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    Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game Lodge

    P.O Box 784, Pongola 3170, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7280
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    “fish” (10 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Lovely getaway in the bush. Spent a couple of days here en route to St Lucia. Outstanding staff, the thatch chalets gave it the real bush feel. Restaurant is good however over multiple days the same lunch and supper menu can be a bit much....More

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    Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for review and we look forward to spoiling you with a braai on the next occassion. I can't pick up your booking to see why it wasn't arranged during your stay as normally I like adding variety with an evening around...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Shayamoya offers functional and stylish accommodation coupled with great staff, views and atmosphere. The view from the chalet balconies over Lake Pongola and the mountains beyond are stunning. The rooms are roomy and comfortable, love the outdoor shower.

    Thank Keastley
    Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Good morning Keastley Many thanks for your TripAdvisor review. We had 19ml of rain the day before yesterday and the bush so green and clean, the view sparkling! We look forward to your return trip soon. Regards Lindy

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We arrived directly to the houseboats so have no experience of the lodge. We had the 6 berth smaller boat and lucky to have some amazing people to share this wonderful experience with. The rooms are large with sliding doors to the outside to view...More

    Thank CasperUk
    Response from Lindy B, Shareholder at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Good morning Casper Many thanks for your feedback on your Shayamanzi Houseboat cruise. I will forward you review onto the crew. Best regards Lindy General Manager Shayamoya Tiger Fishing and Game Lodge

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked the only room which was air-conditioned and which was unfortunately also fairly near a new room being built. The owner however managed to sort out the problem and noise was kept to a minium. We were spoilt with good home style cooked fair,...More

    Thank Jill F
    Response from Lindy B, Owner at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing & Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Good morning Jill Many thanks for your review. You travelled a long way to come fishing and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay, expecially the excursions with Max. Warm regards Lindy

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room & the view were simply stunning: everything is well thought out, tasteful and functional. The restaurant area and deck, garden and other facilities are very attractive. The staff were most helpful and charming.

    Thank Chris-CH J
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    18 June 2015|
    Response from LindyBlevin | Property representative |
    Hi there! October is a brilliant month! The tiger fish come on the bight about mid August as the water warms up after Winter, September is also a brilliant month but a little unpredictable with regards to cold fronts, so... More
    18 June 2015|
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    Response from LindyBlevin | Property representative |
    Hi again. The record tiger fish is 8.3kg so the big ones are out there but to be realistic, we are catching from around 300g to 3kg frequently. Regards Lindy at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing and Game Lodge Lake Jozini
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    "Rooms all offer great views and those close to reception are disabled accessible"
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    "Villa one is air-condtioned"
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    "Our chalet (number 3) had a view to the lake"
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    "All rooms are beautiful."
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