Amakhosi Safari Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsAmakhosi Safari Lodge Pongola
What a fantastic experience. From the moment we drove through the gates to the time of leaving. We were there with four children under ten and everyone had such a wonderful time. In addition to seeing the Big Five, we followed four Cheetahs on a mission to kill, watch giraffes eat Hyena bones and were surrounded by twenty elephants. We stayed at the Villa and relaxed watching the wild life drinking at the river below us. The food was delicious, service of a high standard. Any negatives - yep we weren't there long enough.
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... on our journey.
The next animal we see is a wildebeest and on his back he had a couple of birds who were helping him get rid of the parasites on his back. A scene, animals helping each other.
On roads that we traveled today we were not very successful.
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... the response that came back was sorry!!! Lol The truck with the Germans on came up behind us and stopped to help. They got their spare ready and then we all had to get off the truck so it could be jacked up. The other truck eventually reappeared lol. With the tyre changed we all jumped back in, now our back tyre was also very low, so we limped back to the lodge very slowly with the spare tyre chain clunking beneath us, but at least we didn't lose anyone to those hungry looking ...