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Chumbi Bush House - Hluhluwe, South Africa

6 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Chumbi Bush House: the perfect place to be at your most peaceful self, relax, get away from it all, write a book, be an artist, go for a walk, or simply watch the world go by. A Self-catering Family holiday home set within a private nature reserve, with bush as far as the eye can see. It is within an easy drive proximity to False Bay within the St Lucia World Heritage site, Sodwana Bay and Hluhluwe National Park. Relax in the comfort of this award-winning Home. Laze on the veranda and experience nature and wildlife at its pristine best. A wonderful place to just relax, or go for a walk / run or cycle on the property. The greater Farm is home to Nyala, Impala, Giraffe, Wildebeest, reedbuck, red & common duiker, suni, warthog, monkeys, and others. Delight in the abundance wildlife a...Chumbi Bush House: the perfect place to be at your most peaceful self, relax, get away from it all, write a book, be an artist, go for a walk, or simply watch the world go by. A Self-catering Family holiday home set within a private nature reserve, with bush as far as the eye can see. It is within an easy drive proximity to False Bay within the St Lucia World Heritage site, Sodwana Bay and Hluhluwe National Park. Relax in the comfort of this award-winning Home. Laze on the veranda and experience nature and wildlife at its pristine best. A wonderful place to just relax, or go for a walk / run or cycle on the property. The greater Farm is home to Nyala, Impala, Giraffe, Wildebeest, reedbuck, red & common duiker, suni, warthog, monkeys, and others. Delight in the abundance wildlife and exquisite birdlife. Star-gaze at the night sky or thaw your soul by a flickering fire. Prepare yourself delicious meals in our well-equipped kitchen and enjoy a chin-wag eating outside on the beautiful patio, or laze around an afternoon braai (bbq). Chumbi House is very spacious, accommodating 7 people in 3 bedrooms, and offers complete privacy. It has a fully equipped kitchen for self-catering as well as a beautiful patio braai area. More
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About the Owner
Keren V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
Interaction with guests
We also live on the property in a separate house about 100m from Chumbi Bush house. We will leave you in privacy and quiet. But we are here if you need us.
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

I have never stayed in such a beautiful place. Huge, high ceilinged, stylishly furnished, well equipped and looking over a beautiful piece of bush veld. Off the beaten track, we really felt like we had 'got away from it all'. It is a drive from...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank juaboo
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Thank-you so much for the lovely review. We loved having you to stay.

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Chumbi House, built in a safari lodge style, was ideal for our adult family who had come together from the UK, Zambia and South Africa as there was an abundance of space to escape to, whether it was in one of the large bedrooms, a...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Elissa D
Management response:Responded 19 January 2018

Thank-you for your lovely review, and your suggestions. Suggestions are always greatly appreciated. I shall definitely add in a teapot and extra spoons. We hope to see you back here again soon. Kindest regards Keren

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I stayed at this house with a few overseas visitors, at first I was a bit skeptical but was assured by the owner Karen, and we were happy when we got there. From booking, arrival, and checkout, what a pleasure. Will be back and do...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Scorpion619
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Truly surprising luxury in the middle of nowhere. The Chumbi house is a real stunner. Huge, modern but decorated in an eclectic style (love it!). Everything in the highest grade, beautifully finished with great taste. All the appliances - best brands. Extremely clean and well...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank MalgorzataT129
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This place is like a fantasy! Exactly how you imagine a Safari house to be. We loved it so much we took a video of it for our YouTube channel: FourieFamCam

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank CuriousClaudio
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cycling Trips
Ceiling Fans
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Patio
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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How to get there
Approximate travelling time from Durban: 3 hours 30 minutes. If you have a GPS: Look up “Kuleni Game Park, Hluhluwe”, then follow the directions below from there. • At “Kuleni Game Park' sign, turn left down the dirt road towards the gate into Kuleni Nature Park. • Go through the Kuleni gate turn right and stop at the boom gate. Tell the guard you are going through to Chumbi Bush House. You will be required to fill in the register. It is a 10-minute drive through the Game Park to Chumbi Bush House. • Now the adventure starts! You are entering a nature reserve – Look out for wildlife! • The road splits after the gate, Go straight after the boom gate (2nd road from right). Follow the road most travelled. The road wiggles and winds quite a bit. Do not enter any of the roads with l...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 85.0 km
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