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Mattanu Private Game Reserve

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Mattanu Private Game Reserve is located in the Northern Cape Province, the biggest, safest and Malaria free province in South-Africa, approximately 58Km north west of the diamond digging city of Kimberley. Nestled in the shade of indigenous Camelthorn trees, this family run business offer unparalleled intimacy and seclusion in their luxury tents and is characterised by exuding warmth and effortless hospitality.This contributed to the AA accommodation award for best small game reserve in South Africa which Mattanu received in 2011.Five luxury tents, each with a private viewing deck overlooking a waterhole, are decorated in African design, complete with luxury sleeper wood furnishings, full bathroom en-suite, indoor showers and air-conditioning with under floor heating. Here you will savour uncompromising high standards of service, efficiency and personalised attention.Here you can come and relax in the African Kalahari Bushveld Savannah amidst the Camel-thorn trees. Enjoy your evenings in our air-conditioned luxury restaurant and bar and experience true South-African cuisine.
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Breakfast included
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Quaint
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Kimberley Airport53 km
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

We stayed here for one night and were impressed with this family run concern. We loved the luxury tent which had everything we needed. We went on two fabulous game drives seeing the animals close up. Jacqueline and his father gave so much fascinating information...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2013

In February I made contact with Jacques from Mattanu and was pleasantly surprised by the level of service and professionalism in which they responded. I planned a surprise for my loved one and they even offered me a helicopter charter from the Kimberley Airport to...More

Thank Louis F
Reviewed 9 April 2012

My husband decided that we wanted a bush break on Good Friday. We were already in Kimberley and when we Googled game lodges, Mattanu was the only one that popped up in the area. It was meant to be! They had a luxury tent available...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2012

My fiance and I got engaged while in Mattanu last november. I did not really know what to expect when I booked it and to say it exceeded any hopes i had were an understatement. Part of the appeal of going to a reserve was...More

Thank Eoin M
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"Tents are not really ideally suited to the cold. Rather book the log cabin in the middle of winter."
Rykie56
31 Jul. 2016
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"book in advance to secure a thatched suite, because the views are just amazing."
PalesaM56
12 Jun. 2016
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"We chose a luxury tent - there are five of these next to the lodge. Ours number one was nearest e lodge and..."
ADooley
11 Apr. 2016
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"We stayed in one of the luxury tents and enjoyed it but the other accommodation was as good!"
TorontoNigel
21 Mar. 2016
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South AfricaNorthern CapeKimberley
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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