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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful, perfect place to stay for a visit to Kruger! We couldn't have been more impressed. From the moment we arrived until the minute we drove away, the service was incredibly attentive. We were warmly received by the new owners, by Felicity, by Julia and all the staff - everyone at the Royal Kruger is very welcoming! Our...

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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in the royal Kruger lodge. Service was excellent, the rooms are beautiful and clean. Julia is a wonderful cook and Robert is the best guide we have had on our holiday. Everyone does their best to make your stay unforgettable, and it was. Thanks again!!

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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Anyone looking to visit Kruger Nstional Park you need look no further than the Rotal Kruger Lodge. From the moment we arrived Rick picked us up from the airport and he set the experience up with his friendliness, and the hospitality and service provided by Felicity and her staff has been second to none. The accommodation is also first class...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This was a most pleasant trip. The staff so very friendly and helpful. The food was excellent . My nephews visited this lodge 2 years ago and recommended it. I would not hesitate to recommend it to my friends. and family and to anybody else who is looking for a lovely wild experience.

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Sydney
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at Royal Kruger and had an excellent stay. The lodge is in the process of new construction near the pool so there is not really any privacy if you are planning on having a dip. The outdoor shower was different but also offered a nice change to the usual bathroom. Julia's (and her team) cooking was delicious...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Royal Kruger Lodge was well above what we expected, the staff were all wonderful and looked after us very well. The Lodge was very clean and well presented. Food was amazing, we have no hesitation in recommending anyone who wants to have a South African experience. We would go back anytime. Pamela and Melinda McMullen

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Mollymook Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Special mention to Emily Julia and Robert. Felicity you run a great ship. The food was amazing and there was so much of it. All staff were fun professional outstanding and amazing. Our game drives were fabulous and rewarding - big 5 first day.

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Our stay at Royal Kruger Lodge recently was exactly what we were hoping for and more. The Staff were friendly and helpful at all times. The manager Felicity bent over backwards at every request and was always ready for a nice chat. The safari drives were super good and the guides were so professional and very knowledgeable. The food was...

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This was the final location on our African adventure and our stay at Royal Kruger Lodge was a great way to finish. We were made to feel like part of the family in this very welcoming place. Felicity, Robert, Julia and girls made sure we were comfortable and had what we needed to get the most from our stay. The...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Beautiful building with potential but the experience falls far short. The food was terrible. I haven’t eaten food of that standard since school camp in the 1960s. Gravy, sauces, soups and custard appeared to be made out of packets and vegetables appeared to be from packets of frozen mixed vegetables or tins. Our packed lunch was, to our standard, inedible...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Kruger Lodge ensures guests relaxation, adventure and a oneness with nature. This 4-star, privately owned game lodge is renowned for its exceptional personal service and intimate atmosphere. Situated in the Mpumalanga Province in the Wild Frontier region, the Royal Kruger Lodge is just beyond the Crocodile River and borders the Kruger National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Kruger Lodge

Address: 1235 Oribi street | Mpumalanga, Marloth Park 1330, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Marloth Park
Price Range: £168 - £223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Kruger Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“all rooms had their own good points, we loved the zebra room”
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“The rooms are very comfortable”
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“We stayed in Room 4 and had a good view of the garden area -seeing Impala and other animals. Very handy for porch area and outdoor shower.”
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