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Pakamisa Private Game Reserve

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52-3 Nongoma Rd, Pongola 3170 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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5 Star accommodation
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All reviews horse riding the reserve heaven on earth bush walk food was absolutely outstanding wonderful days star lodge overlooking the valley every meal amazing experience an oasis isabella horses archery stables zebra library
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic service and friendly staff. Riding was our main focus and we enjoyed it a lot. New years dinner was super, breakfast w a view. Overall an experience we (family of four, kids 11 and 13) can recommend.More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Pakamisa, Owner at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking your time to write a comment about your stay at Pakamisa. It means a lot for us to hear that your stay was enjoyable and that your horse rides will be memorable for you. The Pakamisa Team thanks for your visit....More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for two wonderful days. The rooms are very large and spacious. You also have access to your own patio area with beautiful views. The whole Lodge is stunning with views from everywhere overlooking the valley. They had a well...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Julie K
Response from Pakamisa, Owner at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded May 25, 2018

Dear Julie, Thank you for taking your time to write your comments of your Pakamisa experience. We are pleased that your expectations were met, not only you will remember the omelet and the gourmet meals but also the game viewing on horseback. The Pakamisa Team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful week at Pakamisa. We went for horseriding and horseriding we got! Riding among giraffes, gnoes, zebra, nyala, ..., with horses well trained by Isabella herself and also kept very well (always a concern to us, but no worries here). She finds...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Pakamisa, Owner at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful write up about your stay at Pakamisa. It was a great pleasure to have our horsey talks during our horse rides, I can learn from my guests and appreciate our interaction. The Pakamisa Team & I are hoping...More

Reviewed November 22, 2018

We had the most romantic dinner ever with great wine and food. The meals, service and general hospitality were great. Rooms might need a few modern touches. Overall, we had a great stay and would highly recommend it.More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Pakamisa, Owner at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded November 24, 2018

Thank you for your review and comments! We are aware of your note referring the modern touches and are taking your comment serious in order to give our rooms a new more modern look. Hope to see you back one day. Best regards, Isabella &...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We’re currently staying at this gem of a lodge. It was recommended to us by another quality establishment that we stayed at previously on this trip. After a hard 3 month trip & 12,000 klm’s of self-driving across Africa, we needed a place to relax,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Response from Pakamisa, Owner at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded August 4, 2018

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you so much for taking your time for writing your experience at Pakamisa. Looking forward to receiving you back one day! Warm regards, Isabella & Pakamisa Team

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Discover the taste of Paradise at this perfect Hide-away! If you are looking for something a little less formal but nonetheless exclusive, then this lodge is for you! Views are inescapable from almost anywhere More on the property, not least from your private veranda. The eight suites are huge, lightly Mediterranean in style, with elegant furniture and superb bathrooms. There is so much to do here - archery, clay-target shooting, bushwalking, game drives and riding – of course! At Pakamisa, the superior game-viewing vehicle is a horse! And these divine creatures, trained by the owner Isabella herself, are bred to be more than merely mode of transport. Exciting game viewing is offered on horseback for all riding abilities. To work off the calories, bushwalks and mountain bike trails await. For the more laid-back options, be gobbled up by the beautiful library or enjoy the impressive collection of rare African artifacts and paintings in the enormous, high-ceilinged entrance hall. Otherwise pull up a basket chair, drink in hand, and lap up the lovely big pool and sprawling views beyond. Meals are an occasion; enjoy mouth-watering breakfasts to delicious alfresco lunches on the panoramic veranda of the award-winning El Prado restaurant. Contemporary and international cuisine is beautifully presented, enhancing a traditional dining experience in the elegant dining room or “Out of Africa” style under the stars. The restaurant has an exceptional wine list and offers game specialties. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$272 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Pongola
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$272 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Pongola
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mankosi
August 8, 2015|
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R500 per person for 2017, it is a 1,5 hours outride
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"all rooms identical"
ver0nikagr0ss
Jan 21, 2018
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"honeymoon suite - with the best views"
debbiedieters
Feb 28, 2017
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"All the rooms good; incredible views."
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Oct 22, 2016
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"All accomodation are of the same"
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Jun 28, 2016
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