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Tsala Treetop Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Tsala Treetop Lodge was a great surprise on the Garden Route. The main lodge and our suite was fantastic. As it was our honeymoon the staff had left some amazing local treats for our arrival making our stay even more special. My wife and I had an amazing dinner in the lodge with excellent quality food and the staff could...

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Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for one night on our honeymoon to South Africa. It was truly an exceptional experience. We were greeted at the front door and offered a welcome drink before heading to our suite which was astonishing. The suite is large and spacious with a beautiful outdoor infinity pool. I particularly loved the stone bath which...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Amber H we are so glad that your stay at Tsala was enjoyable and really hope you will be back to enjoy more magic in the trees!

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely wonderful in every way! The spacious entrance room to our suite, private plunge/rim-flow pool, small deck overlooking the treetops, in-door fireplace, spacious bedroom (with great linen) and large bathroom, made our 3 day getaway really incredibly special in every way! The in-room mini bar was well stocked and the coffee/tea facilities included some mouth watering home made shortbread biscuits,...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peta J thanks very much for your lovely review of Tsala. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again.

Southampton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed like royalty from the start. It is an amazing location and a luxurious experience. The monkeys caused great amusement with their antics. The tree houses are amazingly spacious and very private. Wished we could van stayed longer

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Every guest at Tsala is royalty and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you back, for a longer stay next time.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay there, good service and nice staff. I liked there welcome Ice tea drink. Room we amazing and big in size. Amazing view over the forest with good balcony. Bathroom was nice with outdoor shower. Breakfast was delicious and I enjoyed seeing monkeys around restaurant at breakfast time. Hotel have some games, books & DVD for guest...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We always welcome any feedback that can help improve the service we give to everyone who visits Tsala. Our plunge pools are not heated for environmental reasons as it would use too much electricity to heat the pools and would therefore increase our carbon footprint. We are currently exploring other options that would...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited the restaurant and it was devine. Secluded and surrounded by trees and greenery. We sat outside to take in the amazing view and we were served by a charming young man who was friendly and very attentive. The food was delicious and the manager even came out to have a chat with us and give us information...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

We always love having guests pop in for lunch here at Tsala and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us! We hope that next time you can also stay with us.

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Returning to Tsala was such a joy - the lodge is as fresh and updated as I remember it, and the service and facilities better than ever. Sleeping up in the trees is a real treat - especially when you arrive back to a blazing fire in the room, a stunning 'in room' dinner, hot bath and then waking to...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy that you were able to share our magic here at Tsala!

London
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We had suite 6; the architecture is stunning, the quality of the furniture and fittings excellent and innovative. Build quality is unbelievably high given the height and level of difficulty in creating such a structure; decoration is good but not perfect. Having an outside plunge pool up in the trees is barely believable (regrettably it’s not currently heated but they...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for all your feedback on your stay at Tsala. We have attended to the light problem that you identified immediately. All issues that are raised by guests are taken very seriously and we are very thankful for that kind of feedback as it helps us focus on the details and to ensure that Tsala stays in 100% condition at...

London
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Stayed here three nights in a Luxury suite on a two week Garden route drive - Tsala was probably the best place we stayed and there was some stiff competition. Suite was wonderful with huge bathroom and an outdoor shower. The plunge pool was a bit cold but fun to do and look out over the trees. View was trees,...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us at Tsala and we are so glad that your stay was special.

Colchester
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Ok so when I heard African and fine dinning in the same sentence I was not convinced. I was completely wrong. The meal we had was as good as any fine dining restaurant i have eaten in. We were welcomed with the option of canopies ( which we declined ) and went straight to the table. We selected warm African...

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TsalaTreetopLodge, General Manager at Tsala Treetop Lodge, responded to this review

Our chefs at Tsala take great pride in making sure that each meal is prepared with care and passion! We are so glad that you enjoyed the evening with us.

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst the treetops of an age-old indigenous forest, Tsala is a lavish celebration of the spirit of Africa. Irresistible to those who appreciate exclusivity, fine fare, romance and adventure. With beautiful private suites and villas, breathtaking views and forest seclusion, unique architectural design and excellent personal service, it is a fantastic get-away destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tsala Treetop Lodge

Address: PO Box 454, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay > Harkerville
Price Range: $541 - $1,219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Tsala Treetop Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Tsala Treetop Hotel Harkerville
Tsala Treetop Plettenberg Bay
Tsala Treetop Lodge South Africa/Harkerville
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“All rooms are wonderful.”
Jenni_S_12_12, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the suites are spectacular. Try to get one with a plunge pool.”
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“All rooms are amazing but if you're traveling with our family then a villa is two bedroomed so perfect.”
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“A must visit”
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“Have a 2 bedroom villa if you can.”
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