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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jul 2018
“Our first taste of African Wildlife.”
4 Nov 2014
“I want to go back there again”
Swaziland has a rich history, and provides a myriad of activities to suit each individual preference. But there is so much more to enjoy! Join us in tracking lions on the Hlane Big Cats tour. This includes a full day tracking lion, cheetah and...more
Main Road, Mbabane H100, Eswatini (Swaziland)
268 416 5000
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

On our second day in Southern Africa we went to Hlane Royal National Park in Swaziland. In the morning we went for a walk with one of the Guides who explained and showed us many interesting facts about the country we were walking through. Very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

It is a place where one gets refreshed.The place is semi-traditional and most amazingly are en suit huts. touring the park was really awesome. The park has different touring routes by vehicles or walking. There are different animals along the routes.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank XolaniMilton
Reviewed 30 August 2014

This is my favourite place on earth. I sat (for free) at the watering hole all day having a few cold beers and watching Elephants, Hippo, Rhino, warthog, and deer frolic and play. Take a tour to see the Lions too, but the watering hole...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Christi M
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

Hlane offers something for everyone, but due to this, doesn't excellent in any particular field. Accommodation, the restaurant, the price and the game experience were all reasonable, but none were overly memorable. It was great seeing the lion enclosure but the walk was sub-par. Overall...More

1  Thank paulsH9057OC
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Secluded chalets, the roar of Lions at night and 7 rhinos in front of your rondavel in the morning. Parrafine lamps at night. Africa at its best.

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Canwehavemore
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Stayed at Hlane in very cute rondavel. Food in restaurant very good. Watching the lions and lion cub at dawn was really special. The people running the game drives were not as professional as those we had come across in the Kruger but still friendly...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Manlytraveller
Reviewed 24 February 2014

During a one week trip to "Spectacular Swaziland" we spent a day in Hlane Big Cats and were thrilled to see a pride of Lions with cub ~ all looking beautiful, healthy, happy and wild. We also saw a wide variety of other animals ~...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank Bill C
Reviewed 14 May 2013

We were expecting to be wowed by Hlane as it's the King Mswati's game park and the only one in Swaziland that has lions. We were very disappointed as we saw one lion, under a tree and it didn't look the healthiest. Out of all...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank TravelinGlobally
Reviewed 17 January 2013

This park is very nice, smaller compared to Kruger so you have a better chance to see animals. The guides are very knowledgeable and there aren't many tourists so you get a private tour. But Mkhaya is better because it is smaller and it is...More

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank Bubolecho
Reviewed 16 September 2012

just remember this lions are really wild. use comfort facilities before entering the camp and take liquids only if necessary. air conditioned car recommended.

Date of experience: November 2011
2  Thank travellingben66
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