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    Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation

    Farm Tweefontein 426 KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good36%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “caravan park” (85 reviews)
    “wildlife centre” (29 reviews)
    “coffee shop” (18 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Enjoyable visit, facilities very good and entertainment for grand kids excellent. Service standards and interactions with all staff excellent. Game drive experience at night very good, saw many different animals of all sizes. Driver/ranger vey friendly, accommodating and well informed.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We as a family always look out for accommodation to accommodate the 16 of us ! We were recommended to Sondela / Machato lodges and we very pleasantly surprised. From the fact of not being aware of your neighbour - walking distance from the pool...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a great family destination in nature. lovely cycle trails where you get to meet Nyalas, Springboks, Girrafes, Zebras. Well looked after with swimming pools wildlife centre and a chilled environment

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    great place for families , lots to do from swimming , kids entertainment , animal kids farmyard , wildlife centre , spa and the wild roaming freely on the property and joining you for breakfast on the stoep . Definitely recommend taking your walking shoes...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Free cooldrink on arrival is a nice idea, but it was warm and standing in the sun. Private toilet was messy on arrival. Unpleasant in warm swimmingpool, people jumping, wrestling and throwing balls.Not as relaxing as you expect a warm indoor swimmingpool to be. After...More

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    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$82 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Bela Bela
    • Also Known As
    • Sondela Nature Reserve Hotel Gauteng
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    Traveller (192)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (145)
    Family and Play Areas (16)
    Bathroom (4)
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    Nakedi Siyabong... M
    9 November 2016|
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    Response from Sondela | Property representative |
    Please contact 014 736 8900 - Reservations Department will gladly assist you with your enquiry.
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    6 April 2016|
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    Response from Sondela | Property representative |
    Various self Catering chalets available. Please contact the Reservations Department for availability. 014 736 8900
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