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Kariega Game Reserve - Ukhozi Lodge

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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself and husband are just back from what can only be classed as one of the best holidays ever. We stayed in the newly refurbished ukhozi for 3 nights and wow. We done 5 out 6 game drives (we never made the last one due...More

Thank Mrs_Davis17
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This was worth every single penny we spent! Chalets are beautifully designed with a stunning view over the reserve, staff is incredibly friendly and helpful, food was gorgeous and the game drives....simply Incredible! Our ranger was fantastic - getting really close to the animals and...More

Thank alex2348Q54
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We have just had three nights here and I cannot praise the place highly enough, the surroundings are so beautiful, the safari with our ranger zolandi was second to none. He took us to see all parts of the park and the animals wow we...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Despite a fire which destroyed part of the Ukhozi public spaces, Kareiga continued to operate in this area of the reserve, providing guests with catering facilities at their main lodge and transport to and from as required. Although at the time of our stay most...More

Thank Celtic-Wanderer
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

A safari holiday with our 18 and 16 year old boys. First 3 nights at Ukhozi lodge and then 2 nights at River Lodge. Absolutely fantastic at every level from the game drives with brilliant rangers to breakfast in the bush, sun downers, river trips...More

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Kariega Ukhozi Lodge truly captures the romance and intimacy of Africa. Nestled in the bush you will discover 10 superbly appointed air-conditioned luxury suites crafted from log, each with a private plunge ...More pool and deck offering panoramic views of the valley. The Lodge boasts unique African-style lounges, restaurant and boma with an outdoor pool. Located in the 10,000 hectare private game reserve with close-up viewing of rhino, elephant, lion, buffalo, zebra, giraffe, hippo and other incredible African wildlife. Bird lovers will enjoy sighings of some of the 280 species recorded on the reserve. The safari experience includes twice daily safari drives with qualified guides, guided walks and a river trip as well as all meals, local beverages and accommodation. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
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Marie H
3 June 2017|
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Response from Graeme S | Reviewed this property |
We went in March and had no issues with any type of insect
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Mark C
12 April 2017|
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Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
Hi Mark, You can find a link to the local area weather on the FAQ page of the Kariega website. This is a page on the Experience section (accessed from the main navigation). Please email the reservations email address on the... More
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bbflila
17 February 2017|
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Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
Greetings from Kariega Game Reserve. Great news that you will be coming to visit us for a safari. Ukhozi and River Lodge are on opposite sides of the reserve. Ukhozi and Main Lodge guests are able to walk to visit each other... More
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"Main lodge suites closer to main venue for walking purposes....a few minutes, and the Ukhozi lodges are 10..."
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"Well worth paying the extra for a suite, plenty of space, terrace with fantastic views, plunge pool etc etc."
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"No matter what room you book, you will be in heaven."
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"Ukhozi is probably the best based on talking to others"
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