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    Bongani Mountain Lodge

    Mthethomusha Game Reserve, on the southern border of the Kruger National Park | Off the N4 between Nelspruit and Kaapmuiden, Matsulu 1295, South Africa
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          Reviewed 4 March 2017

          My recent surprise visit to South Africa was very unexpected and mind blowing. We arrived at Mpumalanga Airport where we were meet by Cassandra. A local that has a very well present 4WD. This was arranged via the Bongani Mountain Lodge. After a short 45...More

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          Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 16 March 2017

          Dear valued guest Thank you for staying at Bongani Mountain Lodge and thank you for taking of your valuable time to write its fantastic review. Please be sure that your review has been shared with all our staff as well as with the transport company....More

          Reviewed 28 February 2017

          I had a lifelong dream of an African safari holiday. This trip ticked all the boxes and so much more. Staff were excellent, friendly and funny, I haven't laughed so much in years. Safaris got us really up close with animals. Rooms were clean and...More

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          Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 16 March 2017

          Dear Cindereleanor Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post such an amazing review. It is always so rewarding for the team when we receive such positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back here soon for another amazing experience...More

          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          poor food ,hardly any animals , inaccesible venue. the lodge is not part of the kruger soo you don't see many animals. the terrain of the lodge makes it inaccessible to animals too. the food is limited and of poor quality. the rooms were not...More

          1  Thank rakshas2017
          Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 10 March 2017

          Dear valued guest Thank you for staying at Bongani Mountain Lodge and taking of your valuable time to review our property. We take our guest feedback very seriously and please be assured that the items you have brought to our attention will receive our immediate...More

          Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

          I'm not really sure how we feel about the bongani mountain lodge... The rooms and bathrooms weren't clean (we actually found two black button spiders in one of them), but the bedding was good. The food wasn't exceptional, but edible, and though the scenery was...More

          2  Thank Jessica C
          Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 10 March 2017

          Dear Jessica Thank you for staying at Bongani Mountain Lodge and taking of your valuable time to review our property. We take our guest feedback very seriously and please be assured that the items you have brought to our attention will receive our immediate attention....More

          Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

          At a reputed (fenced) 8000 hectares (according to our guide) Bongani is too small to sustain a balance of predators and their prey. Its fenced off from Kruger National Park, thus limiting animal transfer. The mountainous terrain looks spectacular, but the tracks are poorly maintained,...More

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          Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 21 February 2017

          Dear valued guest Thank you for participating and contributing towards our on-going efforts to continuously improve our services and facilities. We sincerely apologise that you did not enjoy all our offerings to the extent that we have set ourselves out to achieve. Bongani Mountain Lodge...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$304 - US$457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
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          Agricfox
          What would be the minimum age for children to get value out of the lodge and experience?
          4 January 2017|
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          Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
          That's a difficult one, but I guess any child who has a love of animals who enjoy it! You need to consider the safety issue, plus there isn't much else to do for children there!
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          Michelle C
          Hi, does the rate include guided game drives? Thanks!
          25 July 2016|
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          Response from MikeLawrie | Property representative |
          Thanks for your valued question - yes 2 game drives are included per day. 1 in the morning and a late afternoon evening drive.
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          lesleybateson
          We are booking a week with you in July 2017 through an online agency but notice on tripadvisor that you have not yet released avaibability and prices for that week yet. I am worried about being scammed
          13 July 2016|
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          Response from PookeyPretoria | Reviewed this property |
          This is a reputable lodge - it's small enough to cater for later bookings but probably too small to book a year in advance. I'd try and book again in 6 - 8 months time
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