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Arathusa Safari Lodge

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Overview
Kruger National Park South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful private lodge with spacious, well-appointed rooms, delicious meals and excellent safari trips. We had a driver arranged through the property, pick us up at Nelspruit airport. It takes approximately three hours to drive from the airport to arathusa. We were greeted with warm face...More

Thank NycNelson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just spent 10 days at Arathusa, and it was incredible! This was my second visit to Arathusa, and I can't wait to go back. The lodge is beautiful, the rooms are luxurious, the staff is incredibly caring and helpful, the service is amazing, the...More

Thank Beebles54
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our itinerary only allowed for a one night stay here but what a 24 hour experience!Wonderful food, wonderful staff, and wonderful sundowners!We experienced 2 game rides and saw all kinds of things that will forever be etched in my memory. Highly recommend :)

Thank TexasLonghornmom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arathusa provide the perfect safari experience. 2 game drives per day 6:30am and 3pm allowed sunrise and sunset viewing of the big 5. In our 3 1/2 days at Arathusa, we accomplished big 5 viewing within the first 2 days. Rangers and trackers were extremely...More

Thank sertasteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my wife visited this incredible lodge in September and what an amazing experience it was. This was our first ever safari and any future safaris are really going to struggle to compete!! The first drive we saw a leopard with an impala kill...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$609 - US$839 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arathusa Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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Hotel Arathusa Safari
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Arathusa Safari Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$609 - US$839 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arathusa Safari Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
,
Hotel Arathusa Safari
,
Arathusa Safari Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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Traveller (1,401)
Room & Suite (253)
Dining (67)
Pool & Beach (37)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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annabrink15
1 October 2018|
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Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
Rooms are open plan, but the toilet is in it's own little room. Game drives had a maximum of 9 people per truck - everyone could see well. Scads of animals!
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FondueMom
5 September 2018|
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Response from shawn W | Reviewed this property |
Only the Bush has plunge pools—the other chalets are close to the swimming pool, which is quite nice. Please be aware that there’s been no water in the watering hole for years (droughts). But it still attracts plenty of... More
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"Bush facing rooms have plunge pools that are frequented by elephants/leopards"
summ3rain
18 Sep 2018
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"Bush facing unit"
Kolobezko
12 Sep 2018
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"Bush facing rooms have more privacy"
HeatherD-Toronto
9 Sep 2018
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"Water facing rooms are very nice. If you are in bush facing rooms, you will have a little plunge pool and..."
CILNYC
9 Jul 2018
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