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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“game lodge”(27 reviews)
“the reserve”(41 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cottage was clean but some of the lights were not working. Cleaning lady was very nice, changed our 2 twin beds into a double one after we had pushed the beds together. The game drives were the highlight of our stay, really good rangers...More

Thank Femke D
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear Femke D - Thnak you for sharing your impressions of Mabula - this page is specifically for Mabula Game Lodge, rather than the Bushtime accommodation, but we're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Mabula moments.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to have a relaxing weekend away in the bush. Saturday our neighbouring chalet was filled with residents playing loud music playing games cheering and shouting and making the peacefulness evaporate for at least two hours. I called the management with little effect eventually...More

3  Thank Rosemary S
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear Rosemary S - Thank you for your review. We have looked into the issues you experienced but as this TripAdvsior page is specifically for Mabula Game Lodge - not Bushtime, where you were staying - we can only pass on your feedback to Bushtime...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When ordering a few coffees and one tea my tea arrived without any milk, the cup filled with warm water and a tea bag with the tag securely fastened around the cup’s ear. I suppose this was to save me from accidentally chocking on the...More

2  Thank Cilliers
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cilliers - Thank you for your review. We're naturally very disappointed to hear that you didn't at all enjoy your Mabula dining experiences. The experiences you describe are not at all what we aim to deliver, and we will be urgently addressing all the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Unit is very nice for family, or sharing. as each room has own bathroom. Kitchen is fully equipped. Spacious and private. Maintenance was slow to fix overflowing toilet. I would go back again. Can see animals from chalet. Got lost to unit, game rangers helped...More

Thank deswoest
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear deswoest - THank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge - both what you enjoyed, and where you felt we could improve. We very much look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a beautiful 3 days at the Mabula Game Lodge. Managed to see all the Big 5 (sadly minus a leopard) and then zebras, giraffes and hippos. The staff are all extremely friendly and the rooms are gorgeous. Dinner at the fig tree was insane...More

Thank Ciara K
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ciara K - THank you for posting your very positive review of Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us, and honoured that you would recommend Mabula to future travellers. We very much look forward to your...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 305 - USD 473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 305 - USD 473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Jeremy R
22 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Jeremy R - Thanks for your message and we look forward to welcoming you and your girlfriend to Mabula Game Lodge next month. Yes, we do cater for guests with severe allergies. Each meal the chef will walk with you and... More
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Bobbles C
15 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Bobbles C - Thank you for your question and your interest in visiting Mabula Game Lodge. We do have family drives where children can accompany parents on a game drive but they will not be going to Madjuma Reserve then... More
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TajMahalPrincess
9 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi TajMahalPrincess - Thank you for your question - we're looking forward to welcoming you to Mabula Game Lodge in October. Breakfast at Mabula is buffet style, but with eggs cooked to order as required. You'll find that... More
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Room Tips
"Suits are spacious and have private balcony with great views"
H_Malan
2 million years ago
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"This is a bush lodge. No views from your campsite - just trees filled with birds and squirrels."
Charlieboy777
2 million years ago
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"Room 121 was close to the main lodge."
IvandaV
2 million years ago
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"Ask for the bush huts."
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2 million years ago
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