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    Buhala Lodge

    12KM Beyond Malelane Town on the N4 | Van Graan Se Dam, Crocodile River, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 November 2016

    We had a great stay playing golf at Leopards Creek (a must if you are a golfer) and safari with Carol. Big 5 in a wonderful days touring the Kruger. The lodge and its staff are fabulous. Great lodges / room and beautiful setting.

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    Response from Buhala, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 4 December 2016

    Thanks Kim for taking the time to write this review. We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in SA and look forward to having you back one day! Cheers, Colin.

    Reviewed 24 November 2016

    Buhala Lodge was an amazing spot on the Crocodile River from which to view the' Big Five.' Whilst we were there we spent 3 days watching liions, hippos, elephants, crocodiles and many other small game animals all from the balcony of the Lodge. The staff...More

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    Response from Buhala, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 25 November 2016

    Thanks Andrew, it was great to meet you and Rachel and definitely a pleasure having you both staying with us. Hopefully we will meet up again in the not to distant future, either here or maybe over in the U.K All the best to you...More

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    From the réservations experience, till our departure, we were most impressed. Every detail was attended to. Enjoyed our view from our room, the excellent food, wine selection, and the desserts. Had elephants come say hello below the terrace two evenings. A pleasure.thanknyou.

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    Response from Buhala, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 23 November 2016

    Thanks for this wonderful review, comments like these inspire all the staff to continually try to improve. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip and we would love you to see you back some time. Colin

    Reviewed 18 November 2016

    This was our 4th or 5th time staying at Buhala - and again we were not disappointed. There have been quite a few new features since our last visit and they really enhanced what was already a beautiful place. The location is stunning and we...More

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    Response from Buhala, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 23 November 2016

    It will be good to have you back next year, it always feels good to welcome " regulars " like you. I am pleased you enjoyed the alterations and upgrades we made and the new kitchens etc. have really allowed our chef's to take it...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2016

    very helpful welcoming staff. large comfortable rooms, fantastic wild life viewing. good food - set menu with 2 mains each day. or chef will arrange alternate with notice. decent wine cellar reasonably priced. pre booked game drive & golf including transfers, limited shopping opportunities,

    Thank Jessica H
    Response from Buhala, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 23 November 2016

    Thanks Jessica, it's gratifying to receive a review like this. It was great having you, hopefully we will see you again in the not to distant future. Yours, Colin

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    • US$277 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "The Elephant Suite was excellent with fantastic views including when using the outside shower!"
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    "Any room...but one with a balcony is great"
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    "Always ask for a room with a balcony overlooking the River."
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    "i would stay in room in main block with balcony looking over river"
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