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Mateya Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Matey Game Reserve has only 5 lodges which makes it an ultra exclusive experience for just a small group of people. The privacy you get and special service provided by their staff are unique. The place is exclusive yet not exaggerated, so you feel like...More

3  Thank GabrielaMaj
Response from Philip H, Manager at Mateya Safari LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such kind words Gabriela! We are delighted that you had such a special time with us and it is so heartwarming to hear that Mateya is one of your top 10 places visited so far....More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

. More than you can imagine . No words to describe this gorgeous lodge . We had brilliant safari drives and with the combination of the luxury of the lodge a memory that won't be forget...............More

2  Thank Mayagood
Response from Philip H, Manager at Mateya Safari LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Maya, Thank you very much for your review of Mateya Safari Lodge. We are so pleased that you had such a superb stay with us! We cannot wait to welcome you back to the Mateya family again in the near future. Warmest regards from...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

After being in SA for 3 weeks and doing a few other safari's we spent 3 nights here. From the beginning Christine and Stacey make you feel very welcome. The lodge is impressive and the food is fantastic considering how remote you are. The real...More

4  Thank tfds84
Response from Philip H, Manager at Mateya Safari LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you very much for the kind and thoughtful review and for mentioning and thanking the staff personally. It is such a delight to know that we made you feel welcome, that you enjoyed the food and found the service and staff excellent. We will...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016

unbelievable, we had the best of time stayed for 3 nights, 2 safari drives a day, best food, best service, every thing about Mateya safari lodge was perfect, the ranger, Werner, was a walking encyclopedia, he was so interesting to listen to, while driving us...More

3  Thank Bhadra G
Response from Philip H, Manager at Mateya Safari LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind hearted review and all the compliments Bhadra! We are very happy to read that you had such a great time with us and I look forward to passing your praise on to Werner and...More

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing visit to Mateya. The rooms were beautifully appointed and very spacious. The service at Mateya was top notch, especially from Stacy, Connie and Phillip. Nothanda was an amazing massage therapist...5 reviewers all agree! We had fantastic meals especially the prawn salad...More

2  Thank Heidi B
Response from Philip H, Manager at Mateya Safari LodgeResponded 30 December 2017

Dear Heidi, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Mateya. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and found the service and staff excellent. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Warmest regards from all...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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US$176 - US$2,388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$176 - US$2,388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"come in dry season when all the animals go to water holes and you can view them from the rooms."
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"Suite No.1 is closest to the dining facilities and the safari vehicles"
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"If you struggle with steps then ask for a suite close to the lodge"
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"their are only 5 rooms at the lodge, all stunningly beautiful, super comfortable, and very privet"
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