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Nantes, France
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since we came back from South Africa, we have described many times our friends and family how wonderful your country was. Our souvenirs are so many and pictures so beautiful that we feel something nostalgic of the holidays we spent in SA. As a symbol when we show pictures and photos of our trip, your place and lodge end as...

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Birmingham, England
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a fantastic lodge, after a long drive it was a perfect escape into nature. Rooms were a good size with a modern bathroom & a fantastic queen size bed. Food was homemade & excellent, 3 courses each night, good variety & good options for breakfast. Sander & Kim arranged bush walks & trips into Kruger & kindly recommended so...

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1Thank nho02
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had an amazing stay at Kurhula. Once you reach there & take a dip in the pool, drive on the muddy road is worth it. Kim and Sanders are great hosts. Kim prepares stunning dishes and Sanders is so much fun talking to. We being vegetarians, found the best variety of food at Kurhula. Special mention to the barbeque...

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1Thank Surbhi D
New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Staying at Kurhula Lodge was one of the highlights of my trip to South Africa. The grounds, rooms, and facility are magnificent simple yet decorative, and well kept. The pictures do NOT do justice it is a lot more beautiful than pics posed online. Kim and Sander are an incredibly wholesome couple who provide both a home and oasis to...

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Cuffley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Kurhula: it was worth the track road journey to reach the lodge as everything was great: our hosts were warm and welcoming; comfortable lodgings; lovely food; enjoying meeting and eating with our fellow travellers exchanging information; and so much wildlife all around us. A very special holiday I will never forget.

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3Thank RMJOBF
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Fantastic place right in the middle of the bush. When do you get to wake up with an elephant next to your room, or are you drinking a beer in the pool when elephants are walking by? Sander and Kim make you feel right at home and cook lovely three course dinners. They know a lot about the bush and...

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1Thank Laura W
Napier, South Africa
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We loved the place. Serene beauty,excellant and personal service. Sander,Kim and Lisa and Eunice was exceptional hosts, Friendly and helpful,assisting in any major to minor request. We had marvellous dinners under the african sky,tasty food and wonderful company . Together with our european tourist counterparts,we enjoyed exceptional wines and shared many laughs,while every-one was talking in bad english. Our hosts...

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2Thank 551pb
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our best days in SA! Kim and Sander are amazing! the hospitality, the food, the vibe everything was perfect! We didn't imagine that our time in "Kurhula Wildlife Lodge" will be so good. The afternoon safari trip with Sander was fabulous - MUST! If you are planning a trip to SA and Kruger park please don't miss this place. Kim...

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1Thank Guy L
Varengeville-sur-Mer, France
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Unforgettable stay at Kurhula Wildlife Lodge. Kim and Sanders are remarkable hosts Besides an authentic kindness, they show a big availability. We felt very well welcomed. The meals are a real moment of conviviality. Kim is an excellent cook and Sanders knows how to make us enjoy these delicious meals. The relation with animals is exceptional. Kim and Sanders have...

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3Thank 693laurencet
Ballito, South Africa
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Personal service by owners Kim and Sander and well trained staff. Cuisine excellent. Wonderful Game viewing and birdwatching at the river frontage! Comfortable room with own on suite shower, toilet and baisins. Very peaceful surroundings.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy our unique intimate lodge on the banks of the Olifants river. Unique in its way because you can walk freely in an area of 80 by 50 near the river. Situated in the Balule Reserve we offer you excellent personal service. We have four double rooms, accessible via its own entrance and from the porch you have an exquisite view of the river. All accommodation is on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kurhula Wildlife Lodge

Address: Parsons Nature Reserve, plot no. 25 | PO Box 1929, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Price Range: £147 - £164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kurhula Wildlife Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All have excellent views down to the river”
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