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    Thanda Safari

    D242 off the N2 | Hluhluwe, 3915, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
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          • Terrible1%
          3 weeks ago
          “Thanda Safari- the Lodge”
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          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          Thanda Private Game Reserve offers a variety of lodging possibilities. They have a large 5 bedroom Villa, a main lodge with 5 star rooms and a tented camp (where I stayed). We toured all of the accommodations. While at the main lodge, a herd of...More

          Thank Sunkeytravel
          Response from ThandaSa, Manager at Thanda Safari

          Thank you for the review. Yes our tented camp is run on solar power giving you an authentic African safari experience. Game drives can be a little cold in our winter months, whereby we provide hot water bottles and blankets for those really cold days....More

          Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

          Just spent 3 of the best days of our holiday lives at this amazing place. In particular our guide Morne who along with being the nicest man in the world went the extra mile every day to fill our heads with as much info and...More

          Thank kevin g
          Response from ThandaSa, Manager at Thanda Safari

          Thank you for the fantastic review We are glad that Thanda was the best days of your holiday and that Morne enriched your minds with his knowledge of the bushveld combined with the good food and service offered by our staff. Looking forward to welcoming...More

          Reviewed 20 September 2016

          We were privileged to attend our son's wedding at Thanda and consider the occasion to have been an "experience of a lifetime". We were accommodated at the Tented Camp site which was luxurious. The staff were extremely friendly and knowledgeable, particularly the guides and rangers...More

          Thank 649keith
          Response from ThandaSa, Manager at Thanda Safari

          Thank you for the wonderful review. It was a pleasure hosting your sons wedding here and yes we have all become wonderful friends. We hope your son will have many happy years together with his new wife and look forward to hosting them and you...More

          Reviewed 25 August 2016

          So far it's been my only safari experience, and I would highly recommend it! Great for all ages. The service levels are high, guides are fantastic. The lodge is rustic-African but somehow still luxurious. Accommodations are superb. One morning after a rainy night, I could...More

          Thank dixiefowler
          Response from ThandaSa, Manager at Thanda Safari

          Thank you for the wonderful review. Yes this is not the same as the Masai safaris as we do not have the open savannah like they have, we have a lot of bushes and trees making up our reserve. You were lucky to see the...More

          Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

          Just spent 3 days on safari at Thanda, quite an experience. The accommodation is OUTSTANDING and probably the main reason to come here. Since it's a fenced private game reserve you are pretty much guaranteed to see the game, and the game is used to...More

          Thank Bartridge
          Response from ThandaSa, Manager at Thanda Safari

          Thank you for your review. Our accommodation is a WOW! factor for all our guests. Although we are within the Thanda Private Game Reserve boundary , there is no guarantee that you will see the Big 5, however our great team of Guides and Trackers...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Internet
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$464 - US$1,123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
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          • Thanda Private Game Reserve
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          Anne W
          I will be a solo traveller. Would this be suitable for me please? Anne
          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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          24 November 2015|
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          Doug S
          Were there lions on the game drive at this game lodge?
          11 August 2015|
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          Response from dixiefowler | Reviewed this property |
          Yes plenty of lions and got some fabulous photos too. For me, the big moment was when a bull elephant came really close to our jeep, nothing too scary but I've never appreciated the sheer size of these beasts until that... More
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