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Tshukudu Game Lodge

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Address: R40, Hoedspruit 1380 , South Africa
Phone Number: +27 (0) 15 793 2476
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FANTASTIC!!!!

We were taken here for afternoon tea which was beautifully served in a splendid location. We the joined Matt for a game drive. What an experience. So much better than Kruger. Talk... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 2, 2015
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
35 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We were taken here for afternoon tea which was beautifully served in a splendid location. We the joined Matt for a game drive. What an experience. So much better than Kruger. Talk about off road, he threaded the jeep through the eye of a needle. we had to duck down to avoid the branches but he always warned us. He... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I have been going to Tshukudu for the past 11 years, I am never disappointed with friendliness and service of the staff. Beautiful scenery and just an all around peacefulness, surrounded by the big five what more could one ask for!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This place is awesome. I haven't been to any other lodges, but this certainly was a treat! The rooms were great, clean and lovely. The atmosphere was relaxing. The safari guides were knowledgeable and when we got there we had seen all of the big 5, except for the lion - they helped us find the lion and it was... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We only did an afternoon drive through the Game Reserve and we loved it. many thanks to Deon, an excellent guide. Deon taught us a lot and answered all our questions. We are very sorry we couldn`t spend more time in the reserve. Nevertheless we saw lions eating a giraffe right next to the road, the cheetahs eating an impala,... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Everything is very well arranged and all personnel was professional and willing to share their knowledge. As you have lunch and dinner with your guide and your group it's easy and natural to make new friends.

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This was a great outing, which started with high-tea at the lodge and end with sun downers on the banks of a dam occupied by a pod of Hippos. We was a pride of Lions and were privileged to hear the male roar. We were privileged to see multiple sightings of Rhino in the their natural habitat. A great reserve... More 

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Dayton,Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This was my last day in Africa and I saw some cool stuff... but this was one huge disappointment. The first thing the guide said was there was no longer a walk with the cheetahs and that our walk in the game reserve was going to be short. With all the joking in this culture, I thought he was kidding..... More 

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france
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105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Nice breakfast, very early start (6:15 am), but we did not actually walk with the cheetah. Yet, we could stroke a cheetah and a leopard which was awesome!

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

one night was pent here during our time in the Kruger area, and this was our bit of luxury, nice cabins in the grounds which you got escorted to after dark, with the sand swept every day so you could see the tracks in the morning, excellent game drives at dawn and dusk with a very knowledgeable guide (despite him... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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58 reviews 58 reviews
32 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

In one day at Tshukudu, we saw lions on a game drive and got to pet a caracal, cheetah, and leopard. This place is a must visit if you like big cats. We also saw plenty of other game. It's an amazing place not to be missed.

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