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    Thanda Safari Lodge

    P450 Bayala Hluhluwe | KwaZulu Natal, 3915, South Africa
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    • Excellent85%
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    • Average3%
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    “the reserve” (47 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (27 reviews)
    “game drives” (92 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 319 reviews

    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    We stayed in the tented room/suite for 3 nights and found it to be truly beautiful and Out of Africa! My daughters and I thought that if there was one place in South Africa to have stayed longer, it was here. The guides are amazing,...More

    Thank cptoronto2016
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 6 September 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback and we are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us! What wonderful news to hear that your daughter is interested in our volunteer program. Please visit our website for further details on this. Thank...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    From the minute we booked we were met with professionalism and helpful advice. Thank you to Lara Soldat for organising fantastic accommodation and arranging our unforgettable time with Christian Sperka and Bheki. Christian brought photography to life and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience on the...More

    Thank KeriThomson
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 21 August 2017

    Thank you for your lovely feedback. I will be sure to pass on your review to the Thanda Team! We hope that you will visit us again soon. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Thanda was the perfect venue for our wedding and our family and friends fell just as much in love with each of the 3 venues (tented Camps, villa iZulu, Lodges) and the wonderful, caring and friendly staff, not to mention the impressive nature with it's...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 17 August 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We will be sure to pass the message on to Lesley Munday as well. We hope that you will visit us at Thanda again soon. Thank you. Lara Soldat

    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    I've never written on trip advisor before but just had to say what an amazing time we had here on our first ever safari. The people were so welcoming, the food was delicious and the animals were simply stunning. Special mention has to go to...More

    Thank Andrea C
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you so much for this wonderful feedback. We are so glad that Thanda was your choice for your first ever Safari! We hope that you will visit us many times again. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager

    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    We stayed in one of the luxury suites and they are spactacular: In- and outdoor shower, large room with bath and double sinks etc. Outdoor pool with chill bed, indoor lounge with fireplace. Food is of highhest standard. Nex to well presented game drive the...More

    Thank Horst S
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope that you will visit Thanda again soon. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • USD 515 - USD 1,572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve Hotel Hluhluwe
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    Sezzy78
    23 August 2017|
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Good Day Sezzy78, WiFi is available at Thanda Safari Lodge in all public areas and in the Bush Suites but can be intermittent depending on the weather. Electrical appliances such as Hairdryers (we have these in the suites... More
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    Jang53
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Good Evening, The rates include accommodation, three meals per day, two game drives per day as well as selected local beverages. Thank you for your interest in Thanda. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager
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    Anne W
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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    "Lodges 1 and 2 are nearest reception and the restaurant are convenient and quiet"
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    "If you go for 4 days, stay two nights in the tents and two in the lodge."
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    "All 3 venues are breathtaking"
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    "All great and strategically placed for privacy"
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