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Sable Road, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s hard to put into words what our stay at Toro Yaka was like as I worry it won’t do it justice and I suppose that’s why it’s taken me so long to write this. Every part of our six days there was truly spectacular....More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of little place. The service you get and attention to detail from all staff is what makes this gem. I absolutely loved every minute of my stay. Excellent food too, great setting for every meal, wonderful easy and relaxed game drives...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from toroyaka2006, Manager at Toro Yaka Bush LodgeResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate the feedback and are very happy hear that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi: We stayed in Toro Yaka October 10 - 14, 2018 We had an amazing stay at Toro Yaka, a real standout experience in our well travelled lives. Tried a couple of times to write a review, but Toro Yaka, just about beyond words. We...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Freedom367749
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Toro Yaka for four nights and we had the best time ever. Nicole and the team are doing an amazing job. The food is sensational and the lodge is located in the beautiful Balule Nature reserve. Mike, our scout, was just fantastic...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Philipp K
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Extremely impressed with Nicole's hospitality and the excellent service and attention provided by her staff. Each member of staff knew their guests names and were always friendly and polite, an excellent example of customer service and attention. Food was excellent throughout our stay and Nicole...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Owner/Manager team Steve & Nicole Baillie would like to invite you to visit Toro Yaka Bush Lodge. This special lodge is nestled in the heart of the Balule Nature Reserve, a 38 000 hectare conservancy, which More forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park area. ToroYaka means “My Dream” in Northern Sotho, one of South Africa’s local languages, and the creation of Toro Yaka Bush Lodge has fulfilled the dreams of Steve and Nicole, by establishing a haven of peace and tranquility from which to share their passion for nature. The lodge has been designed in a modern elegant style, with a relaxed atmosphere, allowing guests to sit back, relax and feel at home. The six en-suite double rooms ensure tranquility and comfort at all times. Steve has spent more than a decade sharing his knowledge and love for the bush with clients from all over the world at luxury game lodges throughout South Africa. Nicole is a qualified holistic massage therapist and takes care of all the tiny details. Together with the Toro Yaka Staff, they will ensure your stay to be a memorable one. Balule is home to a large variety of plants and animals. From the smallest spider to the largest elephant, from the tiniest flower to a 1000 year old Leadwood tree, owls at night and eagles by day, every aspect of the ecosystem is explored. The Olifants River, which flows year round through the Balule, is home to hippos and crocodiles, and the whole area is one of scenic splendor, with the northern tip of the Drakensberg mountain range being visible from many points. Together with all of this, Toro Yaka Bush Lodge offers you good home cooked food, friendly service, warm South African Hospitality and loads of enthusiasm. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Also Known As
Toro Yaka Bush Lodge South Africa/Balule Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Also Known As
Toro Yaka Bush Lodge South Africa/Balule Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
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tara294
July 11, 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Yes, we do accommodate a vegetarian diet.
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Bridget D
January 7, 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Hello Bridget, Thank you for the enquiry. All our safari activities (game drives and bush walks) are conducted in the Balule Nature Reserve. We can organise days trip stop the Kruger National Park if you like. The Closest... More
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"Only 4 rooms, all great!"
Freedom367749
2 weeks ago
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"Corner lodges offer views oacross the landscape."
BRINGRIFF8
Nov 25, 2018
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"Rooms on ends have better view"
pieter444
Nov 14, 2018
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"All the rooms were super. We had the elephant room, which directly overlooked the watering hole."
fortonbear
Mar 2, 2018
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