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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We recently returned to Ulusaba for 5 nights, staying in the Rock Lodge (last time we stayed in the Safari Lodge, so it was great, and "new" to try both). After our first visit Ulusaba quickly became one of our favourite places on the planet, and after our recent trip it's firmly in the No.1 spot! The staff were fantastic...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

There are no words I could use to describe the accommodation and experiences that would do it justice. We stayed in the upper lodge and it was simply a little bit of heaven on earth. The accommodation was 5* and then some more, the team an absolute pleasure and the safaris just took my breath away. I can't wait to...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We stayed in Safari Lodge. We have stayed in both Rock and Safari in the past and are more than happy with Safari as you are more able to see the animals as they pass the lodge. Rooms are superb, food superb but most of all the staff are amazing. Our ranger Steward and tracker Dan were wonderful (but then...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Having written some rave reviews about this place, it seems only fair that I give an honest view of a far less positive experience. I've always been a big fan of Ulusaba and recommended it to many people. But my recent trip was really disappointing sadly. It seems they have lost their edge and perhaps become a little comfortable and...

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Gloucester, MA
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

I just left Ulusaba, and I plan to return with my husband in a couple of months. Ulusaba had everything I hoped for in a safari experience - especially being on my own. The lodges were beautiful and peaceful (I stayed one night at Rock Lodge and two in a River room at Safari Lodge), my rooms were gorgeous and...

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We stayed 4 nights at Ulusaba, the first two in safari lodge and the second two at rock lodge. This meant we had the best of both worlds, close up encounters with the wildlife at safari lodge followed by the amazing views from rock lodge This was the first part of our honeymoon and we were definitely spoilt for the...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This was our first serious safari holiday and we chose well. We opted to split our 5 night stay between Rock Lodge and Safari Lodge, the two lodges within the reserve. We could not fault either lodge and it is almost impossible to choose between the two as they are each unique. Safari lodge with it's suspended walkways amongst the...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We got married and stayed at Ulusaba in march and miss this place already. Everything about this place and ALL of the people there make it very hard to leave, we could not find one single flaw! From the moment we arrived until the second we left was simply perfection. We cannot thank the resort team enough for a time...

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1Thank traceylouure
Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 9 September 2014

We have visited Ulusaba Private Game Reserve staying in all three lodges (Safari, Rock and Cliff) almost thirty times in eight years. If you are looking for excellent game sightings, both the big five and the small five, coupled with complete luxury and excellent food this is the place for you.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2014

I wasn't expecting to like this place quite as much as I did! I knew it would be lovely but it went beyond that. Although my first view of the rock suite bathroom was a greeting by two spiders (!), I didn't let that get in the way of a fabulous stay. Rock suite.....lovely, bit dark in the bathroom, bed...

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Additional Information about Ulusaba Private Game Lodge

Address: Ulusaba Private, Skukuza 1242, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Skukuza
Price Range: ₹ 80,802 - ₹ 1,06,593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you want views of the bush from high level - go to Rock Lodge - if you want closer contact book Safari.”
Cats19, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Definitely recommend trying each lodge if you can”
EmmaLouise1212, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you are unsteady on your feet then the safari rooms are more challenging as they are accessed by suspended walkway.”
  • Rock Lodge (Makwela Suite) - View from Terrace and Infinity plunge pool
  • Rock Lodge - View across the reserve
  • Safari Lodge (River Room) - Bedroom
  • Safari Lodge (River Room) - Terrace and Plunge Pool
413nicks, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms have been recently upgraded and all are excellent.”
976judiw, 8 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Treehouse lovely! Did rock, cliff, treehouse and safari rooms. Treehouse was the nicest! Rock and cliff have the views, safari and treehouse are lower down but I think they are more magical. 3 nights is probably good timing.....”
LadyPrimrose, 6 Mar 2014 | Read review
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