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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Can't say enough about this guesthouse. Nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast lovely, they did a packed breakfast for safari, laundry was done free of charge and we were able to Braai in the evenings. Excellent wifi. Thank you for making our holiday!

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked in October 2016 for our family of 6 to stay for two nights in December. Upon arrival we found out that we had been double booked and now there were other people (who only booked the day before) in our rooms. We waited around 2 hours for the manager to arrive and whilst waiting we needed the toilet...

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Maralize P, Owner at Ama Zulu Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for your review on our guesthouse. we take all reviews as positvive and would upgrade were necacerry. I would like to add to your review and state yes we did a double booking but have given you and your familie a choice to the accomdaiton selected. We did make sure that you were sasitfied with the...

Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the lodges when my little boy was three, he is now eight. We met maralize who is the owner and her family all those years ago, my little boy played with maralize little boy again which was lovely to see!! The lodges are still absolutely perfect with a couple of extra rooms!! You haven't changed at all...

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

very clean room with friendly owner!I can recommend anybody.also breakfast was excellent.one day I ordered breakfast pack cause leaving early morning to go game researve and I got very nice breakfast pack.I really appricaite

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are very happy with stay at Ama Zulu Guesthouse and get good service. It's esay to any way! We have two rooms with my friend stay 4 days, It's safe and nice! Owner give us many information! We will be come back again!

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really recommend this place for a comfortable and relaxing stay in a small town in Zululand. We felt very warm welcomed and the owners gave us many tips for exploring spectacular places near Hluhlue. We also had a braii at the cosy relax area, which is well equipped and if something is needed they always find a solution. It...

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Loved this guest house. The owners were friendly. Service was great and rooms were spacious and clean. 1 or 2 geckos In my room but besides that, everything was lovely.stayed there for 2 nights,would have loved to stay longer.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Booked family suite which sleeps 6; 4 adults and 2 children. booking confirmed as 3 bedrooms with 2 doubles and 2 singles; however on arrival we only had 2 bedrooms with 1 double and 2 singles. were told mistake was made by booking.com and we had to pay an extra R400 the 2 kids had to sleep on stretch beds.

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Maralize P, Owner at Ama Zulu Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for your review on ama zulu guesthouse. we take all reviews as possitive and will inprove were neccacerry You have made the booking for the family suite which consist off 2 seperate bedrooms. one shared bathroom and toilet. We , maralize and lewelyn was not here upon check in, we had a stand in mananager that...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Accommodation was fine. Room was clean and comfortable. Management was so casual they appeared disinterested in the guests.Breakfast was a bit disappointing, small selection, mushrooms smelt a bit strange.

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Maralize P, Owner at Ama Zulu Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for your review on ama zulu guesthouse. We take all reviews as positive and will improve were necacery I appologies for any inconvience that was caused by us. Upon check in were inform all our guests that there is a bell inside the courtyard and if you would like to talk to management please press the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Nice and quiet with a pleasant pool and close to some interesting game reserves welcomed by Llewelyn who was most helpfull and informative - very friendly place - the owners couldn"t do enough for us - highly recommended

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ama Zulu Guesthouse is set in the heart of Hluhluwe and the beautiful untamed Elephant Coast in KwaZulu Natal. This newly renovated house offers guests comfortable accommodation in a relaxing atmosphere at affordable rates. The taste fully furnished and decorated bedrooms all have private entrances, en-suite bathrooms and are equipped with coffee and tea making facilities, bar fridge and colour TV with M-Net. A Continental and full English Breakfast is served daily. Dinners on request. Guests are welcome to relax in the courtyard or at the pool area and enjoy the fresh air and sunny skies. Braai/ barbeque facilities are available! Laundry service available! Children welcome! This Guesthouse greatest asset is it's location ideally situated between the world renowned Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park. Where the untamed wildlife and marine reserves meet creating an eco-system of unparalleled bio-diversity. Ama Zulu Guesthouse is also within easy reach of Sodwana Bay, St Lucia, Cape Vidal, Lake Sibaya, Mkuze Game Reserve, as well as Ndumo Game Reserve, Tembe Elephant Park and Lake Josini. The "umHluhluwe Safaris" arranges three, six and nine hour safaris into the game reserve. Champagne breakfasts, bush braai's, lunch packs as well as picnics in the Park can also be arranged on request. Qualified field guides will take you on safari in comfortable, modern open game drive vehicles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ama Zulu Guesthouse

Address: 70 Nyala Street | Hluhluwe, Hluhluwe 3950, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Price Range: €45 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ama Zulu Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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