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Amafu Forest Lodge

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All reviewsthe ownerforest lodgeblyde river canyonkruger parkstaff were very friendlyluxury tentsenjoyed our staybeautiful viewthe cottagesother guestsfeel at homeoutdoor showermy partnera lovely staysouth africaair conditioningorpen gate
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good staff, friendly owners. We were staying in a tent (luxe). The view was spectaculair! You can bear the lions roar at night. What a Nice quit place to stay. You Will have to take the car for some action (hiking, blyde river, ballooning)

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Response from Amafu2014, Manager at Amafu Forest LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Good evening. Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure to host you & happy to hear you had a wonderful time! Warm regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire area is beautiful and the staff were friendly. The property is rustic and charming. There are a few basic amenities available such as pool and bar. It was great that it was quiet, had no TV and was tucked away at the base...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing stay at Amafu. Steven, the owner, is the most wonderful host. He will go out of his way and do everything to ensure you feel welcome, are comfortable and feel at home. His staff also do an incredible job. Pledge at reception...More

Thank Herman O
Response from Amafu2014, Owner at Amafu Forest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Herman Thank you for your beautiful review. It was a pleasure to host you at our lodge. We hope to see u soon. Best Regards Steve Amafu Forest Lodge

Reviewed 21 January 2018

We just stayed one night but our hosts were spectacular. Made us feel like part of the family. Large family units idea for a G&T before a great dinner in a uniquely south African room. The views around the area is spectacular and worth a...More

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Response from Amafu2014, Manager at Amafu Forest LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day. Thank you for the lovely review and happy you felt part of the family! It was a pleasure to host you Amafu Forest Lodge

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Wow how awesome this little gem is in the middle of the Bush. Great hospitality, friendly staff and owners! Fantastic food and bar selection. Stunning pool surrounded by a fern, cicad collection !! Wow!!

Thank nataschac2018
Response from Amafu2014, Manager at Amafu Forest LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Natascha Thank you for the lovely review... It was a pleasure to host you all over the weekend! Was great fun Amafu Forest Lodge

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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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US$150 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$150 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Kunal888
24 May 2016|
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Response from Amafu2014 | Property representative |
Good day, My apologies, it seems that my answer did not go out to you yesterday. Of course we will be able to assist me. Kindly provide me with full details on when you would like to come or alternatively, you are more than... More
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"Ask for one of the new lodges"
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"Self catering: go well prepared with groceries and necessities."
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"All rooms are great"
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"We stayed in the tents up top, AWESOME views!! Definitely do a drive around the Blyde River Canyon close by..."
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