Sun River Kalahari Lodge
Upington, Lower Orange - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:This Upington accommodation stretches over five properties along the banks of the mighty Orange River. Sun River Kalahari Lodge is a TGCSA four star rated and a "˜Highly Recommended' AA graded establishment, which offers its visitors a tranquil and soothing escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
This accommodation in Upington provides comfortable, luxurious and affordable accommodation, with all rooms enjoying a full range of four-star amenities.
Their management and staff are highly trained individuals with extensive experience in the hospitality industry. With their love of people and what they do, their aim is to meet all their guests' needs and expectations to the best of their ability and to always do it with a smile.
This accommodation Upington offers, has nineteen luxurious and stylish en suite bedrooms to offer, seven of which include spectacular river and garden views. The rooms can accommodate single, double and family reservations.
All rooms are equipped with the following standard amenities to make their Guests stay as comfortable as possible:
• SABC 1,2,3, E-TV and DSTV
• Hair Dryers
• Full luxurious bathroom amenities range
• Coffee/Tea Tray
• Fridges in luxury rooms
• Comfortable, extra length beds
• Kitchenettes in Garden Cottages
Breakfast, Lunch (on request) and Dinner is done in true Kalahari style and served indoors or on the garden patio. There is a fully licensed bar, braai facilities, River Deck and two sparkling pools to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable as well as wireless Internet, laundry services, secure parking and a security guard to keep your mind at ease and keep all your worries at bay.
So stay in Upington at the Sun River Kalahari Lodge, and experience an amazing holiday in the "˜green' Kalahari.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Sun River Kalahari Lodge, Upington, Lower Orange
- American Express
- Children Welcome
- Conference Facilities
- Diners Club
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Wedding Facilities
- Air Conditioning
- Non Smoking
Accreditations & Gradings:
Accreditations for Sun River Kalahari Lodge, Upington, Lower Orange
- Tourism Grading Council
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Directions to Sun River Kalahari Lodge
Map of Sun River Kalahari Lodge in Upington, Lower Orange+ OPEN FULL MAP
GPS Co-Ordinates: 21° 15' 33.8" E / 28° 27' 6.9" S
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Driving to Sun River Kalahari Lodge in Upington, Lower Orange
|Departing: Upington Airport|
|Address: N10, Upington 8801, South Africa|
|Distance: 6.3 km / Duration: 11 mins|
|1.||Head southwest||0.8 km|
|2.||Turn left toward N10||0.9 km|
|3.||Continue straight onto N10||2.4 km|
|4.||Turn left onto Van Riebeeck St||0.6 km|
|5.||Take the 1st left onto Malherbe St||0.7 km|
|6.||Keep right to stay on Malherbe St||46 m|
|7.||Turn right onto Schroder St/N14||0.8 km|
|8.||Take the 2nd left onto Steenbok Ave
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