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Makanyi Private Game Lodge

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything amazing. Staff brilliant. Food excellent. Drinks unlimited. And sightings in safari drives out of this world. ! Cheetahs , leopards elephants rhinos giraffes- everything. Highly recommend. Staff all out of this world. Lillian and Kim and main desk customer service. Cliff behind bar and...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We booked the lodge exclusively for our family holiday and had high expectations, it didn't disappoint. We had a warm welcome from Elinda who showed us around and introduced us to everyone. The rooms were stunning, we were only there an hour before high tea...More

1  Thank melaniespholland
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We stayed for 4 nights in pure luxury, our lodge was 5 star all the way, we had two drives a day, a bit exhausting, but a must if you want to see all the animals. The Food was fabulous very westernized with several different...More

1  Thank Lady Anne D
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Makanyi was our second safari stop on our trip to South Africa. The property is spectacular and the rooms perfection. The most luxurious experience one could hope for in South Africa.Your experience begins with the warmest welcome from Elinda a beautiful and cheery young woman,...More

1  Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Its hard to add to all the fantastic reviews that Makanyi receives, it can not be that good can it ? . Well yes it is, even better. We travel the world in some super Hotels in super places but nothing comes close to Makanyi...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$435 - US$1 791 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$435 - US$1 791 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Katharine P
12 January 2018|
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Response from Jessica G | Property representative |
Hi Katharine, Thank you for your question. Whilst the bush has had a drought in the last year, we rely on boreholes to get our water from. Thankfully we have had brilliant rain this season and all our dams and boreholes... More
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Dawn D
6 August 2017|
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Response from Jessica G | Property representative |
Dear Dawn, Thank you for contacting us. There should be enough time between your game drives to go there or you could also go on the day you leave. Please email reservations (it won't let me write the website on here but you... More
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Robin888
2 July 2017|
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Response from Traveltimes57 | Reviewed this property |
We found using an independent company was quite a bit less expensive. We used a company called Sable Tours based in Hoedspruit. We have used them twice and found them to be excellent.
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