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Kurhula Wildlife Lodge

3.0 of 5 Parsons Nature Reserve 155KT | Plotnumber 25, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Akureyri, Iceland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Stayed here for 6 nights. Excellent location, quiet surroundings, clean, spacious room with tea/coffee making facilities, internet connection, good food, caring hosts. What a wonderful way to begin our holiday (our first visit to the African continent). Sander and Kim thank you so much and all the best.

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Rossum, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Before we arrived at the location we had to drive over a 12km dirt road. Please make sure you use a suitable car, when you want to travel towards this location. (no 4x4, but high on wheels in recommended) But finally there it is more than great. The food is excellent. The location is beautiful. The animals are walking across... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay in the Kurhula lodge. It took us some time to get there. but it was well worth the travel. The location is beautifully located, close to the kruger park and a river in the front yard with hippo's, elephants and some impala's. Our hosts did everything for us to make it a wonderful stay... More

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Bilzen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was a once in a lifetime experience. From the lodge to the food, to the game drive, to the wild animals we saw in the garden. It was truly amazing! If you want something special you should go to this place!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Simple lodge that's clean with excellent service. The owners are amazingly friendly, helpful, and accommodating. They picked us up from the airport for a good price and made us a nice breakfast/brunch the next day for our safari throughout Kruger National Park, The food is cooked in house and amazing. I did not have a mediocre meal the entire stay.... More

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Shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The lodge was perfect. Everything we'd hoped for. Elephant chewed through leaves thirty feet away from us and a huge croc loafed around on a mud bank on the river. The food was excellent, thoughtfully presented and skilfully created. Our hosts were attentive and eager to make our week a fabulous one. We will definitely be visiting again in the... More

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Amamoor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Our stay at Kurhula Lodge was excellent . The setting was beautiful with the river in front of the lodge . Our hosts were fantastic and very with all aspects of our holiday. The food was superb and being a small intimate lodge added to its appeal.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed with Sanders and Kim for only a night, but it was amazing. Their property and hospitality were spectacular. The property is on the Oliphant river and there was a momma and three week old Hippo in the river. They BBQed out side on a beautiful deck and we lounged in the pool over looking the river. Sanders made... More

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Soest, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed at Kurhula for 3 nights and had a wonderful stay. The owners, Kim & Sander, make you feel as a real guest and do anything possible to make your stay unforgettable. Combined with excellent food and service this is really a place to come back to.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My friend and I spent a single night at Kurhula Wildlife Lodge and wished that we had booked more. The surroundings in themselves are magnificent with an overlook of the Olifants river from the nice pool. And the lovely owners Kim and Sander do everything to make you feel welcome and well taken care of! Also the superb accomodation, the... More

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Address: Parsons Nature Reserve 155KT | Plotnumber 25, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Private Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kurhula Wildlife Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Kurhula Wildlife Lodge South Africa/Balule Private Game Reserve

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