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    Makalali Private Game Lodge

    PO Box 809, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Intresting location and nature atmospher. Open loby so dining almost in nature. Ood quality rapped in savage view. Rooms with Lovely terrace. Surprising outdoor shower. Large bathroom. Comfortable bed

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Nice hotel, nice rooms, nice dinner, nice safari It was an awesome safari with realy engaged and competently rangers. We were face to face with the big five and many other fascinating animals. It was so much more we expected before, we would like to...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Outstanding friendly service, delicious food, gorgeous venue and air-conditioned luxurious rooms. definitely 5+ star game lodge. Very Romantic. Game drive allowed us to see the big 5 and more. would recommend Vusi and Godlove as the trackers and drivers - their knowledge on animals and...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I was fortunate to be able to experience a wonderful 10 days at the Makalali Private Game Lodge. The environment, rooms, and food were spectacular. The friendly and knowledgeable staff made our stay a memorable one. In particular, Wiseman, Roii, Viusy, and GodLove, our drivers...More

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    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    The journey on unmade roads and tracks to reach Makalali Tented Camp is well worth every jolt and bump! The 'tents' have everything you would find in a nice hotel room but with a view to die for......watch (and hear!) hippos in the watering hole...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$406 - US$651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Makalali Private Game Hotel Hoedspruit
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    Susana C
    30 September 2017|
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    Response from Rajeeka | Reviewed this property |
    I believe kids are allowed as I saw many families. However did not see babies. Game drives are great and you are able to see the Big 5 However you need to stay a minimum of 3 nights to ensure you see all of them.
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    23 November 2016|
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    Response from Mom-likes-travelling | Reviewed this property |
    I was a guest there - yes I think they did. Although bring cash for tips
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    "Enjoy every minute of your time there. The rooms are wondrerful."
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    "Nature at its best, great view of the big five in a secure environment"
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    "All rooms are of a high standard and are similar"
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    "no comments"
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