"We had the most awesome experience. The quiet tranquil environment was awesome and peaceful. The kids really enjoyed the stay they did not even miss the TV at all. Definitely going back again when the city rush gets too much."
"The chalets were clean on our arrival. The place is very beautiful. Thank you for our weekend get away. "
"So beautiful and peaceful, the staff was wonderful and the chalet was well equipped, clean and spacious. This is a must for people who like to take long walks and mountain biking, the pool was clean and well maintained. A well-deserved rest from the busy city. Thank you Joanne for your hospitality!"
"Wow what a wonderful stay we had. We are definitely going back to this one!!! And I can’t wait. "
"What a peaceful and lovely place to be, beautiful chalets that are fully equipped with utensils."
"The tranquility and peacefulness is exactly what was need. Nothing beats sitting under the stars and relaxing in front of a fire."
"The cabins are well equipped and the peace and quiet were just what we needed to get away from the city for a weekend! Will definitely be back in the future."
"Great Chalet, beautiful view, great hiking trail up the mountain and great viewing of game on other walking trails. "
"Lovely relaxed place to stay. Excellent walks and lots of space to go for a bike ride. Walking and coming across the giraffe was a super highlight"
"Intaba Thulie is all you need if u need some and quiet. It is so beautiful and clean. I would definitely go back. The owner ensured that we had clear directions and checked up on us on arrival. "
"I enjoyed my stay , me and my friends on the 17th till 19th February.We had a great time and did some activies in the game farm.I must say the hospitality was good and the guy who was doing our fire was friendly to us.We are definately coming back at Intaba Thulile as its just around the corner from..."more
"We had a really good and relaxing time. The unit was equipped with all of the necessities. It was very peaceful and quiet and we loved making a fire at night in the outside fireplace. This is a really nice place to visit for a few days away from the rush of the city."
"We enjoyed our stay at Intaba Thulile so much. The hike up the mountain was one to remember with stunning views we will not forget."
"We (all 12 of us) had a fantastic stay at Intaba Thulile. It was clean, comfortable, friendly and had absolutely everything we needed! We'll definitely be back!"
"had a great time. Hiking to the summit is a must! It's breathe taking! Service was outstanding and the cabins are a perfect size with everything you need. Will definitely go again."
"Joanne is such a welcoming person and the lodge is a great break from city life. The cottages are a perfect size and have pretty much everything. There are beautiful trails to walk on and even game can be seen."
"We had a wonderful weekend at Xhosa cottage. The surroundings are peaceful, yet the attractions of Magaliesburg are only a short drive away. We enjoyed the hike up the mountain, with most spectacular views. We found the cottage clean and well kept, and enjoyed the sparkling pool for a cool off."
"What a nice break away it was. Wish we could have stayed longer. Would recommend it for anyone especially couples who need to re-connect. Love the trails up the mountain, and the views from up there are amazing."
"We really enjoyed our time at Intaba Thulile, the nature is beautiful as are the cottages and the lovely host Joanne, highly recommended!"
"The place is really awesome for a weekend away from city life. It is so beautiful, peaceful and revitalising. Joanne is super kind! Definitely will visit again soon. I enjoyed my weekend there."
"We had a splendid weekend, despite the cold. The chalet is spacious and has all the amenities. We loved the quiet nature of the area and we will return."
"The stay at Intaba Thulile was great. In the end I was almost sorry to leave. Even though we arrived very late at the chalet, upon arrival I found myself greeted by warm smiles by the host, Joanne. Intaba Thulile is an awesome place if you looking for peace and tranquility.. (the name 'Intaba Thulil..."more
"Absolute beauty and just what we needed. Thank you so much to Joanne for a heartfelt welcome. The chalets were immaculate and we really enjoyed the hike up the mountain. Will definitely be back with the 'Little Don'."
"Thanks for a lovely stay. We had a relaxing time."
"We had a wonderful time. Well appointed and tastefully furnished chalets, very friendly hosts, a swimming pool for the kids and quiet, peaceful surroundings. All we needed for a relaxing weekend away. Even the walk up the mountain was manageable for us 'stadsjapies'."
"I do not have words to describe how wonderful our stay was. Joane was a wonderful hostess. I do request only two things: maybe small lights where you need to walk at night and air-con for the heat. Otherwise it was great and I do recommend this accommodation if you need to get away from the busy lif..."more
"We arrange a break away weekend for our family to surprise my Mother with her birthday. Joanne went out of her way to make the stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible. All off us were very impressed with the luxury accommodation out in the bushes. Accommodation was neat and clean. Service ..."more
"We had such an awesome stay. Being the outdoor type we enjoyed the hike and we also brought out bikes along and rode around the farm which was great. The Cabins are very well equipped with everything you could possibly think of! The rooms and beds are comfortable and the views are great! I will cert..."more
"Was really great, the place is beautiful, the bungalows have all you need, the decoration is perfect, a very, very good place.
The kids were busy the whole day, the pool, the bicycles, the trail."
