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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We were dropped here by kurt safaris. We had a very good time at the backpackers section. The staff was very friendly and the food was great. At night it was too dangerous to walk from the backpackers to the lodge because of the hippos and leopards in the area but the staff insisted to drive us between the lodge...

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anjab7266, Front Office Manager at Gecko Lodge, responded to this review

Hello guys Thank you so much or the kind words. It was such a pleasure to host you and your sister and the stories shared is what makes our work a joy and worth while. So nice to get to meet a fellow snake lover as well. Enjoy the rest of your travels and please come visit again. Regards Dennis...

Reviewed 17 July 2016

Anja and Tammy thank you so much for another great visit to Gecko lodge. The food and service was excellent. Please send my best to Fortune and Raiffie. So exciting to be back in Kruger national park and so close to your lodge. Our room was clean spacious and well appointed. We will be back.

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anjab7266, Owner at Gecko Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Suzy and Alex!! Thank you for visiting Gecko Lodge again! It was so special to have you again and we are Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you soon again :-) Warm regards from Tammy, Anja and the Gecko Team

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed in a double ensuite room which was located above the reception (we had wifi too!). There is a balcony, perfect for hanging out. I like the open concept of the bathroom although the shack toilet was abit noisy especially during toilet visits in the middle of the night. There was room service everyday. The dinner...

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anjab7266, Owner at Gecko Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent Review! We love to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we hope we will see you again soon :-) take care and warm regards from Hazyview Anja and the Gecko Lodge Team

Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Anja and Tammy thank you so much for another great visit to Gecko lodge. The food and service was excellent. Please send my best to Fortune and Raiffie. So exciting to be back in Kruger national park and so close to your lodge. Our room was clean spacious and well appointed. We will be back.

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Hiram, Ohio
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed two nights at Gecko Lodge, and would definitely stay again. I was welcomed by Anja (owner) and made to feel at home immediately. My room was quiet and comfortable and the food was delicious. I went for a one day safari in Kruger, and left the lodge at 05:30. The staff had coffee waiting and prepared a brown...

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anjab7266, Owner at Gecko Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your great Review! We really appreciate that you took the time to review Gecko Lodge and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! we hope to see you again! Warm regards Anja

Cape Town
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 April 2016

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gecko Lodge is situated 3 Km from Hazyview in Mpumalanga, South Africa, on a 35ha Farm with Sabie River Frontage. It is the ideal base from which to explore the Kruger National Park (12km from Phabeni Gate) and the Lowveld Panorama Route including Blyde River Canyon (89km), God's Window (50km) and Pilgrim's Rest (54km) This owner managed lodge has its emphasis on tranquillity, comfort, quality service and good food. Gecko Lodge offers the guest an escape from modern urban living. We, Anja (German) and Gideon Barnard (South African) the owners at Gecko Lodge, offer personal attention and service with a smile in short, "Value for money" ... more   less 

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Address: 536 Farm 13, Sabie Road Route, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Price Range: £53 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gecko Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“I have been in two different rooms and heard nothing but birds and crickets”
miroslavj399, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are generous in size.”
ClemensD644, 11 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We'll located to PerryBridge, walk or ask the guys for a lift”
123happyfeet, 9 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Get room which is not sandwiched between rooms.”
Azwanetion, 20 Aug 2013 | Read review
“For the same or most likely less money, there must be other options in the area. Avoid Gecko Lodge.”
  • Mold in the showers.
5Britse, 18 Jul 2013 | Read review
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