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    Emdoneni Lodge

    District Road 123 | Bushlands, Hluhluwe, South Africa
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    • Excellent68%
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    “cat sanctuary” (12 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 February 2016

    We were the only people staying there yet they went out of their way to accommodate us and make sure we felt welcome. The game guides were extremely informative and the food was out of this world. Would go back in a heartbeat.

    2  Thank Kirsten v
    Response from Lodge-Owners, Owner at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear Kirsten. A sincere thank you for the compliments to our establishment. We are extremely thankful for your recognition of all aspects of your stay. Best wishes.

    Reviewed 29 January 2016

    We visited for the day to see the cats. We were able to interact with African wild cats, pet and play with cheetahs, and so on. Guides were very informative and friendly. Food is available for purchase at a small covered canteen outside.More

    Thank Anna S
    Response from Lodge-Owners, Owner at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear Anna. Thank you for your kind comments on TripAdvisor, we really appreciate it. It is so good to hear that you had a good experience at our cat project and that you found our guides informative and friendly. I will certainly congratulate them for...More

    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    We stayed here one night on our way coming back from Mozambique to Durban. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We had dinner and breakfast here and both were delicious. The rooms were clean and very comfortable.

    2  Thank Craig C
    Response from Lodge-Owners, Owner at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 23 March 2016

    A sincere thank you for the compliments to our establishment. We are extremely thankful for your recognition of all aspects of your stay. Kind regards

    Reviewed 10 January 2016

    Room was comfortable and nice Garden and surroundings are delightful The interaction with the animals is very professional and our guide on two occasions was Zee who was very informative and knowledgeable Pool was nice and quiet We enjoyed our stay very much and must...More

    1  Thank richard a
    Response from Lodge-Owners, Owner at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear Richard. A sincere thanks for the gracious and kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

    Reviewed 9 January 2016

    This was the last place we stayed after two weeks in South Africa. It had, by far, the best customer service we experienced in South Africa -- really excellent service from the hotel staff. The traditional-style cabins are really cool, and we enjoyed the novelty...More

    2  Thank jlg1087
    Response from Lodge-Owners, Owner at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 23 March 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review and as mentioned by yourselves, Emdoneni surely has the best customer service, best food and rooms! It is with regret that we learn of your experience at our cheetah project as we are committed to maintain high standards and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • US$137 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Hluhluwe
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    Response from LJG1011 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Becky, I did not pay extra for the personal interaction, and rolling on the grass with Summer and Raine. It was a thrill I'm glad to have experienced, especially with Gerry getting it all on video. While there was no... More
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