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    Marataba Safari Lodge

    Rooiberg Road | Marakele National Park, Thabazimbi 380, South Africa
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      2 adults
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          US$1,043
          US$881
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          Overview
          • Excellent91%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          1 week ago
          “Great lodge, nice rooms, good wildlife”
          1 week ago
          “No 1 Lodge of 70 in 5 different African countries”
          Free Internet
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          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          We spend two nights with our twins (7) in your lovely lodge and all of us were very impressed about the amazing nature, the warmest welcome of ALL stuff members, the child-friendlyness and last but not least about the excellent skills of our ranger. We...More

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          Thank 911annikaf
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The "tent" is very nice and civilized, with the wildlife literally all around you. Nothing scares you in the morning like opening your tent and staring right into the eyes of an impala! The lodge was the nicest of our 3 lodge trip, with plenary...More

          2  Thank jacket1
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          My husband and I are avid visitors to Game Reserves, having been to some 70 in five different African countries. We rank Marataba as no 1. We have stayed there on nine different occasions and we have never been disappointed. The Reserve is outstandingly beautiful...More

          2  Thank Lesley828
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The Lodge and location are beautiful. The guides and staff make you feel like family. We were able to see all animals on our list and then some. This is a trip of a life time for most, and Marataba was a great choice. The...More

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          2  Thank rynnybobinny
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We have been to Marataba twice before but this time took our family with us. We spent 3 nights in the Trails Lodge which was a once in a lifetime experience. We then spent 3 nights at the Safari Lodge and it was as magical...More

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          2  Thank Ruth E
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$963 - US$1,371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Limpopo Province >
          • Thabazimbi
          • Also Known As
          • Marataba Safari Company Hotel Waterberg
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          Traveller (498)
          Room & Suite (93)
          Dining (55)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Hotel & Grounds (361)
          Bathroom (20)
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          Nearby Attractions
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          sophieswift
          I have heard very mixed reviews about the amount of game to see. I understand there is an element of luck, but I don't know whether to spend a bit more money and go up to Kruger instead if I am guaranteed to see more wildlife. Any day would be much appreciated as this is for our honeymoon.
          28 March 2017|
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          Response from willie1975 | Reviewed this property |
          Good morning, it does depend everyday how many wild animals you will actually get to see. Yet Madikwe is Malaria free and Krueger is not?? I did enjoy Madikwe every minute every day the personal service we received was... More
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          Sharon R
          We will be visiting in August with our 11 and 13 year old boys. Do the boys have a bed or put me up to sleep in? Also is it chilly in the evenings? Many thanks.
          3 January 2017|
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          Response from Gawie G | Property representative |
          Hi Sharon, Yes, the boys will have comfortable camping beds to sleep on. They will be accommodated in your room. August evenings tends to get a little bit chilly as this is the end of the winter but the days are actually... More
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          JaynedR
          We (2 Adults, 1 Child) are travelling to Marataba Safari Lodge in April from Johannesburg, what is the best and safest transport to take in getting there and back from the Lodge?
          23 November 2016|
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          Response from wilbaer | Reviewed this property |
          We had a BRILLIANT company for all our transfers for our safari trip to SA - Johannesberg - Mhondoro - Marataba - Madikwe - Johannesberg. They are called Kwathlano Tours and Safaris and a lady called Lindie was extremely... More
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          "All rooms are good, some further away from the lodge than others"
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          "Rooms near the lodge best. Diet before you go."
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          "Ask for a "tent" with a good mountain view"
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