Luxury Accommodation under a canopy of a million stars. The Addo Elephant National Park lies hidden within the cavernous bushveld of the Eastern Cape. Enjoy the howls of the black-backed jackal from the comfort of your luxury chalet in the evening, while the Francolins’ call heralds each new dawn.
With uninterrupted views of the Karoo Plains and the Zuurberg Mountains, Kuzuko Lodge lies in a private concession to the north of the Addo Elephant National Park, the third largest national park in South Africa in a malaria-free region. Kuzuko is not only known as place of glory but also of absolute seclusion and tranquillity. This exclusive lodge is a must for every nature lover who enjoys to relax and take in the sounds of the wild.
Why stay at Kuzuko?
* Kuzuko means place of glory in in the Xhosa native language.
* Off the beaten track
* Leisurely relaxation
* Tranquil seclusion
* Romantic silence
* Luxury for the soul
* Comfort for the physique
* Private pampering
* Tailor-made excellence
* Intrigue for the young at heart
* Canopy of a million stars
* Opulent Sunsets
* 24 Chalets
* 3 Accessible Chalet
* Restaurant & Bar
* Family Lounge
* Curio Shop
* Swimming Pool
* Wellness Centre
* Business Centre
* Conferences Room
* Wireless Internet Connectivity
* Helipad & Landing Strip
Children of all ages are welcome at this place of glory. Kuzuko caters for their every need from child friendly decks, special kiddies menu’s, camping cots and sleeper couches for under 12’s to a special activities program under the watchful eyes of a dedicated game ranger. The jungle gym and play area is the perfect place to shed some excess energy in a healthy way. Babysitters are also available on request for your convenience
Do it like the Khoisan Kids did it – Experience the Karoo the Bushmen way. Explore nature and the remnants of caves and Khoisan painting gallery. Memorise the paintings to be redrawn using your paint brush made from a local plant on return to the lodge. – Ages 8 to 14, this is just one of many activities on offer for your little treasures.
|01 January 2016 – 30 April 2016||Single Chalet|
|01 January 2016 – 30 April 2016||Double Chalet|
|01 May 2016 – 31 August 2016||Single Chalet|
|01 May 2016 – 31 August 2016||Double Chalet|
|01 September 2016 – 31 December 2016||Single Chalet|
|01 September 2016 – 31 December 2016||Double Chalet|
Guests are housed in 24 luxurious chalets, each with a private deck offering spectacular views of the malaria free Karoo bushveld of the big five park below. All chalets, three of which are wheelchair accessible, features an en-suite bathroom with bath and walk in shower, mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities, colour television, direct dialing telephones, wireless internet connectivity and data cable points. All chalets are luxuriously laid out and air-conditioned. Standard features include DStv, unlimited free Internet access, tea and coffee-making facilities, bath and shower, safe, minibar, hairdryers and international adaptors. All units have private patios. All rooms have twin beds and can be made up as doubles and have a foldout couch for children (maximum two children under 12 years of age per chalet). Specially adapted to be wheelchair-friendly, three accessible chalets are luxuriously laid out and air-conditioned.
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BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS
Rates are quoted per room per night and subject to change without prior notice.
Rates advertised are available to South African Residents only and proof of identification will be required. Kindly note that there will be periods where these rates will not be available but we will however always ensure to offer you the best available rate possible.
Rates include the following;
Transfers between Kuzuko Gatehouse and Kuzuko Lodge, accommodation, welcome drinks on arrival, high tea, four-course dinner, early morning tea/coffee, brunch and activities. Please see which activities are available during certain periods.
During 1 January – 30 April & 1 September – 31 December two activities daily will be included from the below list:
o Morning game drive
o Nature walk, including Bushman painting exploration
o Cheetah walk
o Afternoon game drive
o 30 minute wellness treatment
Please note that during 1 May – 31 August only game drives and a 30 minute wellness treatment are available
Children under the age of 12 years (maximum two children per room) will be accommodated free of charge on a fully inclusive basis if sharing with one or two adults. Children occupying their own rooms will be charged the full adult rate
Full pre-payment of the accommodation amount is required 30 days prior to arrival
Cancellations – for two or less rooms – within 48 hours prior to arrival will be subject to a full cancellation fee of the value of the accommodation booked.
Cancellations – for three to nine rooms – within seven days prior to arrival will be subject to a full cancellation fee of the value of the accommodation booked.
Guaranteed reservations i.e in respect of which full payment has been received or alternative guarantees are in place, will be held for first night only, after which the accommodation will be released if not taken up by then and payment forfeited.
Refunds, if agreed, are subject to admin fees.
MAP & DIRECTIONS
From Port Elizabeth Airport via the R400 to Kuzuko Lodge (170km) * From the airport, follow the sign boards for the N2 towards Grahamstown * Continue for approximately 60km until the road forks, carry straight on along the N10 * DO NOT take the left split for the N2 continue with the N10 past the Nanaga Farm Stall turn-off * After 21km you will find a green sign board marked Paterson / Addo Elephant National Park (DO NOT turn here) continue along the N10 for a further 40km passing over the Olifantskop Mountain Pass * Once through the mountain pass you will find a green sign board stating Ann’s Villa turn left onto the gravel road at the Ann’s Villa sign. Follow the Kuzuko sign boards * Keep left as the road forks (Bracefield School)following the brown Kuzuko Lodge sign boards * Continue for approximately 12km turn left at the brown sign board stating Kuzuko Lodge 11km * After 11km you will come to the Kuzuko Lodge Reception building. This is a white Cape style building used as a welcome & educational centre * Proceed to park your car. * The game rangers are waiting here to whisk you off to our 5 star Lodge