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    Oliver's Restaurant & Lodge

    On the White River Country Estate, Pine Lake Drive, White River 1240, South Africa
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    • Excellent78%
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 197 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    You feel welcomed from the first moment on, with all the staff being very friendly and attentive. Breakfast is delicious with lots of homemade ingredients. Dinner meals are exquisite, worth a trip even when not needing accomodation. We were upgraded to a luxury suite for...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Best in SA? If you visit the lowveld, spend a couple of nights at Oliver's. Ultra luxury, friendly, attentive staff, excellent food, beautiful surroundings .......and all at a reasonable price. We could not fault it on any count. An absolute gem.

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    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your positive review and kind words. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we do hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here for one night and it was a enjoyable experience with very good service although with a very slight edge. Our room was spacious, comfortable with all necessary amenities and the lodge is set in superb grounds. As we were tired, we had...More

    Thank Derek P
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your positive review. We hope to welcome you back again sometime in the future. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Service was excellent - was great sitting by the fire with pre-drinks prior to being shown your table. Menu was varies and the food was prepared and presented to perfection. Atmosphere was conducive to chatting as well.

    Thank Andrew_Clothier
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your positive review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our Restaurant and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We spent only two nights in this lovely place where the owner and staff make you feel at home. Everyone is eager to help you in the organization of your activities. Everything was well thought. The rooms are huge, nicely furnished and very clean. The...More

    Thank Michel R
    Response from Tanja R, Reservations Manager at Oliver's Restaurant & LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your positive review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope to welcome you back again sometime in the future. Kind Regards Dené Pohl on behalf of Tanja Ruf

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$307 - US$410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • White River
    • Also Known As
    • Oliver`s Hotel White River
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    Philippe L
    14 August 2016|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we look forward to welcome you again some time! Kind Regards Tanja Ruf - Owner/Manager
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    Monique P
    25 April 2016|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Hi, Tanja & Oliver Ruf started Oliver's in December 2001. However, Oliver left the business in 2011 due to personal reasons and Tanja took over the business and now runs it on her own.
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    JackieB_402011
    28 July 2014|
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    Response from TanjaRufErrath | Property representative |
    Dear Jackie, We thank you for your enquiry and gladly confirm that we do have safes in our rooms, which work with a simple 4 digit code of your choice. We are also a mere 20km from the airport, so it should take you... More
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    "Suites 4,5 or 6 were excellent."
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