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    Makalali Private Game Lodge

    PO Box 809, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

    The drive from the Hoedspruit A/P is 1 1/2 hours by SUV (better than the 5 hours in a van from Windhoek to Etosha in Namibia) In retrospect we should have booked more time here. (maybe 4 or 5 nights instead of 2) It was...More

    1  Thank RND22
    Reviewed 23 September 2013

    We have recently returned from Makalali and wouldn't hesitate in recommending this peaceful Game Lodge. The staff we had were just wonderful, nothing was too much trouble, not that we needed anything. The food was very good with great choices. The huts were beautiful, very...More

    1  Thank Tyrone907
    Reviewed 12 September 2013

    The rooms are spaced well for privacy, and they are charming and unique with custom artistic decor, and the staff was friendly and quick to please. We were a group of six traveling together, and we arrived after a long drive without lunch, so the...More

    1  Thank Sharon L
    Reviewed 12 September 2013

    This place was beautiful. The hut is so nice and private, with a nice view of the wild. The bathtub and the shower outside are sooooo nice! I loved the wild animals that came when we took a shower. The service at breakfast is really...More

    Thank LadyKitten
    Reviewed 9 September 2013

    If there is one place I would love to stay at forever it would be Makalali. We have just returned from our 6th visit in 12 years and the service and staff is just as amazing as always. In 3 days we saw so much....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$404 - US$579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Makalali Private Game Hotel Hoedspruit
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    EDiedericks
    23 November 2016|
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    Response from Mom-likes-travelling | Reviewed this property |
    I was a guest there - yes I think they did. Although bring cash for tips
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    14 October 2015|
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    Response from FelicitySmyth | Property representative |
    Dear Guest I do sincerely apologise for getting back to you so late. I was unfortunately away from the lodge. With regards to your inquiry, the closest airport to Makalali Private Game Lodge is Hoedspruit Airport. This... More
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    "All rooms are of a high standard and are similar"
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    "All rooms overlook the river bed and have outdoor showers"
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