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Mahala View

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Absolutely wonderful experience!

Mahala View is close to Pretoria and has a lion camp with 3 very special lions - 2 of them are from... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
marguerite c
Lion passion from Leon

The greatest positive about our experience at Mahala View was the passion for lions shown by Leon... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Durban, South Africa
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18 Jun 2018
“Absolutely wonderful experience!”
29 Apr 2018
“Lion passion from Leon”
Boekenhout Street, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
+27 12 735 1111
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Mahala View is close to Pretoria and has a lion camp with 3 very special lions - 2 of them are from an old African lineage and the third is a Barbary lion. They are gorgeous, clearly well looked after and a great treat to...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The greatest positive about our experience at Mahala View was the passion for lions shown by Leon. We really learnt a lot about these magnificent creatures, and what an experience to see them so close. The lodge has a beautiful setting, and the staff get...More

1  Thank tracykirsten
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We went to Mahala View for a day visit and had the most awesome experience, Leon really touched our hearts with his talk and interaction with three lions. We hoping to go there soon again to sleep over and have real experience.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Quick bush break not far from Jhb. Was lovely, they are not involved in any form of hunting. The 3 Lions live in a pride and have been there 10 years. (Lioness's tubes are tied). It was relaxing and peaceful and at night sitting next...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

3 couples and 1 child. Arriving on Friday afternoon at Mahala view we had to hear apologies for the uncomfortable bed for the child as well as the bees at the door of the one chalet. We were not informed about the bees everywhere, which...More

1  Thank cleverclasses222
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Leon has an amazing place ito the uniqueness. You live right among the lions and the roaring at night is spectaculor. Unfortunately the lodge itself is only average and more basic that luxuriuos. Be sure you go for the lions and you will have an...More

1  Thank Hennie H
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