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Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our short vacation wasn't that good. There was no water pressure in the shower, and in the morning there was no hot water! There are no phone in the rooms so you can't contact the reception unless you are using your mobile. We used the babysitter services (she was okay), when we realize we are about to be late we...

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in one of the chalets - ours was a 3-bedroom one as we had familiy and friends with us. Chalets are quite a distance from each other, so very private and relaxing. The dark brown Nyala antelope was very tame and loved eating bits of bread and marshmallows out of my hand! The Springbok antelope is very well known...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom & I had the pleasure of spending Mother's Day weekend at the Sondela Country House, and what a wonderful weekend we had. Although the weather kept us indoors, we got to spend a lot of time at the Iketla Spa - absolutely amazing! Anna took great care of us. The massage treatments went above expectation. And the staff...

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well run and well maintained resort with an abundance of activity for the little ones.. with a great rehabilitation center for injured wildlife! Also a great training centre for our youth! Friendly staff (save for one bossy young trainee who was dismissive to her colleague) who try hard and interact with visitors with amazing passion! Another young lady who was...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sondela is one of our favorite holiday resorts with good service and lots to do for the whole family this resort is a must to visit and a little extra to spoil yourself at the spa is an absolute must!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking for a place not to far from Johannesburg for the long weekend. A friend recommended Sondela. We managed to get a booking at Makhato house 66. From making the booking till the moment we left was only a pleasure. There is so much to do for all ages. There is hot and cold water pools. Kinds entertainment....

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay in Makhto Lodge 72, 5 adults en 3 bedroom 3 bathroom house. The Njala's that visit your lodge and eat out of your hand, really special. Nice restaurant, swimming pools, farmyard, wild life centre and lots more for the family.

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Thank eelehb
Bela Bela
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet bush get away but still close to activities for children. Accomodation was well maintained and clean. Bedrooms were comfortable. Do go with 4x4 to enjoy your own game drive. Waiting time at the restaurants was a problem even in not so busy time.

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Bela Bela
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Graet place to relax with family and friends. Children friendly and lots Oom safe and secure space for kids and parents alike. Plenty of fun activities , Vee good service from staff, good spacious stands and clean fascilities. Definitely recommendable.

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Pretoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got together for a large family reunion, renting 3 units situated near each other. The houses did not disappoint yet compared to e.g. Zebula, I missed having a pool at the unit. Layout of the houses, furniture and amenities hit the mark as sufficiently contemporary yet not contrasting the bush ambiance. The highlights were the "wild" animals approaching the...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation

Address: Farm Tweefontein 426 KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Price Range: $101 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation 4*
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Sondela Nature Reserve Hotel Gauteng
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“Country house pricey but well worth it! Chalets, mid-priced and camping site budget friendly. All of great service”
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“Private ablutions while camping does help. Pick shade it can get hot.”
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