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“Beautiful place, free-roaming zebras, great food!!”

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The Rest Zebra Lodge
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stayed there in March, on our way to Kruger park. We occupied all four rooms, so got to see them all. The hostess was very friendly and helpful, rooms are beautiful and unique, especially the biggest suite of 4 is really special. The food was excellent. The surrounding area is absolutely beautiful and we were greeted by a group of zebras when we entered the gate. Trully beautiful place with excellent service. Also great value for money! We loved it:)

Room Tip: the biggest suite is really amazing and very large
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  • Stayed: March 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

My third visit to this lovely lodge. Excellent service, luxurious suites and beautiful views as always, but what impressed me most this time was the birdlife. At first light we heard the melodious duet of a pair of White-browed Robin-Chats. In spite of the severe drought in the area, birds were plentiful. The fauna have been supplemented by blue wildebeest and an adorable newborn zebra fowl.

Room Tip: Suites are different but all good.
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  • Stayed: August 2016, travelled with friends
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benjie01, Owner at The Rest Zebra Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thank you Marina, always a pleasure having you visit the Lodge, especially as you are such a GREAT Birding Expert. Our Cape Robin Chats have had baby's, and are too pretty for words.

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Beautiful lodge set in an eco-estate with free-roaming animals and abundant birdlife. Four luxuriously appointed suites. Dining deck and garden have excellent views. Secluded and private, along 1.5 km of dirt road. Huge shade trees, expansive lawns browsed by zebras and impala, large grounds in the estate where it is safe to run, walk or cycle. Swimming pool, bowls, tennis, darts. Ideal for a romantic or small group/family getaway. Meals are excellent and the staff are quietly efficient. Elise van Heerden is a gracious hostess. Close to Kruger National Park and many other attractions. The lodge is a finalist in the Lodge category of the Sanlam Top Destinations 2015 Awards.

  • Stayed: August 2015, travelled with friends
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Address: House No 19, The Rest Country Estate, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Nelspruit
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Ranked #48 of 74 Speciality Lodging in Nelspruit
Number of rooms: 4

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