"Seldom these days is one greeted with such warmth and sincerity as we were by Joanne! What a fantastic and accommodating hostess! The cabins are beautifully appointed with everything we could need. We particularly enjoyed the Badenhorst Trail and the Reserve Walk.
The peace and tranquility with..."
"Had the pleasure of spending the weekend with my besties there and all we have to say is Wow! Everything was on point, from Joanne checking us in, the chalet and farm being a peaceful and safe place!!! We will definitely go there again. "
"We had a really good stay at Intaba Thulile. The place was in immaculate condition and well reserved. Beautiful surroundings and scenery. The room that we stayed in was warm, spacious and cozy. It was so comfortable that we felt very much at home. The owners were away for the weekend but the staff t..."more
"We had such a lovely stay over the weekend. The weather was great and the place is really wonderful, you get in touch with nature and the bird life is at its best, its the first thing you hear in the morning. It met and exceeded our expectations. Joanne was lovely and really accommodating. I would l..."more
"Nice and quiet place for a peaceful and lovely weekend with beautiful music from birds singing in the morning, weather is so lovely, a breeze from the ocean with the nice sunrise to sunset.
Hospitality is to die for, stuff members are always smiling especially Joanne you are an angel darling. ..."
"Fabulous service right from booking stage till we left. Joanne is very helpful with any request. Cabin was ready when we arrived. Cabins are perfectly equipped, so no need to leave once you there. Cabins, rooms and linen were all clean. Firewood is provided every morning and outdoor fireplaces are ..."more
"We had a really awesome stay. It was nice and quiet, the chalets had a lovely homely feel to it and it was also nice and spacious. We liked everything about the place as well as the great hospitality. Thanks so much."
"A wonderful place of peaceful rest.
Where all one's simple needs are met.
So pack your bags and to the mountain haste
Where one can Nature's soul food taste.
Then with heart and soul renewed,
The problems of the world subdued,
One finds the strength to carry on.
"We had the best weekend away. It was so relaxing and quiet. At night you can hear the jackals. House was excellent. We couldn't asked for a better weekend away for pure rests and relaxation. And best of all was the warm welcome from Joanne!"
"An out of this world welcome that makes you feel right at home. A view you can only see on the wildlife channel. So serene and calming, sunsets that are absolutely breath-taking. Fantastically exciting trails and mountain climbs. Not for the feint hearted. Such a close interaction and really getting..."more
"We enjoyed our weekend and had a nice time."
"Quick and easy getaway, close to Johannesburg, rooms are very comfortable."
"I had an excellent stay at Intaba Thulile. It was clean and comfortable. They provided for all my needs. I will recommend them to others."
"What a wonderful getaway, it was everything that they said it would be. The climb up to the top of the mountain was the best experience ever. Will definitely be going back. Friendly reception, Thank you Joanne. "
"We had an incredible weekend at Intaba Thulile. The accommodation and facilities were perfect. Such a relaxing weekend, I would recommend it to anyone!"
"My family and I had a wonderful time at Intaba Thulile. Our aim was to relax and to spend some quality family time together and we did just that! We will definitely be back there and will be telling all our friends and family about this beautiful little piece of SA! It is places like this that make ..."more
"The most amazing holiday we ever had.
We went for our Anniversary (17 years), together with our 3 daughters....our adventure started...the moment we went through Intaba Thulile's gate... It was Amazing! The cottages were beautiful and comfy....we rode our bicycles and we walked for many miles. W..."
"We loved our stay at Intaba Thulile. For peace and tranquillity, this is the place to go. Joanne was so helpful, and pleasant, love the way she relates to clients."
"What an amazing holiday we had at Intaba Thulile. Peace and quiet and lots of relaxing is what we needed. Thank you Joanne for your hospitality, friendliness and kindness. If you need a place to recline, relax your inner soul....Intaba Thulile is the place to go : )"
"The chalets/cabins were immaculately finished, clean linen and nice decor. The kitchen had every gadget available including tupperware, candles for flies along with matches and mozzie pad burners for the rooms. One of the staff Mandla treated us like we were his own personal guests, lighting our fir..."more
"We held my mom's 60th birthday at Intaba Thulile this past weekend and everything about this place was excellent. Joanne is the friendliest person I have met and she was just as helpful and excited about the whole surprise weekend. The cottage is beautiful, swimming pool clean and an absolute pleasu..."more
"Thank you so much for an extremely pleasant visit.We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.We can highly recommend this guesthouse to others."
"One often feels the need to "get away from dodge" even although this can only be a short stay before one has to go back to Suburbia and reality, yet getting away to a place which fills all the elements of a good place to be, can cost money, which some of us don't always have.
I'm a single Mom wi..."
"Intaba Thulile was beyond our expectation; the rooms were beautiful not to mention the warm welcome you get at the gate, that itself makes you feel at home away from home.
The farm is so peaceful; the only sounds you hear are from the animals, birds and trees. Nature at its best!