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Tsala Treetop Lodge

568 reviews
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“plunge pool”(60 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(36 reviews)
“our honeymoon”(52 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Tsala as part of our honeymoon trip to South Africa. We loved the property from the moment we arrived, our lodge was number 16 and was fabulous, we dined in both restaurants and had breakfast each morning, all meals were excellent as...More

Thank GilThorn
Response from TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop LodgeResponded 2 days ago

We are very glad that we could share in your honeymoon celebrations and hope to see you back for many anniversaries in the future

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved everything about Tsala Treetop! The views are amazing and the villa was perfect - spacious and beautifully decorated. A special thanks to Travis who has gone out of his way to make our stay unforgettable!

Thank Lisa0526
Response from TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate all the feedback we get and it is especially nice when one of our team gets acknowledged for the hard work they put in!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly greeted on arriving shortly before Christmas. We felt as if everyone went out of their way to make us feel at home. Living in the tree tops for a few (short) days was magical. Christmas Eve was made very special. The dining...More

Thank LovesRestaurants2014
Response from TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

It was such a pleasure to share Christmas with you. We hope that the memories made at Tsala in 2017 will linger with you for a long time.

Reviewed December 1, 2017

Exceptional location, and amazingly property. Photos don’t do it justice. One of the most memorable places we have ever had the pleasure of visiting. Professional staff, led by Karin, one of the best managers we have ever had the pleasure of staying with. Leading a...More

2  Thank JKlondon09
Response from TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop LodgeResponded December 3, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is so nice to be able to share feedback like this with my team. It is a privilege to be part of such a wonderful place as Tsala and to be able to share its magic...More

Reviewed November 24, 2017

I was really looking forward to the famous Tsala experience but it turned out to be the lowest point of the whole trip for me. Wifi didn't work, my heating didn't work (leading to no sleep as the room was freezing cold) and shockingly there...More

3  Thank andreaJ7442DG
Response from TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop LodgeResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we have sent you a personal mail in response. Regards Karin Webber General Manager

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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$622 - $1,126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$622 - $1,126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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January 29, 2017|
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Response from HunterHotels1989 | Property representative |
Hi Mike, Thank you for your question regarding children at Tsala - children 8 years and older are welcome in the Treetop Villas and 10 years and older in the Treetop Suites. Perhaps we can suggest Hunter's Country House... More
October 15, 2016|
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Response from TsalaTreetopLodge | Property representative |
The suites are lovely - room 1 is the furthest from the lodge and room 4 and 5 are the closest. If you are more than 2 people you may want a villa - Villa 11 being the closest and 17 being the furthest. All rooms have... More
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"All of the wonderful individual suites are "good rooms"."
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"We loved the 2 bedroom villa - good for friends traveling together or a family."
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"Check your ac unit works! Ours created loud periodic noises throughout the night, keeping us awake."
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"They're all wonderful"
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