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Nice location, great staff and food. Private game drive was wonderful. Really enjoyed the smaller size of this lodge. We easily got to know the other guests. Highly recommend this lodge. I will have no issue referring friends here
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We stayed at Kurhula for 4 nights and it was great. The room is always clean and very comfortable, even thou it is in the middle of the jungle - no fences at all. You can see a lot of animals (bushbucks, impalas, kudus, elephants,...More
Kurhula's lodge has 4 rooms available. The rooms are clean and spacious with a large bathroom. Since the lodge is so small, guests are able to have an incredibly personal experience with the grounds and the staff. The owners, Sander and Kim and their intern...More
Finally we found the time to write a few words about our fantastic time in the Kurhula Lodge. First, we had a special situation since the owners were not around during our stay because of business reasons. As it turned out, this was a very...More
The lodge is FANTASTIC! The rooms are clean, comfy and well appointed. The hosts Sander and Kim are warm, friendly and inviting. The food is wonderful, I have gluten intolerance and they catered to my needs with a smile. Kim is an awesome cook. The...More
Hi Mikey, Kurhula is situated in Parsons Nature Reserve which is on the northern side of the Olifants River and part of the Balule Nature Reserve. Balule Nature Reserve consists of several smaller reserves (like, Balule... More
Hi Mikey, Kurhula is situated in Parsons Nature Reserve which is on the northern side of the Olifants River and part of the Balule Nature Reserve. Balule Nature Reserve consists of several smaller reserves (like, Balule Olifants West, Balule York, Balule Maseke, Balule Parsons etc) There are no fences in between these smaller reserves and between Balule and the Kruger National Park.
Kurhule has their own open game drive vehicle and qualified rangers and they offer morning and afternoon game drives for 3 hours each. Because there are no fences animals can walk around in a huge space. Although not always easy to spot we are situated in a Big Five area. The fact that Kurhula is situated at the river gives you a big change of spotting wildlife while relaxing in the pool, sitting in front of your room or on the viewing deck at the river.
So spotting animals does not stop when the game drive is over :-)