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    Bukela Game Lodge

    R342 Landman Road | off N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070, South Africa
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    “watering hole” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    We spent 3 days here at the beginning of July. Our guide each day was Jonathan. He was absolutely brilliant. Each drive was different and he was so knowledgable about animals, birds and all the various plants. Very friendly and professional . His ranger special...More

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    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 17 July 2017

    Thank you very much for the lovely review! We agree, a three night stay is a great amount of time to really gain the best experience of the reserve. We'll be sure to pass on your kind words to Jonathan and the rest of our...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    We spent 3 days in April/May staying here. We had the same guide each day (Lucky) - who was full of knowledge about all aspects of the reserve and not just the animals. 2x3 hour safaris each day with a lovely break with coffee and...More

    Thank elsieCork
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 28 June 2017

    Hi there, we can't tell you enough how lovely it is to hear such great comments of your trip to Bukela, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! We're pleased that you were able to enjoy the game drives, even...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    We stayed in one of the safari tents for four days on our honeymoon. We had the most amazing time. I think this is one of the few places on safari where you aren't fenced in which means your safari continues even when you get...More

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    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 14 June 2017

    Thank you so much for the lovely review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay. We really love hosting honeymoon couples, the lodge is designed to give you an intimate experience in the African bush and our staff pride themselves on ensuring everyone...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    An absolute gem of a find. Lodge was breathtaking, food out of this world, and our game drives were unbelievable. Our ranger Janco pulled out all the stops to give us a memorable experience. The staff back at the lodge were amazing. Already talking about...More

    Thank chester_turunc
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 14 June 2017

    Hi Chester, thank you so much for the wonderful review. We're really glad you chose Bukela Game Lodge and managed to experience the wonderful Amakhala Game Reserve. We'll be sure to pass on your compliments to Janco and the rest of the team, it really...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    We arrived after around an hour and bit drive from Port Elizabeth airport, shown to the most amazing lodge ( lodge number 1 ) which is very close to the watering hole and we were lucky to see lots of animals around this area. The...More

    Thank Mustang1560
    Response from 100roaringlions, Owner at Bukela Game LodgeResponded 14 June 2017

    We are extremely happy to hear that you enjoyed your Bukela safari experience so much! We hope that you left Bukela with some cherished memories. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay and especially for mentioning our staff's efforts. We have a...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$684 - US$1,034 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Amakhala Game Reserve
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    Sandra D
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from bj_webster | Reviewed this property |
    I honestly don't know. I think it may be their winter/autumn. Best look on the internet for more accurate info.
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    Dermot J
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from 100roaringlions | Property representative |
    Thank you very much for your question, we are thrilled to hear you are joining us here at Bukela to celebrate your anniversary. For our main meals we do provide a small menu. Our chef and kitchen is however extremely... More
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    22 July 2015|
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    Response from 100roaringlions | Property representative |
    Hi there, thank you for this question, it is one that many guests have wondered in preparing for their stay in a game reserve. Our guides are equipped with one pair of binoculars in order to spot the animals from a distance... More
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    "Lodge 1 is near to the watering hole and you can see the animals from your terrace."
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    "Newly built luxury tented rooms are amazing"
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    "Safari tents are proper glamping."
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    "Best Safari"
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