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Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, Skukuza 1242, South Africa
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Ulusaba Private Game Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews 95 reviews
22 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I wasn't expecting to like this place quite as much as I did! I knew it would be lovely but it went beyond that. Although my first view of the rock suite bathroom was a greeting by two spiders (!), I didn't let that get in the way of a fabulous stay. Rock suite.....lovely, bit dark in the bathroom, bed... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

Everything about this place is amazing...honestly! From the moment to arrive to the minute you leave, you feel like a celebrity. The friendly customer service is like nothing we had ever experienced! The food, the drink, the lodge, the staff, the safari, the local village tour - everything is superb! We stayed in the safari lodge but went up to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Ulusaba, nestled in the bush and neighbouring Kruger park, is a special experience indeed. Its a high-end luxury resort so there are certain trimming and touches which one does come to expect to a degree, but even so I was wowed at the above-and-beyond approach to customer service several times. Trip to Ulusaba is a bit long-winded, involving at least... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

This was my second visit to Ulusaba and was as expected an amazing experience all around . The lodge is extremely beautiful and the public areas and gardens are super beautiful clean and comfortable . We stayed in a gorgeous Elephant room and the room was everything you can wish for . Large and decorated with good taste down to... More

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Oxford, Pennsylvania
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43 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Wife and I spent three days in the Rock Lodge, staying in the Rock Suite. The suite was beautiful, comfortable, and had a wonderful view. The food was, indeed, gourmet with three main course selections every night. They readily met all dietary needs and requests. There were two game drives a day one at 0600 and the second started at... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

My partner and i were married at rock lodge in May every detail was taken care of. We stayed at Ulusaba for 4 nights, and we both had the most amazing time from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. There is so much to say all packed into the four days. Food was amazing, all staff were... More

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Cumbria
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We have visited Ulusaba safari lodge on 2 occasions and wouldn't hesitate to return the value for money is superb. The quality of food and wine is of the highest standard my husband doesn't eat meat or veg but the chef worked very hard to deliver delicious meals for both lunch and dinner for him each day. I think some... More

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Paris, France
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

As with most reviewers, I completely agree that Ulusaba's facilities, accommodation, food, staff and overall experience are nothing short of superb. From the greeting until departure, your every wish is fulfilled with grace, professionalism and confidence. I stayed purposefully 2 nights at the Rock lodge and 3 nites at Safari lodge to have both experiences and that was worth it.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012 via mobile

My wife and went to Ulusaba last summer as part of a group. We stayed at Rock Lodge and had Trevor and Sam as our guide/ tracker. We have been fortunate to travel a lot, and I cannot imagine a better vacation experience than what we found at Ulusaba. Period. Staff was awesome from the moment we touched down until... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

we have just returned from 4 aboslutely amazing days in the bush. having stayed at other upmarkert lodgs in the area we were blown away by our time here. the understated attention to detail left nothing short of perferect. meals were at better than standard expected and knowledge of game guides beyond expecations. can't wait to return with the children.

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Address: Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, Skukuza 1242, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Skukuza
Also Known As:
Ulusaba Private Game Hotel Skukuza
Ulusaba Private Game Lodge South Africa/Skukuza

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