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    Emdoneni Lodge

    123 District Road | Emdoneni Farm, Bushlands, Hluhluwe 3950, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7380
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    • Excellent68%
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    “wild cats” (17 reviews)
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    This was my third stay at Emdoneni and I am never disappointed. The hotel is immaculate, comfortable and the food is gorgeous. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff. The work that they do here with conservation of these beautiful cats is superb and...More

    Thank suzannegayther2
    Reviewed 13 December 2017

    I recently took a group of six up to Hluhluwe on Safari. we had some dissapointing meals on our first few nights at an Unnamed hotel. Emdoneni suprised me . i did not expect such superb steak. all my guest were also blown away by...More

    Thank Koekemoer
    Response from AmpleMedia, Public Relations Manager at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Koekemoer. Thank you for writing this review. It really makes us happy to know that you and your guests had a good time (and good food!!) at Emdoneni Lodge. Please visit again.

    Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 2 nights at Emdoneni lodge and wished we had stayed 1 night more. When you arrive there, you are immediately ‘on safari’. We were very warmly received and brought to our brand new roomthat had everything you need in a very stylish manner....More

    Thank Astrid1975
    Response from AmpleMedia, Public Relations Manager at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 13 December 2017

    Thank you for a fabulous review, Astrid! We are so pleased to know that you had a good safari-experience and that you liked our room decor and food offerings. Please visit us again!

    Reviewed 29 November 2017

    We stayed here for 2 night as part of Smartours.com South Africa Highlights & Safari Tours. service was excellent food was great. the wild cat rehabilitation center tour in the property should not be miss . we have opportunity to be up close and personal...More

    Thank sandman1999
    Response from AmpleMedia, Public Relations Manager at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 13 December 2017

    Thank you for a 5 star review! It makes us really happy to receive such good feedback. Glad you got the chance to view and photograph the amazing animals at the Emdoneni Cheetah Project. Our vision is to create a wildlife awareness and education center...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

    We booked for a family weekend getaway, 2 night package, which was inclusive of game drive, estuary, cat tour, boat cruise and half board. Accommodation, meals on offer was average. in General the lodge is poorly managed, in that the staff don’t seem to know...More

    Thank Yugeshree
    Response from AmpleMedia, Public Relations Manager at Emdoneni LodgeResponded 29 November 2017

    Dear Yugeshree. Normally our staff is great and very efficient and Emdoneni is definitely geared for all type of guests. Thank you for your honest review, we have taken it up with our staff. Kind regards

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    • US$162 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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