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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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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    US$ 628
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “game drives” (78 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (71 reviews)
    “bush bath” (56 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Reviewed 28 June 2014

    The Garonga Safari Camp is the place to be. We can definately recommend everything. Fabulous rooms within a great surrounding. Extraordinary safaritours with perfect guides. Delicious food. We will come back. A big THANK YOU to the wohle G-Team it was a perfect T time.

    2  Thank Tobi_Kathi
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 July 2014

    Thanks indeed for your very positive feedback. Am so chuffed you had a great time here. best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 26 June 2014

    From the moment we arrived to the very second we left we felt like part of the big Garonga family. All the staff are so welcoming, helpful and always smiling enjoying their time with you and their role at the camp. We were warmly welcomed...More

    1  Thank DaCa27062012
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 5 July 2014

    Thanks indeed Caitie and Darren, A pleasure having you for your Honeymoon! I trust you enjoyed the rest of your special holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back on an Anniversary maybe? best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

    We came to Garonga for the first 3 days of our honeymoon and what a start it was. It was our first safari experience and hopefully won't be our last. The staff were there to meet us when we arrived with a cool flannel and...More

    2  Thank Pambo_erica
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 15 June 2014

    Thanks so much - am so glad you had a great honeymoon here! Even more interesting to see is that you tried all the activities in your 3 nights here - excellent, and so glad you enjoyed them. Wishing you all the best! Regards Bernie

    Reviewed 12 June 2014

    Recently had the chance to spend three nights with Bernie and the crew. The rooms were real authentic South African style and very comfortable. Meals were good and the staff very pleasant. Elliott and Richard were our guide and tracker and both did an excellent...More

    2  Thank horse6633
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 15 June 2014

    Thanks indeed for your positive feedback and taking time to write. A pleasure hosting you; getting many more Australians here to visit now and so your feedback is very important. Best Wishes Bernie

    Reviewed 4 June 2014 via mobile

    The Garonga hospitality is second to none. As a small resort Bernie - the owner - and his team made sure to remember all the guest's names, making the experience as personal as they could. They went to every effort to ensure our stay was...More

    3  Thank Anna W
    Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 15 June 2014

    Thanks so much for your very encouraging feedback. It was a pleasure having you to stay. Am so chuffed you mentioned the Fly In Option as not many Guests use this. There is the perception that it is very expensive; it is extremely good value...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
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    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$ 243 - US$ 896 (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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    September is generally very hot and humid.
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