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    Garonga Safari Camp

    Selati Portion 12, KT 143, Phalaborwa, 1390, Makalali Private Game Reserve 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “game drives” (80 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (73 reviews)
    “bush bath” (57 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Multilingual Staff
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    We married at Garonga 15 years ago, and waited until our children are old enough to appreciate it before we returned. Once again, it did not disappoint. The drives were excellent, as was the service and the overall experience. Unfortunately, sleeping out on the deck...More

    Thank AnimalDiver
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    It was so nice to have you back and with your children to show where you "Tied the Knot". The sleepout is an amazing experience but sometimes "Mother Nature" plays games. We hope to see you back. Best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    Garonga Safari Camp is on the edge of Kruger Park and can be reached by an all-terrain vehicle in a 1 1/2 hours drive through wilderness. At the end of the journey, travelers find themselves surrounded by raw nature, a large water hole occupied at...More

    Thank Fred K
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    Very kind of you with your very positive feedback. Thanks. We hope indeed to see you back one day. Best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    I recently visited Garonga again with my boyfriend and we absolutely loved our stay. We both work in the lodge industry and have been fortunate enough to visit a lot of different lodges in the Kruger area, but in my opinion Garonga is one of...More

    1  Thank Lily J
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks indeed to you both for such kind words. It was a pleasure hosting you, and so glad you enjoyed your stay at Garonga. Best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    This is a very special place, if your thinking about going, stop thinking and book it. You will not be disappointed. The tents are extremely comfortable. The food and service is perfect. I must say that the manager Charlotte needs a mention she is first...More

    1  Thank Brian H
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks indeed for your feedback. Charlotte is indeed a Star. We are very fortunate to have such great Staff , most of whom have been here since the beginning. Best Regards Bernie

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    We've spend 3 nights at Garonga Safari camp and it was great!! The tent (if you can call it that.....) is excellent, really good beds, great outdoor shower (and indoor ofcourse), nice touch that they have the electric blanket turned on when you arrive in...More

    Thank Arentsen_family
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks indeed for your very positive feedback. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. The Microlite flight is indeed great fun and well recommended. Best Regards Bernie

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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$301 - US$1,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Makalali Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Garonga Safari Camp Hotel Makalali Private Game Reserve
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    Traveller (576)
    Room & Suite (74)
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    Calvin L
    10 May 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    Good Morning Calvin, I suggest an SUV (does not have to be a 4x4). Allow 6 hours from Johannesburg. Refer to our website for Directions and suggest Option 1. Regards, Bernie
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    shellietravis
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    Most are included,; Special wines, champagnes, and our high quality Brand whiskeys and Gins are not included.
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    ChgoJudyMc
    12 March 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    September is generally very hot and humid.
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    Room Tips
    "Mobility issues should ask for a lodge close to the main camp area. But every lodge is spectacular."
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    "All rooms are good, if you have mobility issues, 3 and 4 are a good choice"
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    "Do the sleep out experience! once in a lifetime."
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    "All houses, tents and rooms are big, have nice interior and a splendid view."
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