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    Toro Yaka Bush Lodge

    Sable Road, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    “game drives” (93 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (10 reviews)
    “watering hole” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 6 days ago
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    De Toro Yaka Bush Lodge in het Balule Nature Reserve is echt geweldig! De accommodatie is kleinschalig voorzien van alle...More

    Thank Rob_Smets
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Toro Yaka is an amazing place!! Nicole, Steve and their super well trained staff will make everything perfect for your stay. Every review is totally true: the food is impressive, the rooms are veeeeery confortable, the staff is lovely, the game drives are fun, professional...More

    Thank Lílian M
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Beyond expectation :) Nicole's hospitality knows no bounds and Balule offers a wonderful safari experience. We stayed for five nights which was perfect. There is some downtime between drives - but the lodge is visited by some beautiful birds, and there are lots of books...More

    Thank TandD5
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were a group of 3 friends traveling together in South Africa for the first time and we stayed at Toro Yaka for 4 nights in late March. The service, care and attention that we received from Nicole, Steve and their delightful staff was exceptional....More

    Thank Robinson53
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This was both our first experience of safari and stayed at Toro Yaka for two nights. We had such a wonderful time both on safari and in the lodge. Would highly recommend this! The guides were excellent and Brandon is going to be a star...More

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    • US$ 248 - US$ 254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 6
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    Bridget D
    I am interested in the details of the game drives that are provided by the hotel. are the drives actually in Kruger? Or are they only in Balule Nature Reserve? Also, which airport do you fly into to get to Toro Yaka?
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from NicoleBaillie | Property representative |
    Hello Bridget, Thank you for the enquiry. All our safari activities (game drives and bush walks) are conducted in the Balule Nature Reserve. We can organise days trip stop the Kruger National Park if you like. The Closest... More
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    Richard C
    Hi Nicolle, Thinking of planning a safari for around 20th December 2017 for 5 days. Are you available and is it a good time to do a safari?
    24 July 2016|
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    Liza M
    Hello! I want to plan a trip here for next year, I'm wondering what seasons are best, and also is safari included in the stay here or do you pay for it desperately? If so what are the costs please?! Thank you!
    15 June 2016|
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    Response from MonaA54 | Reviewed this property |
    I went in April weather still warm but not too hot to enjoy the safari. you stay at the lodge and then pay for as many drives as you want. They normally have one early morning and one early evening. i am not sure of the... More
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    "All are perfect"
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    "all four rooms with outside terraces are great"
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    "Maybe not the best of young kids. The location is out in the bush but Nicole will be totally open with you..."
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    "We had Lion, it had a great view"
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