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As for a cultural trip, really good. However, the service then received a real disgrace! When I checked in they asked for payment which I had made 7 weeks earlier. I provided proof from the receipt, there website sent me. The following morning they emailed...More
We had a brilliant time staying at Shakaland. The accommodation was very nice and well laid out. The staff were very friendly and helpful and we enjoyed the programme of activities. The evening meal and breakfast were very good.
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Warm hospitality, good food and great location perched on top of a hill overlooking the Phobane Dam and rolling hills of Nkwalini. Loved the accommodation (in traditional Zulu Beehive huts). The Zulu dancing is a must!
Iz and I tend to drop by for a cool one when bundu bashing with friends in the local area.
I have never stayed over but I have eaten here with friends, watched Zulu dancing with relatives and even had a bulls night here a...More
We were wondering how going to a film set would turn out but it was a great mixture of 1850s Zululand and modern day hotel. We were escorted in and about by ethnic performers that gave us a feel for the times and customs
US$135 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Most definitely! For the last two years, I have visited Shakaland and enjoyed the tour through the Zulu village. And I highly recommend staying for the traditional Zulu luncheon, featuring many delicious native dishes.
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"The Rooms closest to Phobane are the best situated."