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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Wonderful experience. Food and service was fantastic.It was our 40th anniversary we came into our room the first night after dinner and the bath tub was full of water and rose petals. The room was filled with lite candles champagne and chocolate. Watching the animals...More

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Thank Marilyn F
Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Marilyn F Thank you I am delighted that we could make your 40th anniversary such a special occasion. We hope to have you return in the future Regards Jamala Madikwe

Reviewed 7 February 2018

Great area. The rooms are good and enhanced by the caring people that took excellent care of us. The game drives were infomative. We learned a great deal and were well taken care of. Dinners were also excellent

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Thank John M
Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 7 February 2018

Dear John M Thank you for this review All the best

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Offers a chance to get up close and personal with 5 major animals. We stayed at the beautiful lodge. Sunrise and sundown outings with car and driver. Never more than 2 couples in car. Staff is extremely attentive and friendly.

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 7 February 2018

Dear cdel60 Thank you for this review, Im pleased you could enjoy your time with us

Reviewed 7 February 2018

Truly amazing. The most spectacular property I have ever stayed at. The grounds, facilities and staff were perfect. I could never have imagined a resort of this quality in the middle of the most amazing scenery and wildlife.

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Cantfindascreen Thank you I am so happy you could enjoy every moment spent with us at Jamala

Reviewed 7 February 2018

My husband and I have been traveling to Southern Africa twice yearly for about twelve years. Jamala is one of our favorites lodges among the eighty or so we have visited. Rodney and Nico always make us feel likes guests in their home, rather than...More

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Thank Ginny S
Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Ginny Thank you for this review. We alway enjoy having you stay with us and we look forward to your next visit. The waterhole is still thriving and I will mention all your comments to the entire team Regards Jamala Madikwe

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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USD 1,526 - USD 1,838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 1,526 - USD 1,838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Erwinamoo
25 January 2017|
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Response from Rodney S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, a transfer with a driver taking three and a half hours from OR Tambo International is available. Car rental and self drive is also a easy options. Please contact us directly via our website... More
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kuzbara
8 September 2016|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi kuzbara Thank you, yes we can accommodate most dietary needs. We do get fresh fish weekly and we can accommodate vegetarians.
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AOUS_Salloum
9 May 2015|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi January is a great time to visit as we are in rainy season and all the new born plains game babies have dropped, the park will be beautifully green. In terms of rain we have afternoon thundershowers lasting about 2 hours... More
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"We stayed in villa 1, which we loved for the closeness to the watering hole, but you can't go wrong with..."
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"Room Five is my favourite as its located in a good position"
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"Request the rooms closest to the lodge area as you can see the very busy waterhole from only these rooms"
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"All Accommodation same."
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