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Marataba Trails Lodge

Marakele National Park, South Africa
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2017/12/03 2017/12/04
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was excellent, from the waiters to the managers and game rangers. Our guide, Matt, was extremely knowledgeable, professional and gave us an experience we will never forget. I truly cannot fault this lodge - the food was excellent, the rooms absolutely perfect and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much to the Trail lodge team. We had the most amaizing stay and will go back anyday. The service, food and rooms was exceptional and the staff will go the extra mile to make sure the guests enjoy their stay. Highly recomended!

1  Thank Melvin D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

What a delightful stay my mom and I had at Marataba Trails Lodge for our belated birthday weekend away. A 4 hour drive seemed like it would take forever to get there, however, the directions given by the lodge were very straight forward and direct...More

Thank Kerryleighsimpson
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Marataba Trails Lodge is one of the best places one can visit when exploring the Waterberg region. The staff are professional, attentive and friendly and the walks are excellent. An easy drive from Johannesburg, with just the right balance of comfort, nature and service. Looking...More

Thank TomDancer88
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a very difficult place to review because there are so many positives. But it depends, I think, on when you go. We went AFTER a four-day safari at a private preserve next to Krueger which was phenomenal is seeing the Big Five several...More

1  Thank DuaneSandul
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  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Price range
  • US$467 - US$779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 5
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Limpopo Province >
  • Waterberg
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melissa D
8 June 2017|
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Response from Joe J | 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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"Rooms 4 and 5 are quite a walk up. Proper hiking boots/shoes. Long pants and tops."
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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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