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Protea Zebula Lodge

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20 minutes drive from Bela Bela | Mabula District, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bush lodge accommodation is a large, luxury suite, it's spacious, huge king bed, enormous bathroom with tea & coffe station and mini bar. Each suite has an outside patio with chairs & you have an unobstructed sunset view. It's peaceful and calming spending some time here.

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Thank Maureen E
hpoole2016, Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Maureen Thanks so much for the great review! We look forward to hosting you soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Protea (Marriott) Zebula lodge. A magnificent hotel with African luxury. It has a good golf course and offers the options of lodge rooms and large houses for sharing for people groups of 4-8. The house I feel is a better option as each room as an e-suite bathroom with sheer luxury of Jacuzzi bath and pairs shower. The room is... More 

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S_Terblanche, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for writing such a detailed review on Protea Zebula Lodge. Your comments are highly valued and we are very happy to hear you have enjoyed your business trip to Zebula. Our luxury self-catering houses are ideal for a corporate break away, as the houses offer enough comfort and privacy to reconnect with your colleagues. Please note... More 

Johannesburg
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57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Was there for a conference which was held in one of the huge "homes" that are for rental, with the top floor being the conference centre. Only spent one night, but everything was well organised. The client arranged a braai evening (barbeque,) under the stars at the accommodation/lodge, and this was really well-managed and tasty. My own accommodation was really... More 

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S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear AkiJohannesburg, Thank you for the feedback on your recent visit to Protea Zebula Lodge. We are pleased to hear the conference you have attended in Eagle's Nest went well and that you have enjoyed our site braai offering under the beautiful bushveld night skies. We have noted your concern with regards to the television in the room and have... More 

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The Room is clean and very spacious and comes in the form of a chalet (20 in total) with a king size bed private bath and shower. There is satellite TV, bar fridge and all other items that you expect from a 4 star hotel.

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S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Marius B, Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. Our 4* Bush Lodge Chalets and 5* Waterberg Lodge Rooms are perfect for romantic breakaways. We appreciate your feedback and are happy to hear we were able to meet your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards The... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

I absolutely loved this place. I went on a 2 hour game drive and played with lion cubs and got to pet a cheetah! Lovely people and the game drive was absolutely amazing and informative all the way through. Loved the tour guide! Will definitely go back again when I come back to South Africa!

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Thank Kiara R
S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kiara R, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an awesome review. We are very pleased to hear you have enjoyed your stay at Zebula during your visit to Sunny South Africa. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards The Zebula TEAM More 

Johannesburg
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30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

We spent a long weekend at one of the private homes Protea manages at Zebula, the Zebu Lodge. We loved every moment of it. The lodge has 5 bedrooms all en-suite and a central house with an entertainment area, jacuzzi and tv rooms. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The lodge clean and well serviced. We will definitely go... More 

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S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Yorish, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Our luxury self-catering houses are definitely a favorite when visiting Zebula with friends and family. We are very happy to hear you’ve enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards The Zebula TEAM More 

Community of Madrid, Spain
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

It´s just amazing that you can play golf and have to stop because there´s a giraffe on the green!!!! The villas are perfect for families, rooms are really big, bathroom with double showers and jacuzzi. Pool on the 1st floor and barbecue. I wish I could have stayed longer there. While staying there, go to the Adventure with Elephants.

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Thank Cbazille
S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cbazille, Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review. We are delighted to hear you’ve enjoyed your stay and round of golf with us. We are truly blessed to be able to play golf and view animals all at the same time! Our Luxury Self-catering Houses are indeed very spacious and ideal for families. We... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We were in heaven over the weekend, from the security at the gate to all the staff in general, freindly and helpful. Beautiful views of the Waterberg mountains, abundant wild life, I can go on and on.The security manager ended up helping us change our wheel on the game viewer when we had a flat tyre whilst giving us a... More 

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Thank ethanmark
S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ethanmark, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your kind comments as it is absolutely necessary for us to get feedback from our guests. We are delighted to hear that our Security TEAM made your stay extra special. We look forward to your next visit in the near future. Kind regards The Zebula TEAM More 

Gauteng, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Due to my work I am a frequent hotel dweller, but my oh my what a lovely stay we had. The Protea hotel group must be complimented for their customer service in general but goodness the staff at Protea Zebula Lodge was beyond professional, friendly, helpful - awesome! The rooms are excellent in terms of its layout as well as... More 

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Thank Ria V
S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ria V, Thank you for your 5-star review and your kind comments. At Protea Zebula Lodge we don’t only meet guests expectations but strive to exceed their expectations, we are truly delighted to hear that we’ve succeeded and that you've enjoyed your stay with us. Protea Zebula Lodge is flexible to cater to everybody’s needs – from singles, couple... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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288 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This although a protea is a a private rental pool run by Protea hotels. The facilities are great and in general each lodge has tried to out do the next. The bedding at our lodge was great there was a lovely outdoor fire place, the kitchen and rooms were amazing. You book through protea and then the lodge is allocated... More 

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Thank Grennie47
S_Terblanche, Public Relations Manager at Protea Zebula Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Grennie47, Thank you for rating Protea Zebula Lodge 4/5 and for writing such kind comments. Our private Luxury Self-catering Houses are great for family break-aways or a get-together with friends. We are very pleased to hear you've enjouyed your stay with us. Kind regards The Zebula TEAM More 

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