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Malala Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As always, you are never disappointed! The location, homely atmosphere, friendly folks and the well kept lodge surroundings...Will be back as often as possible and will always be the preferred accommodation in Hluhluwe!

Thank Larni V
Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Larni. Much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you next time. Regards Paul

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the special at Malala Lodge, accommodation, breakfast, evening meal and game drive (24th-26th January 2018). Our hosts Peter, Paul and Lesley, went beyond our expectations to make our stay welcome. Food was fantastic, game drive was unbelievable with close up of many animals,...More

Thank Bill Hobbs L
Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bill and Linda, Thanks for your lovely review and for mentioning the special - we really feel this offers our guests good value for money. We will pass on your thanks to the staff. They certainly are crucial to ensuring the lodge is kept...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We had a lovely stay, Lesley and Paul made us feel completely at home and even lent us their playing cards for our evening entertainment. The meals were great and the rooms clean and comfortable. There is some small game on the property, red duiker,...More

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Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Shirley-Ann, Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Thanks also for mentioning the game on the property. Malala is a 140 hectare property with various resident species of plains game, but nothing that can eat you! Guests are therefore able to freely...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

A lovely location, the most friendly people. Entertaining stories of Pete while having a drink in the bar. Excellent kitchen. A place to come back to if ever we might return to this region of South Africa

Thank K2967RQgerardm
Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Thanks for the lovely review, Gerard. We hope you do return one day! Kind Regards Paul

Reviewed 22 December 2017

The location is lovely, if you sit in front of your "room" , which is a small house, the animals present on the property will come close to you. It is a lovely birding site. The food is very good, breakfast and dinner!! The owners...More

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US$55 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$55 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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