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    Makalali Private Game Lodge

    PO Box 809, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

    We (family of three - 50, 47, 20) had a wonderful time at Makalali Game Reserve. We stayed in Camp 3. Our Ranger Rams picked us up at Hoedspruit. He was responsible for us the whole 4 days. His tracker Musa accompanied us on the...More

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    Response from JohnDiasFerreira, General Manager at Makalali Private Game LodgeResponded 15 February 2015

    Dearest Elke Hope that you are well? Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback on Makalali and your stay at Emtomeni camp specifically. Rams, our crazy ranger and his side kick Musa were happy to have had feedback from you. thank you so much....More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    Our two days stay at the reserve consisted 4 game drives, which were absolutely unforgettable. Not only the animals, but also the way our two guides, Rams and Mosa, made us a part of their world was unique. The service level of the lodge couldn't...More

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    Thank Alfred562013
    Reviewed 16 October 2014

    130 TripAdvisor reports couldn’t be wrong the thought – they DEFINETELY were not! Went to Makalali end of September 2014, stayed for 3 nights, which was an absolutely perfect duration. The time of year was carefully planned, as we were told and read that September...More

    1  Thank EmilDebski
    Reviewed 12 October 2014

    I just returned from South Africa and my stay at Makalali was definitely the highlight of the trip. We only stayed two nights, but with two game drives a day, we got the most of out of it! The accommodations were amazing... private and beautiful....More

    Thank techao
    Reviewed 10 September 2014

    A friend and I recently spent two nights at Makalali and we can not recommend it highly enough. The entire experience was magical! We were extremely touched by the welcoming nature of all of the staff, who went out of their way to ensure that...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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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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    • US$ 409 - US$ 579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Makalali Private Game Hotel Hoedspruit
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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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    Response from FelicitySmyth | Property representative |
    Dear Guest I do sincerely apologise for getting back to you so late. I was unfortunately away from the lodge. With regards to your inquiry, the closest airport to Makalali Private Game Lodge is Hoedspruit Airport. This... More
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