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About Riverside Lodge

Riverside Lodge is a lush haven in the tranquil surroundings of Aliwal North on the banks of the Orange River. With spectacular scenery, our lodge offers the ideal getaway venue with accommodation for both business and leisure travellers.

The lodge comprises 32 thatched en-suite rooms located in a beautiful garden. Our fully licensed restaurant, The Orange Gecko, serves up delicious dishes to be savoured while enjoying the best view of the Orange River in Aliwal North. Our pub and grill offers a wide selection of pizzas and grills.

Aliwal Riverside Lodge and Conference Centre is known for the professional and excellent service. We will ensure that your experience with us is an unforgettable one.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Lodge
  • Sleeps: 78
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 8 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Swimming Pool
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Conference Venues

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

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All quotations are valid for 48 Hours and if a deposit /order number has not been paid or proof supplied within 48 Hours, a provisional booking will be cancelled.
The Quotation above is valid for 48 Hours from the date issued.

Riverside Lodge may not be held responsible for any amount of commission asked by...
VERY IMPORTANT:
All quotations are valid for 48 Hours and if a deposit /order number has not been paid or proof supplied within 48 Hours, a provisional booking will be cancelled.
The Quotation above is valid for 48 Hours from the date issued.

Riverside Lodge may not be held responsible for any amount of commission asked by agents. Any dissatisfaction with the price paid as commission, or the agents false, misleading or deceptive representation, must be taken up with the relevant agents.

All rooms that have been confirmed will be held until 16h00 on the scheduled date of arrival at which time the lodge may re-let the room without further notice, unless notified of a late arrival.
Changes to any bookings must be made in writing. No amendments are guaranteed until written confirmation is provided by Riverside Lodge.
Rate variations may apply, depending on the nature of the change.
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Availability and pricing

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  • STANDARD Rooms Sleeps 2 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 27 All rooms are beautifully decorated and have two single beds/one double/twin beds in each, accommodating up to two guest... see more Features:  Twin beds, Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Balcony/patio see more Twin beds, Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Balcony/patio, Single beds, Garden views, Air-Conditioning, Fan, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Internet Connection, No Smoking in Rooms, River views
    from R1148 For 2 guests
    • Rooms Adults
      • Luxury Rooms - DBL Sleeps 4 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 3 These Chalets are comfortably furnished with an African-landscape atmosphere. All rooms are beautifully wood crafted... see more Features:  Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Sleeper couch, Garden views see more Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Sleeper couch, Garden views, Air-Conditioning, Fan, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Wi-Fi, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms, Hair Dryer, River views
        from R1266 For 2 guests
        • Rooms Adults
          • Luxury Rooms - Family Rooms Sleeps 6 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 2 The Family Rooms are comfortably furnished with an African-landscape atmosphere. All rooms are beautifully wood crafted... see more Features:  Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Sleeper couch, Single beds, Garden views see more Double beds, Local channels, En-suite, Sleeper couch, Single beds, Garden views, Air-Conditioning, Fan, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms, River views
            from R1266 For 2 guests
            • Rooms Adults

              Reviews for Riverside Lodge

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              Gareth Lowe
              11 July 2018

              It was comfortable accommodation and suited our overnight needs.

              Roger Matlock
              08 March 2018

              Clean and comfortable. Grill staff could do with training. Website directions ridiculous.

              Wynand Viljoen
              04 December 2017

              Loved sitting on the Deck and having dinner and wine, the mornings are the best as the setting is beautiful and peaceful and quite. The rooms are comfortable, neat and clean.The service of the next door restaurant can be improved.All in all it was a very pleasant and enjoyable experience.

              Betsie Lourens, South Africa
              28 December 2016

              We enjoyed it .

              Nico Jansen Van Rensburg, South Africa
              29 March 2016

              Accommodation was neat and clean but far over priced for the type of accommodation offered. Very basic accommodation and very small rooms. No extras provided. We had to stay out of necessity as there were no alternative options in Aliwal North available. Food options is very limited and the Lodge Restaurant did not offer dinner option. Small pub next to lodge which was poor quality. We will not certainly not make use of this lodge again. Aliwal North is in poor state and is not a good option for staying over. Some of the smaller towns close to Aliwal offered much better options.

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              Riverside Lodge is 1.6km from the centre of Aliwal North , the nearest airport 166.4km (Moshoeshoe I International Airport).
              *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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