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Italy
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very friendly hospitality in a wonderful scenery.The room wos very clean and dinner and breakfast was very good and all is to recommend. If we return to southafrika we come again in this beautyful place.

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Buchholz, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top Game Lodge, the spirit of African wilderness what a bloody German tourist suggest.. We did the game ride in the early morning and saw buffalows, lions, elefants, rhinos and alt of giraffs, wart pigs and without a ranger the day before during our arrival hunting cheetahs.

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Illovo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the lodge. The rooms were very comfortable with aircon which was a real treat in the heat of December. We chose the fully catered option and they went the extra mile to cater for our son who is 14 months and needs his food at very different hours to us. As we expected, there really is not a...

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Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the staff exceedingly friendly and felt as though we were staying with family. Accommodations were very, very clean and the food was excellent. I would have absolutely no hesitation in recommending African Spirit to travellers.

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Westville, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about our stay was really great, the only thing we would have liked is more time between the end of the afternoon game drive and dinner. We felt very rushed with no time even to shower and change. We also felt that the food could have been a little better with more variety and options but we did enjoy...

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Cresco, Pennsylvania
Reviewed December 7, 2016

My wife and I traveled to South Africa for a charity safari benefiting an outstanding local organization here in the Pocono Mts. of NE Pennsylvania. We used this to celebrate our 15th wedding anniversary and, to say the least, had the trip of our lives! The accommodations were beautiful and the food was plentiful and out of this world. The...

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KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed November 29, 2016

other than the fact that its a bit scary to leave the unit at night - i think this was a very refreshing , tranquil, peaceful environment and i really did enjoy the scenery. I will definitely return to this lodge with my wife for a personal trip and im sure that i can influence my company to use this...

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Raritan, New Jersey
Reviewed November 23, 2016

Although I was here for a business trip, the accommodation, hospitality, and friendliness of the staff and clients made it a pleasant and fun stay! The food was excellent. I didn't have the chance to experience all of the game drives, but the morning safari was fantastic!

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Can highly recommend African Spirit Game Lodge for their great hospitality in making you feel part of the Game Lodge with the Staff and Management being friendly and helpful towards everyone over the complete stay.

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We spent a couple of days in African Spirit Game Lodge and did 3 games in the reserve. It was great! Tanya was the perfect host, she helped us with everything we needed. The chalet was really confortable, with a lot of space and a very big bed... And Louise showed us a lot of animals during the games! I...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
African Spirit is a privately owned Big 5 game lodge situated 12 km's west of Mkuze. We invite guests to come and experience true luxury and warm African hospitality. The lodge is magnificently set in the heart of Zululand, and situated within the Zululand Rhino Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal, against the backdrop of the Lebombo Mountains.Zululand Rhino Reserve is an endangered species reserve of 24 000 hectares. It was recently proclaimed as a nature reserve and received international recognition for the introduction of 28 black rhino in 2005. The reserve hosts the BIG 5, over 70 mammal species and a diverse bird life of over 450 species.African Spirit Game Lodge accommodation is intimate and consists of 4 quaint, fully serviced chalets. Each comfortable and stylish chalet accommodates 2 people with an en-suit bathroom, air-conditioner, mini bar, ceiling fan, tea/ coffee facilities and a private veranda. The paths are well-lit and connect the chalets to the main lodge. We also offer accommodation in the form of two self-catering units - one 6 sleeper unit and one 4 sleeper unit. These units are fully furnished and fully equipped for self-catering purposes. No meals are provided for these units. Guests supply their own food. Our main lodge features a comfortable and relaxed dining room, cozy lounge, bar with viewing deck, open fire place attached to the lodge and a swimming pool with a thatched gazebo, offering our guest a welcome retreat after a day in the African bush. Our meals are your typical South African cuisine which ensures that you will never go hungry and will enjoy every bite that is carefully prepared by our cooks.Guests can spend time relaxing in their own privacy or indulge in any of the activities offered in our area including game drives, deep sea fishing, scuba diving, animal interaction, Zulu Culture Educational Tours, Horse Riding, Boat Cruises, Scenic Flights, Tiger fishing and so much more. We are in driving distance of internationally renown game parks like Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve and Thembe Elephant Park. ... more   less 

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Address: | 12 km's west of Mkuze, Zululand Rhino Reserve, Mkuze 3965, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Mkuze
Price Range: $67 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — African Spirit Game Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The chalets are quaint and romantic and the houses would suit a family well.”
  • View from hide in Tembe Elephant Park
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 of 5 bubbles smazza68, Dec 7, 2016 | Read review
“Most of the rooms were well situated and I didn't see any advantage to any room.”
 of 5 bubbles U6543BRroberth, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“Just phone and book your room”
 of 5 bubbles maraelizabeth fourie, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“There is no such thing as a bad room at African Spirit!”
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 of 5 bubbles K2Kelly, May 16, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 2 and 3 overlook a waterhole. Lovely big verandas too!”
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  • Quick- where's my swimsuit? Gotta go and cool off!
 of 5 bubbles 791carolineb, Feb 12, 2016 | Read review
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