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Staffordshire, England
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Accommodation was beautiful with amazing views from the veranda. Everybody was so helpful and the food was great. There seemed to be food all the time. We had a great walking safari (instead of one of the drives) and we loved the massage in the spa. Game drives were great. Plenty to see and lots of photo opportunities.

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lynne and Andy, Thank you for the wonderful review and taking the time to provide some feedback for us! We appreciate all the lovely compliments you have gifted us! We certainly never want any of our guests to go hungry at our lodge and so Chef Khuleh produces delicious food throughout the day at an impressive rate! It is...

Göteborg
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Amazing place for safari and retreat. Wonderful staff, great food and the cabins were fantastic. Couldn't been better. This area feels much more real Africa than the southern cape district were we started our three week trip

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sven, Thank you for the short but sweet review! Zululand is an incredible place to visit, safari and experience the African wilderness. We are certainly very privileged to work here and observe the incredible changes in seasons, the powerful weather and the natural life cycle of the fauna and flora in our reserve! We are very pleased that you...

Penkridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Any lack of wildlife is made up for with lovely food and very enjoyable safari breaks both morning and evening particularly the sun downers!! Lovely plunge pool but no swimming pool. Alex was an excellent guide, full of knowledge but delivered in an entertaining way.

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sally and Gerald, Thank you kindly for taking the time to post a review and feedback! I will certainly pass your comments on to Alex in our next Family Meeting - no doubt he will be pleased with the news that his safaris, ranger's specials and G&Ts were a hit! He absolutely loves his work and is passionate about...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful premises, wonderful game drives, breathtaking views, great food and service! Lovely rooms, relaxing environment. Picnic baskets were fun. Lovely garden visited by game. Will definately be back soon and hope to enjoy a few days in a setting one can just dream of ......

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your efforts in posting a review and providing valuable feedback! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and all the aspects of Leopard Mountain that we have to offer. It is definitely a special moment when you find yourself enjoying a delicious picnic basket on your chalet deck and watching Nyalas, Warthogs or Impalas grazing peacefully...

Richards Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I spoil our self for 3 night at the lodge. The lodge location has absolutely stunning scenery, From the moment we arrive we were treated with a warm welcome and a refreshing drink. All the staff, waiters, guides are very professional and friendly and always help full and trying to make your stay memorable. The game drives are...

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Hannes and Elaine, Thank you for your review and choosing to stay at Leopard Mountain, we are so pleased we had the chance to spoil and treat you! We thoroughly enjoyed getting to know you during your three night stay, Ryan certainly enjoyed sharing some of his knowledge with you and, of course, some wonderful sightings. As you say,...

Dumfries & Galloway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just looked over the recent reviews of this property, all writen in glowing terms, and will find it hard to come up with a new angle! Our experience was terrific - we loved the private individual lodges, sitting outside for dinner around the campfire, the tasty afternoon teas before the game drive, the excellent spa treatments and will...

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Caroline and family, Thank you for your review, the mention of the Velvet Cake recipe is a new angle so you can rest easy knowing you brought some original angels to the review! It is heartening to read your warm feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Leopard Mountain. Our staff are certainly stars and we...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Leopard Mountain during the past three years, and this time it was even better! The lodge is located on a mountain, which gives you a spectacular view over the valley. The beautiful chalets are very private, each with it's own veranda and plunge pool. A perfect place to relax with a good book between...

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jonas, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We truly appreciate your compliments to the lodge, staff and safaris! It is the highest compliment to have a guest return to our lodge in amongst the choice of so many lodges in South Africa - so thank you for returning to us! We certainly aren't going anywhere...

Hartenbos, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My guests and I really felt welcome and the service was outstanding. Great acommodation, great food and the gamedrive and viewing was very good and the guedts loved it but most of all great people. I can highly recomend this place for a six star stay and treated like royalty.

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Our thanks for posting a review for Leopard Mountain! We really enjoyed hosting yourself and the guests -great people yourselves! At Leopard Mountain we certainly like to create a very welcoming, casual yet professional environment where we can connect with all of our guests beyond the merely serving them. Thank you again for the visit, compliments and review! We hope...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in a stunningly beautiful game reserve high on the mountain overlooking the mSunduzi river. The beauty of the countryside is breathtaking. The reception area is stunning tastefully furnishednin an African game lodge style. Staff get 10/10 for service , friendliness and just awesomeness. The package is fully inclusive, there is a welcome drink and then you retire to the...

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Joy and Alan, We loved hosting you at Leopard Mountain and celebrating your combined birthday surprise! Thank you for posting a review so soon after your stay. The Ranger's Special is definitely the best way to start the morning in the bush - a lovely combination of coffee, hot chocolate and Amarula! As to all the other compliments you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing four night stay at Leopard Mountain. Neither of us had experienced safari before but the trip lived up to and exceeded every expectation. The accommodation was superb – our own private hut with spectacular views, balcony with hammock and plunge pool (very welcoming after a hot game drive). Staff were friendly, helpful and fun. There was...

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LeopardMountainOwner, Manager at Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Naomi and Richard, It is wonderful to hear from you again, especially so soon after your stay in January. Thank you for making the effort to post such a warm review, it is appreciated! Cheetah and Wild Dog definitely make for some special game-viewing - they are such beautiful animals and usually quite active and charismatic. I am also...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Big 5 multiple award winning 4 Star lodge, set within the Zululand Rhino Reserve offering peace and tranquillity with friendly hospitality. Our beautiful lodge has the most spectacular views in Zululand, from the river meandering below to the distant Lebombo Mountains.Big 5 game drives take you through well stocked, unspoilt bush veld and endless rivers winding through indigenous forest, a birder's paradise. Our guided walking safaris offer an intimate encounter with the African bush veld and Big 5 animals, taking you to places beyond the reach of vehicles. Join our midday waterhole lookout activity and watch an array of animals come down to drink from our unique waterhole setting. Luxury accommodation in 9 well appointed, stone chalets with a hammock and private unheated plunge pool nestled in the cliff tops overlooking the river below. Our sought after chef will prepare your tantalising meals, which can be accompanied by your choice of wine from our multi-award winning cellar. Entrust us with those special occasions. Our picture perfect backdrop lends itself as an intimate setting for a romantic wedding, honeymoon or just a well deserved break. Surrounded by sweeping bushveld, our Africology spa stands as one of the top health and beauty brands in South Africa which is both eco friendly and has a holistic approach to all their treatments. Inspired by the wisdom of Africa's traditional healers and their vibrant heritage, communities and plant life guests can enjoy a plethora of natural body, skin and beauty treatments designed to rejuvenate, relax and enhance health and vitality. Our in-house therapists are eager to welcome you while you indulge in our exclusive spa treatment menu after a great day's Game Viewing. After your treatment why not take a leisurely dip in your private plunge pool whilst taking in the magnificence of the untainted skies. ... more   less 

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Address: D 464, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Price Range: ₹ 29,483 - ₹ 44,391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Leopard Mountain Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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