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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I can't begin to tell you how amazing this trip was for me and my husband. This was a bucket list trip for us, celebrating my birthday, and we were blown away each and every day! It immediately felt like home from the time we...More

1  Thank boilergirl68
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 1 March 2018

Dear boilergirl68, You certainly know how to make our day, thank you for sharing such a special review! It truly means so much to hear that this was a bucket list trip for you and your husband, and I don’t think we could ask for...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

We spent 5 days at the Rock Lodge. The staff make you feel at home and go out of their way to ensure you have a memorable experience. This was our first time on safari and the execution of the air transfers, to the meals,...More

Thank Winter11
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Winter11, We loved welcoming you to Ulusaba and to hear that your experience was ‘above and beyond’ your expectations has made our day! We always hope that our guests will have a memorable experience with us so hearing that you learnt a few new...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Spent a wonderful 5 nights here to celebrate our ruby wedding anniversary. From the moment we stepped off the plane at Ulusaba airstrip we were made to feel very welcome. Our ranger Jason and tracker John were there to meet us with champagne and on...More

1  Thank Francesca S
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 1 February 2018

Dear Francesca S, Wow, you certainly made our day with this wonderful review! We were delighted that you chose to celebrate your special wedding anniversary with us at Ulusaba and couldn’t have been happier to hear that we exceeded your expectations in every way! It...More

Reviewed 26 January 2018

This was one of the best game lodges we have visited. the quality of sightings and the friendliness of the staff was superb. The food was great maybe because we were so hungry after the game drives. We had an excellent week and the staff...More

1  Thank BraddyNrFrome
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 1 February 2018

Dear BraddyNrFrome, It was a pleasure to welcome you to Ulusaba and on behalf of the whole team, thank you for sharing such a superb review with us! It truly means a great deal to hear that you thought we were one of the best...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We stayed at the Safari Lodge for our Honeymoon in August for 4 nights. It was absolutely perfect from the moment we landed at the airstrip. The staff are what really make this resort. Everyone is friendly and helpful and most people know you by...More

1  Thank BCTEColchester
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 25 January 2018

Dear BCTEColchester, It was a privilege to help you celebrate the first few weeks of married life and we were delighted that you chose to spend your honeymoon with us at Ulusaba, thank you! I don’t think we could ask for a bigger compliment than...More

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WareBear4244
21 February 2018|
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Response from VirginLimitedEdition | Property representative |
Dear WareBear4244, We couldn’t be more excited to welcome you and your wife for your upcoming honeymoon, and to hear that it will be your first experience of an African safari makes it all the more special. We’ll be sure to... More
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Jeanette M
1 February 2018|
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Dear Jeanette, Thank you for getting in touch, we cannot wait to welcome you to Ulusaba in May! Please rest assured that our Rangers will drive to Rock Lodge to collect you for your daily game drives. If you would like to... More
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CGriffiths
18 October 2017|
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Response from Martin962 | Reviewed this property |
Ulusaba is out of this world. My wife and I are very well travelled and Ulusaba tops the list by a mile. The river room that we stayed in was very well appointed and was in excellent condition. We also stayed at the rock... More
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"River Room 4 Perfect but not if you have mobility issues"
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"River Room w pool has great animal watching - elephants stroll past your room. You do need to take the rope..."
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"River lodges have private pools elephants wander up for a drink Safari lodge ideal for us as no kids though..."
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"Get a room close to the main building"
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