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    Thunzi Bush Lodge

    Maitland Road, Maitland | Maitland, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8144
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    51 - 55 of 281 reviews

    Reviewed 29 September 2016

    We stayed a full 9 days at Thunzi for our honeymoon. Very clean, cute cottage and excluded with your own boma. I would reccommend Thunzi to anyone that loves nature and that wants privacy. The self catering unit is very well equipped, we were very...More

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    Thank Jaco N
    Response from Calkyva, Owner at Thunzi Bush LodgeResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you so much for your kind words Jaco. It was a pleasure having you and your wife stay your whole honeymoon with us at Thunzi, we are so pleased you chose to do this and thoroughly enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    Short of 1 knife on arrival! So battled with a paring knife as extra. Towels could've been changed daily due to wet weather. Otherwise comfortable unit & pretty place. Water wasn't very hot either & not sufficient for 4 adults. We did not fill the...More

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    Thank Stephen Ben M
    Response from Calkyva, Owner at Thunzi Bush LodgeResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you for your suggestions. We do try and check the chalets after each visit as things do tend to go missing, thank you for letting us know. I will check with housekeeping in connection with the towels as we do try and save water,...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2016

    We stayed in Nguni Chalet for 2 nights and wished we could stay longer. It was a lovely 3 generation family time (grandparents, children and grandchildren) A great space both indoor and outdoor. Had there just been the two of us in a smaller chalet...More

    Thank George0903
    Response from Calkyva, Owner at Thunzi Bush LodgeResponded 1 November 2016

    We are so pleased that you were able to have an enjoyable stay at Thunzi with your family. It is truly a special place, especially for children who don't have the luxury of exploring nowadays. We hope to welcome you back soon again.

    Reviewed 21 September 2016

    We spent two night at the lodge to celebrate our 24th wedding anniversary. Location great - not far from the city of PE where we stay, natural Africa coastal bush land - fantastic! Accommodation nice, clean and comfortable. Lots of birds life and saw a...More

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    Thank Peter S
    Response from Calkyva, Owner at Thunzi Bush LodgeResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased that you managed to see quite a bit of wildlife and enjoyed your stay at Thunzi. We look forward to welcoming you back again.

    Reviewed 19 September 2016

    Arrived late the evening usually when you do either the staff or reception has bad behaviour. I must admit I was proven wrong. Check in was a breeze the lady at reception even made an effort to wish us luck for the cycle race myself...More

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    Thank Rian S
    Response from Calkyva, Owner at Thunzi Bush LodgeResponded 1 November 2016

    Thank you Rian for your wonderful review. I am always to pleased to hear when our staff are doing a good job and that your expectations were met. We used to have a small restaurant but unfortunately it was not viable and we had many...More

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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$88 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Louise400
    17 March 2016|
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    Response from Rika2 | Reviewed this property |
    It is about 5 km from the new mall.
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    "Nguni chalet great option if you need 3 rooms, ideal option for up to 6 adults"
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    "This is a bush lodge, so you get an entire cottage!"
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    "Narina lodge is amazing"
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    "We looked at a couple of other Chalets in case the two of us couls come back next year. They were lovely."
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