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    Thanda Safari

    D242 off the N2 | Hluhluwe, 3915, South Africa
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    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    WOW,,what a beautiful place,, so clean and friendley staff everywhere to help you. The gameranger and tracker know what they are doing and going off road in order to see the animals from nearby was the cherry on the cake. The food was excellent and...More

    Thank Ullricke V
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review Thanda Private Game Reserve. We believe that Thanda is more than a dream safari destination. As we are located in the heart of Zululand, we offer authentically South African wildlife experiences matched with sincere commitment to the...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2015

    I stayed in the Tented Camp, only for 1 night as we were on a jam packed itinerary in Durban, Joburg and Cape Town. Game Drive at Sunset on day 1 was tremendous - Lions, Elephants amongst others! The sunset itself was very memorable, Day...More

    Thank Ritchie T
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 30 June 2015

    Thank you for your wonderful one night review on our Tented Camp. With our tents having generator power it gives our guests a more authentic bush experience for those who are the more adventurous, otherwise our Safari Lodge offers the luxury bush experience. We look...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

    We had à fantastic time st ThandaThanda has à welltrained friendly staff The tented camp gave us true feeling of à real safarThe tent was better Tham most 5 star hotell rooms The gamedrives were otstanding More lions than I could count All big 5...More

    1  Thank sginman
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 18 June 2015

    Thank you for your review on our Tented Camp. With 14000ha for the animals to roam on I am glad to hear you saw the Big 5 and more Lions than you could count. Our Tents being characterised by the minimal artificial lighting and limited...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2015

    Before going to Thanda I did some research and concluded from what I saw and read that this was going to be a "Ralph Lauren Does 'Out of Africa' for The Four Seasons" type of experience. Was I ever wrong, and happily so! Thanda is...More

    Thank NamelessinSF
    Response from ThandaPGR, Manager at Thanda SafariResponded 18 June 2015

    Thank you for the wonderful review. I am glad we made your Dream Come True!. We also believe that cultural preservation is as important as wildlife conservation. Thanda is committed to retaining and showcasing Zulu traditions. The activities we offer immerse our guests in Zulu...More

    Reviewed 27 January 2015

    It didn't start off in a very promising fashion when we were left standing at the entrance gate for 30 minutes with no information as to what was going on. Things did improve from there but there are still a few aspects of the lodge...More

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    Jang53
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Lara S | Property representative |
    Good Evening, The rates include accommodation, three meals per day, two game drives per day as well as selected local beverages. Thank you for your interest in Thanda. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager
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    19 January 2017|
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    Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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