This was our first stop on our Honeymoon and it set the bar very high for the rest of the vacation. Stating with the room, we stayed at tent #6. This is far beyond what we expected. Because this resort only have 8 luxury tents you really have a very personalized and unique experience. Not only does everyone know your name but you get to have special treatment where your likes/dislikes are known from day 1. Must mention Collette as she really welcomed us and was there at every beckon call.
The views from the room are beautiful, located near the water we had an elephant greet us one day after our morning drive, sniffing around our tent. We loved the outside shower, everything was very clean and very comfortable. We loved that it was very private as well. We even had the staff draw us a bath one night from when we came home after the night safari drive.
The food is delicious, really enjoyed every course, morning, noon and night, there was always something new and exciting on the menu, Kudu being one of my favs. Everyone is very accommodating as I previously mentioned and they will cater to your needs.
The safari drives were perfect. Jimmy & Vincent were great. Jimmy even put himself in a bit of danger while luring a pair of gorgeous lions to come greet us. They went above and beyond for us. We saw all Big 5 and have beautiful pictures to prove it. We really enjoyed the mid-morning and mid-evening stops during the drive, much needed stretch of the legs and drinks! Amarula is not my drink of choice. Must-do the bushwalk, very cool!
Not enough great things to say about this hotel. It was a perfect place to go if you want a unique and individual high-end experience.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Our accommodation is pure African safari, and comprises of individual pavilion-style luxury tents, arranged to create a unique village feel. Enjoy magnificent views of the bush, the Nhlaralumi River and the distant foothills of the Drakensberg Mountain Range at our lodge. ... more less
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