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Marataba Trails Lodge

Marakele National Park, South Africa
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09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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        Marataba Safari Lodge
        357 reviews
        #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
         
        Kololo Game Reserve
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        Reviewed 1 week ago

        Our visit to Marataba Trails Lodge was the best game lodge experience of our lives – some of the highlights of our stay: 1) The small lodge (4 eco cabins accommodating 8 people max) is luxurious, comfortable & decorated with beautiful high-end finishes/comforts that somehow...More

        Thank AJ G
        Reviewed 3 weeks ago

        This lodge is truly remarkable- set deep in the bush with the most awe inspiring views . There service is 1rst class the atmosphere wonderful ,the food fantastic and the scenery amazing . The walks are wonderful, following paths made by animals ( but they...More

        1  Thank Miss_Poland
        Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

        Forget the other famous lodges in the Kruger National Park and go here to explore the Marekele National Park in the Waterberg biosphere. The Waterberg Biosphere Reserve is one of the world’s last unspoilt wilderness areas. It is the world's only savanna biosphere reserve! This...More

        Thank Joekk101
        Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

        Absolutely wonderful. Food, service and comfort at his best. A little paradise on earth with nature and wilderness surrounding you. Thanks to the team for this amazing experience. Have to come back soon...

        1  Thank cdmcbp
        Reviewed 21 December 2016

        Probably the best Africa can offer. Remote yet 3 hours from Johannesburg. No TV, wifi only in lounge. All rooms are private with air conditioning and fan, no malaria, magnificent vistas, excellent food with an unforgettable bush dinner, mature and knowledgeable ranger, 5-star accommodation. The...More

        Thank ejraub
        Marataba Safari Lodge
        357 reviews
        #1 of 2 hotels in Thabazimbi
         
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        #2 of 36 Speciality lodging in Vaalwater
         
        Madikwe Safari Lodge
        573 reviews
        #7 of 23 Speciality lodging in Madikwe Game Reserve
         
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        484 reviews
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        • US$502 - US$838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Number of rooms
        • 5
        • Location
        • South Africa >
        • Limpopo Province >
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        melissa D
        How challenging are the trail walks? Are hiking shoes acceptable or are hiking boots (over the ankle) necessary?
        8 June 2017|
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        Response from Joekk101 | Reviewed this property |
        Hi Melissa My wife walked with normal sneakers. Its better to wear jeans on the walks to protect your legs. Trail walks arent challenging at all. You walk on level ground for 2/3 hours. It was magnificent. We loved this... More
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        "All the cabins have beautiful views and are completely private - there are no wrong options"
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        "All rooms provide excellent panoramic views. Guests must be able to climb steps. Room 1 is closest to the..."
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        "There are only 5 rooms - rooms 1& 2 are the closest to the lodge"
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        "Every room has a great view. Just don't be out of shape to get to your room! The climb is tough but so..."
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