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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience at Makanyi Private Game Lodge was nothing short of wonderful. You will not find a more welcoming and attentive staff anywhere. We were made to feel like members of a very caring family immediately upon arrival. Our guest relations manager, the very personable...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank WildProtector
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Makanyi and soon came to learn that Makanyi truly is one big family, some by blood and others through friendship. The staff absolutely makes the environment even though the rooms, the food and the surroundings are flawless. One morning I woke up...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank olivia k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about how much we loved staying in this lodge. Firstly the rooms are just beautiful and perfectly placed that you can see so many animals from your porch! Then, every single person who works here was just amazing. They made our...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 97meeran
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived, everything was perfect. We were greeted by Kim who was super warm & friendly and made delicious welcome mimosas. The rooms were top notch with an outdoor shower and beautifiul tub. Our ranger Warren and tracker Sully made it easy...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank carli_coa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I begin - our visit started with the friendly welcome from the beautiful Kim - who made you feel like you have been long lost friends for years. Followed by the tour of the premises - you walked into the main lodge and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Diana L
7 December 2018|
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Response from JessicaG381 | Property representative |
Hi Diana, Thank you for your message. Yes, there is WiFi in the suites, as well as in the main lodge and common areas. Kind regards, Jessica
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Amy K
7 September 2018|
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Hi Amy, Thank you for your message. As we’re going into our summer season, the morning games drives are at 6:00 am and the afternoon ones at 4:00 pm. They usually last around 3 hours each. Kind regards, Jessica
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Amy K
19 August 2018|
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Hi Amy, Yes it is. It goes through an RO plant. Kind regards, Jessica
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"All rooms are divine."
fiona438
25 Nov. 2018
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"With only 7 lodges, each is large, top notch and beautiful"
Weddingphotog
15 Oct. 2018
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"All rooms fantastic"
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25 Sep. 2018
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"Honeymoon Luxury"
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31 Jul. 2018
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South AfricaKruger National ParkTimbavati Private Nature Reserve
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