We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Traveller (416)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (22)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“romance suite”(12 reviews)
“the reserve”(33 reviews)
“game drives”(71 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from Lions Valley Lodge
Special Offer: Special Package
Offers from Lions Valley Lodge
Special Offer: Special Package
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (259)
Filter reviews
244 results
Traveller rating
232
8
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
232
8
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsromance suitethe reservegame drivesrooms are hugechef jameswithin feetstar luxurywatering holegreat reservewater holehis knowledgegame viewing experiencehighest qualityspent three nightsattention to detailfauna and floraan asset
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 244 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the third time I have stayed at the Beautiful Lions Valley Lodge. The rooms are luxurious, spacious and always beautifully kept. The staff at Lions Valley are exceptional - from the bar staff (Charles and Joe) to the management and rangers. All are...More

Thank amylynmitchell
Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This was our favourite stay in South Africa The room - incredibly large and beautifully decorated, we loved the walk in cupboard for our bags, the views and the enormous bed. We enjoyed complimentary sherry on the terrace and the enormous showers. We had an...More

Thank Expat655
Response from LionsValley, Owner at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your comprehensive review of our Lodge - this means so much to us. We are delighted to hear that you had such a fantastic experience at Lions Valley Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

This was by far the best short holiday I have ever had. Lion's Valley Lodge is exceptional. We were first greeted in the parking area by game ranger Chad, who was very friendly and made us feel immediately welcome and kept us entertained while waiting...More

Thank ChloeBushBaby
Response from Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 8 May 2018

Hi Laceychloe247 Thank you for this amazing and very informative review of the lodge. We always appreciate getting such good feedback on guests experiences at the lodge and the owners enjoy hearing that the guides are looking after our guests game viewing needs so well...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing facility. Amazing staff. A once in a life experience. Barrie was our guide and his enthusiasm and knowledge was second to none. Three wonderful meals each day with snacks on game runs. The reserve was not too large and all guide's worked together and...More

Thank suexum
Response from Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Suexum Many thanks for your feedback of your experience at Lions Valley Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the lodge and that your guide looked after you well. Hope that you get to experience the lodge again in the future. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We did a three day/two night stay. The facilities are excellent and the people were great. The game rides were a thrill of a lifetime. Our guide Barrie was excellent and just as interested in the animals as we were. Our lodge was as big...More

Thank Larry H
Response from Cheryl F, Director of Sales at Lions Valley LodgeResponded 2 May 2018

Hi Larry H Thank you very much for your very informative and wonderful review of the lodge. We are always happy to know that guests have enjoyed their stay as much as you have and to know that you appreciate everything that the lodge and...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Ladysmith
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (416)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (22)
Pool & Beach (10)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Heidi E
18 February 2017|
Answer
Response from Heidi E | Reviewed this property |
Pls contact me directly if you want PAW safari contact details
0
Votes
Marie D
6 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Heidi E | Reviewed this property |
We used Rhino transfers who drove us from Jo'burg to the gate in approx 4 hours. Very easy, good service and reasonable. rhino shuttles . co . za As per the other comments, you will see 4 of the big 5 multiple times I'm... More
1
Vote
tennisfanaz
1 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JonDo79 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I flow from Cape Town to Joburg and then drove (about 4h). Best wishes Jonathan.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All of them are exquisite!"
Read review
"All rooms are stunning with amazing views"
Read review
"Travel to the lodges is by golf cart so one close to the main lodge has less travel time."
Read review
"Africa and Bird Suites are close to the Main Lodge Building and close to the waterhole"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing