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Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari Lodge

PO Box 87, Ntambana 3881, South Africa
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2017-09-03 2017-09-04
US$357
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Thula Thula has been on our bucket list of places to visit ever since we read Elephant Whisperer. It was everything we expected and more. We stayed in our very comfortable chalet at the Lodge which was super clean and had everything we needed. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been my dream since I was a little girl. OMG it didn't disappoint. We stayed in the tented camp sleeping to the sound of the country. We met the elephants and rhino's up close. Saw lots of other amazing wildlife every day. Brilliant...More

Thank KerryMiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 9 days at Thula Thula and have enjoyed every minute of it. The wildlife is amazing, the staff very friendly and helpful, and the food is great. We've particularly enjoyed the informal atmosphere at the tented camp and the family-like way the staff...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had such high expectations as I had read so much about Thula Thula but I was some what disappointed. Certainly not 4*. Dinner in the Boma was cold and I had to ask for the plates to be heated, it is winter. Food was...More

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Response from FrancoiseDurban, Owner at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Good day Noelene, sorry to hear that Thula Thula was not up to your expectations. Yes indeed we have a lot of guests from overseas, happy guests, but we also have a lot of South African guests who enjoy their time at Thula Thula. They...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is amazing, kind, giving and loving!!! The accommodations are beautiful and the animals are up close and personal!! We were blessed on this trip and encourage you to visit! We will definitely be back and the staff deserve raises!!!!

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Response from FrancoiseDurban, Owner at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this beautiful review and thank you for the great compliments about our staff ! They certainly have the passion and they will be getting a raise ! Warm regards Francoise

Beverly Hills
1,066 reviews
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267 reviews
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Bayala Game Lodge
25 reviews
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Amenities
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Details
  • Price range
  • US$397 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
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  • Suites ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
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  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • KwaZulu-Natal >
  • Ntambana
  • Also Known As
  • Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve And Safari Hotel Kwazulu-Natal
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Sue B
2 July 2017|
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Response from SueandFrank | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! You should read the book first, "The Elephant Whisperer"
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wndsrfr11
21 September 2016|
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Response from FrancoiseDurban | Property representative |
It is just a question of privacy as family tent is superb and large open plan with 4 beds and large bathroom, and parts of the tent are separated by a wooden screen. So it all depends if tou know each other very well as... More
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WestieMom15
24 July 2016|
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Response from PlBos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, October, November and early December are good. End of December will be very hot.
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"We loved our lodge suite, and our big tent too"
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"My favourite tent is the "Family tent""
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"All the tents are comfortable and secluded. Main lodge has a swimming pool and very comfortable deck and..."
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"We stayed in a luxury family tent and loved it. It was very comfortable and especially enjoyed the heated..."
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