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Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

I can't really add to anything that's already been said, save to say we stayed at Safari Lodge ~ we had a visit to Rock Lodge but we felt that Safari Lodge was more natural and intimate, less stairs and no children. A special thanks...More

1  Thank Eastwick58Essex
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 4 December 2015

Dear Eastwick58Essex, Thank you for taking the time to share such fantastic feedback about your visit to both Rock Lodge and Safari Lodge at Ulusaba. It is lovely to read that the team made your trip so memorable. Needless to say I have shared your...More

Reviewed 24 November 2015

My wife and I spent 3 days here at the beginning of a South African holiday and had an amazing time. from the moment we arrived until the moment we left we were made to feel like royalty! The day kicks off with the morning...More

Thank Mike1412
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 27 November 2015

Dear Mike1412, Thank you for such a glowing review following your stay with us here at Ulusaba. I’ll be sure to pass on your feedback to all the team especially Pierre and Orange which we know they’ll be delighted to hear. We hope you’ll come...More

Reviewed 21 November 2015

Well where do you start... We stayed at Ulusaba for 5 nights and travelled with Fedair from JNB to the lodge airstrip. The tour started brilliantly from the moment Fedair picked us up from the Intercon in JNB (just ask and they will pick you...More

1  Thank davidiafrica
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 27 November 2015

Dear Davidiafrica, Well where do we start with responding?! Reading your request on arrival did make us laugh, especially as we know how much Ryan and Kaiser would have relished the challenge of finding Honey Badgers, Civits and Pangolins for you. Thanks for your lovely...More

Reviewed 21 November 2015

Ulusaba lives up to my expectations in every way and more. The game drives were great with our tracker and ranger seemingly able to locate animals on request and knew so much about all the animals and birds. The vehicle for the drive was much...More

1  Thank Sarah C
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 27 November 2015

Dear Sarah C, Thank you so much for your review. It’s always so lovely & interesting to hear what makes each guest’s stay so enjoyable for them and we’re thrilled that we not only met your expectations but exceeded them! We like to think of...More

Reviewed 13 November 2015

My daughter has also written of her experience on our holiday and she is right in every way, it was a most amazing place, staff, food, safari's were incredible, cannot fault it. But the only glitch was getting there! We left Cape Town at 10.30am...More

Thank psuzie
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 30 November 2015

Dear psuzie, I know that your daughter has already added a review but we wanted to also thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We’re so pleased that you had a wonderful family holiday with us here at Ulusaba. We were sorry...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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