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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another lovely stay in the Marakele National Park. Tlopi Tented Camp is most certainly a preferred place to stay. Beautiful views. Elephant, Buffalo, various buck and a Leopard calling in the early hours of the morning. We'll have to return to find him... Lovely accommodation with all the basic requirements.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Tlopi tented camps are definitely the "place to stay at" in marakele national park. Situated on the banks of tlopi dam (and on the side of the park that contains the big 5), you would probably want to spend more time here than scouting the park for game (as you really don't see a lot of wildlife in this...

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Thank esterjandra
Johannesburg
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We really enjoyed our 2 night stay in Marekele National Park at Tlopi. This is a really magical spot and we actually didn't feel the need to spend too much time driving around the park when we could gaze at the perfect reflections in the dam. That being said, this is a park where one needs to enjoy the scenery...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Marakele was the highlight of our SA holiday -. the tents are very, very nice inside - bed was comfortable, bathroom was spacious and shower was good. The area is absolutely beautiful, with a nice view each evening of the sunset and the water. You feel very secluded in the middle of the park, with only a few other people...

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Thank Kait_2014
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Experience What an incredible experience, we have come away relaxed and rested. The tented camp is situated on a dam, it was a hotbed of activity during the day. As we sat and enjoyed a G&T we were joined by a herd of elephants that came to bath in the muddy waters. We also saw a lot of different buck....

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Set high in the mountains, the comfortable tented units are built along one side of a dam. There are no fences so the elephants and other animals (this a big 5 park!) come and go at will to drink and browse. There was elephant dung next to our tent which should have been a give away but we were still...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The 'safari' tents set on a large deck overlooking the water are great, elephants came down to drink and play in the late afternoon which was so amazing to watch from the deck. We stayed in Fish eagle tent which is in the middle of the row of tents and your neighbors are a little close. The monkeys are a...

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Thank lulu008
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Great basic stay in Marakele safari park! The lodges were very nice and the kitchen attached was great!! Staff very nice but basic knowledge and not very handy with credit cards...the park itself is beautiful, not much wildlife but certainly worthwhile...

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Thank Lili V
Hoedspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We booked at Tlopi Tented Camp in the Marakele National Park for 7 nights - stayed for 6 nights. The scenery is beautiful, the Tlopi Camp setting is wonderful, could however have been built on the opposite side of the dam where there are plenty of trees that would give the accommodation some shade. Firstly, the reserve is, in our...

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Zaandijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Because you stay by yourself and buy your own food and cook yourself this is a nice" in between " the fancy lodges that we stayed in. It is quiet, totally private, only animals and scenery, and real africa, The self drives and the safari drives are a good deal, in comparison with a lodge this is super cheap! Gamedrive...

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Address: Marakele National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg
Hotel Class:2 star — Tlopi Tented Camp 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“All tented chalets have a terrific view; no.10 was closest to the arriving Elephant herd.”
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