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    Bukela Game Lodge

    R342 Landman Road | off N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good4%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “jacuzzi bath” (12 reviews)
    “watering hole” (18 reviews)
    “the reserve” (28 reviews)
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    Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

    It is difficult to find words to describe how amazing it was. You have to start with JP, so welcoming, helpful and made us feel instantly at home. His team couldn't do enough and supplied endless superb meals, hot towels when we returned from drives...More

    4  Thank NickyDorset
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 17 September 2015

    Hi Nicky, thank you for taking the time to review us. It's so rewarding to know you had such a memorable time at Bukela and enjoyed every second. The entire staff will be thrilled to know their hard work and dedication pays off. We will...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

    From when we first arrived to the minute we left it was amazing - everything was of high quality and the staff were so welcoming and attentive. Saw everything we wanted to see on safari and got some amazing photos - the accommodation itself is...More

    2  Thank Brick-Tamlin
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 17 September 2015

    Hi there Brick-Tamlin, it warms our hearts to hear you and your partner had such a wonderful experience at Bukela. To receive such positive feed back makes all the work worth it. Please feel free to share the photo's if you would like, we would...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2015

    Thanks to JP , Jacques and all the staff at Bukela Lodge for an amazing experience. We stayed for three nights and did 6 game drives, each day was better than the last. The food was beautiful and plentiful and no request was too much....More

    4  Thank donagh b
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 September 2015

    Hi Donagh, thank you for taking the time to write us this lovely review. We are pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable stay at Bukela. We will be sure to pass on the kind words to JP and the staff. It's great to...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2015

    My wife and I have recently returned from staying at the Bukela lodge. It was amazing, located in an idyllic setting. The facilities were great- electric blanket, a log fire and under floor heating! The food was also fantastic. Everyday the staff were able to...More

    1  Thank 740Nic
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 September 2015

    Hi there, we are so pleased to hear you and your wife had such wonderful stay at our lodge. We are glad you were able to enjoy the comforts of your lodge. The communal dining is a great way to share the days game viewing...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

    Excellent stay. JP and his team are brilliant. The food are the best. Jaques, our game ranger, was the best. Absolutely worth the the 5 stars!!!! We stayed for two days. The weather was not the best but JP and his team went out of...More

    1  Thank Dirk V
    Response from Amakhala-Team, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 17 July 2015

    Hi Dirk, thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. Bukela has a very special place in our hearts. We are so glad to hear that JP and his team were able to make you feel so special and comfortable...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$461 - US$1,027 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Amakhala Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Bukela Game Hotel Amakhala Game Reserve
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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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    Room Tips
    "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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