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Bukela Game Lodge

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Such an amazing experience from beginning to end. The lodges were perfect and bed was very comfortable. Our ranger Jono was brilliant and definitely made the whole experience better, his knowledge and passion for the animals was infectious. Would highly recommend this place. The only...More

Thank jenny f
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our first Safari at this game reserve. The Ranger was extremely knowledgable and we were able to see all the animals available. The property is small, accommodating 18 guests at most. The suits are spacious and tastefully styled in an African elegance....More

Thank Raina G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visisted in November and we had and amazing visit. On check in we were made very welcome and our host advised us that animals including elephants came to visit the lodge. We she was true to her word as one night later we had a...More

Thank MalandJR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous place. Great comfortable accommodation in private chalet with private facilities lounge outdoor deck. Comfortable beds indoor and outdoor shower Guides/rangers very good knowledgeable Jean Luc especially. Meals excellent lots of food all day.

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Thank MMKJune2016
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I can highly recommend the Bukela Game Lodge. It is perfectly in the middle of nowhere and all you can hear at night are the animals. We had a luxury tent which was a great experience. The bathroom was just like a normal bathroom in...More

Thank Michèle D
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 December 2017

Hi Mechele, thank you for the review and wonderful compliments. Our Luxury Safari Tents offer a memorable tented safari experience without compromising on luxury or comfort. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed them! All our guides offer an experience aimed at providing visitors with...More

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Free Parking
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$648 - US$1,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$648 - US$1,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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roses12016
18 November 2017|
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Response from 100roaringlions | Property representative |
Hi there, we are thrilled to hear that you will be staying with us in May next year! We do provide hairdryers in the rooms. This is located in the drawer of the dressing table in your suite for your convenience.
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Sandra D
9 July 2017|
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Response from bj_webster | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. I think it may be their winter/autumn. Best look on the internet for more accurate info.
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Dermot J
6 September 2016|
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Response from 100roaringlions | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your question, we are thrilled to hear you are joining us here at Bukela to celebrate your anniversary. For our main meals we do provide a small menu. Our chef and kitchen is however extremely... More
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"Our tent 7 was close to the main lodge area but totally private and wonderful deck overlooking the waterhole."
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"Try the tents, they look excellent."
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"Chalets 3 and 4 are the most remote from the central facilities and set in the bush."
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"Lodge 1 is near to the watering hole and you can see the animals from your terrace."
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