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    Garonga Safari Camp

    Selati Portion 12, KT 143, Phalaborwa, 1390, Makalali Private Game Reserve 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent94%
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    “game drives” (78 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We recently stayed at Garonga for the last leg of our honeymoon and first safari experience. Bernie and the whole team at Garonga were just brilliant. We were not left wanting for anything. Their friendliness, service and overall care made it the best possible way...More

    Thank Courtsn
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 days ago

    A pleasure having you to stay and so chuffed you enjoyed your Garonga experience. Samantha and Kaizer are indeed a great team, considering they have only been together now 2 months, and so glad you saw so much. The sleepout as in most cases is...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We came to Garonga for our Honeymoon in June. It is hands down the best place I have ever stayed! The photos do not do it justice at all. The accomadation is spotless, the views incredible, the bed was so comfy and the food was...More

    Thank Alex N
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks indeed Alex for such a great feedback. It was a pleasure to host you on your honeymoon and we very much look forward to having you return. best Regards Bernie

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A few highlights: in camp 2 lions 100 feet away from our tent. Leopard in the tree above our tent one night. Elephants, giraffes, and many others also came by our tent. Beautiful dining experience, great food, exceptional service. Lots of action on safari. Stuart...More

    Thank Stephaniemoshier
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much for your feedback.It doesn't happen often but a memorable experience you will never forget. best Regards Bernie

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed as a couple first a night at Little Garonga and then two nights at Garonga Safari Camp. I can not decide which venue I preferred over the other: Both were simply beautiful and special. From the staff to the food on to the...More

    Thank Marvin S
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks indeed for your kind words. Both camps are indeed very different. The sleepout is the best; especially in winter; it is NOT cold up there and has the best experience due to incredible stars, and such an incredible view. best Regards Bernie

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    In April 2017 me and my boyfriend stayed at Garonga Safari Camp. What can I say? It was more than breathtaking! The love for detail when it came to the interior, the super friendly staff, delicious food and special features like the sleep-out in the...More

    Thank Maren M
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

    It was great to have you here, and thanks for the kind words. Potjke's are every friday night and really great fun. Every dinner night is very different, sometimes private dining, other times communal. The Ellies always seem to time it perfectly. best Wishes Bernie

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    321 reviews
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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
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    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 244 - US$ 878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Makalali Private Game Reserve
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    • Garonga Safari Camp Hotel Makalali Private Game Reserve
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    Calvin L
    10 May 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    Good Morning Calvin, I suggest an SUV (does not have to be a 4x4). Allow 6 hours from Johannesburg. Refer to our website for Directions and suggest Option 1. Regards, Bernie
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    17 April 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    Most are included,; Special wines, champagnes, and our high quality Brand whiskeys and Gins are not included.
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    12 March 2017|
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    Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
    September is generally very hot and humid.
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    "Units one and six at the ends probably offer the most privacy"
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