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Reviewed 21 April 2018

The Staff at Machaton were fabulous. Led by the very passionate and warm Nicole - the team are professional, kind and very hospitable. The rooms are lovely, welcoming and very comfortable. The facilities and meals were an absolute delight (thanks Thompson!) The safari experience was...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

This 3-unit private lodge in the middle of the bush is a real delight!. The rooms are stunning with outdoor shower directly on the same level of the bush ( put protected by a fence). Staff is very friendly: greeting upon arrival, quality of food...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had a perfect 3 days (2 nights) at the Machaton Private Camp. This is the ideal choice if you are with a small group- there were six people in ours- as you will have the entire place to yourselves. Choose the main lodge if...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Well...a very caring, attentive, well informed, amusing and fun family. The entire staff of five was extraordinary. Our guide Lezel and the merry quartet of Steve, Vusi, Thompson, and Doreen absolutely pampered us and, better yet, made us laugh. This was luxury in an understated...More

Thank Jaewriter
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We made a trip throughout South Africa en stayed in lots of different guesthouses/lodges. Machaton was without any doubt our best time: a little bit of heaven. Food is great, the rooms are little houses, and the staff is great. Lezel, Stiff, Fuzzy, Thompson and...More

Thank Tessa P
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$988 - US$1 326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$988 - US$1 326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"There are only 3 and they are all brilliant"
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"The room by the watering hole had more frequent animal visits. Ours by the river bed was a bit less active..."
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"best views, fantastic rooms with own terrace and outside shower"
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