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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

While Mabula Game Lodge was accommodating in many ways and the wildlife good, it really had some flaws in providing a life time experience. I found Mabula to be more of a resort that specializes in African wildlife rather than a true safari experience. I’m...More

Thank love2travel1211
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 May 2018

Dear love2travel1211 - Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're happy to hear that on the whole you enjoyed your time at Mabula, and we understand how you would see this as a different experience to those...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is an outstanding reserve to visit.. the rooms were very clean and free from all fears if you keep the door shut and locked. Animals roam freely.. Food is great. Photo Safari's are the best and I just love our driver, "Low". He worked...More

Thank Christine F
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Christine F - Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and we very much look forward to welcoming you back to Mabula again...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018

My girlfriend and I stayed here this week as part of our Gate 1 Essential South Africa trip. We had an amazing experience. The food was always fresh and delicious. The staff was beyond helpful and pleasant. We had several successful game drives, and our...More

Thank Jeremy R
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Jeremy R - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and that the Mabula team took such good care of you. We very much hope you will visit again in the...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 days and 2 nights at the Lodge as part of Gate 1 Travel. We were so impressed from the moment we step into the lodge. They greet you with hand washing and apple juice served in gourds, it was refreshing after a...More

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 26 April 2018

Dear jnonn12 - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us, and we also appreciate your constructive comments on the areas where you felt we could still improve - thank you.

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We had a most enjoyable experience at Mabula. The game drives were stunning, even if you only got to stare out at the bosveld. Our game drive guide Liam was insightful and enthusiastic and we were so fortunate to see lions twice. We saw 4...More

Thank Donne2014
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Donne2014 - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and we also appreciate your constructive comments on the areas where you felt we could still improve. We'll certainly be looking...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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USD 239 - USD 486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 239 - USD 486 (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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