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Umzolozolo Lodge

Umzolozolo Lodge | Nambiti Private Reserve, Ladysmith 4034, South Africa
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Umzolozolo Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic few days at Umzolozolo lodge from the very first moment we met our Game Ranger to the moment we left. It was an authentic experience and a moment in my life I could embrace the wild in its natural glory. It was an adventure to track down the lions but they soon ventured down into the... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

From the moment we walked in we were made to feel at home by Debbie, Dave and Clinton. The room was beautiful, overlooking the reserve . We did not get to use the outdoor shower, because the winter suddenly kicked in, but the hot bath after the game drive was a romantic alternative. And then off to a wonderful dinner.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My husband and I came over from Canada and stayed 4 nights. We were joined by 3 friends and we all enjoyed the experience. Dave and Debbie were wonderful hosts. The food was outstanding, served by friendly staff. The game drives were the highlight, Dave is extremely knowledgeable and went over and beyond to find animals, 4 legged ones as... More

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

What an amazing game lodge, very homely and tranquil. Would have loved to stay a lot longer. Thanks Dave, Debbie and staff for your awesome hospitality. Will definitely come again in my private capacity.

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

What an AMAZING weekend. Wow! The intimacy and luxury of the lodge, the breath-taking scenery and the most exhilarating game drives! Debbie and Dave made us feel so welcome and Rowan is so knowledgeable – he knew the answer to every obscure question that my kids threw at him! We had the most amazing memorable weekend and will definitely be... More

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Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed in 2 lodges in the Game Park and this was the standout. The hosts Debbie and Dave were so hospitable and delightful company. The food was exceptional and the rooms beautifully decorated. the position of the Lodge on the hill makes for spectacular views. We would stay there again in a heartbeat.

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Durban
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

There was never a dull moment during our stay at the lodge. The entire team was amazing and every need was taken care of effortlessly. Dave and Debbie create a warm, relaxed, family atmosphere without sacrificing the feeling of luxury and being totally pampered. The food was scrumptious, Clinton made sure our glasses were always full and we love the... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Umzolozolo's location is unequalled. From the southern gate of the reserve where you park your car it is a short 10 minutes drive to the lodge. The position on top of the hill with awesome views is truly memorable. Each chalet is large and spacious with it's own private views as well. Everything you need is there and if you... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We are returning guests to Nambiti Game Reserve and have already stayed at Elephant Rock Lodge and Springbok Lodge. We spent a long weekend at Umzolozolo and were blown away by the beauty of this lodge. From the moment we arrived until the day we left, we were spoilt and made feel so welcome. A big thank you to Clint... More

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Kloof, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

No words can describe our absolutely incredible experience at Umzolozolo. The presidential suite was unbelievable, the food out of this world (I think we came back a few kgs heavier :) ), and the game drives an absolute dream. To Clinton and the staff at the lodge thank you for the most spectacular hospitality ever, every single detail was amazing.... More

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Address: Umzolozolo Lodge | Nambiti Private Reserve, Ladysmith 4034, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ladysmith

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