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Makweti Safari Lodge

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“african style”(5 reviews)
“the reserve”(22 reviews)
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All reviewsafrican stylethe reserveonce in a lifetimewonderful experiencegame drivesgame viewing was amazingplunge poolwatering holebull elephantlearning experiencewithin feetsmall familydawn and dusklasting memoriesincredible animalsfabulous guideearly morning drive
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Makweti, (about our fourth visit) in the Welgevonden Game Reserve is the most amazing lodge.One of the loveliest in the whole of South Africa. It is smallish, with an exceptional 'homely' feeling, beautifully decorated, and the most spectacular views and outlook across the valley. The...More

Thank Anton S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently returned from my third trip to Makweti! It was as magical as the first. With each trip I learn more about the animals and vegetation, appreciate the service, enjoy the luxury of the lodge and am memorized by the gorgeous vistas! The wildlife...More

Thank SRS1021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most spectacular safari experience at Makweti. All aspects of the trip exceeded our expectations. The lodge is the perfect combination of the highest level of luxury and true African style. The game viewing was phenomenal, the landscape was breath taking and the...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to many game lodges all over South Africa, including the likes of Sabi Sabi, Kapama, Mala Mala, Londolozi, etc. This was my first visit to Welgevonden. This lodge is a very nice, quaint private lodge with a handful of rooms and small,...More

Thank AntonHayward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Neil met us with a smile, echoed by the friendliness and happy smiles of the entire Makweti Team. Neil never failed to impress with his knowledge of the Welgevonden Game Reserve. Besides seeing excellent game, Neil’s passion and knowledge of the wildlife made...More

Thank Ross W
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Spa
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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US$647 - US$1 179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$647 - US$1 179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jayjayjay56
4 December 2014|
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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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jayjayjay56
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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"All the chalets are lovely--we love No 2--and No 5"
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"Room 2 was amazing."
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"Chalets closer to main lodge or more distant; choice depends on whether you'd be bothered by elephant or..."
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"All chalets are quiet and attractive, some have a private plunge pool."
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