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Zulu Nyala Game Lodge

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Reviewed 8 October 2015

We travelled as 2 couples from the US the last week of Sept. The weather was perfect, and the Game Lodge a 4 star resort. Meals were good, and the ambiance was exactly what you would want on a safari. Our room(4) was spacious, clean,...More

4  Thank seasideboston
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Zulu Nyala is an amazing location in the heart of the South Africa's game reserves. The lodge itself is immaculate with large expansive rooms and incredible views of the valley. In fact, the Nyala and a warthog came to graze in front of my room...More

3  Thank Amelia C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We also purchased our safari through a charity auction. We had no idea what to expect except what we had read on Trip Adviser. We were also working with a travel agent who arranges Safari trips for the remainder of our time in South Africa...More

4  Thank ChaChaOakland_Ca
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Like most of the guests, we won our trip via an charity auction. I didn't expect much, assuming it was a Disney version of a safari. I couldn't have been more wrong. This is a 5000 acre private game reserve and has 3 room options....More

4  Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

My husband & I spent 3 nights at the Game Lodge in a standard room that had seen better days. The game drives were nice although the open safari vehicle was usually full with no extra seats. The reserve is quite small compared to others...More

3  Thank Jeanne A
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Jodee S
8 January 2018|
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Response from macahayes |
Hi Jodee, I am sure that as a vegetarian you will be able to pick your way around the food. Everything is buffet so you will be able see everything and ask questions. Being vegan will be a little harder but I would contact... More
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NoahandAdam
5 January 2018|
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Response from Cherry T | Reviewed this property |
i found the pool area the best for me....just loved the view. you however may want to over look the gardens or the hill side.
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Randy O
3 October 2017|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
We used Zulu Nyala pickup and return to Durban in May2017. It is a 3 hour drive and cost, roughly (trusting on memory here), maybe $200 to $250 for 2 of us. If the car picks up additional people, the cost/person goes down so... More
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"Enjoy the game rides and don't bother with extra excursions."
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"At the Game Lodge, rooms which overlook the pool have great views."
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"some rooms have a terrace and a view of beautiful mountains. Some do not."
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