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A wonderful gem in the bush, 4 star, located in the Thornybush Reserve, well known for superb game viewing.
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Property amenities
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Paid Wifi
Breakfast included
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Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Charming
Quaint
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Hoedspruit Airport8 km
Ngala Airfield31 km
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Reviews (122)
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

I can hardly say enough good things about our experience at N'Kaya game lodge. The accommodation was spacious, with excellent wi-fi, good air-conditioning, and both a shower and a bathtub in our two-room cabin. The food was plentiful and delicious for breakfast, 'high tea', and...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Kanikoski
Reviewed 21 April 2016

My wife and I are very savvy international travelers. We both agree that our time at this lodge is most likely the best four days of our life. I'm not joking. The staff, the service, the food, the cabin / rooms and the cleanliness of...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank itsnowjoke
Response from NKaya_Manager, Manager at N'kaya LodgeResponded 20 July 2016

Thank you very much for taking time to send a review. It was very nice having you here and we are always delighted when we get great feedback like this. Thank you so much.

Reviewed 2 April 2016

We were at N’Kaya the same time as Louisa (review below) and family and endorse all written 100%. They really are all the very best of hosts with Andres leading the way and Lene who provided us with the most sumptuous meals every day; the...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank melkinno
Reviewed 24 March 2016

It is almost impossible to put into words the amazing experience we all had as a family at N'Kaya Lodge; I shall try....We were dropped at the larger 5 star Waterside Lodge on arrival at Thornybush and awaited our transfer to N'kaya. We were collected...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank louisagibb
Response from NKaya_Manager, Manager at N'kaya LodgeResponded 20 July 2016

Thank you very much for taking time to send a review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we could send you of with great memories.

Reviewed 24 February 2016

While I had looked at the pictures online, I wasn't exactly sure what to expect when my friends and I arrived at N'Kaya Lodge. Whatever I imagined, N'kaya far exceeded my expectations. N'kaya only has 4 rooms (which are absolutely beautiful) which made our stay...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Alexa K
Response from NKaya_Manager, Manager at N'kaya LodgeResponded 11 March 2016

Alexa, thank you sooooo much for this great review. Yes, we had a good time with you and you friends, and would love to see you all back here. Thank you for sharing so much about your country with us, we have also learned a...More

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magz0911
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Response from NKaya_Manager | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, We do not have a dress code, as long as you are wearing something (-; , that's fine. If there is anything else, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are looking forward to sharing our little piece of paradise... More
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"All rooms are equally amazing."
Sue512
2 weeks ago
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"Bring safari wear- khaki colored clothes and a hat. You want to try to blend in, not stand out in the brush."
marywS3885XC
26 Sep 2018
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"Not applicable for this accommodation"
KHuy13
30 Aug 2018
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"All the room buildings surround the pool so all the same."
833lindsayf
10 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$685 - US$801 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKruger National ParkThornybush Private Game Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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