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    Makweti Safari Lodge

    Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I spent 3 nights at Makweti. The meals cooked by the chef could beat some of the best restaurants in SA. The ranger's (Neil) knowledge is inspiring, both with animals as well as fauna & flora. Well worth a visit.More

    Thank Mark P
    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mark and Nicole Thank you for your kind words on your recent Anniversary Celebration stay with us at Makweti. Chefs Phillip & Charlotte are grateful for your inspiring comments and are pleased the many meals exceeded your expecation. It was our pleasure hosting you....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had the most amazing time at Makweti for 2 nights and went back again just to experience it again. And the second visit was just as memorable. The deck overlooking the waterhole near the entrance to the camp feels like a place where time...More

    Thank Bioskope P
    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Warm Greetings from Makweti, We are delighted to host return guests and are inspired that each stay you have enjoyed with us has been as memorable as before. We have been spoilt with Game visiting our waterhole, particularly now as we are in the dry...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    Makweti is an amazing place. Beautiful surroundings, great food, wonderful hosts, luxurious accommodations and great wildlife viewing opportunities with a knowledgeable fuide. As a female traveling alone I was quickly made comfortable. I would love to go back.More

    Thank Sarah S
    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 12 May 2017

    Dear Sarah, Thank you for the kind words on your recent stay with us at Makweti Safari Lodge. We are pleased that as a single traveller that the experience was memorable and special and our team made you feel comfortable. We would be delighted to...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    A series of individual game lodges within a small resort. The stars are Neil and Jessica who run the resort, whose enthusiasm is infectious. Neil is really fascinated by the animals and the signals they give, also an authority on the local flora and his...More

    Thank Douglas M
    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 18 April 2017

    Good day Douglas. Thank you for the kind comments on your recent stay with us at Makweti Safari Lodge. We are ecstatic that your stay with us exceeded your expectations, and it was only a pleasure for Jessica and I to host you. We look...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    Thank you so much for our fantastic stay at Makweti Safari Lodge. We spent wonderfull time in the Lodge and in the Game reserve. The location is beautiful and so is the lodge. Guides are great experts and very kind. Food and service very good.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$681 - US$954 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Welgevonden Game Reserve
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    Response from Claude H | Reviewed this property |
    No, but a large choice at fair prices is available!
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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry The Makweti experience is inclusive of all meals. The day begins with a light refreshment before the early morning safari. A full breakfast is served on returning to the camp. Breakfast... More
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    "Try one across the suspension bridge for the more intrepid travelers or closer to the lodge if you prefer..."
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    "If you want a short safari, this is probably the best"
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    "All are great"
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    "The whole thing is so well thought out, i really don't think there are any advantages to be had or..."
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