not certain...More

Thank Adriana F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just love Moditlo River Lodge! Best bush getaway! Beautiful lodge with great staff! Just love the ambience, and the awesome food! Best of all is the open vehicle safaris. They guides and trackers are just amazing. Beautiful game !! Moditlo just never disappoints!!!More

Thank 145etiennee
Response from GaryGeyer, Owner at Moditlo River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ettienne, Thank you for visiting us again, always a pleasure hosting you and Renske. Thank you for taking time to leave us this positive review, we are delighted that you had a great stay with us. See you again real soon. Kind Regards Moditlo...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived to be greeted by friendly staff. Welcome drink. Superb room overlooking the river. Personal wake-up service for early game drive. Good sightings. Our stay was to short. Would highly recommend min 3 nights.

Thank Kildarecurtin
Response from GaryGeyer, Owner at Moditlo River LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Dear Kildarecurtin, Thank you for taking time to review your stay at Moditlo River Lodge. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Moditlo Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What caught my immediate attention was the homely feel the reception was. It all felt like it was not my first visit because of the warm staff at Moditlo Lodge.The game drive was something to savour. Spotted a pride of lions - and thanks to...More

Thank Mmatiou Maxine M
Response from GaryGeyer, Owner at Moditlo River LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Dear Mmatiou, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had great safaris. We look forward to welcoming you back real soon. Kind Regards Moditlo Management

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$598 - US$766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$598 - US$766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Maryprice
20 June 2018|
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Response from timsharks12 | Reviewed this property |
No as far as i know they dont provide binocs or field glasses..but I think it would be a good idea for future guests that want to get close up visuals especially of birds and smaller animals if the lodge were to provide a... More
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Yolanda P
7 March 2015|
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Response from GaryGeyer | Property representative |
Thank you for the enquiry. Both the morning and evening drives are approximately 3 hours long. Should you require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Kind Regards
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Yolanda P
22 February 2015|
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Response from PhilipCJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yolanda No, Moditlo doesn't have a self-service laundry, not does it sell laundry products. But I'm sure management would be able to help out. As far as storing luggage is concerned, it depends on where you are flying... More
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