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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mavela Game lodge is at a very special location in the Manyoni Private Game Reserve. The (all inclusive) lodge en the five tents (no fences) are overviewing a beautiful valley, where African wildlife is passing as close as possible can be. 3 Cheetas were...More

Thank Wil-en C
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We booked in for a two night midweek getaway. The drive up from Durban was effortless. From the minute we checked in our stay was tranquil, informative and entertaining. We had morning and evening game drives, fantastic meals and incredibly comfortable accomodation. We stayed in...More

Thank Ami0026
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This was our 4th visit to magic mavela as we simply love this game lodge which is at times difficult to put into words but once you experience it you will know - a big 5 lodge with super service, relaxing, comfortable and down to...More

Thank Nippers1
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Our experience at Mavela was one to be remembered fondly. Sam, Annie and Andrew made our stay at Mavela unforgettable, there is an extraordinary balance between privacy and togetherness, a homely feel in a luxury lodge with thoughtful and attentive hosts. To celebrate our honeymoon,...More

Thank ems_peck
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We were traveling with 7 people, most of them first timers to South Africa. We thought we were going to have 10, but a few backed out at the last minute. Either way, Annie, our gracious host, said they preferred to have one large group...More

Thank Brent E
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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$468 - US$519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$468 - US$519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Symone G
3 February 2018|
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Response from Samantha V | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately we only allow over 12's unless the entire camp (10 people) is booked for one group then there is no age limit.
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"All tents are the same overlooking the bush from a deck with a bird bath and no steps"
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"Only 5 tents, nr. 5 is good."
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"Ask for Tent 5. It's furherst from the Lodge & the most Private"
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"all tents have a similar view, number 1 is nearer to the main lodge"
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