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Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 days for the end of a 10 day family roadtrip in February; it was supposed to be the ultimate experience of the vacation of a lifetime. The place is indeed great, no questions. But Pezulu does not understand the difference between guests and customers. No power: Electricy outage are common in the region and we arrived in... More 

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ClaudeHoedspruit, Owner at Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear SP, I do apologize sincerely for this unfortunate experience. Unfortunately I was not on site as I was in hospital for 2 weeks from the 25 February on. I take seriously note of your comments and will take the appropriate action. The guests satisfaction is very important to me. However one must also understand that we cannot be held... More 

Krugersdorp, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The structure and the idea are great but the place is terribly run down. The bedding and towels are old and the mosquito net filthy. There is no consistency with regards to the food, one day its a buffet, the next you get some scrambled egg and a piece of bacon. the staff really try hard and are very good... More 

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ClaudeHoedspruit, Owner at Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge, responded to this review

We do apologize if we did not meet your expectations. We regularly invest in new bedding and towels,etc… We ordered a new mosquito net as previous guests left the balcony door open and allowed the monkeys to get inside and tear it into pieces at some spots. We had to stitch some spots until the new one gets delivered as... More 

Gold Coast
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Well the Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge certainly exceeded our expectations. We stayed at Pezulu for two nights and the purpose of our stay was to simply enjoy the beauty of the place as we had already been on safaris for 9 days. We were lucky as we had a different tree house each night. Our first night was in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were 2 adults and 1 child. Accommodation: We stayed in the tree house called: Bushwillow. It consisted of: 1) 2 X large bedrooms; 2) 1X large bathroom with a toilet, washbasin and a big "corner" bath; 3) 2 X sitting areas "decks" with views of the bush and wildlife; 4) 1 X Outside "semi open" bathroom with a toilet,... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were greeted with friendly faces, even though we got a little lost and only arrived way after our booking in time. The food was amazing and we were treated to a private dinner for our honeymoon. Nicole and Manus were such great hosts and really looked after us. We stayed in the amazing honeymoon treehouse and saw four of... More 

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Wow - we stayed in our very own treehouse, complete with outdoor shower, enormous bed and free treefrog in the bathroom! We had such a warm welcome although arriving quite late after a long day drive from Joburg. The game drives were great - in a private reserve nearby with skilled driver and tracker we saw loads of wildlife. The... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

What a great experience!!! We stayed in Falsethorn (family treehouse) and it was huge. It was way more space than our party of 3 needed. The treehouse was complete with bush babies that provided lots of entertainment and were a highlight of the trip. The staff was so friendly you felt like family. The food was not fancy, but tasty... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

we stayed in Knobthorn, 4 of us, the shower was outdoors (open at head height onto the balcony), so unusal experience chatting to your friends whilst in shower, all 4 beds were in same room, probably very good for a family, but not what we expected. having said that the rooms were beautiful and the 'restaurant' was very African, with... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed in the Honeymoon Suite and my family stayed in the Standard Tree House. The Standard Tree House is smaller but has an outdoor shower and seating area. The Honeymoon suite is roomier and has a nice outside balcony area. Both tree houses have open plan bathrooms so you need to be comfortable sharing the room. We didn't see... More 

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ClaudeHoedspruit, Owner at Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Theresa, Just a short note to say thank you for the wonderful comments you have posted. Especially your commendations on the service and food received by our team are much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back soon to experience the other tree houses as they are all individual and unique ! Warm regards, Claude More 

Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I wish we had booked more than just one night here. My family booked 4 rooms here. Each room was more amazing than the next! Each room is different, it has its own personality and the uniqueness is something you cant describe, you just have to see it (including outdoor showers if you dared - otherwise you could use the... More 

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ClaudeHoedspruit, Owner at Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Yo, Thank you very much for your posting such a nice review. A one night stay is indeed too short to experience the whole layout and concept of the lodge. I am glad you experienced our lovely peaceful sunsets from your balcony with our wildlife passing in front of your tree house. I hope you will keep this magic... More 

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