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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Zululand Tree Lodge is located right in the middle of a private reserve. Lots of animals (impalas, monkeys, crocodiles, and even ostriches) are there to welcome the guests on arrival. The rooms in the trees are absolutely lovely, and have full comfort. Regarding the staff, they are very kind and always trying to suit your needs. They kindly accepted...

1Thank Florent V
Wunstorf, Germany
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Okay what can I say, the accommodation is great, service very friendly, everything is perfect clean and the food is great. The safari we booked was well organised, the guide (nick) gave us a lot of useful informations about each animal on the safari and you feel like sleeping right in the trees of the park. BUT seeing the crocodiles...

Thank Manu M
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Thank you to Nicky for making this a good stay. Very quite and relaxing. Bed comfortable and pillows and linen. Animals walking in the camp. Barman Vellphi very good. Found wine very expensive for South African visitors. Food in evening needs much improvement was disappointed in quality but I think Allan knows that already. Feel they cater for staff rather...

Thank wendy s
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was my second stay this year at this wonderful place. The rooms are beautiful and let you watching all the game around from your private balcony. At this lodge you will find all what you need, Morrning Hluhluwe game drives are well guided by Alan and Sipho.The staff could not be nicer.Food is very good and WIFI is working...

Thank Salobremaus
Reviewed 18 September 2016

What a beautiful lodge! One can totally relax in the bushveld. The rooms were private and quiet. It would be so nice to have game drinking at the waterhole at the restaurant, instead of the crocodiles.

Thank 79christoffels
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were a party of five adults staying in three Zululand Tree Lodges and we enjoyed every minute! From the moment we arrived, the staff was hospitable and welcoming. The rooms were clean and well decorated; The food was very good and the restaurant and lounge were comfortable. It is convenient to Hluhluwe-Imofolozi Park which is such a beautiful game...

Thank knothomeeither
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The room itself is exactly as advertised. Located in their own private reserve - tame animals wondering around. Was so peaceful and what we were looking for. The food is average though, breakfast was fine as we had omelettes made fresh by request. Dinner was alright but the high tea snacks were a bit lame. If you're not looking for...

1Thank roisin1212
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The overall experience is spoilt by bad food and tired looking reception,dining areas, the light fittings in the dining room are totally inappropriate, the wine list extremely limited. Dinner @R225.00pp is expensive considering the bad quality.Staff are friendly but need grooming. We don't enjoy caged animals/birds. The bedrooms are comfortable and clean with lovely views outside into a fever tree...

1Thank Nicolanegra
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Beautiful individual cabins, with a private balcony looking into their game reserve. Excellent safaris that were great value for money, run by very knowledgeable guides. Good value and quality drink, food and laundry service. Their game reserve has an amazing variety of animal and we saw zebra and giraffe regularly.

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Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We were on our way to the Kruger National Park and stayed over at this lodge. It is set in a beautiful location. Lovely trees and nature at its best. A bit disappointed with the buffet dinner considering what we paid for it. Room was neat and clean.

1Thank 242nadiner

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the cool, whispering tranquility of a fever tree forest, the TreeLodge is a truly special retreat where you will be accommodated in luxurious stilted chalets. Enjoy the quiet lounge, observation deck and a sunny pool area where you might be visited by a family of warthog, a shy Red Duiker or a pair of Purple-crested Loeries. Accommodation at Zululand Tree Lodge consists of thatched chalets raised above the floor on stilts, set in the cool tranquility of a fever tree forest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zululand Tree Lodge

Address: Box 116 | Ubizane Wildlife Reserve, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Price Range: £74 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Zululand Tree Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Zululand Tree Lodge Hluhluwe, South Africa
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“All bush cabins. Not much of bush view. Unfortunately the area was very dry due to lack of rain.”
 of 5 bubbles wendys158, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“This lodge is only 10 min. away from the Hhluhluwe Imfolozi Park.”
 of 5 bubbles Salobremaus, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms far from the restaurant are a long walk but nice and quiet. Someone will help with bags if you need.”
 of 5 bubbles roisin1212, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I think the rooms further away from the restaurant area is nicer. It is quieter if you want more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 242nadiner, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try and get rooms closer to the main building especially if the weather is inclement. Can be a far walk.”
 of 5 bubbles garthj_12, 21 May 2016 | Read review
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