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Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari Lodge

PO Box 87, Ntambana 3881, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

To all of you at Thula Thula I would like to thank you for opening up your home to us in May 2016 and allowing us to be part of your family at Thula Thula. We have never felt so welcome, looked after and appreciated...More

2  Thank Lauren G
Response from FrancoiseDurban, Owner at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 11 February 2017

Dear Lauren! Wow what an amazing review and so many compliments about our staff at Thula Thula. So glad you had such a wonderful experience and i really hope we shall see you again back to visit your new family ! We shall be waiting...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Food was great, Mozi and Damien were fantastic and very knowledgeable and those elephants and rhinos... I'm still speechless! Also a huge thank you to Kim Mcleod for taking me to the chemist during my allergic reaction. Only downside was that I couldn't thank Fraancoise...More

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Response from FrancoiseDurban, Owner at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 11 February 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review and glad you had a great experience with our game rangers seeing our special herd and very special rhinos ... so sorry for your allergic reaction. I shall pass on your great compliments to all at Thula...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016

We stayed at Thula Thula tented camp. The service, food, accommodation and all the staff from kitchen to the best game rangers Shando and Kaya that took us on our gamedrive and bushwalk! Saw the Nana elephant tribe and a giraffe giving birth! Absolutely amazing

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Response from FrancoiseDurban, Owner at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 11 February 2017

Thank you so much for your beautiful review and so glad you has such a great experience. I shall pass on your lovely compliments to our staff and our game rangers Shandu and Khaya. Love from the bush 🐘🐘🐘 Francoise

Reviewed 4 December 2016

I visited Thula Thula in Nov 2016. My first visit was 8 years ago. Still one of the best experiences I've had with nature, with life and of course the elephants they have. Thula Thula (BTW, this means in zulu "Peace and Tranquility") offers are...More

4  Thank Sofia-A-201643
Response from FrancoiseDurbs, General Manager at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 14 December 2016

Dear Sofia Thank you so much for your beautiful review and we look forward to having you again back at Thula Thula ! Wishing you a wonderful Christmas Francoise and the Thula Thula Wild Team

Reviewed 28 November 2016

The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and the food was delicious. The lodge has a very tranquil feel and is well kept, however the main reason we visited was for the elephant encounter and we saw none.More

Thank maeve227
Response from FrancoiseDurbs, General Manager at Thula Thula Exclusive Private Game Reserve and Safari LodgeResponded 14 December 2016

Dear Maeve, Thank you very much for your nice review. But I am sorry the herd was in hiding when you came. Hope you will come back soon and we shall make sure you see them all. Warm regards and wishing you a wonderful Christmas....More

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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • US$ 422 - US$ 477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Number of rooms
  • 16
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Sue B
3 July 2017|
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Response from SueandFrank | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! You should read the book first, "The Elephant Whisperer"
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wndsrfr11
22 September 2016|
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Response from FrancoiseDurban | Property representative |
It is just a question of privacy as family tent is superb and large open plan with 4 beds and large bathroom, and parts of the tent are separated by a wooden screen. So it all depends if tou know each other very well as... More
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WestieMom15
25 July 2016|
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Response from PlBos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, October, November and early December are good. End of December will be very hot.
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"We loved our lodge suite, and our big tent too"
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