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    Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation

    Farm Tweefontein 426 KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Caravan park - Tops!! Is already ready to book for Sept 2017 - all facilities are in good conditions, people are very nice and will go camping there always - love the tamed game gracing through the stands and bird life - animal centre a...More

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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The facilities are amazing! So many things are world class and without additional cost, like you can take your own vehicle on a game drive, the single track mountain bike trails are amazing and mostly flat, the wildlife sanctuary a must, the warm water pool...More

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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Had a great weekend . Would recommend to anyone . Stayed at one of the Makhato lodges not our first time and definitely not or last . Staff are friendly and helpful facilities are awesome. Close to jhb which is a big plus

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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Great resort for Camping. Very friendly service. Activities was great for kids, and the new heated undercover pool is very good even going into winter. Bathrooms very clean, but dont forget to maintain as need some repairs.

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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We visit sondela every year because our kids love it there and love interacting with the animals and we took friend for their first time and they loved it and want to go back again cause it feels like home

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          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Price range
          • US$77 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Limpopo Province >
          • Bela Bela
          • Also Known As
          • Sondela Nature Reserve Hotel Gauteng
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          Nakedi Siyabong... M
          I would like to know if there is available accommodation and as to how much for a weekend for 4 people?
          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.
          Are they self catering Chalets for a family of 4 places as 2 single beds and 1 double bed?
          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
          Room Tips
          "All the Country House rooms have value, but we stayed in the Heron room - it was lovely!"
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          "Country house pricey but well worth it! Chalets, mid-priced and camping site budget friendly. All of great..."
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          "You get chalets from 6 bed to 8 Bed, tented chalets is only 4 people"
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          "Lots of options - Makhato Lodges are self catering - check out their website"
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