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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a luxury tent which was incredibly comfortable with a view that expands forever & makes you feel completely secluded. Nyala walking around the camp was special. The attention to detail here was impeccable with such friendly staff! Martin, the ranger & Nhlanhla,...More

Thank Kelly S
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for this fantastic feedback which I will share with all the staff. We are delighted that you had a great stay with us. We hope that you will visit us again soon! Best Regards, Lara Soldat

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on Monday Midday 2 pm Parked our vehicle at the gate and were collected by Landrover and driven to the lodge . I like this idea as you feel you are on holiday from the minute you arrive at the Gate Entrance ....More

Thank Gareth R
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time. I will be sure to share this with all our staff. We hope you will visit us again soon! Kind Regards, Lara Soldat

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a resident Zululander this was my first ever visit to a luxury lodge. So many previous posts so I will focus on the good and the bad in brief. Our game guide and tracker, Kyle & Sabelo, were fantastic. They went out of their...More

Thank Vanessa M
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Day Vanessa M, We appreciate your comments regarding your stay with us at Thanda. It is always great to receive both positive and constructive feedback. I will ensure that your comments are shared with our teams accordingly and that the maintenance team is aware...More

Reviewed May 20, 2018

My husband and I stayed at Lodge No 1 and not all the lodges were booked, so it felt very luxurious, yet not deserted. Lovely place to stress down at. + Food & wine were great. Breakfast buffet was also excellent, and everything of high...More

Thank ScaniaSwede
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are delighted to hear you had a good stay at Thanda. We hope that you will be back soon to visit us again. Thank you. Lara Soldat

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Thank you for a unforgettable experience. We enjoyed this luxury bush experience tremendously. From the most amazing game drives with Zakes and Matthew to the friendly and most professional service of Lynda, Fikile and Fikile ‘Elephant ‘ at the lodge. This is a bucket list...More

Thank Johan V
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded April 5, 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review which we will share with all our staff. We are absolutely delighted to hear you had a wonderful experience and we hope that you will visit us again soon! Best Regards, Lara Soldat

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
$402 - $1,279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$402 - $1,279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sezzy78
August 22, 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Good Day Sezzy78, WiFi is available at Thanda Safari Lodge in all public areas and in the Bush Suites but can be intermittent depending on the weather. Electrical appliances such as Hairdryers (we have these in the suites... More
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Jang53
August 5, 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Good Evening, The rates include accommodation, three meals per day, two game drives per day as well as selected local beverages. Thank you for your interest in Thanda. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager
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Anne W
January 19, 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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"I think any room at the Safari Lodge would be good"
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"Lodges 1 and 2 are nearest reception and the restaurant are convenient and quiet"
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"If you go for 4 days, stay two nights in the tents and two in the lodge."
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"All 3 venues are breathtaking"
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