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Madi a Thavha Mountain Lodge

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“mountain lodge”(7 reviews)
“arts and crafts”(5 reviews)
“swimming pool”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Only stayed one night in Limpopo House as a stopover on the way to Kruger National Park which was a shame and we didn't want to leave. We were made very welcome, hospitality by hosts and their staff very welcoming and our evening meal and...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The rooms have no aircon, which meant for an uncomfortable night, we couldn't open the windows as their were no fly screens on them(and we weren't sure about the baboons). The food was disappointing, the staff were very helpful though but overall not the best...More

Thank Stefanprz
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Due recommendation we visited Madi a Thavha Mountain Lodge to see the art collection displayed at the premises. The lodge is situated in a green valley, easy to find and access. We did not regret we went over, since we were warmly welcomed and were...More

Thank on4ajt
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Its got nice spots to chill, enjoy a cold drink by the pool, green all over......mmm the nice unpoluted breeze......very nice. Arts items sold inside, originally hand made items.....beautiful..... Peaceful and great service....

Thank Sedja M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Rooms are really beautiful and clean. You need to be at set times for diner. 7 o clock, We don t like that and would like to choose our own time. There was complete silence in the dining room, very strange and akward feeling. Breakfast...More

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Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$102 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$102 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Oga1
16 March 2016|
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Response from Sjaakdb_2015 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Kevin-Ann, greetings from Lesotho. Although I cannot immediately remember the content of the menu card, one can indeed order one course for dinner as there is no set menu. As already said the food is... More
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Jessica G
15 October 2014|
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Response from Madiathavha | Property representative |
Dear Jessica, Thank you for your interest to learn more about our sustainability strategy. Madi a Thavha is a Fair Trade in Tourism certified lodge and we are situated in a rural area in Northern Limpopo. Most of the people... More
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"All but the self catering one is good"
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"self catering rooms offer more space especially with families"
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"Beautiful linen but only one pillow each. Ask for another if you need to."
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"If you can, get Fundudzi room. Very spacious with great views from your own private balcony."
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