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Zulu Nyala Game Lodge

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

The review by daisyo123 sums everything up perfectly. My comments here are very similar. Our group for the week were all Americans that also purchased the trip through the charity auctions. We also had a gal (American but living in Botswana) and her college-age daughter...More

3  Thank Dr_Lainey
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Since everyone reading this has already probably already 'booked' this accommodation by winning a charity auction, I'll keep this more of my experience here. We were very unsure of what to expect when I was given this trip by my friend, who had won it...More

10  Thank daisyo123
Reviewed 26 May 2015

As most have noted, just about everyone bought this trip thru a charity auction....all of our group on our game truck did! Like many of the other reviews, you soon realize that this game park is very small, there are limited animals, and one could...More

2  Thank Golfnut98042
Reviewed 14 May 2015

It was our first but not last safari in Africa, We were part of a large group that tagged along with a couple who won the safari through a charity event. Despite some of the negative reviews we read on TA we were pleasantly surprised...More

9  Thank travelopolos
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We like every review you will read here got to the Zulu Nyala by having the highest bid at a charity auction. This was the first stop on a much longer African safari and we are glad we all cut it down to only 5...More

6  Thank JonBinCT13
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Jodee S
7 January 2018|
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Response from macahayes |
Hi Jodee, I am sure that as a vegetarian you will be able to pick your way around the food. Everything is buffet so you will be able see everything and ask questions. Being vegan will be a little harder but I would contact... More
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NoahandAdam
4 January 2018|
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Response from Cherry T | Reviewed this property |
i found the pool area the best for me....just loved the view. you however may want to over look the gardens or the hill side.
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Randy O
2 October 2017|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
We used Zulu Nyala pickup and return to Durban in May2017. It is a 3 hour drive and cost, roughly (trusting on memory here), maybe $200 to $250 for 2 of us. If the car picks up additional people, the cost/person goes down so... More
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"Enjoy the game rides and don't bother with extra excursions."
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"At the Game Lodge, rooms which overlook the pool have great views."
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"some rooms have a terrace and a view of beautiful mountains. Some do not."
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"Upgrade to rooms 51, 52, or 53."
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