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    Thanda Safari Lodge

    P450 Bayala Hluhluwe | KwaZulu Natal, 3915, South Africa
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good9%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the reserve” (48 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (27 reviews)
    “game drives” (92 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 322 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    A very well run Safari Lodge. The rooms are spacious with private bomas, plunge pools and a glorious day bed. Good quality food and very friendly staff. We were lucky to experience the elephants coming up to the pools to drink.

    Thank Pam B
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded yesterday

    Thank you for this wonderful feedback. We are happy to hear your stay was a pleasant one. Thank you. Lara Soldat Reservation and Yield Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We will certainly be back. We absolutely loved Thanda and had amazing guides and trackers. The facilities are fantastic and all the staff are extremely helpful. The food and drinks are of high standard. We would love to have stayed longer. Thank you Kyle and...More

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

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We hope that you will visit us again soon. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our stays at Thanda are always just out of this world. The attentiveness of staff, the inviting and luxuriously finished accommodation and not to mention the food that is consistently on another level, all these and more just keep us yearning for out next visit....More

    Thank Cindy R
    Response from Lara S, other at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time again and we are so looking forward to your next visit. Best wishes, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager

    Reviewed December 2, 2017

    We stayed three nights at Thanda in late November. Firstly, if you've read old reviews on here be aware that a] the wild dogs have been moved on and b] the area of the reserve has been doubled. (There's a review on here complaining about...More

    Thank LHRA
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded December 3, 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate the feedback and we will be sure to share this with all staff. We are pleased to advise that a soft refurbishment is indeed in the pipelines. Our staff pride themselves on delivering excellent service and making...More

    Reviewed November 19, 2017

    We are a family of 3 (child aged 14) and stayed for 2 nights at Thanda (tented) and had an amazing time. The "tents' are luxurious: large, comfortable beds with great linen for a good nights sleep; lovely, spacious bathrooms (with double sinks!) and an...More

    Thank Pete W
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded November 20, 2017

    Thank you for your compliments and constructive criticism on you stay with us. We will be sure to share this with all our staff. I am pleased to share with you that we have started working on the ambiance of our dinning area as well...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • $682 - $1,440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve Hotel Hluhluwe
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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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    "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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    "All great and strategically placed for privacy"
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