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Sable Road, Kruger National Park 1380 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The 4 days at Toro Yaka were full of activities and excitement, Amore and Mike were fantastic hosts that made you feel as part of the family. The staff is very friendly and respectful. The food, service and accommodations were first class. Mike was excellent...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Erwin R
Management response:Responded 13 May 2018

Thank you of the great Review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Toro Yaka Bush Lodge and hope to have you stay with us again in the future. Warm Regards, Team Toro Yaka

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Thank you Nicole for the comfortable and relaxing stay. The food was delicious and very healthy. The beds were like fluffy marshmallows. Guides were friendly and bubbling with information. Enjoyed the bird life and the watering hole.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Emma H
Management response:Responded 12 May 2018

Thank Emma, It was great meeting you. Till next time, Nicole

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Well named Toro Yaka. My stay with you was a real dream. Continuous attention from everyone in the lodge is the reason why I felt like home from my arrival to my check out. Garden and swimming pool are such peaceful places. Rooms are spacious...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights in Feb 2018 with our daughter and her partner and we couldn't fault the place. Nicole & her team are without exception professional, friendly, helpful and clearly love what they do. The accommodation was sumptuous and the food was...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is a beautiful resort with incredible staff. Nicole does an incredible job managing. We felt very at home and have already recommended it to friends. The game drives with Mike were awesome. He's been doing this for a long time and it shows. The...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Owner/Manager team Steve & Nicole Baillie would like to invite you to visit Toro Yaka Bush Lodge. This special lodge is nestled in the heart of the Balule Nature Reserve, a 38 000 hectare conservancy, which More forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park area. ToroYaka means “My Dream” in Northern Sotho, one of South Africa’s local languages, and the creation of Toro Yaka Bush Lodge has fulfilled the dreams of Steve and Nicole, by establishing a haven of peace and tranquility from which to share their passion for nature. The lodge has been designed in a modern elegant style, with a relaxed atmosphere, allowing guests to sit back, relax and feel at home. The six en-suite double rooms ensure tranquility and comfort at all times. Steve has spent more than a decade sharing his knowledge and love for the bush with clients from all over the world at luxury game lodges throughout South Africa. Nicole is a qualified holistic massage therapist and takes care of all the tiny details. Together with the Toro Yaka Staff, they will ensure your stay to be a memorable one. Balule is home to a large variety of plants and animals. From the smallest spider to the largest elephant, from the tiniest flower to a 1000 year old Leadwood tree, owls at night and eagles by day, every aspect of the ecosystem is explored. The Olifants River, which flows year round through the Balule, is home to hippos and crocodiles, and the whole area is one of scenic splendor, with the northern tip of the Drakensberg mountain range being visible from many points. Together with all of this, Toro Yaka Bush Lodge offers you good home cooked food, friendly service, warm South African Hospitality and loads of enthusiasm. Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Room types
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Number of rooms
4
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve

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tara294
11 July 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Yes, we do accommodate a vegetarian diet.
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Bridget D
7 January 2017|
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Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
Hello Bridget, Thank you for the enquiry. All our safari activities (game drives and bush walks) are conducted in the Balule Nature Reserve. We can organise days trip stop the Kruger National Park if you like. The Closest... More
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Room Tips

"Only 4 rooms, all great!"
Freedom367749
29 Dec 2018
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"Corner lodges offer views oacross the landscape."
BRINGRIFF8
25 Nov 2018
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"Rooms on ends have better view"
pieter444
14 Nov 2018
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"All the rooms were super. We had the elephant room, which directly overlooked the watering hole."
fortonbear
02 Mar 2018
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