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    Amakhosi Safari Lodge

    Vergelegen Farm | R69, Pongola 3170, South Africa
    011 27 34 414 1157
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    • Excellent93%
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    • Average2%
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    “the river” (47 reviews)
    “game drives” (65 reviews)
    “honeymoon suite” (14 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 209 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    On all the safaris I have been on never have I been so close to elephant. The resident herd at Amakhosi are so relaxed with visitors that they will pass within touching distance of your open top vehicle with not much more than an inquisitive...More

    Thank David G
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    What a wonderful way for us to start 2018 with such a great review, thank you for taking the time to write this lovely detailed report on your stay. We do love our elephant herds, they are really special to us all, except when pushing...More

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    Well what can I say. Amakosi Lodge is certainly a place that will supply you with memories for the rest of your life. From the beginning to end the staff are very attentive, the rangers have an exceptional amount of knowledge. The attention to detail...More

    Thank SpicyCroquette
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 3 July 2017

    This review has really made our day, we are so happy that you all enjoyed the wedding and that it will be a memorable one for all. Thank you for mentioning the staff that made your stay all that more special and a copy of...More

    Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

    Amakhosi maintains it high standards. Even the drive there is an event itself. The track to drive there is through the park and any vehicle will manage the drive. Accommodation is splendid. The only observation is that there is sometimes not enough time to enjoy...More

    Thank david h
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 15 December 2017

    What a stunning review and so sorry for the delay in replying, we love hearing that you still enjoy your visits to us and maybe next time you visit let us know and you should stay a little longer to just relax and enjoy the...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2017

    As we started our 4th fabulous adventure organised by Paul and Terry of South African Secrets our first stop was Amokhosi Lodge. We had heard many amazing things about this lodge and it surpassed them all. The lodges overlook the river and are large and...More

    Thank CasperUk
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 15 December 2017

    How did we miss this review?? This is just a wonderful, wonderful detailed review and we really appreciate all the wonderful feedback and you taking the time to post it. You are in great hands with Terry and Paul they are so professional and know...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2017

    We loved our stay here. Was just outstanding! From food to game drives. The only real criticism I will have is after booking the honeymoon suite (at an extra cost) the pool water was freezing. Could not even put my foot in it! At an...More

    Thank jaxsydney2015
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 15 December 2017

    Firstly we profusely apologise for not responding earlier, we normally get notification of reviews and we must have missed this and it is inexcusable. Thank you for the wonderful feedback of your stay and we do appreciate the feedback on the pools, this has been...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Babysitting
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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$394 - US$1 485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    reviewera63
    22 September 2016|
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    Response from Amakhositeam | Property representative |
    Wow thanks for answering the question for us Bobannieo! Fully agree one night is very short and we do have transfer companies that we can recommend, the inclusions are accommodation, all meals , game drives and game drive... More
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    5 August 2014|
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    Hi there, yes there is a small gift shop with branded clothing, curio, jewellery and some art work, hope this is helpful
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