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    Buhala Lodge

    12 Km Beyond Malelane Town on the N4 | Van Graan Se Dam, Crocodile River, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good14%
    • Average3%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “leopard creek” (75 reviews)
    “golf course” (27 reviews)
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Thanks a lot for all we have lived in such a lovely place. Every body working in the lodge were great profesionnal, very kind, and doing every things for customer to be happy. Looking forward to coming once again.More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review of Buhala Lodge. All our staff are very proud of what they do and will always strive to make our guests happy. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your time here and we look forward to...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    Just wanted to drop a quick note and express our gratitude for a truly enjoyable stay at Buhala Lodge....I know it was the highlight of the trip for my family. The lodge is a perfect blend of rustic and modern, with the service and food...More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    Thanks for your review AJ. It was a real pleasure having you and your family staying at Buhala and we are all so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. I will pass on your thanks to Moses and the rest, it always makes...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    I stayed here one night with friends and I would have loved to have stayed for a week! We were treated so well lovely discretely attentive staff, amazing room opening out onto a large private balcony overlooking Crocodile River. Pre-dinner drinks in the relaxing bar...More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    What a super review thanks very much. I will pass on you comments about dinner to our chef who prides herself on accommodating any dietary requests guests might have. Hopefully, next time you will be able to spend a bit longer with us. Colin

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    Top class service from management and staff. Excellent food and brilliant dining atmosphere outside under the trees overlooking the Crocodile River with visits from hippo, buffalo and antelope to keep one occupied. Added bonus of being able to book and play golf at Leopard Creek...More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    Thanks for your great review Brian. Hopefully we will see you again sometime. All the best, Colin

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Food and views are excellent and all staff very friendly . This colonial house has been extended with bar lounges , outside lounges , wine cellar , all areas are in keeping with the colonial theme and service to match a joy to stay ,...More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    I love the drive through the orchards to, so it's great to hear that you also enjoyed it. We strive to creat a really relaxing atmosphere so it is wonderful to receive such positive feed back. See you soon, Colin.

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    • US$ 276 - US$ 371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Malelane
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    • Buhala Lodge Mpumalanga/Malelane
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms facing the river and the ones with a balcony in particular!!!"
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    "Top rooms with a view"
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    "The Elephant Suite was excellent with fantastic views including when using the outside shower!"
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    "Any room...but one with a balcony is great"
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