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Bukela Game Lodge

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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Bukela Lodge is reached by travelling 7km along a very bumpy road.with a hire car that was unsuitable for off-rode pursuits. Be warned! We were delighted by our first sight of a family of warthogs running along merrily in front of the car. We were...More

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 14 March 2016

Thank you for writing to us to let us know more about your experience. We are happy to hear the staff were able to make you feel so welcome and you enjoyed having Jacques as your guide. He is very talented and we are glad...More

Reviewed 3 March 2016

We ended our holiday at the game lodge and looked foreword to it all holiday. It was better than we'd hoped for. The lodge we stayed in, the staff and the game drives with Jacques were wonderful. Driving to the Bukela lodge set the scene...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

We had a good stay but I think the price quality was moderate. We stayed in other game resorts which were much better. The accomodation was moderate in comparison to othe resorts of the same price. But the game drives were very good!! We liked...More

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 9 February 2016

Hi there, thank you for your valued feedback. We glad you enjoyed the game drives and hope our skilled rangers were able to find you the big-5. Your review has helped us to see that we can still make improvements to deliver the luxury 5-star...More

Reviewed 30 January 2016

We stayed for 3 nights at the end of a two week trip and we certainly saved the best till last. The lodge is the perfect place to chill out between the amazing drives and Jacques our ranger could not have been more knowledgeable, passionate...More

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 February 2016
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous stay here in January and can't recommend it highly enough. Having just four rooms, you really do enjoy a personal service where nothing is too much trouble for Sam and her team. The small size of the lodge makes it easy...More

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Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 3 February 2016

Hi Chris, thank you for such a wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear you had such a lovely time at our game lodge and that the staff made such a great impression. It's fantastic to know you enjoyed the company of the other...More

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6 February 2018|
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It takes about an hour to get there. We rented our own car at the airport...
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18 November 2017|
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Hi there, we are thrilled to hear that you will be staying with us in May next year! We do provide hairdryers in the rooms. This is located in the drawer of the dressing table in your suite for your convenience.
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I honestly don't know. I think it may be their winter/autumn. Best look on the internet for more accurate info.
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"Our tent 7 was close to the main lodge area but totally private and wonderful deck overlooking the waterhole."
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"Try the tents, they look excellent."
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"Chalets 3 and 4 are the most remote from the central facilities and set in the bush."
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"Lodge 1 is near to the watering hole and you can see the animals from your terrace."
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