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    Makweti Safari Lodge

    Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We enjoyed every aspect of our time at Makweti! We saw incredible animals, had a wonderful guide, the food was AMAZING and the accommodations and staff were wonderful. It was our first-ever safari and it was just an outstanding experience.

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The Makweti experience is a once in a lifetime opportunity to explore the natural beauty of the South African bush and witness in real time the majestic array of animal life. Upon arrival my family and I were greeted with warmth and support by the...More

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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings! Thank you! We have an incredible team who over the years have made Makweti their own and this is evident in how they deal with all our guests on a day to day basis. Safety, professionalism and of course enjoyment are critical for us...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Just visited Makweti Safari lodge and had the most wonderful experience. Woke up for our early morning drive and bumped into an incredible pride of lion that were hunting some wildebeest. Also found a huge male elephant which we followed for a while till he...More

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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings from Makweti! Wow, your description epitomises every bit of what we are about and we are ecstatic that your experience was just as it is meant to be. We strongly feel that every aspect of ones stay must compliment the next and we strive...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    This was one of the best trips to date. My friends and I were welcomed buy a lovely couple to run the lodge and we were like a small family for the weekend. We were fed like Kings and Queens! The safari ride was a...More

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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Matthew, We are extremely appreciative of the kind words and excellent comments on your Makweti experience. Our team strives to create the perfect memory on the back of once in a lifetime experiences. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! All the best,...More

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    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    The trip of a lifetime...wonderful staff, great food, incredibly beautiful surroundings, excellent guides. Small and quaint- I would recommended it to anyone particularly if you can take over the entire lodge. Our favorite were the incredible sighting of cheetah and the leopard kill early in...More

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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings! Thank you for the wonderful feedback and review on your family stay with us the end of May this year. We are delighted you enjoyed the experience and that we met every expectation! Although the sightings of game on the Reserve are paramount to...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$691 - US$974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Welgevonden Game Reserve
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    Response from Claude H | Reviewed this property |
    No, but a large choice at fair prices is available!
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    4 December 2014|
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    Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry The Makweti experience is inclusive of all meals. The day begins with a light refreshment before the early morning safari. A full breakfast is served on returning to the camp. Breakfast... More
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    "Try one across the suspension bridge for the more intrepid travelers or closer to the lodge if you prefer..."
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    "If you want a short safari, this is probably the best"
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    "All are great"
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    "The whole thing is so well thought out, i really don't think there are any advantages to be had or..."
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