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    MalaMala Main Camp

    PO Box 55514, Northlands, Kruger National Park 2116, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good7%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “mala mala” (174 reviews)
    “the river” (46 reviews)
    “game viewing” (53 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Laundry Service
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 308 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My wife and I spent 5 days/4 nights at Mala Mala. The accommodation was extremely comfortable (we each had our own bathroom!). The food was plentiful and delicious. We had breakfast and dinner and didn’t need lunch, although it was provided. Our ranger, Lucky, was...More

    Thank Brian683
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at MalaMala Main CampResponded 5 days ago

    Many thanks for taking time to write a review on your stay with us at MalaMala Main Camp. We are pleased to hear all the positive feedback from you and will definitely pass on your compliments to Lucky, your ranger . We hope to welcome...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    You may be wondering, like we were, whether it's worth it to go with a private reserve vs. a self-guided or even professionally-guided tour of Kruger. I can't say enough good things about our 3 nights at MalaMala. It's a private reserve that borders Kruger....More

    Thank slck0
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at MalaMala Main CampResponded 1 week ago

    Many thanks for the lovely review on your recent stay with us at MalaMala Main Camp. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your safari experience with us and you an impressive game viewing experience. We hope to welcome you back once...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were recommended to go to MalaMala by a South African guy living in the UK and gosh, was he ever right! Everything was perfect from the first moment to the last. We did 6 game drives and saw so many animals we could hardly...More

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    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at MalaMala Main CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for taking time to write a review on your stay with us at MalaMala Main Camp.We are pleased to hear you took your friend's advise and had the best safari experience with us . We will pass on your compliments to your ranger...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    WOW says it all. From the time we got off the plane in Skukuza to the time we left we were treated as honored guests. Saw the Big 5 by the second game ride. Mike our guide was extremely helpful, knowledgeable and assuring on our...More

    Thank Bob D
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at MalaMala Main CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for the lovely review on your stay with us at MalaMala Main Camp. We can never thanks you enough for the endorsement , we always thrive to make our guests' experiences worthwhile and are happy to hear you didn't miss anything. We sure...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a terrific experience! To celebrate a "significant" birthday we stayed at Mala Mala for three nights, and had a superb experience from all points of view. Our accomodation was extremely comfortable and well appointed, (with wildlife directly outside our balcony! ) the standard of...More

    Thank _giaindavies
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at MalaMala Main CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking time to write a review on your stay with us at MalaMala Main Camp. It really gives us pleasure to hear such positive reviews from our guests and to know you enjoyed every important aspect of your experience with us. We...More

    Lion Sands - Tinga Lodge
    410 reviews
    #3 of 13 hotels in Kruger National Park
    19.5 km
     
    Kapama Buffalo Camp
    414 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
    62.1 km
     
    Kapama Karula
    451 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
    58.3 km
     
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    1,813 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
    66.6 km
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 1,412 - US$ 4,226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 25
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve >
    • Mala Mala Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Mala Mala Main Camp Hotel Mala Mala Private Game Reserve ,
    • MalaMala Main Camp Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Traveller (318)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (276)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Shirley2810
    8 November 2017|
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    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve | Property representative |
    Dear Traveler, Happy to confirm that we are open all year round inclusive of Public Holidays.
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    Shirley2810
    15 September 2017|
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    Response from Cheersfornow | Reviewed this property |
    October is prime because it is the end of the dry season. We are leaving on November 1 for five nights at Tswalu and four nights at MalaMala. This will be our sixteenth Safari. These two places are the best. At Tswalu, in... More
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    8 September 2017|
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    Response from SusanO3 | Reviewed this property |
    They are steed;ed to be done by June 2018. Do not let the updates from keeping you from staying at MalaMaa. They will be discreet and will not interfere with your experience. And do not let my criticism keep you from... More
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    "We had a river facing room which was fabulous."
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    "The rooms furthest from the dining area have the best views of roaming animals (elephants, baboons, etc.)"
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    "We enjoyed our room overlooking the river"
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    "All rooms face the river and are well appointed"
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