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    Marakele National Park

    Thabazimbi, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
     
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    15 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Vaalwater
     
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    18 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Marakele National Park completely blew us away! This little National Park is breath-taking in it's beauty with the Waterberg Mountains surrounding it. Although we didn't see the Big 5 we did see Rhino & lots of Elephant! We spent 3 nights at the Tlophi Tented...More

    Thank Kendz1987
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is one of the smaller parks we have visited. The roads overall are in good condition give or take one or two. Although we didnt see much wildlife on our first day, the second afternoon was worth the effort with plenty of sightings. Motswere...More

    Thank Julie-Anne S
    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Camping sites are nice. The ablution blocks is always in a neat condition. They clean it regularly. Unfortunately the bushes have grown so much that you can't see the dam at all where the animals come to drink. The roads are not in a very...More

    Thank scpienaar
    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    We enjoyed a quick one night stopover on our way north and it was well worth it, better than staying in a sterile hotel in town. Excellent security, reasonable rates 176 rand (around AUD$17) per person with self contained kitchen facilities. Solid canvas cabins with...More

    1  Thank Linda A
    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for a few nights in the Bontle rest camp. Nice big camp sites, all with power and a braai. Layout of the sites allow for a private camping experience. Ablutions are clean and have enough capacity for the camp. The park is roughly...More

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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Thabazimbi
    • Also Known As
    • Marakele National Park Thabazimbi, Africa
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    Room Tips
    "Tents 9 or 10 (Loerie or Barbet). They are right at the end & private with great views. Tent 3 is for the..."
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    "All rooms are good"
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    "Great if you want to cook, eat and relax in same space. This is a national park guest house."
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    "The tents all overlook the dam, but Loerie, Barbet, Cormorant and Heron are closest to where the animals come..."
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