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    Amakhosi Safari Lodge

    Vergelegen Farm | R69, Pongola 3170, South Africa
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    • Excellent93%
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    “game drives” (63 reviews)
    “the river” (40 reviews)
    “high tea” (17 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 July 2016

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The service was wonderful with great attention to detail. Rooms were serviced twice daily. Upon arrival and after each game drive we were greeted with smiles and hot towels. We had great game sightings with Ranger Christian and Tracker...More

    Thank cooperlynx
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 18 July 2016

    So lovely to start the week with two amazing reviews, thank you for taking the time to post the reviews it is much appreciated and a copy of your review is already in the staff office! We are so pleased that you had a wonderful...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    We received 5 star treatment from the moment we arrived at the lodge. We stayed for 3 nights. Our suite was private and very comfortable. Our daughter (14yrs) particularly loved the hammock on our private deck. The 2 game drives per day were the highlight...More

    Thank Bonsall1969
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 11 July 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post this lovely review, this is so important for the team and also for other guests that are looking at staying with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    Have been to Amakhosi twice already this year. The rooms are beautiful, the staff are warm and friendly and the food is exceptional. The game reserve itself has some stunning views from on top of the mountains and beautiful spots a long the river bank....More

    Thank dmcd_travel
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 9 June 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and we really appreciate your support. We loved hosting you and glad that both visits were good ones. We are also hoping to expand our property, we have been looking at this for the...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    This place was just the greatest- the staff were wonderful so helpful and really made you feel special. We took my frail uncle along as he had been before and wanted so much to go back and they looked after him so well. I even...More

    Thank 1ellesbels
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 12 May 2016

    Thank you so much for this lovely review and for taking the time to post it, we are so pleased that you brought your uncle back to visit and that you all enjoyed your stay. This means a great deal to the team to know...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2016

    Right from our booking experience, the service we received was professional and efficient. Upon arrival (a bit late), we were offered food, time to freshen up, and a lift to join our ranger on a game drive which had already departed. The game viewing is...More

    Thank KeriThomson
    Response from Amakhositeam, Director of Sales at Amakhosi Safari LodgeResponded 12 May 2016

    What a stunning way to start the day after a busy week and weekend with our tourism Indaba. It was such a lovely surprise to see this stunning review and thank you so much for taking the time to post such a detailed review. If...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$ 398 - US$ 1,185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Zululand >
    • Pongola
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    • Amakhosi Safari Lodge Pongola, Africa
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    22 September 2016|
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    Response from Amakhositeam | Property representative |
    Wow thanks for answering the question for us Bobannieo! Fully agree one night is very short and we do have transfer companies that we can recommend, the inclusions are accommodation, all meals , game drives and game drive... More
    Anne H
    5 August 2014|
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    Response from Amakhositeam | Property representative |
    Hi there, yes there is a small gift shop with branded clothing, curio, jewellery and some art work, hope this is helpful
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