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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine cellar”(28 reviews)
“river room”(33 reviews)
“game drives”(106 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
Laundry Service
Tennis Court
4 Star Hotel
Safari Lodge is built along the banks of the dry Mabrak riverbed. The 11 rooms at Safari Lodge include a Treehouse Suite overlooking the nearby Xikwenga Dam as well as three other room types: Safari, Elephant and River Rooms, some of which have private plunge pools. Kids over the age of...
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Sabi Sand, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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17.6 km to Arathusa Safari Lodge Airport
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ulusaba so many words can describe it: wonderful, amazing, excellent, unbelievable as a whole simply fantastic. We was lucky enough to stay at Ulusaba for 6 nights and every day was amazing and they were times I will never forget. We arrived and it was...More

1  Thank Alfie W
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded yesterday

Dear Alfie W, Wow, where to start with this stunning review!? You certainly know how to put a smile on our faces with these ‘wonderful, amazing, excellent, unbelievable and fantastic’ compliments! You say that Brandon made your week… well you have certainly made his because...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely rooms. Excellent service - and friendly. Wonderful food and drink. Exciting safari rides. Fun dinners with other guests. This is a great place to go for safari. You will see lots of great animals and be treated royally. Spend an afternoon overlooking the watering...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded yesterday

Dear Kelly C, Thank you for taking the time to share your 5 star review! We always hope that our guests will have fun so the whole team shared a smile when we heard how much you enjoyed the game drives, service and food. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a three day two night safari at Ulusaba. To the smallest detail, they do everything right. From the moment you get off the airplane at their private airstrip where you're greeted by your guide to the exquisite beauty of the property...More

1  Thank chicagotravels
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chicagotravels, Wow, where to start with this ‘stunning, excellent and perfect’ review?! On behalf of the whole Ulusaba family, thank you for sharing your kind words. There is nothing we love more than hearing that our guests have had a memorable experience, and it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to begin? My husband (of 1 week) and I were lucky enough to spend 4 nights of our honeymoon at Ulusaba and we cannot think of a better place to have spent it. We arrived on a cessna at the Ulusaba air strip and...More

2  Thank alyssa w
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear alyssa w, Wow, where to begin with this incredible review!? We couldn’t have been happier to help you and your husband celebrate the first few days of married life at Ulusaba, and you have truly made our day with your kind feedback. The Treehouse...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent five days at Ulusaba with our two children, ages 11 and 9, and couldn’t have had a more spectacular experience. We stayed in the Makwela Suites which were spacious and beautiful, and the kids used the pools almost every day after the...More

Thank Michael S
Response from VirginLimitedEdition, General Manager at Ulusaba Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michael S, We couldn’t agree more that a family safari is a ‘trip of a lifetime’ so we were delighted that you chose to spend such a special getaway at Ulusaba. Steve and James loved taking you and the children out on your game...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
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Price range
USD 1,165 - USD 1,551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 1,165 - USD 1,551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dawn F
16 July 2018|
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Response from VirginLimitedEdition | Property representative |
Dear Dawn F, Thank you for getting in touch and for your interest in Ulusaba. Our location in the Mpumalanga Province means that you should speak with a health professional about anti-malarial precautions at least 21 days... More
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WareBear4244
22 February 2018|
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Response from VirginLimitedEdition | Property representative |
Dear WareBear4244, We couldn’t be more excited to welcome you and your wife for your upcoming honeymoon, and to hear that it will be your first experience of an African safari makes it all the more special. We’ll be sure to... More
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Jeanette M
2 February 2018|
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Dear Jeanette, Thank you for getting in touch, we cannot wait to welcome you to Ulusaba in May! Please rest assured that our Rangers will drive to Rock Lodge to collect you for your daily game drives. If you would like to... More
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"Safari Lodge is wonderful."
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"Treehouse suite! Best views, more secluded"
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"River 4 must be the best"
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"Riverside room 2 with plunge pool"
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