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Machaton Private Camp

Off Argyle Road, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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2017/07/30 2017/07/31
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This camp was awesome. The rooms were stunning and kept spotlessly clean. The team That looked after us were amazing. Especially Mbongene our Tracker and Lezel our guide. These two made our holiday a trip of a lifetime, they found us incredible sitings, and were...More

Thank VicNickl
Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Machaton Private CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear VicNickl Thank you so much for the lovely review. It was our pleasure to provide you with an unforgettable safari experience. I will pass on your compliments to the staff, they will be thrilled to hear that you were happy with their service and...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the most amazing experience at this camp. The staff were outstanding and very attentive to every need. The meals were amazing, offering a lovely variety and presented beautifully in various settings. Our favourite one was our last night there, around...More

Thank Karen R
Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Machaton Private CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Karen R We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our lodge. It was our pleasure to host you and to provide you with a memorable safari experience. Thank you for the lovely detailed review it is greatly appreciated. We hope...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Private,beautifully appointed, fantastic decor and service.Great view of the river beneath.Full comfort in the rooms, very attentive staff, but respects your privacy, game drives were fantastic, very eventful-thanks to adventurous game ranger Lezel.A must!!!!More

Thank Natasa G
Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Machaton Private CampResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Natasa G Thank you for the lovely review it is greatly appreciated. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our lodge and that you enjoyed your eventful game drives :) We hope you will come back and visit us again...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the lodge for a one night business trip and really enjoyed it. Team worked hard to cater for every need and also worked to find animals for us. If you don't want to share a camp or game viewer with lots of...More

Thank Leonpotgieter
Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Machaton Private CampResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Leonpotgieter Thank you for the review it is greatly appreciated. We are thrilled to hear that you want to come back. We look forward to welcoming you, your friends and family. Keep well, regards Nadine

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our stay at Machaton. The staff was very attentive, knowledgeable, friendly and professional. On our game drives we felt very safe and taken of. This was our first visit to South Africa and we would definitely recommend Machaton. The manager, Lezel did an...More

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Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Machaton Private CampResponded 12 April 2017

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
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  • Pool
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  • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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