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Tuningi Safari Lodge
Why we like it
- Family friendly with a range of children's activities
- Good access from Johannesburg
- Lunch under the fig tree overlooking the busy waterhole
Why not try a pampering massage on the secluded deck.
Joanne Swinton dealt with us and our holiday with endless good humour and patience. Her suggestions were perfect and we all had a magical time. She really knew her "stuff". She even organised a car and driver for our first full day in Dar es Salaam which was a kindness beyond any duty. She arranged for our unaccompanied children to be chaperoned through all the airports, and for my husband and me to be taken care of too.
- BM, Inverness
Tuningi Safari Lodge is one of the few five star lodges that welcome children. Accommodating just 16 guests, the exclusive bush villas have been designed to blend the interiors with the bush. An impressive infinity pool overlooks a busy watering hole. As night sets in, lanterns and candles are lit and the mood goes from bush to baroque. As you return from your game drive you will experience a bush extravaganza dinner, prepared by Tuningi's Executive Chef, in the boma with a blazing log fire to keep you warm. For added privacy and exclusivity, Little Tuningi - an exclusive use, self contained lodge offers a maximum six guests unsurpassed luxury.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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