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Bonamanzi Game Reserve

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324 Bushlands Road c/o Bonamanzi Game Park, Hluhluwe 3960 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
4 Nov.5 Nov.
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All reviews tree house private ablution bush braai game reserve camping site own bathroom self drive camp sites are comfortable lounge bird photography viewing deck main reception self catering braai facilities peace and quiet breakfast and dinner sand forest
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed here last week with another 8 members of our Bird Club. The sightings were superb - and we stayed in a tree house which was excellent. We self catered except for one night when we ate in the restaurant, and a couple of...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff are very all very friendly and professional, facilities are very good and the overall bush experience is excellent. This was a business trip but I would not hesitate in arranging a family get together at this venue.

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Response from BonamanziGR, Public Relations Manager at Bonamanzi Game ReserveResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, I do hope to see you and your family in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place, wonderful bush, pristine vegetation and beautiful trees, plenty of game and a wonderful African wilderness atmosphere. Close to all the Northern KZN parks and the ocean. Great camping facilities, great setting, only suggestion would be that the camping rates are a tad high....More

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Response from BonamanziGR, Public Relations Manager at Bonamanzi Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Game lodge was excellent when it came to accommodation and the facility. Everything you could ask for was there except real coffee... ;-) Buffet was on offer but none of us wanted that. Prefer to have a la Carte but that was not available sadly....More

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Response from BonamanziGR, Public Relations Manager at Bonamanzi Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, As a result of your comments, we have implemented a system whereby self catering guests are offered either Buffet or a limited ala carte menu at night. Do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit and we will definitely be back. We enjoyed the privacy of the treehouse and the sound of the tree frogs. A simple map showing the location of the nearest amenities would have been useful as well as some information regarding...More

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Response from BonamanziGR, Public Relations Manager at Bonamanzi Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, as a result of your comments and chat, we have done some additional training and created maps.

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Bonamanzi Game Reserve, a Big 4 Reserve, is a Natural Heritage Site bordered by the spectacular Lake St. Lucia Isimangaliso Wetlands - a World Heritage Site - and the magnificent Hluhluwe River.This privately More owned game reserve and safari lodge is widely recognised as one of the best birding destinations in Southern Africa. Lake St Lucia and the Hluhluwe River give Bonamanzi its Zulu name, meaning "Look, Water!". Its almost 4000 ha teams with game, and one of Bonamanzi's special features is that it provides a safe and interactive bush experience in which you can do walks or drive, with or without the company of a trained field guide. To see the Big Five animals, the famous Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve is a short 20 minute drive away or join us on one of our Game Drives.A wonderful climate prevails all year long with splendid summers and warm winter days. Set your own pace as you absorb the peaceful sounds and spectacles of three adjoining eco-systems: coastal grassland, tropical forest, and woodland. Comfortable Accommodation and every facility is available to ensure that your stay is a pleasant one, be it a peaceful getaway for couples or families, or Conference and Events or Weddings parties. And there are plenty of Activities from Boat Cruises, Bird Safari and Game Drives to relaxing at the pool at Lalapanzi Camp to ensure that your every whim is catered for.Bonamanzi Game Reserve is easily accessible, being just a few hours drive from the Durban airport as well as the Golela border post with Swaziland, and perfectly situated to explore the splendour of this heavenly part of the world. Come, and experience Zululand's warm and friendly hospitality at its finest - we'd love to share it with you Less
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 121 - USD 158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bonamanzi Game Park Tree House Hotel Hluhluwe
Bonamanzi Game Reserve Hluhluwe, South Africa - Zululand
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
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"Rooms 9 & 10 were furthest from the restaurant / bar but still only 2 minute walk"
18 Jun. 2018
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"I personally would stay in any of the rooms"
11 Apr. 2018
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"the "treehouses" are NOT treehouses. they are wooden structures in the forested area."
25 Jan. 2017
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"The tree lodge is marvelous for families"
18 Aug. 2016
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