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Sable Road, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed as 2 couples at the end of August and were truely amazed at pretty much everything the lodge had to offer. - Staff were amazing, attentive and friendly. - Food was fantastic! Still think about the banana bread now. - Mike was a great...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

The rave reviews of Toro Yaka are very well deserved! My husband and I spent 4 nights of our honeymoon here, and wish we had extended our stay! Communication from the beginning was exceptional, and from the minute we arrived, we knew we were in...More

Thank BonL_19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful 4 night stay at Toro Yaka and we loved every minute of it. Whenever we arrived at the lodge there was always someone waiting to greet us which is a lovely gesture. The drives with Michael were amazing - his knowledge...More

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The Tora Yaka Lodge was a wonderful place with fabulous safari drives, employees that worked hard to make our stay memorable, fabulous food and owners Nichole and Steve that were involved day to day to make sure we were happy. The visit started with greetings...More

Thank Knabstruper
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of little place. The service you get and attention to detail from all staff is what makes this gem. I absolutely loved every minute of my stay. Excellent food too, great setting for every meal, wonderful easy and relaxed game drives...More

Thank Sam K
Response from toroyaka2006, Manager at Toro Yaka Bush LodgeResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate the feedback and are very happy hear that you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Owner/Manager team Steve & Nicole Baillie would like to invite you to visit Toro Yaka Bush Lodge. This special lodge is nestled in the heart of the Balule Nature Reserve, a 38 000 hectare conservancy, which More forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park area. ToroYaka means “My Dream” in Northern Sotho, one of South Africa’s local languages, and the creation of Toro Yaka Bush Lodge has fulfilled the dreams of Steve and Nicole, by establishing a haven of peace and tranquility from which to share their passion for nature. The lodge has been designed in a modern elegant style, with a relaxed atmosphere, allowing guests to sit back, relax and feel at home. The six en-suite double rooms ensure tranquility and comfort at all times. Steve has spent more than a decade sharing his knowledge and love for the bush with clients from all over the world at luxury game lodges throughout South Africa. Nicole is a qualified holistic massage therapist and takes care of all the tiny details. Together with the Toro Yaka Staff, they will ensure your stay to be a memorable one. Balule is home to a large variety of plants and animals. From the smallest spider to the largest elephant, from the tiniest flower to a 1000 year old Leadwood tree, owls at night and eagles by day, every aspect of the ecosystem is explored. The Olifants River, which flows year round through the Balule, is home to hippos and crocodiles, and the whole area is one of scenic splendor, with the northern tip of the Drakensberg mountain range being visible from many points. Together with all of this, Toro Yaka Bush Lodge offers you good home cooked food, friendly service, warm South African Hospitality and loads of enthusiasm. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Toro Yaka Bush Lodge South Africa/Kruger National Park
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Also Known As
Toro Yaka Bush Lodge South Africa/Kruger National Park
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
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tara294
12 July 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Yes, we do accommodate a vegetarian diet.
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Bridget D
7 January 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Hello Bridget, Thank you for the enquiry. All our safari activities (game drives and bush walks) are conducted in the Balule Nature Reserve. We can organise days trip stop the Kruger National Park if you like. The Closest... More
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"All the rooms were super. We had the elephant room, which directly overlooked the watering hole."
fortonbear
2 Mar. 2018
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"The Elephant room has views over the watering hole and a private balcony"
Nataliecosette
16 Oct. 2017
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"We enjoyed staying in Elephant."
gocaribbeannow
14 Oct. 2017
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"There isn't a bad room in the place...they're all excellent!"
daviddY2832QL
15 Sep. 2017
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