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    andBeyond Phinda Mountain Lodge

    Phinda Private Game Reserve, Phinda Private Game Reserve 3960, South Africa
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    Gooderson Bushlands Game Lodge
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    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    Wow! This was our first safari experience and it was just incredible and we have made memories we will never forget. Firstly, the lodge itself - the lodge has stunning views across the mountains where you can see for miles. We stayed in room 20...More

    1  Thank Emily2604
    Reviewed 18 June 2016

    The Phinda private reserve provides excellent wild life viewing in an extensive and varied landscape. There are two game drives each day, accompanied by expert rangers, my party had memorable encounters with the famed "big five" and numerous other species. The mountain lodge is spectacularly...More

    1  Thank IanWriter
    Reviewed 10 June 2016

    Firstly, the safari is just spectacular. The rangers accompanying us were very very friendly, helpful and knowledgable. We travelled in a large group. They organise two safaris per day and it is totally your money's worth( even though it is very expensive!!) We have many...More

    1  Thank kapvin
    Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

    Very large game reserve with many and diverse types of fauna and flora. Experienced, knowledgeable game rangers and trackers that really go the extra mile to immerse you in the African wildlife experience (special thanks to Sibu and Tom, who hosted us over 3 days...More

    1  Thank RuanMare
    Reviewed 20 May 2016

    The Phinda Mountain Lodge was fantastic. It is absolutely worth the splurge! Excellent service, food & amenities. The game drives were exceptional. All staff were friendly and the rangers and trackers are top-notch. You will never want to leave!

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    • US$2,230 - US$4,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Phinda Private Game Reserve
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    lou b
    15 October 2017|
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    Response from devendra k | Reviewed this property |
    Yes . They will have binoculars in the vehicle with the ranger
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    19 July 2017|
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    Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
    We visited the end of June and I could count on one hand the number of mosquitos we saw in four days there.
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    Ben K
    9 September 2016|
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    Response from Doug W | Reviewed this property |
    In January I think they wake you at 5am for a 5:30 drive. It's hot in Jan so down time is from about 10am to 3pm due to heat and humidity
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