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Bayala Private Safari Lodge and Camp

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Reviewed 3 days ago

On recommendation from a South African friend we booked a stay at Bayala during our recent trip to South Africa. This was our first safari, so we were fairly nervous, but prior communication was all well handled, arrival was easy, the staff were all very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms, reception and restaurant are basic: there were moquitoes in the room (in June) but there's no moquito net on the bed, drinking water has to be paid, rooms are very dark and the bath is really ugly, the personnel at the restaurant is totally...More

1  Thank ZamboMil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely not value for money. Attention to detail poor. Furnishings cheap and tacky. No Bar fridge in room, no fan, no safe, no complimentary water in the room as per international standards. Food = average/good.. accounts department shocking - cldnt find payments done 3 months...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Where do I start....... From the front gate to the privacy of the room at this lodge, you can tell that the owners have given great consideration to their guests. Everything was perfectly laid on, the quality of the facility leaves me wonder why the...More

1  Thank keno166
Response from BayalaGameLodge, Front Office Manager at Bayala Private Safari Lodge and CampResponded May 2, 2018

What a lovely review, we'll pass your kind words on to the staff. We're looking forward to accommodating you again!

Reviewed February 18, 2018

We just spent this last weekend at Bayala, and we had the absolute best time despite the rain! The staff were fantastic, food was great and rooms are perfect. A big thank you to our Game Ranger - Graison Horn - we managed to see...More

1  Thank RoxyGersh
Response from BayalaGameLodge, Front Office Manager at Bayala Private Safari Lodge and CampResponded May 2, 2018

We're so happy to hear that you managed to observe the cheetah and her cubs. We hope to see you back soon.

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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Bayala is situated in Northern Kwa Zulu Natal about 30 km North of Hluhluwe. The closest airport is King Sharka outside of Durban. You could hire a car from there. JHB airport is too far
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