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Overview
N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown Between Port Elizabeth and Makhanda, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best African experience at the lodge the staff are so attentive and friendly the atmosphere the quality of the meals just lovely everyone was lovely made it very enjoyable wished we stayed longer and we were there for 3 days:) Big thanks...More

Thank Nayerin
Response from BernieT117, General Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5* rating. We are very pleased to hear you had such a wonderful time at our lodge. I will make sure to pass on your message to the staff mentioned. Please do visit again in the near future. Kind regards Bernie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful lodge in the most amazing setting. the staff were so helpful and the service was top notch. The knowledge of our guide was amazing and added to the experience. We saw more than i ever dreamed of and will defiantly return. we actually...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed at Bukela Lodge at Amakhala Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. The package was a great deal and the privacy of the Reserve made it a relaxed and wonderful experience as there was no conglomeration of vehicles and one could view at one's...More

Thank amoodly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in room 4 and it was absolutely stunning with animals passing by to go to the watering hole whilst your in the bath looking out. Food was brilliant, staff on point and nothing was too much hassle, game drives were bumpy but what...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Our first safari and everything about it was great - the accommodation is comfortable and beautifully designed, the reserve itself is amazing and the staff are wonderful, and made us feel so welcome and pampered. There are two game drives each day, and our guide...More

Thank g_mx_g
Response from Bernie T, General Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 13 August 2018

Good Day Thank you so much for your 5* rating. We are so happy to hear you had such a great stay, and hope to see you back one day! Kind regards Bernie

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Description
Surrounded by indigenous bush, the stylish Safari Lodge is part of the 7500 ha, Big 5, malaria free, Amakhala Game Reserve. Safari Lodge is only 45 minutes from Port Elizabeth. African tribal design inspired More the creation of this intimate thatched lodge, and eleven unique safari huts offer all the comforts. Soak in a luxurious double bath or splash off the dust in an outdoor shower before sharing your day's adventures around the fireside under a canopy of stars. On a recommended three day safari enjoy game drives with a professional guide in open Landrovers, sun downers on a river cruise and a visit to Addo National Elephant Park. Fair Trade in Tourism accredited. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
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Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$821 - US$946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Amakhala Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$821 - US$946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Amakhala Game Reserve
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Traveller (340)
Room & Suite (75)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (13)
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liaduggan882018
22 August 2018|
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Response from M9F | Reviewed this property |
Rooms 1-3 are right in front of the watering hole. I think other rooms would still have a view but not as good.
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snowshoes33
13 August 2017|
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Response from Justineweeks | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for contacting us with your question about tips. There isn't really a standard rate for tipping butlers and rangers. The tips range between a couple of hundred rand to a couple of thousand. The standard when... More
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"The rooms are amazing and they all have the same orientation"
Nayerin
2 weeks ago
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"we stayed for 2 nights but would recommend staying for 3 so you can really enjoy the place!!"
conniiboy
09 Apr 2018
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"All lodges are well equipped and very spacious including a double bath and an outdoor shower"
224June
16 Mar 2018
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"Ask for one near the watering hole"
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04 Mar 2018
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