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Zulu Nyala Game Lodge

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing!!! The room at the game Lodge was lovely! The food was buffet but some lunches were a la carte. The food was plentiful and average on the whole. Our Safari guide Chris's was awesome, very knowledgeable and friendly! We saw both white and black rhinos ( black are very rare). Elephants, cheetah, giraffes, zebra, water buffaloes ( including a...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I bid on this safari trip at my daughter's school fundraising auction and my parents bid on the same trip at my son's school auction. We were able to go together in April (perfect weather) and stayed at the Zulu Nyala Game Lodge. We both upgraded our rooms (overlooking the pool area) and it was worth every...

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New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a regular room for 3 nights here & 3 nights at the safari lodge. This lodge is located on top of a mountain in the middle of the game reserve. The lodge itself was beautiful, clean, and the food was excellent. The views from the pool area are breathtaking. Our guide for the week stay was Ronnie...

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1Thank JMV-NY
Orlando
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing family safari experience. The lodge itself was beautiful- clean, friendly staff, wifi in the lobby (and even in Room 1 where we stayed), food was plentiful and delicious. What really made this experience amazing though were the game drives led by Christiaan Venter. The park is smaller than some but that was great b/c we got...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a terrific stay at the Zulu Nayala Game Lodge. Our room was very comfortable and the surrounding scenery was beautiful. We saw many animals and our ranger was Philemon who was both knowledgeable and entertaining. We took a few of the offered excursions and enjoyed them, especially our visit to the Zulu School and Village. We also loved...

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you drive there best use a 4x4 as the access is challenging in a regular car. Great location with wonderful views from the swimming pool. Looks like some rooms have been refurbished recently, ours hadn't but was OK for our needs. Best to bring mosquito spray. The breakfasts and dinners were of a very high standard. Lunches were a...

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Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My only complaint is the infestation of mosquitoes in our room. I got 98% of my bites in our room. The staff and guides at Zulu Nyala are very good at their jobs, but if you get a choice, ask for Amon. He's trained many of the other guides, so he's quite simply the best. Every game drive as a...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived and were pleasantly surprise with a fantastic room, beautiful views and the best food. Thank you for the fantastic breakfast, great variety to choose from. We enjoyed your dinner every night. Friendly staff and a place we will recommend to every one. This was our 6 th time with Zulu Nyala Lodge. We don't have to say more,...

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Alaska
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Zulu Nyala – We flew from Cape Town to Durban (King Shaka Airport) on Kulula Air and when we arrived we rented a van to travel 3 hours up the coast to Zulu Nyala (ZN) Game Reserve near Hluhluwe, SA. There we paid $3,250.00 US for two, all-inclusive for 5 days. At ZN we had three rooms near the reception...

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eastbourne, england
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Having stayed in several game lodges, this was by far the most comfortable, if not the most exciting, but we had a great time. The accommodation was clean, comfy beds, plenty of hot water and the most beautiful swimming pool. The early morning game drives were always made interesting by the great ranger. The reserve is private, so off road...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An entrancing experience in a unique wilderness area. Zulu Nyala Private Game Reserve provides a unique bush experience in the heart of one of South Africa’s most diverse conservation regions. Nestled between the wilderness reserves of Mkuze, Hluhluwe and St Lucia, this lush stretch of paradise is home to a wide variety of game, from the majestic elephant to rhino, buffalo, hippo, giraffe, the shy and beautiful Nyala buck that is endemic to the region and the secretive leopard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zulu Nyala Game Lodge

Address: Msinene Rd, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Hotel Class:4 star — Zulu Nyala Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 52
Also Known As:
Zulu Nyala Game Hotel Hluhluwe
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“Rooms overlooking pool area. Request upgrade. It is well worth it.”
B8959MVjenniferd, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms by the pool have the views, although the other rooms have nice garden views.”
JMV-NY, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at swimming pool, fantastic views.”
The_Albatros, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you can afford it stay in a room overlooking the pool”
BennyBAlaska, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were in room #32 which was clean and quiet.”
packerfan71, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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