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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We only stayed in Hlosi for one night due to an overbooking in another hotel. We were greeted by friendly staff and brought out on our first game drive immediately. It was soooooo cold (August) so make sure to pack plenty of warm clothes! There are blankets on the jeeps which help! Our ranger Chrissy was so nice and she... More 

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Amakhala Game Reserve
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to have game drives to discover big five!! Nice staff, well organized. We enjoy a lot our stay in this place. We recommand this lodge and we hope coming back one day to have others game drive.

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review! We certainly have a true passion for conservation and wildlife and are always enthusiastic about sharing the thrill of the Big 5 with others. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope you have the chance to join us again soon. Wishing you all the best, the Bailey Family... More 

Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our three night stay at Hlosi Lodge can only be described as magical. The lodge is luxurious without being uncomfortable, the staff is attentive without being in your face. Perfect, relaxed place. The accommodation was lovely and any requests made were acted upon promptly. The chef dealt with my special dietary request (vegetarian) kindly and deliciously. All the staff were... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Birgit, We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us at Hlosi. The game drive experience is something we really enjoy providing our guests with - Wonga will be so thrilled to read your review! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We hope to see you a second time. All the very best, the Bailey's and... More 

St. Gallen, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Our stay at Hlosi was all that we had expected and more. Our lodge was luxurious, the service impeccable. Melissa, the Manager was brilliant and all the staff went that extra mile to ensure that our stay was perfect. Our ranger was knowledgeable about the wildlife and we saw more animals than we had expected to. We highly recommend this... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sonia, thank you so much for your great review! We are extremely proud to hear that you found our service impeccable and that you would recommend us. We will certainly pass on your wonderful compliments to Melissa and the rest of our staff - it is always wonderful to hear such positive feedback. We hope to see you again... More 

Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Hlosi is such a lovely lovely place to stay. We had a family lodge which has plenty of room for us and 2 messy teenagers, house keeping did a brilliant job of keeping the place tidy, clean and warm. We stayed 4 nights, so we're able to do 5 Game Drives so managed the big 5, although those elephants sure... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

It sounds like a very successful family holiday, we are so glad to have been a part of it! It is wonderful to hear your feedback, especially on our staff who we could not value more for their amazing ability to create a fabulous experience for our guests. Christy is delighted to hear your description of her, and we will... More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We had an absolutely amazing time. Our three night stay far exceeded our expectations. The lodge was lovely with wildlife outside the window. The staff were very friendly and the service was great. The food was lovely - breakfast, high tea and dinner all beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. However, the game drives, with our ranger Roan, were fantastic; we... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Peter, Agreed, those winter mornings can get a bit chilly, we do try our best to keep everyone warm and happy, but warm clothes is definitely some good advice from you. Thank you for staying with us, it is wonderful to hear your great feedback and to know our hard work pays off. We are overjoyed that your time... More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We had an amazing Game Drive and delicious lunch after our game drive. We saw the lions enjoying their kill and an attempt at another kill by a young lioness. Amazing to watch. The lunch was delicious and would come back again.

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Julie, what an exciting thing to witness! It is wonderful to hear it was a successful day safari experience and we certainly do hope to see you again soon for some more wildlife viewings. All the best, the Bailey family and Hlosi team. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

What an mazing location and lodge. The staff were very friendly and the room was just perfect. Being able to sit out in total privacy and watch the wildlife pass by was incredible. Our safari trips were the highlight of an amazing holiday and the our tour guide was able to find every animal in the park (except the male... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Ciaran, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so pleased you had a wonderful time and your holiday ended off on such a high note. We would certainly love to have you back for a longer stay, those lions will be waiting to be spotted by you. We hope your trip back... More 

Amakhala Game Reserve
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We loved staying there and will definately be back. The staff were amazing. The service we received was great. The game drives a must for all. The view from our room was great. We really enjoyed our stay

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this warm review. We are glad you had such a lovely time and are looking forward to your return someday soon. Wishing you all the best, the Bailey family and Hlosi team. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Friends of ours from the Eastern Cape recommended that we stay at Amakhala as opposed to going to Kruger. We were so grateful for the advice. No malaria medication, no hassles, easy drive from Port Elizabeth. Hlosi Game Lodge was everything we imagined and more! We stayed in the family suite with our adult daughter. The room was spacious, beds... More 

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100roaringlions, Owner at Hlosi Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are so very pleased to hear your decision to come to the Amakhala turned out so well, it is definitely a bonus to be situated in a Malaria-free zone and close to Port Elizabeth, and strive to provide comfort and luxury within a safari setting. An exciting and natural experience with the... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hlosi Game Lodge Offers 4-Star Family-Friendly Safari Trips In The 7 500 ha Malaria-Free Amakhala Game Reserve, Eastern Cape South Africa. Hlosi Game Lodge is a small 6-room game lodge in Addo, near the city of Port Elizabeth offering rich wild life game-viewing and luxurious game lodge accommodation for the whole family. Our six suites lie along a gentle curve of hill above a river plain, and offer wide-open views from your private deck. The main lodge includes elegant lounge and dining areas, and a hard-to-leave bar overlooking the swimming pool and waterhole. With only six suites, Hlosi offers a unique, intimate safari trip with personal game viewing experiences. We're privileged to be able to share our love for conservation, food and life with you. Our four double suites and two 2-roomed family suites may also be booked exclusively as an intimate venue for small team-building events, conferences and weddings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hlosi Game Lodge

Address: R342 Landman Road | Off N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Amakhala Game Reserve
Price Range: $328 - $712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hlosi Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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