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5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 Mar 2024
A big thank you to Keegan, Kyra and ALL the Nungubane family for another amazing stay. The friendliness and hospitality of all the staff, whatever their role, made for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. The game drives were superb with an abundance of up close sightings, only surpassed by Keegan’s passion, enthusiasm and energy to get you the best out of every game drive. Thanks to you all.
Date of stay: March 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded 21 Mar 2024
Delighted that your return stay with us met with all your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future.

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Reviewed 11 March 2024

Amazing hol, fantastic lodge and staff that really go above and beyond.
Game drives with Keegan are great, very knowledgeable at tracking and finding the animals.
All meals were delicious, with lovely snacks and drinks on the game drives to keep you going.
Birthday cake, bubbles and singing made in the perfect treat.
Will return !

Room tip: Small intimate lodge
Date of stay: March 2024
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Nungubane Management, General Manager at Nungubane Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2024

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the Nungubane experience exceeded your expectations. Com back soon.

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Reviewed 27 February 2024

What a memorable weekend.
From the moment off pickup to drop-off your expectations are exceeded this place is situated deep in the heart of the bushveld. The friendliness and attention to detail from all the staff is incredible. Never felt this welcome and spoiled in one weekend. Animal sightings was great and we learned a lot from Keegan.
The rooms are spotless clean and the view from the deck incredible. Chef spoiled us too much, and Kyra's made us feel like family. This is a true gem in the bush. I left a piece of my heart

Date of stay: February 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Nungubane Management, General Manager at Nungubane Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2024

Thank you for sharing the wonderful moments that you experienced with us. A home from home is what Nungubane is all about and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Reviewed 27 February 2024

What a awesome experience most friendly staff. Keegan and Kyra the managers are the best . They treated us like family. The food was delicious , the game drives was the highlight of the weekend with stunning sightings. We will defenitly revisit in the future.

Date of stay: February 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled on business
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Nungubane Management, General Manager at Nungubane Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2024

Hi. Thankyou for sharing your experiences with us. Congeniality is what we pride ourselves on and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 20 February 2024

We had the most amazing time. Beautiful lodge, the rooms are spacious, comfortable and spotless clean. The food was excellent. The game drives was the highlight of the weekend. Thank you Keegan and Kyra for looking after us, spoiling us, and all your attention to the smallest detail. You made our stay so special. Thank you for your hospitality. We will definitely visit again.

Date of stay: February 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Nungubane Management, General Manager at Nungubane Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2024

We are so pleased that you had such an amazing time with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the the too distant future.

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Reviewed 30 January 2024

It was an absolutely amazing stay! Keagen and Kyra who manage the Lodge are amazing, and all the staff are very friendly and efficient. They all ensured that our stay was absolutely wonderful. We were there for our 25th wedding anniversary and were totally spoilt from arrival to when we left. The views are incredible. The rooms are beautiful and have superb views! The game drives with the guide Bertus van Zyl was excellent and we learnt so many things from him. We went out early mornings and late afternoons. Superb! The food was incredibly tasty as well and left us looking forward to the next meal! On our last night they made the most romantic setting in our room along with a private supper and a beautiful letter which we have kept as a wonderful memory of our time there. It was amazing! I highly recommend going there and hope to go back soon.

Date of stay: August 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Nungubane Management, General Manager at Nungubane Game Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2024

It was wonderful to host you on your 25th wedding anniversary and that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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