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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Lodge is very much geared around game drives, which happen regularly. We saw 4 of the Big 5 at very close quarters ! Our Game Ranger Duane deserves special mention - passionate about his job, and highly knowledgeable. Accomodation so-so, a bit tired, and...More

Thank Anton E
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Anton E - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We appreciate all your constructive comments, both the positive ones and the ones concerning areas where you felt we could improve. We're also grateful to you for sharing information that will...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent safari lodge and fabulous staff. We were there for 3 nights (6 Safaris) in a large family group (14 adults 11 children). Staff were all very welcoming and accommodating for adults and children. Our room was so spacious and comfortable and food amazing and...More

Thank Rolezee
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Rolezee - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge - we're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us, and that the Mabula team took such good care of you. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We received a warm welcome and was told that room 232 would be ours for the next 2 nights.The room was more than spacious. Bed was comfortable, as was the chairs to relax in the lounge area, which was in the same space as the...More

Thank Gypsey_7
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Gypsey_7 - Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of Mabula Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear that you enjoyed most aspects of your stay, and we also appreciate your constructive comments on the areas where you felt...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

High quality lodge with good food. The highlight is the horseback safari. This is a must allows you to get up close to animals. Our guide Moses had an encyclopedic knowledge of plants. You have to book your game viewing ahead of your arrival as...More

Thank Gustaaf W
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Gustaaf W - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us, and especially the horseback safari. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The hospitality at this lodge is not up to standard. The receptionist at the lodge as well as at timeshare reception were both extremely unfriendly and when my son asked for help they just brushed him off because he was a kid! This is unacceptable!...More

Thank Lindy B
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 13 April 2018

Dear Lindy B - Thank you for posting your review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're naturally disappointed to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations and that you have no plans to visit again. We value your constructive...More

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Jeremy R
22 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Jeremy R - Thanks for your message and we look forward to welcoming you and your girlfriend to Mabula Game Lodge next month. Yes, we do cater for guests with severe allergies. Each meal the chef will walk with you and... More
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Bobbles C
15 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Bobbles C - Thank you for your question and your interest in visiting Mabula Game Lodge. We do have family drives where children can accompany parents on a game drive but they will not be going to Madjuma Reserve then... More
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TajMahalPrincess
9 March 2018|
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Hi TajMahalPrincess - Thank you for your question - we're looking forward to welcoming you to Mabula Game Lodge in October. Breakfast at Mabula is buffet style, but with eggs cooked to order as required. You'll find that... More
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"On arrival ensure that your safari has been booked and the collecting times and where has been confirmed"
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"there are a number of isolated lodges. (rooms) all are safe and enclosed in compound.. We were in 121 and..."
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"Room 232 - Comfortable and spacious"
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"if there is a big group you can expect entertainment to be fairly loud, late into the night throughout the..."
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