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    Makweti Safari Lodge

    Makweti Safari Lodge, Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 7816
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    In October we spent five nights at Makweti Safari Lodge which is surrounded by the Welgewonden Game Reserve. There are no barriers between the animals and the guests, and the Lodge has a watering hole that attracts animals such as elephants. Care must be taken...More

    Thank Llama11
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My family and I visitied Makweti for a couple of days on the recommendation of a friend and the entire experience was firast class. We had amazing game sightings, the camp is beautiful and the food is very good considering they would have some logistical...More

    Thank edgeearly
    Reviewed 5 January 2018

    Our family's experience at Makweti Safari Lodge was one we will never forget and treasure forever. From the moment we arrived, we felt the thrill and excitement of our adventure in the bush. We were graciously met by our guides, Colin and Neil, who were...More

    Thank knielsen2018
    Reviewed 3 January 2018

    From the moment we arrived the setting was only rivaled by the meticulous attention paid to every detail and creature comfort. The atmosphere and staff made our family feel at home. The guides were knowledgable, inclusive and made every safari drive unique and exceed our...More

    Thank KNesi22
    Reviewed 2 January 2018

    We (my husband and 3 adult children in their early 20's) just got back from a 3 day stay at Makweti. It was an amazing experience- the service and staff were top notch, the lodge was filled with unique African pieces and tastefully done, the...More

    Thank Amy K
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$816 - US$1,191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Welgevonden Game Reserve
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    • Makweti Safari Hotel Welgevonden Game Reserve
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    jayjayjay56
    5 December 2014|
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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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    jayjayjay56
    4 December 2014|
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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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    "All chalets are quiet and attractive, some have a private plunge pool."
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    "Take a room with a pool. An elephant visits room 4 to take water."
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    "The pool on the deck outside our lodge was fun for the elephant that came to drink and bathe himself, to our..."
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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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