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    Malala Lodge

    Bushlands Road, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good20%
    • Average1%
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    “st lucia” (31 reviews)
    “home cooking” (8 reviews)
    “bush drive” (3 reviews)
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    31 - 35 of 210 reviews

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    This was our third visit to Malala Lodge and I am pleased to be able to state that it was as good as ever. Paul and Lesley made us most welcome, the accommodation was very comfortable, and the whole setting extremely relaxing. The grandkids had...More

    Thank Kevin G
    Response from Paul H, Manager at Malala LodgeResponded 22 December 2016

    Thanks, Kevin and Brenda. Glad to hear the whole family enjoyed themselves. Looking forward to your 4th visit... Regards Paul

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Malala Lodge was an unexpected delight found on the internet whilst looking for a base near the Hluhlue area that would allow us to explore the parks and wetlands. As animal lovers it was the website pictures of Basil, Norman, Gandalph and the laid back...More

    Thank edintkennels
    Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 21 December 2016

    Dear Maureen and Bob, Thanks for your lovely, comprehensive review. Certainly 7 days of catering for a vegetarian diet was quite challenging, but we're very glad you enjoyed it and it led to us greatly enhancing our vegetarian repertoire! We hope to see you both...More

    Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

    For our second stay (4 nights) in Malala lodge, we missed the zebras in the park but not nyanas and other antilopes! Our "cottage" was well furnished and close to the pool :-) More than being a really lovely place, Malala lodge is so close...More

    Thank Claude S
    Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 27 November 2016

    Dear Claude, Thanks for your lovely review. Sorry you missed the Zebras - we have demanded that they be more visible in future! Thanks for pointing out the various attractions of the area - prospective visitors to this area really do need to set aside...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    We were made to feel at home at Malala. The food was excellent and plentiful. Pete's game drive was a highlight despite Scottish weather - cold with driving rain. As a birdwatcher I was especially pleased that I could wander round the bush without worrying...More

    Thank richardleslie2016
    Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 4 November 2016

    Thanks for your lovely review, Richard. We suspect that you brought the weather with you from Scotland, because it's been great since then. Thanks for the point about being able to walk around - with no dangerous animals on the property, our guests can wander...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    Attention to detail. We loved our stay. Perhaps a larger car is required to negotiate the very sandy road! We'll come back again for the peace and tranquility. To rekindle friendship with Pete, who I had known for many years was great. His knowledge of...More

    Thank louisbeaumontlb
    Response from Paul H, Owner at Malala LodgeResponded 4 November 2016

    Thanks for your review, Louis - hope to see you both again soon. Kind Regards Paul

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$55 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Zululand >
    • Hluhluwe
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    Yes but you have to ask for it at the reception.
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    "All the rooms are about the same, all very quiet and peaceful"
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    "listen carefully at night - you will hear nightjars, bushbabies and owls!"
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