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R342 Landman Road off N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We spent 5 nights at Bukela lodge in late May. The staff were so helpful and friendly - and highly effecient at repairing the waterpipes which two naughty young bull elephants kept ripping up.. yes the wildlife is that close! Our ranger Jean Luc was...More

3  Thank Sarah F
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Wow thank you so much for the wonderful praises! It was such a pleasure reading about your experience at Bukela Game Lodge and the Amakhala Game Reserve. It really sounds as though you had some fantastic sightings during your game drives. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Bukela is an incredible property - we felt at home as soon as we arrived, and wish we could have stayed for more than 3 nights. The dining room and viewing platform were beautiful and cozy, and we loved spending the afternoon watching warthogs and...More

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Hi there, Thanks so much for the warm review and many compliments! We'll be sure to pass them on to Jean-Luc, Roan and the rest of the team. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed the Bukela safari experience. We hope you'll return again...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Just home from 3 nights at Bukela Lodge. This place is amazing. The experience started whilst driving to the lodge when 2 giraffes walked past our car. On arrival we were greeted by friendly staff. We were shown to our lodge which was more than...More

1  Thank Diane097
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for the wonderful review and your many compliments - we absolutely loved reading them. We're glad to hear that you were able to experience everything that Bukela and the Amakhala Game Reserve has to offer. It sounds as though...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

My husband and I stayed in a Luxury Tent at Bukela Game Lodge in early May. We couldn't have asked for a better experience!! The staff were extremely welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. Roan, our Ranger took us out on four drives and...More

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1  Thank LisaWheeler2018
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Hi there, We're thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us! Our team will always go out of their way to ensure you have the best time possible. Roan is an excellent ranger, along with all the rangers on the Amakhala....More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

We had a really wonderful time every one was happy and helpful, we enjoyed seeing all the animals our room looked out over a water hole. Just wanted to say roads are very bad so if you're in a hire car go very slowly!

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Hi there, Thank you for the wonderful compliments! We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future. Until then, take care. All the best, The Bukela team

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Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$588 - US$1 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$588 - US$1 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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PrimKent
5 April 2018|
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Response from Lorna M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know ... In Bukela everything was included. Drives .. all food and all drinks including alcohol.Tips for the rangers taking the drives are expected and hotel staff of course.
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l2pstuart
5 February 2018|
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Response from nativelondoner | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I only just saw this so it may be too late. We had a rental car so I don't know the cost of a taxi. From lodge to centre of PE is about 1 hr 15 mins by car.
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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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"The lodge was nice but after seeing the tent we preferred it as it let more light in."
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"The tents are loveley"
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"ask for near to the main lodge"
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"Lodge accommodation was very spacious with a lovely private deck to sit and watch birds and wildlife."
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