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    Kichaka Luxury Game Lodge

    Assegaai Bush, Grahamstown 6148, South Africa
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          • Very good4%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
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          “game lodge” (26 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          1 - 5 of 348 reviews

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          We stayed here for 3 nights and had a wonderful time. The service levels are exceptional and our game ranger's knowledge was beyond expectation. We travel to similar lodges regularly and was wonderfully surprised that he tought us things we didn't know. Thank you Jonty!...More

          Thank Wendiskow
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Had an amazing time on our honeymoon - the accommodation was clean, modern, very peaceful and the housekeeping staff were very attentive. The game rides were terrific with Jason leading the way, very good selection of animals in what they consider a much smaller and...More

          1  Thank Hank M
          Response from KichakaManager, General Manager at Kichaka Luxury Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          It pleases us no end that you enjoyed your time with us at Kichaka and we really appreciate you taking the time to inform our future guests of your experience. We would be delighted to welcome you back again and wish you every happiness in...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          I never managed to write a review after my honeymoon but I've never forgotten about my experience. It was a truly unforgettable experience from the amazing food to the thrilling game drives with Chris. The food was simply divine and the homemade chips on game...More

          Thank Vanisha S
          Response from KichakaManager, General Manager at Kichaka Luxury Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for your lovely review of your stay with us at Kichaka. It means everything to us that you enjoyed celebrating your special time at our lodge. It will be such an honour to welcome you back again and we hope we won't have...More

          Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

          This place is the place of dreams, nothing can prepare you for the beauty and serenity of this place through from the opulent although gorgeous homely setting of the lodge to the beautiful individual lodges. The staff are extremely attentive although never evident as such...More

          Thank Alida B
          Response from KichakaManager, General Manager at Kichaka Luxury Game LodgeResponded 10 May 2017

          It's such a pleasure and honour to keep welcoming you back at Kichaka and we are humbled by your lovely review. Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to do this, we are most grateful. It means everything to us that...More

          Reviewed 5 May 2017

          The Lodge, amenities and food were all great however the wonder came from the game drives. We were lucky enough to have head ranger, Chris, who is clearly very passionate about what he does and is a really nice guy too. We enjoyed every single...More

          Thank TKORoch
          Response from KichakaManager, General Manager at Kichaka Luxury Game LodgeResponded 8 May 2017

          Thank you for you lovely review of your stay with us at Kichaka. It gives us great pleasure that you so enjoyed your time with us especially your game drives with Chris. He leads an amazing team of rangers who all strive to ensure that...More

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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
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          • US$534 - US$1,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Eastern Cape >
          • Grahamstown
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          • Kichaka Luxury Game Hotel Grahamstown
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          Mike L
          Hi, We plan to go Jan or February. What is the recommended length of stay here. 2 Days enough or would we need more ?
          30 May 2017|
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          Response from Alida B | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Mike, Trust me you won't regret it, personally I would go for 3 pref 4 nights there as once you get out on the reserve with your ranger ( you will have your own one and vehicle for the duration of your stay) you will... More
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          DRJUK
          Can anyone help me please with what to pack? This is my first safari... what do people wear in the evenings?
          29 January 2017|
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          Response from gaffafair | Reviewed this property |
          Its totally relaxed. Noone dresses up.In fact you don't even have time to go back to your room after the afternoon game drive and before dinner. They give you a warm damp cloth for your hands and face and a hot alcoholic... More
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          Jetsetters4
          If we choose this lodge we would need to access it from Johannesburg and return to Cape Town. Any suggestions on means of travel
          1 November 2016|
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          Response from Anita T | Reviewed this property |
          We actually flew from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth where we had a hire car. We drive to Kichaka which was a very good highway. We then went to another lodge before driving back to Port Eluzabeth and flying into Cape... More
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          "Some rooms have views over the watering hole but all rooms are nice."
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