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    Thanda Safari

    D242 off the N2 | Hluhluwe, 3915, South Africa
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “game drives” (88 reviews)
    “game reserve” (34 reviews)
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    Reviewed 4 May 2015

    For Honeymoon we wanted to do something new and exciting. Thanda was an exceptional choice and exceeded all of our already high expectations. We saw the big 5 in just two game drives, mainly thanks to our fantastic guide Sandiso and tracker Mr x. The...More

    Thank Turls84
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 1 July 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review Thanda We appreciate your comments regarding the plug to charge your camera's and will look into this to make the guest experience more rewarding. The Game Reserve is called Thanda for a reason. Meaning ‘love’ in isiZulu,...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2015

    Everything was really awesome, an African dream But especially the safari guides, the 2 private games per day, the food (we even had kudu for dinner), the rooms, being alone in the wild, etc. The staff was really nice to us We did also the...More

    Thank AurelienB28
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to do a review. We are glad to hear this was your African Dream. Thanda prides itself in offering its guests local foods and delicacies of the area and are glad to hear you tried the Kudu. We offer...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2015

    We spent 4 amazing nights at Thanda, 2 days in the tented camp and then 2 in the lodge. Accommodation was amazing, the staff were some of the most helpful I have ever come across, food amazing, and wildlife majestic... we even saw two leopards...More

    1  Thank Baygirl_88
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for the amazing review! To see 2 leopards is truly amazing as most people never get to see one at all. We hope that it gave you some idea of how a stay at Thanda is spent in this unique place where love,...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    Sorry to have to have this title. Overall excellent. But some attention needs to be made to the cottages. I appreciate it is very hot most of the time but the wood decking etc needs maintenance and our bath was chipped in places and cracks...More

    Thank Heathersandra
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for your review we really appreciate the comments, this only helps us to improve. We have put in new systems that will alleviate the security issue that you had. Unfortunately with maintenance it is always ongoing and we are sorry about your experience...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2015

    This was our third visit, and once again we had a fantastic time! Staff were excellent, rooms up to scratch, and the game viewing was excellent. Christian and Bheki went beyond to make sure we saw everything including cheetah on the last morning of our...More

    Thank HolidayApril
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for your review and returning again and again to Thanda. We always love having our repeat guests as they become part of The Thanda family. Yes Christian is our resident Wildlife Photographer with his tracker Bheki. He offer various photography lessons from 90...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$475 - US$1,254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Anne W
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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    Response from dixiefowler | Reviewed this property |
    Yes plenty of lions and got some fabulous photos too. For me, the big moment was when a bull elephant came really close to our jeep, nothing too scary but I've never appreciated the sheer size of these beasts until that... More
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