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Hlane Royal National Park

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Simunye, Eswatini (Swaziland)
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Reviewed 8 January 2019

This park is much smaller than nearby Kruger, but is definitely worth a visit. We saw elephants, hippo's rhino's, impala's, crocodile, giraffe, zebra's and kudu's. We did a morning walk from the camp, but did not see a lot of animals during the walk. Most...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Haelen
Reviewed 7 January 2019

A friend and I booked through Mussiro Trips a day tour to Swaziland where we went through Hlane Reserve and then to a cultural show at a village. The Reserve is not nearly as big as the Elephant Reserve in Mozambique, but we did see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KellyHayesRaitt
Reviewed 19 December 2018

We spent 2 nights camping here and had a really enjoyable relaxing time. The park seemed quite active during the day but there were only a few other campers at night which we liked. Bathrooms were large and clean, but be sure to bring your...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RoamingWithAlyssa
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Hlane National Park is rather small, but very entertaining to drive around in a 4x4. Although visiting a part of the park to see lions, we didn't choose this option but kept in the two other parts. Roads are less maintained then for example in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NickTukker
Reviewed 25 November 2018

we visited the park on our way from Eswatini to Mozambique. we Liked the service, clean and good safari car and great safari guide. we saw main animals close and we really enjoyed our safari. it is to tell you that later we went to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went there for a day. The lady at the gate was very friendly. She gave us a map of the park and told us that (because of bad roads and we didnt have a 4x4 car) we were not able to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mathijs B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We arrived after first rains, and already roads were restricted to 4 wheel drive. The Park staff are really trying hard with limited resources. The park has got a variety of animals, including White rhino. Ndlovu camp is welcoming and provides snack meals.It was fully...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margot P
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Fantastic game park in swaziland, good buffet in the evening. Almost a feel of wa private game park. It was raining but we still did our own drive plus took an organised game drive. We saw 3 rhinos who block the road and had a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ofergal1131
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

To sit with your chilled Savannah and observe a mother and baby rhino just metres away is worth a 100*! Many rhino here - they can be elusive! Good food restaurant. Visited here a few times to eat and watch the animals.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank clairesM3230BC
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Spend three nights in July 2018. Of course I visited this national park to see game and take wildlife pictures. The park has two sections. One section is for a rhinofamily, a few elephants, a few hippos and some antelopes. The pond was not deep...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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16 March 2017|
Response from 785kylel |
Yes you can. Not sure of the fees. Bit you will see much more in Kruger then Hlane
1 May 2015|
Response from Hashingbaby |
yes you can, and it is fenced off.