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    Buhala Lodge

    12KM Beyond Malelane Town on the N4 | Van Graan Se Dam, Crocodile River, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Perfect Service!! Friendly and helpful staff!! Breakfast perfect (Fruit salad mmmhh)! Optimal Situation to the Golf Course and the Kruger Nationalpark. For the pool accomodations I would like to have more sunbeds.

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 8 March 2017

    Thanks for your review, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. We are expecting the new sunbeds anyday. All the best, Colin

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    My brother and I stayed while playing golf at Leopard Creek. The location was phenomenal and the staff were superb. They went above and beyond to make our stay memorable and I would highly recommend Buhala Lodge!

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 20 February 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to post a review we were all pleased you made it after your eventful trip from the USA. It was a pleasure having you and we look forward to seeing you again. All the best, Colin

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    When we first arrived at Buhala, I was somewhat disconcerted as we turned off the road onto a dirt track, through a fruit farm. However my fears dissipated when we settled into the Lodge. We were in a balcony river room, an absolute must for...More

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    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 20 February 2017

    Thanks Vicky, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. All the best, Colin

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    I was part of the family (mother in law!) that travelled with Steve B! We had heard so much about it from him and my daughter and were delighted to go with them this trip. It certainly did not disappoint. Stunning location .. Big 4...More

    Thank Anne W
    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 20 February 2017

    Thanks Anne, I am so pleased you were able to join your family this time and enjoyed Buhala so much, we certainly enjoyed having you all. Hopefully we will see you again, Colin.

    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    I'll keep this brief. This was our third visit to Buhala and our second in 15 months and it remains our favourite place to visit in the world. Six days is simply not enough to enjoy this wonderful, peaceful lodge with its stunning views, great...More

    Thank Steve B
    Response from Colin R, Owner at Buhala LodgeResponded 20 February 2017

    Hi Steve, we are all so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and are becoming a "regular". We certainly look forward to seeing you again in November. All the best, Colin. P.S. We have elephant and buffalo on the front lawn this morning.

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    • US$276 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms facing the river and the ones with a balcony in particular!!!"
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    "The Elephant Suite was excellent with fantastic views including when using the outside shower!"
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    "Any room...but one with a balcony is great"
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