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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm SO SORRY I haven't written this yet, but we had a 5 night stay at Makanyi Lodge for our honeymoon this past May 2018. We booked through Sikeleli safari travel group and we could not have been happier! Makanyi has top notch staff and...More

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Wow ! A family of 6 on our first safari. Mum, husband, me and three children. What an amazing memorable experience. The staff were lovely too many to name Kim had us in stitches, She and Elinda were great meeting us from each drive with...More

Thank helenwilling
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first time in the bush, indeed our first time in Africa, and Makanyi was wonderful beyond our expectations. I have a bad back, and am particularly attentive to bed accommodations. The mattress was one of the most comfortable, spacious and supportive imaginable...More

Thank pam g
Reviewed 15 June 2018

What a fabulous introduction to the wildlife of South Africa, starting with a great drive from Hoedspruit Airport and a very warm welcome. The rooms are gorgeous and well designed and the main lodge as well... with a fabulous view of a large pond that...More

1  Thank Jean-Pierre D
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Rooms are huge, service is impeccable in a intimate setting, food was fresh and top notch overtime and all the team at Makanyi shared the same focus of making every element of our stay excellent and memorable. Icing on the cake was the great guests...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
USD 500 - USD 1,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 500 - USD 1,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Katharine P
12 January 2018|
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Response from Jessica G | Property representative |
Hi Katharine, Thank you for your question. Whilst the bush has had a drought in the last year, we rely on boreholes to get our water from. Thankfully we have had brilliant rain this season and all our dams and boreholes... More
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Dawn D
6 August 2017|
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Response from Jessica G | Property representative |
Dear Dawn, Thank you for contacting us. There should be enough time between your game drives to go there or you could also go on the day you leave. Please email reservations (it won't let me write the website on here but you... More
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Robin888
2 July 2017|
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Response from Traveltimes57 | Reviewed this property |
We found using an independent company was quite a bit less expensive. We used a company called Sable Tours based in Hoedspruit. We have used them twice and found them to be excellent.
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