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Bukela Game Lodge

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The adventure really does begin as soon as you arrive to the main gate of the reserve. On the drive in through the reserve it is a couple of km's to the lodge and you can spot animal - we saw a giraffe grazing at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The adventure starts by getting to the lodge!! If you think, your small car won't make it, do not worry! It will. Just like our rented little Renault did... You may already spot a few animals on the way. The Bukela Lodge is located at...More

1  Thank amelie_tom
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, thanks so much for the warm review and many compliments! We'll be sure to pass them on to Jonathan 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 someday...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 3 nights here and loved every single moment, the welcome was wonderful the lodge is so beautiful with a wonderful infinity pool, our cottage was perfect beautifully set up. There is nothing I could find fault with. The game drives were wonderful with a...More

1  Thank Papoulin1
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, thanks so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed the Bukela safari experience. It sounds as though you had some fantastic sightings! We'll be sure to pass on your compliments to the rest of the team. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first thing I would say when visiting any game lodge reserve park is make sure you hire a four wheel drive vehicle because getting there from the main road can be several kms on unmade roads. We did manage to get to our destination...More

1  Thank patmarina2016
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. Your balanced feedback helped us to see that there are some areas we could make improvements on, although it is wonderful to hear you enjoyed the accommodation and game drives so...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This safari was just out of this world. If you are going on safari this is the place to go. There was just the two of us and we saw all the animals. Our ranger was John Luke and he was very very informative and...More

Thank hilarysheridan
Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

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. Our unfenced lodge always provides surprise visits from the wildlife around us. We hope to see you again...More

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l2pstuart
5 February 2018|
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Response from amelie_tom | Reviewed this property |
It takes about an hour to get there. We rented our own car at the airport...
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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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I honestly don't know. I think it may be their winter/autumn. Best look on the internet for more accurate info.
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"Our tent 7 was close to the main lodge area but totally private and wonderful deck overlooking the waterhole."
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"Try the tents, they look excellent."
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"Chalets 3 and 4 are the most remote from the central facilities and set in the bush."
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"Lodge 1 is near to the watering hole and you can see the animals from your terrace."
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