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Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Our stay at the Lodge was terrific. There is always a lot of pressure on the spotter and game ranger to deliver sightings of the big 5. We weren't disappointed , we saw them all and much more. Two , three hour game drives a day - dawn and sunset. The Lodge blended into its peaceful surroundings. The accommodation was...

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Essex, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a Brilliant stay. I will go back. To start with pick up from the tiny airport was friendly and honest, not fake. I don't normally get to talkative when in a transfer but we hit common ground straight away and a really enjoyable. Saw herd of 7 Giraffe and a Buffalo before even getting to the Lodge. Driver (Jaque)...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough about Mohlabetsi, the staff, the location, the food and the safaris were amazing. We had such an amazing time here and I can't wait to go back. I would recommend Mohlabetsi for anyone; the attention to detail was incredible. For those who are really keen to see the big 5, we saw that and so much...

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Thank Kylie M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The stay at Mohlabetsi was not bad but I would not call it good either. Pleasent reception but not very personal. The rooms were average with uncomfortable beds. The outside shower was a bit uncomfortable with low temperature at the time. The game ride was ok but not as much animals as we seen at other game lodges

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Thank Andreas G
Meijel, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Kind and very nice place in the mountains. The staff is very frendly en the hospitallity is good. The rooms are clean and authentic. The activity's are goord organised. The food is delicious en served very fine.

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Staff are very friendly, helpful and very attentive. They go out of their way to make sure all your needs and requirements are met. There was more than enough to eat and it was very good food Accommodation is clean and pleasant. Only complaint I have is the rondavels/rooms only have an outdoor shower. Other than toilet and basin, there...

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1Thank noelene426
Sandefjord, Norway
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I was indeed impressed when they found lions in the bush, very hard to see, but they knew how to track them and succedded! we had 4 flights, 2 in the morning and 2 in the afteroon having the oportunety to discover life at the savanas early in the morning and late evening. Meeting an elephant in attach modus was...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We spent two nights in this beautiful lodge. The food, especially the lunches were very good and the views from the dining area and lounges are really spectacular. You could see an elephant walk by or herds of impala grazing. The accommodations were not luxurious but the room was spacious enough. There is a sink in the room itself and...

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1Thank Corn1789
Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Intimate, comfortable, superb service, highly skilled trackers and guides - got us out of the path of a charging bull elephant very smartly! Room for improvement: It would be nice if ranger guided walks were available - as a form of exercise and to experience the bush without engine noise.

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was our third visit, prompted by enjoyable previous visits. This time we felt that the package had slipped somewhat in that the schedule was rushed and the staff, while still good, had lost something in the way of presentation. The Shangaan rangers are knowledgeable but not very communicative and the game drives too rushed in an effort to tick...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in the vast Balule Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger Park. Get close up to the Big 5 & other animals on vehicle safaris & walks. Luxurious accommodation in a small, privately owned camp, excellent meals & South African hospitality at an extremely affordable price. Easy access via self-drive or daily flights & shuttles from Johannesburg. Relax around a swimming pool & enjoy aroma-therapy massages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge

Address: PO Box 862, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Price Range: $625 - $673 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Mohlabetsi Safari Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge South Africa/Kruger National Park
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“They are all brilliant”
  • Elephant footprint with fresh Lion footprint in dried up river bed
  • The Rondeval (room)
  • Door out to the Shower
  • Buffalo from the game reserve next door
  • the view from the back seat of the truck
ohayo1, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“The Rondawel experience was both unique and comfortable. Al fresco showers were an interesting and fun diversion!”
michaelpH2443RD, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beautifully decorated room, outside shower (my fave), AC unit and all the other ammenties you'd need. They even had sockets for my Canadian electronics and flashlights etc. As I said, great attention to detail! ”
arianec610, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lovely rondo room”
629dirkd, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A little fritch ,so you can cool your drinks ”
760wims, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
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