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Malala Lodge

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

As soon as we arrived we knew we'd made a wise choice from the welcome we received from the Harvey's to the excellent furnished cottage we had. One of the most rewarding parts was the ability after dinner to be able to wandering around the...More

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Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks, Cormac - we're glad you enjoyed your time with us. Kind Regards Paul

Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is the second time that we have stayed at Malala Lodge. We were here for a family reunion and this was absolutely ideal. Malala had everything one could wish for for a wonderful stay in the bush surrounded by wildlife on the property and...More

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Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 13 September 2017

Thanks, Arie. The Brandt/Sischy group were a pleasure to host and we hope all of them will be back again soon! Kind Regards Paul

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic place! The chalets were lovely. You had everything you might need under one thatched roof. What a revelation to wake up in the bush every morning. The lodge is situated on the owners' private game reserve, so you could walk anywhere you...More

Thank Elena J
Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Elena, Thanks for your glowing and descriptive review - much appreciated. Thanks also for mentioning the food; we certainly don't aspire to be the next Masterchef, but we do aim to make our meals both plentiful and tasty in a home-style kind of way!...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time on the thatched roof cottage which is fully equipped for self catering, however we took the dinner, bed and breakfast option. The food was out of this world. A short drive to Hluhluwe game reserve and 30 min drive to...More

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Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Lara, Thanks for your review, and we're glad you enjoyed yourselves. "Tranquil" is definitely a good description of Malala - if the city and its noise are getting to you, then Malala will provide you with the respite you need! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have 3 Fabueles days at Malala lodge. Perfect gamedrive with Pete, Nice story's at the bar with Pete. The meals where very Good. Paul And Lesley are Good cooks. Hope to come back soon. Fam. Hubert And Aarts.

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Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 18 August 2017

Thanks, Henk. It was an absolute pleasure hosting the four of you, and we hope you come back soon. Kind Regards Paul

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US$55 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$55 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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