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Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari Lodge

PO Box 87, Ntambana 3881, South Africa
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31/12/2017 01/01/2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On the 12th December me, my mum and grandparents visited Thula Thula (after reading the book)for my 11th birthday. We went there for a day trip and were there for the morning (10:00) drive followed by lunch. We started off searching for the elephants, when...More

Thank zingoletti
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thula Thula had been a bucket list destination for my (now) wife and I ever since we read the books by Lawrence (like most visitors). After various emails between Francoise and ourselves we booked Thula Thula for our wedding in October. Francoise and her team,...More

Thank robcbarlow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely the place to go if you want an up close elephant experience in a beautiful location. Most of the fellow guests were on a pilgrimage after reading the book associated with Thula Thula. The rangers were very experienced with the elephants and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Thula Thula for the first time in September this year. Having not know the history of the late Lawrence Anthony nor the elephant herd until we arrived mean't that we were in for a wonderful surprise and treat! Our guide was so knowledgeable...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in South Africa we went on a few safaris. All were wonderful but Thula Thula is a very special place and their relationship with their elephants and rhinos in particular make this visit unique. Read Lawrence Anthony's books to fully appreciate your stay. We...More

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Amenities
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Details
  • Price range
  • US$422 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
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  • Suites ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
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  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • KwaZulu-Natal >
  • Ntambana
  • Also Known As
  • Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve And Safari Hotel Kwazulu-Natal
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Sue B
3 July 2017|
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Response from SueandFrank | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! You should read the book first, "The Elephant Whisperer"
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wndsrfr11
22 September 2016|
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Response from FrancoiseDurban | Property representative |
It is just a question of privacy as family tent is superb and large open plan with 4 beds and large bathroom, and parts of the tent are separated by a wooden screen. So it all depends if tou know each other very well as... More
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WestieMom15
25 July 2016|
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Response from PlBos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, October, November and early December are good. End of December will be very hot.
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Room Tips
"We loved our lodge suite, and our big tent too"
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"My favourite tent is the "Family tent""
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"All the tents are comfortable and secluded. Main lodge has a swimming pool and very comfortable deck and..."
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"We stayed in a luxury family tent and loved it. It was very comfortable and especially enjoyed the heated..."
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