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Thanda Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the reserve”(48 reviews)
“plunge pool”(27 reviews)
“game drives”(92 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very well run Safari Lodge. The rooms are spacious with private bomas, plunge pools and a glorious day bed. Good quality food and very friendly staff. We were lucky to experience the elephants coming up to the pools to drink.

Thank Pam B
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for this wonderful feedback. We are happy to hear your stay was a pleasant one. Thank you. Lara Soldat Reservation and Yield Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We will certainly be back. We absolutely loved Thanda and had amazing guides and trackers. The facilities are fantastic and all the staff are extremely helpful. The food and drinks are of high standard. We would love to have stayed longer. Thank you Kyle and...More

Thank MarinaSamsjo
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We hope that you will visit us again soon. Best Regards, Lara Soldat

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stays at Thanda are always just out of this world. The attentiveness of staff, the inviting and luxuriously finished accommodation and not to mention the food that is consistently on another level, all these and more just keep us yearning for out next visit....More

Thank Cindy R
Response from Lara S, other at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time again and we are so looking forward to your next visit. Best wishes, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager

Reviewed 2 December 2017

We stayed three nights at Thanda in late November. Firstly, if you've read old reviews on here be aware that a] the wild dogs have been moved on and b] the area of the reserve has been doubled. (There's a review on here complaining about...More

Thank LHRA
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate the feedback and we will be sure to share this with all staff. We are pleased to advise that a soft refurbishment is indeed in the pipelines. Our staff pride themselves on delivering excellent service and making...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We are a family of 3 (child aged 14) and stayed for 2 nights at Thanda (tented) and had an amazing time. The "tents' are luxurious: large, comfortable beds with great linen for a good nights sleep; lovely, spacious bathrooms (with double sinks!) and an...More

Thank Pete W
Response from Lara S, Reservations and Yield Manager at Thanda Safari LodgeResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your compliments and constructive criticism on you stay with us. We will be sure to share this with all our staff. I am pleased to share with you that we have started working on the ambiance of our dinning area as well...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$707 - US$1,462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$707 - US$1,462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (511)
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Pool & Beach (17)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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Sezzy78
23 August 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Good Day Sezzy78, WiFi is available at Thanda Safari Lodge in all public areas and in the Bush Suites but can be intermittent depending on the weather. Electrical appliances such as Hairdryers (we have these in the suites... More
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Jang53
5 August 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Good Evening, The rates include accommodation, three meals per day, two game drives per day as well as selected local beverages. Thank you for your interest in Thanda. Best Regards, Lara Soldat Reservations and Yield Manager
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Anne W
19 January 2017|
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Response from Lara S | Property representative |
Dear Anne Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay with this response and I do hope that you do not take this as a reflection on the property. I would like to assure you that Thanda Safari is the perfect place for... More
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"Lodges 1 and 2 are nearest reception and the restaurant are convenient and quiet"
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"If you go for 4 days, stay two nights in the tents and two in the lodge."
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"All 3 venues are breathtaking"
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"All great and strategically placed for privacy"
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