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Bushlands Game Lodge

P.o. Box 79, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
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Bushlands Game Lodge
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Ranked #7 of 7 Hotels in Hluhluwe
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was given a very shabby room very far from reception / dining area. I dealt with it for first night but asked for a different room the next day -- manager refused to come to reception; the supervising grounds keeper finally took it upon himself to move me to more suitable accommodation - the new room far superior!! needless... More 

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Bernalillo, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were excited to spend a few nights in a private game preserve. We did see antelope, bushbabies, and birds. It's important to know the cabins are connected to each other, reception (closed at night) and dining room by wooden walkways about 6 feet off the ground. Seems cool but the railings are poor and the decking is very uneven.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We were part of a large party which was staying at the lodge for two nights and included a three hour safari each day for three days. On our arrival and inside the lodge grounds our bus was blocked by three Giraffes! FAB!! We were shown to our family block which was some distance away from the reception/restaurant. This was... More 

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Cape town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

A pleasant surprise, away from all, without all the frills and trimmings at a very reasonable rate. Friendly staff, good food - a good selection of that should please most guests. When next in the area, certainly to stay

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I was fortunate enough to spend 3 nights at Bushland with my family. The accommodation was clean and comfortable. We have took unguided walks through the reserve and got some great opportunities for photos of zebra, giraffe and even ostrich. The hide offers a relaxing environment to spend a few hours overlooking the waterhole looking for game or just to... More 

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Antigua
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Bushlands. The staff are all very friendly and passionate about what they do. The location is ideal for exploring the big five reserves but the wow factor was going for a morning run and passing the game including 4 giraffes with a three month old baby, Its beautiful being able to hike as a... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Just finish a great 2 day break, only shame it was too short. Staff were very welcoming. Lovely cottage on the raised walkways, plenty of privacy which is important to us, could not fault the room, nice touch of shampoo, body cream etc. food was a nice surprise, homely, good choice, very nice veggies not overcooked, which was such a... More 

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Ormeau, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We were in a self catering unit. These were pleasant enough although the lounge kitchen area was on the small side particularly considering these are 6 sleepers and the kids go in the lounge. Great playground for kids we could look out over. The BBQ grill was missing, luckily place wasn't full took from next door. One afternoon we could... More 

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Hamar, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We were a group of 20 booked for a period of 4 days from 2 - 6 January 2013. I personally made our bookings through SA Places 7 months prior and requested specific self-catering units. I paid everything upfront and our specific lodging was confirmed. On arrival we were allocated completely different rooms, our rooms had already been given to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

First time staying at Bushlands self catering units. Bathroom in a terrible state....bath dirty and floor dirty as well. Linen on bunk beds not clean...even hairs in the top bunk. Roasting tray was dirty with old fat in it. There were no bath towels and when they did bring towels, only left 5 and there were 6 of us....! But... More 

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