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Pretoria
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I arranged a weekend trip with some of my Indian colleagues to Monate recently. With Monate already being my most favourite bush destination, my companions truly experienced an unforgettable life experience.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

One of the most amazing game lodges Iv stayed at! Spent the weekend there for my boyfriend's birthday. The staff are extremely welcoming and friendly! Organized a birthday cake which was beautiful! The food was endless and just delicious! I could carry on. I would definitely recommend Monate and will definitely be back! Thanks guys! �

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you! Let me start with that. Monate and all the staff helped in creating the most spectacular weekend for our wedding. I so wish I could relive the whole weekend. From the moment we first contacted the lodge to the end of the our weekend we were absolutely spoilt by the staff. Our wedding at the rock fig tree,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charlene and Darryl chose Monate Lodge for their wedding weekend and what a beautiful wedding this was - a special and well presented 'wedding weekend'. Monate is really an amazing place for a wedding venue. The wedding ceremony under a magnificently huge fig tree with the blue African sky above, surrounded by large tracts of bush-land was what memories are...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my family to wedding at Monate. The venue is the perfect bush wedding destination! The rooms are beautiful and modern, the staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was good :) There is a stunning swimming pool area with 2 jacuzzis and lots of game can be seen when going on game drives. Overall it...

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Thank 560candices
Boksburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monate is the most amazing venue to host a wedding! The staff are amazing and leave nothing to chance! The rooms are gorgeous and sparkling clean! Food is delicious! The bush Boma is an out of this world experience!

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Benoni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place, good service and nice rooms and good activie, the bar service is abit slow, prices on the menu were different to the prices charged. Staff friendly. Lovely wedding venue, waiting for game vehicles became a bit of a pain by the end of the weekend, but nithing you couldnt live with.

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Jhb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous time and fantastic game trips and sight seeings, pleasantries all round staff members and the ranger. As for the rooms, excellent. Delicious, tasty food. Kudos to the chef Enjoyed every second of it.

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Bloubergstrand, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for the Prinsloo wedding and what a wonderful experience the entire weekend was!! Enjoyed every second of it. The staff were superb, the facilities excellent and the game drives extremely enjoyable. The wedding itself was conducted in the middle of the bush and what a spectacular occasion it was! A lot of hard work went into arranging...

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Centurion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a wedding at this beautiful venue. Really magical setting . Rooms are devine , service is excellent . The ceremony in the bush was just magical with canapé's served shortly after and then hopping onto a game vehicle to the reception , which was held at the main camp . Just loved the weekend away .

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the gem of the bushveld... Monate Game Lodge is an elegant and peaceful breakaway retreat where guests can enjoy the tranquility of the bush whilst being treated like royalty. Nestled in manicured gardens, the modern rooms offer an opportunity to indulge in a peaceful and relaxing environment. With all the amenities & necessities at one's reach, each air-conditioned room also has its own spacious full en-suite bathroom, mini bar, hair dryers and other necessities, accommodating a maximum of 52 sharing or 26 singles. The two luxury tented units offer another two en-suite rooms each, with private splash pools on the deck and lounges, bringing the total capacity of Monate Game Lodge to 60 sharing. At Monate our unsurpassed dining experience is designed to tantalize your taste buds, specializing from venison to vegetarian dishes, served in different settings, such as our unique natural cave, in the open bush, around the lodge camp fire or air-conditioned dining room. Indulge in a night cap under the stars around a bonfire, listening to the wooing of the jackals, bringing about a restful night's sleep. Monate's private game reserve is set in 1839 hectares of bush, open plains and a variety of interesting koppies and is home to buffalo, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, brown hyena & large variety of antelope. Behold Mother Nature at her best watching the sunset whilst sipping cocktails in the open bush during late afternoon game drives. We are proud to be a part of a cheetah rehabilitation project. Our modern conference centre is situated close to the lodge sporting wireless internet connection and mobile telephone reception. The fully equipped air-conditioned centre can accommodate all seating styles with breakaway rooms and en-suites. Being a malaria-free location makes us ideal for team building coupled with the beauty of the surroundings. Additional facilities include under cover parking, complimentary tea / coffee station in our lounge accompanied by DSTV on our large screen TV, fully licensed bar, outdoor swimming pools, jacuzzi, not to mention clay pigeon shooting & our 9 hole mini golf course. Larger groups can rest assured with the knowledge of exclusive use of the lodge for the duration of their stay. Our exceptional and vibrant team will ensure that your function is an overwhelming and memorable success. Monate Game Lodge IS Limpopo's best kept Secret! ... more   less 

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Address: Modimolle (Nylstroom) 0510, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Modimolle (Nylstroom)
Hotel Class:4 star — Monate Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Good, clean, well furnished, serviced accommodation with every room looking out on lovely well kept grounds”
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