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Secunda, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like the fact that there is no TV the most. And the outdoor shower is perfect for a woman to reconnect with nature. Thank you for the perfect atmosphere and NO pretence!!!! Caracal lodge more than delivered on my expectations for the extras - the sun-yellow roses were awesome!!

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Midrand, South Africa
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Awesome stay, owners were hospitable and friendly. The rooms were amazing. The property was not only beautiful but there were incredible hikes, fun activities and a feeling that you were welcomed and accepted. My favourite was the dog we inherited for the weekend. She was very special.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We spent two nights on a weekend at Caracal Lodge, away from busy Johannesburg. We loved it. - The setting is beautiful, with a very nice view on Mpumalanga's green mountains, - The chalet (family chalet) was perfect: excellent rooms and beds (with nice pillows and everything), nice decoration, kitchen with everything, great terrasse, great bathroom... looked a bit rustic...

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san francisco
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Lovely game farm in a secluded valley of Mpumalanga -- we stayed for proximity to Adam's calendar and for the dogs to run and play -- the waterfall and the hikes are superb and the hosts are very friendly and accommodating. You can stay in a unit with or without electricity and braaiing your food is the joy. We will...

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Piet Retief, South Africa
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Owners were very friendly and accommodating Loved the pool down by the bar area, clean and water is awesome Nice to see wildlife, giraffes, zebra, bucks etc on the farm Lovely views of the mountains Outside shower is lovely Lots of interesting birds

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Vienna Region, Austria
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Ideal setting, beautifull property, our kids loved the dogs! We really regretted that we didnt have enough time to stay longer! We would have loved to explore the region (waterfall etc) Loved the very special shed inkl Pooltable!

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Donald B, Owner at Caracal Lodge, responded to this review

So good to have you share our beautiful farm. Hope to see you again in the near future, Kind Regards Donald and Rob

JHB
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great experience. Enjoyed the isolation of the lodge. The freedom that we had was fantastic. Enjoyed exploring the farm and seeing all it's unique features. The staff were very friendly and we appreciate the service we received.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Caracal lodge is just magical. Stunning landscape, pure nature and a management that knows how to do things professionally. They really want you to enjoy the place and give their very best. You can see their hard work in thousand of details ranging from a well marked hiking trail to a passionated interior design of the cottages. Perfect stop for...

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eMalahleni, South Africa
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Lovely if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Only birds, fire and quiet. You get rest for your soul. Experience the thunder and lighting on the mountains. Beautiful display of nature.

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 24 August 2016

a very warm welcome, lot of things to discover, great room with fully equipped kitchen, well cared garden, loved it! The bar is a story of its own. We did not have enough time to exproe the rest of the farm. Unfortunately Gerry the giraffe was only busy with his own family.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Caracal Lodge is a 300 ha game lodge with 5 luxury self catering cottages each with their own individuality. 3 of the cottages are in the bush and very romantic and private. We do game drives and have magnificent hikes to visit our beautiful waterfalls and small caves. Our mountain drive has magnificent views where at the same time you can have a real 4x4 experience and see our wildlife and birds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Caracal Lodge

Address: Ngodwana 2196, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Ngodwana
Price Range: ₹ 5,827 - ₹ 5,827 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“I do not think there is any cottage that will disappoint. If you want privacy choose Magtree, Figtree or the new Stone circle cottage - they do not have electricity - but there is no `roughing it`, you have enough LED lights and lanterns at the cottages. All are beautifully furnished”
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