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    Makutsi Safari Springs

    PO Box 821, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good15%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
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    Garonga Safari Camp
    364 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Makalali Private Game Reserve
     
    Aha Sefapane Lodge and Safaris
    310 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Phalaborwa
     
    Garden Court Polokwane
    354 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Polokwane
     
    The Park Hotel, Mokopane
    31 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Mokopane
     
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    1 - 5 of 88 reviews

    Reviewed today

    Highly recommend, great place to stay, staff from management, guides, cooks, cleaning staff everyone all very pleasant and will go out of there way to help you , couldn't have asked for more, loved the rondavel, seen heaps of wildlife including leopards, cheetahs, lions, giraffes...More

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    Thank johnburgess3
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I´ve travelled a lot and have visited 38 countries, but this experience was above all, from my point of view. Fantastic safari tours with really close ups to the wonderful animals. A friendly staff and nice bungalows to stay in. Just great!More

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    Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you so much for your positive review. What an honour to be top of the list after 38 countries!! We are happy that you finally made it to Makutsi after all of that travelling :) Thank you again for your kind words, and warm...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was my third trip to South Africa, purely for the game viewing experience. I've been lucky enough to tour the whole country in the past, but my focus now is always the Wildlife and Makutsi made this another dream trip! I first heard about...More

    Thank Lynette S
    Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much for your wonderful review. Reading your review, I can see that you have understood what Makutsi is about, 100%! We all love the wildlife, the exciting safaris, and all the experiences the country has to offer. But what makes it even...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Imagine taking your children for their first safari, and on their first day they encounter a herd of elephants up close? Then they meet a pride of lions and their cubs, see a huge and majestic male lion, and get to gaze at a cheetah...More

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    Thank Karen H
    Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much for your informative and descriptive review. If I was not already living on Makutsi, I would take my family right away :) Jokes aside, these kind of reviews are extremely helpful to potential visitors, and the kind of information you give...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As grandparents we organised a family trip of 3 children, aged 4, 7 and 11 years, their parents and ourselves to Makutsi. We added an additional 3 days to the Classic Package to total, 9 nights/10 days. We can-not speak highly enough about the quality...More

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    Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your warm and descriptive review! Makutsi is such a nice place for an extended family to spend time together, and as a large family ourselves, we enjoy every moment that we can share with visitors such as your family! It...More

    Garonga Safari Camp
    364 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Makalali Private Game Reserve
     
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    310 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Phalaborwa
     
    Garden Court Polokwane
    354 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Polokwane
     
    The Park Hotel, Mokopane
    31 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Mokopane
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Makutsi Safari Springs Hotel Hoedspruit
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    Traveller (162)
    Room & Suite (10)
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    naturelover981
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
    You can ask reception if they can organise a picnic lunch for you.
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    Maureen B
    5 April 2016|
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    Response from crative | Reviewed this property |
    My no is 0414241690!
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    Maureen B
    5 April 2016|
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    Response from Makutsi_Springs | Property representative |
    Hi there, Depending on which time of year you come, it certainly can get cold at night. If you come any time between May and end August, I would suggest some warm attire. Early morning game drives in open Land Rovers, dinner... More
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    "Sleep with the windows slightly open to make sure you can hear the lions roaring at night. There is nothing..."
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    "Spacious, clean, everything I needed (eg towels/tea/coffee/easy chair)"
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    "Very roomy cabins - no complaints"
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    "Premium class have location only as deciding factor, ie more animal action at night!"
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