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    Thanda Safari Lodge

    P450 Bayala Hluhluwe | KwaZulu Natal, 3915, South Africa
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    Traveler (468)
    Room & Suite (109)
    Dining (43)
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the reserve” (47 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (26 reviews)
    “game drive” (39 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed April 22, 2014

    We spent two nights in the tented camp and thoroughly enjoyed the experience , no electricity but candles at night and a wonderful tent made our bush experience magical . We had four game drives in small land rovers and saw all the big five...More

    Thank travelboy72
    Reviewed April 20, 2014

    Villa Izulu is absolutely beautiful. It's extremely spacious, equipped with a library stocked with books for all tastes, musical instruments for those so inclined (I had a baby grand piano to play on - albeit in want of some maintenance, and guitars), lounge areas indoors...More

    Thank Tammy0364
    Reviewed April 15, 2014

    We rented the Villa iZulu in March 2014. It was one of the most incredible experiences I've had. The staff was lovely, the property breathtaking, the safaris mind-blowing and the food exceptional. We truly have not even a drip of negative feedback, we loved every...More

    1  Thank Meghan H
    Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

    Thanda is very conveniently located only a Short drive off the N2. Excellent tented camp which is more luxury than Any tent you ve ever seen. , skilled and friendly staff, but most important; the best game driver! Really made an effort to find what...More

    1  Thank Cala084
    Reviewed April 10, 2014

    We arrived to a very warm welcome by staff at the main gate and stayed for three nights at Thanda Lodge. The staff were incredible as was the food and our room was stunning with total privacy. We had Elephants drinking from our private pool...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • $567 - $1,703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    Traveler (468)
    Room & Suite (109)
    Dining (43)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (410)
    Bathroom (20)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    August 22, 2017|
    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
    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
    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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