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Mabalingwe Nature Reserve

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If you’re looking for a charming campground in Bela Bela, look no further than Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. Close to Geluksfontein Goat Cheese Farm (38.1 km), a popular Bela Bela landmark, Mabalingwe Nature Reserve is a great destination for tourists. Mabalingwe Nature Reserve offers guests an array of room amenities including a kitchenette. The property also features a pool and a restaurant to make your visit even more pleasant. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out Tacoma Spur Steak Ranch and Cafe Mfasa, which are some barbeque restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Mabalingwe Country Club, which is a popular Bela Bela golf course – and it is conveniently located a short distance from the campground. The staff at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit.
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Full view
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Pilansberg Airport137 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had such a blast in the Pitsi Bush Camp. Rooms were tidy and clean and had a good nights sleep. Enjoyed the swimming pool the most. Had a warthog as well as baboons that visited our camp. We enjoyed the wildlife - more than...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Better matreses on beds please. Current is to hard! Vehicles for game drives not in a good condition-maintenance not up to standard.Excellent experience on game drive. We saw a few firsts like very small impala and wart hogs.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have been to Mabalingwe on a regular basis and always come back replenished in spirit, soul & body. This year we have had a regular stream of nocturnal visitors to our chalet... Kudu sleeping under the trees in front of our chalet, two porcupines,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable stay, units are clean and comfortable, except for bed mattresses which was very firm/hard. Will definitely return. Game drives very well priced and guides are very well informed. Pool area is nice and kids are well entertained.More

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Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Hi Culture39912864941. Thank you for the 4/5 review as well as the compliments. Thank you for your valuable feedback. Mabalingwe Nature Reserve strives to create a home-away-from-home experience for all our guests and we are so pleased to know that you enjoyed your experience with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This reserve is a gem!Kubu accommodation excellent, clean, spacious and great vista views over the veld.The restaurant is great value for money offering a spectacular view over the dam.A must is the guided game drives which are awesome!More

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Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dreamer16910359355. Thank you for the stellar 5/5 rating and review! It warms our hearts to know that you appreciate the authentic South African bushveld environment we aim to provide. It is lovely to read how you enjoyed the facilities and stopped by for a...More

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Samantha1scamp1
14 August 2016|
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Response from sihlekamando |
Hi do you still have accommodation for the weekend of 21 September to 23 September
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Samantha1scamp1
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no spas at mabalingwe
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bournetoparty
3 August 2016|
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Response from JaneN1097 | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid that I cannot answer your question, but there might be the information you are looking for on their website. Failing that, you could e-mail them. I got lots of information that way. Good luck!
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"Cost Effective"
NadineS3146
26 Jun 2018
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"A lot of choice, depending on individual need"
bos810
25 Apr 2018
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"The rooms against the hills have awesome views into the trees"
itchyfeet276
05 Mar 2018
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"Kubu Lodge is good as the chalets have great views up the valley"
CraigM662
02 Feb 2018
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LOCATION
South AfricaLimpopo ProvinceBela Bela
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
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