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    Garonga Safari Camp

    Selati Portion 12, KT 143, Phalaborwa, 1390, Makalali Private Game Reserve 1380, South Africa
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          • Excellent94%
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          2 days ago
          “Amazing Safari Camp”
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

          My husband and I had a three night honeymoon here. The "tents" were amazing and spacious with enough amenities so you didn't feel like you were roughing it. Very clean. The view outside our tent was just as beautiful; we could often see giraffes from...More

          Thank melelody
          Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 17 April 2017

          That's very kind of you! Very positive feedback that the Staff, and myself will be thrilled. Charlotte and her Team are indeed very special , and have a very careful balance of "Service" and when not to intrude. You seemed to have seen a lot...More

          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          It was our first visit in South Africa and also our first safari/game experience. We spent 3 wonderful days in March, far from civilization and in the middle of nature and animals, just as expected. Thank you to all the Staff ! Rooms: In Garonga...More

          1  Thank Ju_et_Steph_S
          Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 11 April 2017

          We are very chuffed you enjoyed your stay at Little Garonga; it is a Little Gem in the Bush. So glad you saw most of the Animals; as you say, worth keeping some back for next time. I will certainly pass on your very kind...More

          Reviewed 4 April 2017

          I must explain before I review this place that I am the customer from hell and can find fault in EVERYWHERE I STAY! I did not want to go on safari and stay in a tent and this was not my idea of a relaxing...More

          Thank lisettemarie
          Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 11 April 2017

          Well, this is very encouraging. Thanks so much for your very kind response. Great that you were so well looked after and enjoyed your whole stay. Next Safari? best Wishes Bernie

          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          Had high hopes and this went way beyond - accommodation is very good and service food and drinks top notch with elephants and wildlife providing the entertainment while you eat ! As for safari I would not have believed how close you get and the...More

          1  Thank CassWoking
          Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 11 April 2017

          Thanks indeed for your very kind feedback. You certainly sound as though you had a great Safari Experience; great attributes to the Guide and Tracker. It does show that you don't have to go to the very expensive Lodges further South in order to see...More

          Reviewed 25 March 2017

          Wow, what an awesome way to go on Safari. Garonga was everything we were hoping for and more. The Safari felt very private and we were able to see so much wildlife in an amazing landscape. (Highlight was seeing a Leopard on our last day)...More

          1  Thank Freddie L
          Response from BERNARDO S, Owner at Garonga Safari CampResponded 11 April 2017

          Thanks so much for your very positive feedback. Am so glad you had a great stay, with the Game Viewing, the great food and service, and those great little add-ons that are all included ; the Bath under the Stars and the majical sleepout. Imagine...More

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          Amenities
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          • Pool
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          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Spa
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • USD 200 - USD 849 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Limpopo Province >
          • Makalali Private Game Reserve
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          • Garonga Safari Camp Hotel Makalali Private Game Reserve
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          Calvin L
          Hi, we will be driving from Johannesburg to Garonga, and would like to the road condition whether we need to rent a 4X4 or just a regular car would suffice. thanks!
          10 May 2017|
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          Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
          Good Morning Calvin, I suggest an SUV (does not have to be a 4x4). Allow 6 hours from Johannesburg. Refer to our website for Directions and suggest Option 1. Regards, Bernie
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          shellietravis
          Are alcoholic beverages included?
          17 April 2017|
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          Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
          Most are included,; Special wines, champagnes, and our high quality Brand whiskeys and Gins are not included.
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          ChgoJudyMc
          I'd like to know what the weather is like in late September?
          12 March 2017|
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          Response from BERNARDO S | Property representative |
          September is generally very hot and humid.
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          Room Tips
          "This is glamorous camping to a high standard. Accommodation, food and staff are 5 star quality,"
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          "They are all wonderful. If you want added luxury and less contact with the outdoors choose the Hambleden suite"
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          "Rooms 3 and 4 are closer to the main area, 1 and 6 a bit quieter"
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          "Choose between main camp (6 luxurious tents) and Little Garonga (3 small individual buildings with air..."
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