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    Thanda Safari

    D242 off the N2 | Hluhluwe, 3915, South Africa
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    US$ 621
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “game drives” (88 reviews)
    “game reserve” (34 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 305 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in one of the luxury suites and they are spactacular: In- and outdoor shower, large room with bath and double sinks etc. Outdoor pool with chill bed, indoor lounge with fireplace. Food is of highhest standard. Nex to well presented game drive the...More

    Thank Horst S
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much for your feedback. We hope that you will visit Thanda again soon. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    7 of us stayed at Villa iZulu. What a wonderful experience. We had the whole villa for 3 nights and enjoyed every minute. The game drives at dawn and dusk with our driver and tracker where one of our favorite activities and what we came...More

    Thank GriffinFamily4
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review. We will be sure to share with all our staff at Villa Izulu. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Wishing you all the very best from all of us at Thanda. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Nothing could have prepared us for the size, appointment and luxury of Thanda's rooms. Complete with indoor and outdoor showers, infinite plunge pool and private tsalas overlooking the bush. The delightful staff cannot do enough for their guests and the food is outstanding as one...More

    Thank Rob C
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review and we hope that you will visit us again soon at Thanda. Looking forward to it. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Management

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Driving to Thanda takes 5 and a half hours. The N 17 has been upgraded and its only when you pass Piet Retief that the road becomes challenging in terms of slow moving traffic that refuses to move to the left. A few potholes can...More

    Thank RubinVanNiekerk
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. We are currently undergoing some maintenance in our public areas and this will be resolved soon. Please refer to our directions on our website as the navigation systems do indeed take you to the deliveries entrance. We are happy to...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    We found Thanda almost by accident but it was pure serendipity. It was a amazing to say the least. Despite it being low season, the weather was pleasant and animals were plentiful and amenable to viewings. We saw 4/5 of Big Five in two days...More

    Thank Kennedys K
    Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are so happy that your Honeymoon at Thanda was a memorable one and we hope that you will visit us soon! Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
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    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 478 - US$ 1,229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Thanda Private Game Reserve Hotel Hluhluwe
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    Anne W
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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    24 November 2015|
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    Doug S
    11 August 2015|
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    Response from dixiefowler | Reviewed this property |
    Yes plenty of lions and got some fabulous photos too. For me, the big moment was when a bull elephant came really close to our jeep, nothing too scary but I've never appreciated the sheer size of these beasts until that... More
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