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Pakamisa Private Game Reserve

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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 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.
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Zulu Inyala Airport53 mi
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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 isabella horses archery zebra game teacher hosts
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

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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 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
Thank Graham E
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

Reviewed May 22, 2018

My mother, my two children (11 and 9) and I stayed at this fantastic place for one week and we loved every aspect of it. At arrival we were welcomed warmly by Isabella and Anthony who always looked after us. The bedrooms were big with...More

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

Thank you so much for your detailed write up about your stay at Pakamisa. It is so rewarding for us and the entire Pakamisa staff, to get comments as yours, they are also so valuable for all future guests. Thank you and hope to welcome...More

Reviewed February 19, 2018

amazing place to stay, big house, all facilities were there, near the animals, possibilite to have excellent breakfast and diner in the main house, nice staff, beautiful vieuw from the main house on kruger park,

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Date of stay: February 2018
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Response from LoisKuhle, Communications at Pakamisa Private Game ReserveResponded March 3, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy that Pakamisa pleased you all round!! The view over the Pongola Valley is very special.

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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"
Jan 21, 2018
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"honeymoon suite - with the best views"
Feb 28, 2017
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"All the rooms good; incredible views."
Oct 22, 2016
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"All accomodation are of the same"
Jun 28, 2016
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$274 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalZululandPongola
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