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Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa

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R517 towards Thabazimbi, Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our stay at Mhondoro was beyond expectations! From the beautiful private villa, courteous staff, five-star meals to the fantastic game drives - every need we could imagine was met! Plus, there were elephants sauntering the grounds and drinking from our pool - so magical! Chef...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank lhpurdy
Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & VillaResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your review! We are always very pleased to read that our staff are being mentioned by name. We'll be sure to pass the message onto Ivan, Lolo and Eddy. Ivan informed us that the same Lion brought down another wildebeest...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner and I spent two nights at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa, and it was worth every cent and then some! The heartwarming songs of the staff upon arrival was magical. The people are what make Mhonodoro special. All of the amazing staff really...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank jrrose1993
Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & VillaResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jack, Thank you very much for your review! We agree that it is the people that make Mhondoro special. We are very proud of Anne, she is sometimes referred to as our very own "pocket-rocket" that always get things done. Please do not hesitate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down best price quality ratio of all the safari lodges we stayed at! The staff is super friendly and eager to fullfill our every wish. Ryan, our guide, made our drives extra special and made sure we saw all the animals that we wanted...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & VillaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Melissa and Jeroen, Thank you very much for your review. We are very pleased to read that you chose Mhondoro to celebrate your 10 year wedding anniversary. We'll be sure to congratulate Ryan on meeting all your expectations. Please do not hesitate to contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent 4 days of our honeymoon in late October to South Africa at the amazing Mhondoro. This was our first safari experience and it was beyond our wildest expectations - literally. The 3 hour drive from Johannesburg to Welgevonden was scenic...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & VillaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chloe, Happy New Year!! Thank you for your wonderful review, it is always rewarding when we receive such good feedback about the service we offer. We are glad that you had a wonderful experience with us on your honeymoon and that the team managed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It would deserve even more than excellent, as the lodge is beautiful, the food is perfect and service impeccable. The tunnel from the main building to the waterhole is perfect to see animals from an angle and with a view otherwise impossible. The only less...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Safari Lodge & VillaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review! We are very pleased to read that you experienced our food and service as perfect and our Lodge beautiful. Your 5 star rating makes us very proud and motivates us to continue doing what we do! It's indeed...More

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Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is a luxurious, five-star private safari lodge and villa situated within the malaria-free Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Waterberg District of the Limpopo Province of More South Africa. In an under three-hour drive or a one hour flight from Johannesburg, you can escape into this ideal safari destination to experience the magic of the Big 5 at home in the African bush. Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa is a luxurious, five-star private Safari Lodge and Villa situated within the malaria-free Welgevonden Game Reserve in Limpopo, South Africa. The Main Lodge and private Villa were extensively rebuilt in 2015, following a devastating fire. The interior of the suites, also having been refurbished, means the style of the whole Lodge is an elegant mélange of chic African and contemporary European design. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$777 - US$3,133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Welgevonden Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$777 - US$3,133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Welgevonden Game Reserve
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Natalie121212
20 December 2018|
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Response from 51frankv | Property representative |
Hi Natalie, we have multiple vehikels available so we tend to take not more than 6 guests out per vehicle. However, we are allowed to take up to 10 guests. Private vehicles can also be booked against additional costs. I hope... More
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Scoffy17
26 January 2018|
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Response from Fritz B | Property representative |
Hi Scott, thank you for your question. Be sure to bring neutral coloured clothing if you'd like to do a bush walk, however on game drive the specific colour does not matter that much. The mornings and evenings will be chilly... More
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AnthroDrJChan
28 July 2017|
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Response from 51frankv | Property representative |
Hi please contact reservations. They can arrange everything for you
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"Every room has a beautiful view of the waterhole in natural African bush."
jrrose1993
6 days ago
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"Family suite is perfect for a family of four"
SimonT104
24 Nov 2018
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"View of the watering hole from your room / private balcony is a must!"
Trip45536713375
11 Nov 2018
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"We've been to Mhondoro 3 times and stayed in different rooms each time. Although different, they are..."
MorneB45
2 Oct 2018
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