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    Bongani Mountain Lodge

    Mthethomusha Game Reserve, on the southern border of the Kruger National Park | Off the N4 between Nelspruit and Kaapmuiden, Matsulu 1295, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    2 weeks ago
    “25th wedding anniversary ”
    21 Mar 2017
    “Awesome place”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Free Internet
    4 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    What can I say about Bongani, it is fabulous. The staff are amazing and go out of their way to make your holiday special. The lodge is situated near the top of some hills that you arrive at following a 30 minute jeep safari. Not...More

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    Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

    This place is a nature's retreat. It's beautiful it's peaceful its rustic its adventurous. It's a perfect holiday place if u love nature. The staff is helpful specially the cooks I mean I could have never imagined I can get Indian food in African jungles....More

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    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    The initial drive to the welcome centre was interesting as we got lost using google maps directing us through the township but eventually called the lodge and they explained the right way. So make sure you know were you're going before you setoff. Besides this...More

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    Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain Lodge

    Dear valued guest Thank you for visiting Bongani Mountain Lodge and taking your precious time to write this great review. Sorry for getting lost on your way to this stunnng lodge in the mountains. I really love to hear from guests about how awesome our...More

    Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

    This place is phenomenal!! Staff cannot do enough to help you. Food was fantastic quality, worth every penny. The safaris were a real experience. Different and more personal then the Kruger due to the fact the guides actually track the animals and find them themselves...More

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    Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain Lodge

    Dear David Thank you for visiting Bongani Mountain Lodge and taking your precious time to write this great review. I'm very happy to hear that you has had such a great time at our beautiful lodge in these magnificent mountains that we are so fortunate...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    My recent surprise visit to South Africa was very unexpected and mind blowing. We arrived at Mpumalanga Airport where we were meet by Cassandra. A local that has a very well present 4WD. This was arranged via the Bongani Mountain Lodge. After a short 45...More

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    Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain Lodge

    Dear valued guest Thank you for staying at Bongani Mountain Lodge and thank you for taking of your valuable time to write its fantastic review. Please be sure that your review has been shared with all our staff as well as with the transport company....More

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    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • USD 359 - USD 445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    Agricfox
    What would be the minimum age for children to get value out of the lodge and experience?
    4 January 2017|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    That's a difficult one, but I guess any child who has a love of animals who enjoy it! You need to consider the safety issue, plus there isn't much else to do for children there!
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    Michelle C
    Hi, does the rate include guided game drives? Thanks!
    26 July 2016|
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    Response from MikeLawrie | Property representative |
    Thanks for your valued question - yes 2 game drives are included per day. 1 in the morning and a late afternoon evening drive.
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    lesleybateson
    We are booking a week with you in July 2017 through an online agency but notice on tripadvisor that you have not yet released avaibability and prices for that week yet. I am worried about being scammed
    13 July 2016|
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    Response from PookeyPretoria | Reviewed this property |
    This is a reputable lodge - it's small enough to cater for later bookings but probably too small to book a year in advance. I'd try and book again in 6 - 8 months time
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    "Ask for a room right on the edge of the cliff"
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    "Lodges near to the reception very good 22 and 23"
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    "Lodge 24 has an amazing view of a watering hole"
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    "All rooms are quiet, visited frequently by baboons and vervet monkeys. Room 24 has to be the ultimate"
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