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    Kololo Game Reserve

    Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 6128
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    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    A Game Reserve which gave us a good start to our South Africa tour. We get an excellent service, had a very nice lodge and we were surrounded by nice and friendly staff. A lot of animals, good food and a peaceful atmosphere which allows...More

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    Response from KololoGameReserve, Marketing & Sales at Kololo Game ReserveResponded 24 October 2017

    Thank you for your review. great to hear you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back again someday. Kind regards, Kololo Game Reserve

    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    A truly lovely and personal experience. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food in the restaurant is exceptional. We did the game drive at 16:00 each day and saw something different every single time. The Ranges are also full of knowledge about the...More

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    Response from KololoGameReserve, Marketing & Sales at Kololo Game ReserveResponded 23 October 2017

    Thank you for your review. Great to hear that we were able to meet you expectations once again during you second stay. It was lovely having you stay with us and we are looking forward to welcoming you back again someday. Kind Regards, Kololo Game...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    We had a wonderful time at Kololo. The lodge offers a lot of privacy, from the balcony you can spot wildlife (nothing is more beautiful than giraffes walking by your terrace..), the rangers are experienced, the food delicious and on top of that the swimming...More

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    Response from KololoGameReserve, Marketing and Sales at Kololo Game ReserveResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your recommendation. Seeing the giraffe walking by is always something magical.

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    We enjoyed our stay in a brilliant location. Apparently the money-for-value should be great, however the site does not mention that the BIG 5 entry (which is basically why people come) costs extra. To be fair this is a general issue of tourists/visitors being milked...More

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    Response from KololoGameReserve, Marketing and Sales at Kololo Game ReserveResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. Sorry to hear that you weren't aware of the Welgevonden Big 5 Game Drive being an optional activty. Kololo Game Reserve is located next to the Big 5 area: Welgevonden Game Reserve (entrance approximately 200 m from the...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    I absolutely loved this experience. The Kololo Game Reserve is located just outside of “Welgevonden”. We did 2 afternoon game drives in the Kololo area which were great, but the 3 hour morning game drive into Welgevonden was simply amazing! Very good rangers, very friendly...More

    Thank Martijn M
    Response from KololoGameReserve, Marketing and Sales at Kololo Game ReserveResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you ver much for you review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the many activities Kololo has to offer. We look forward to welcome you back again someday! Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

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    • Limpopo Province >
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    • Vaalwater
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    Lady Di M
    21 February 2016|
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    Response from Ryan T | Reviewed this property |
    Di. They don't have their own transport. There is however a transfer company that they use. It cost quite a bit. I t costs one way R2000. Chalet average standard is approximately R1550 per person per night. However I don't... More
    2 June 2015|
    Response from KololoGameReserve | Property representative |
    We are located 3,5 hours car drive from Johannesburg.
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    "All rooms are good, I suppose. The rooms adjacent to the river are the most attractive."
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    "best view, very beautiful houses were you can stay"
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    "wake up early and discover game in front of your terrace"
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    "All the cabins are lovely"
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