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4-star Hluhluwe lodge with restaurant

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

Situated in Hluhluwe, this all-inclusive lodge is 3.7 mi (6 km) from Zululand Rhino Reserve and 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from Phinda Private Game Reserve. Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park and iSimangaliso Wetland Park are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Property Features

Along with a full-service spa, this smoke-free lodge has a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and a snack bar/deli are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are soundproofed and offer room service and hair dryers. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find premium bedding and safes.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 4363.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 7:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Mobile key entry is not available

Debit cards not accepted

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Service animals not allowed

Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 5 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 4363.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets or service animals allowed

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Hotel Names

  • Thanda
  • Thanda Game Reserve
  • Thanda Private
  • Thanda Private Game
  • Thanda Private Game Reserve
  • Thanda Private Game Reserve Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Private Game Reserve Lodge
  • Thanda Private Game Reserve Lodge Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Private Reserve
  • Thanda Reserve
  • Thanda Private Game Reserve Hotel Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Safari Lodge Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Safari Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Safari
  • Thanda Safari All Inclusive
  • Thanda Safari - All Inclusive Lodge
  • Thanda Safari - All Inclusive Hluhluwe
  • Thanda Safari - All Inclusive Lodge Hluhluwe

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Hotel Amenities

All-inclusive Details

This lodge is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included

Not included

  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

  • Food and beverage restrictions apply
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services not included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services not included
  • Transportation to offsite activities not included
  • Airport transfers not included
  • Offsite tours not included
  • Room service not included
  • All food and beverages included

Property Features

Thanda Safari - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive lodge. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Thanda Safari - All Inclusive features a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. The lodge offers a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the lodge's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center. This all-inclusive lodge also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Thanda Safari - All Inclusive is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 2004
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Airport transportation
  • Total number of rooms - 25
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Wedding services
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden

Room Amenities

Thanda Safari - All Inclusive offers 25 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Beds feature premium bedding. Satellite television is provided. A nightly turndown service is provided.

  • Air conditioning
  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Satellite TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available on request

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

Thanda Safari - All Inclusive has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

Spa Services

Thanda Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Game drive on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Game viewing on site

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