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Bongani Mountain Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“game drives”(58 reviews)
“the reserve”(22 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The adventure starts with the drive up from the main road which is an experience but most enjoyable, Great welcome from all staff and they we most helpful throughout the stay, The drivers on the drives can go off road and right up to the...More

Thank paulrosney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first safari experience and we loved it. The lodge has its own private game reserve which means that the jeeps can go off road and tracking becomes a real adventure. It is also close to the more orderly tracking of Kruger where the animals...More

Thank N D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Bongani Mountain Lodge for our first visit and experience of South Africa. The facility’s provided at the top of the mountain were first class. All of the staff were extremely knowledgeable, friendly and engaging. Nothing was to much trouble. The morning bush...More

Thank awswan2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, what to say about Bongani?. Stunning, incredible, wonderful and every other food word describes this place. High up in the mountain and a 45 minute jeep ride is just part of the fun. Upon arrival, welcome drink and a quick orientation and itinerary of...More

1  Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole trip was a delight. The luxury cabins/huts were always beautifully maintained by housekeeping and I loved the large bath. Pros: - House keeping did an efficient and fantastic job. - Bottled water provided daily - Game drives were entertaining as well as interesting...More

2  Thank MrsCarolynDuncan
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$352 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$352 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (608)
Room & Suite (107)
Dining (43)
Pool & Beach (35)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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awswan2017
20 June 2018|
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Response from De_Scaquetti | Reviewed this property |
I would say layers.... winter is approaching ZA then I would expect less mosquitos but cold nights and the same apply to your morning game! Have fun there!
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Adrian S
10 June 2018|
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Response from De_Scaquetti | Reviewed this property |
No worries! Keep the breakfast and dinner since you will have a plenty of food there. Mama Africa is always caring to ensure that nobody is hungry!!! :-)
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ExpectingtheBest77
14 February 2018|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
I was a single traveller and so were several other people. The package I had included game drives, and whereas no animal sighting is ever guaranteed, I saw lots - the guides there are excellent. Again, on the package I... More
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