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  • Excellent73%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“wedding venue”(14 reviews)
“self catering”(12 reviews)
“awesome stay”(4 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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All reviewswedding venueself cateringawesome stayfriends and familybeautiful settingevery mealawesome placeturn down servicewonderful weddingunbelievable experiencedining roomyogurtfood is excellentattention to detailon arrivalmidlands meandersouth africa
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Lythwood Lodge is set in the beautiful setting of the Midlands Meander, with hills and meadows, grazing cows and goats... The main house is very grand, with a few rooms, the restaurant, and the bar. We went for the self catering chalets overlooking the countryside....More

Thank Makuanui
Response from LythwoodLodge, General Manager at Lythwood LodgeResponded 7 February 2018

Hi Makuanui. The "pool at the wedding venue" is a 40cm deep water feature that surrounds our Avellini function tent, and has never been advertised as a swimming pool. We apologise for your confusion. I do apologise for the cold attitude from our reception staff....More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

We have been going to lythewood for the past 3 years and its the best place to go to for Christmas. It is hands free and the managers are friendly and at your beck and call. We feel like part of the family. I always...More

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Thank Odel A
Response from LythwoodLodge, General Manager at Lythwood LodgeResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Odel. It is one of our favourite time of the year as we get to welcome so many old friends back over the festive season. It now feels like a big family getting together. We are looking forward to seeing you for Christmas this...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

We made a last minute booking before heading back to JHB as we needed one last break. We had been recommended to stay at Lythwood Lodge so we booked it expecting excellent service, rooms and a pleasant stay - we got the opposite. Our room...More

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Response from LythwoodLodge, General Manager at Lythwood LodgeResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Robsdw. Due to the heavy rain we were experiencing on the day of your arrival, a last minute decision was made to move you from the Verandah rooms into the main lodge. Unfortunately the housekeeping department slipped from our normal exceptional standards. Mary, our...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Very good service and friendly staff! Romantic setting suitable for weddings. The rooms are well kept and room service with small attention to detail makes it even more welcoming. Stunning views and the food mouthwatering.

Thank Monique V
Response from LythwoodLodge, General Manager at Lythwood LodgeResponded 5 November 2017

Hi Monique. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are so happy you enjoyed every moment of the weekend. We look forward to seeing you again at Lythwood Lodge.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

We attended a wedding there and the place is absolutely beautiful. Unfortunately the weather was not on our side but the coordinators still managed to make it an unbelievable experience. The lodge is very cosy with ample room for all the guests. The rooms are...More

Thank dawnk695
Response from LythwoodLodge, General Manager at Lythwood LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Hi Dawn. Thank you for taking the time in writing such positive feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay despite the weather and look forward to seeing you at Lythwood again soon.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$94 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$94 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"the self catering cottages are a short walk away from the main lodge but a good option"
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"There is an approximately 8km dirt road leading to the property, but it's well worth it!"
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"The Chalets are perfect for families"
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"Enquire specifically which rooms have a fire place if thats what you looking for."
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