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Malealea Lodge

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  • Average8%
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“pony trekking”(31 reviews)
“local community”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Malealea is a very nice place, beautiful location, connected to the village people. Helpfull personell and nice guides during a walk through the village. Basic but tasty dinner and breakfast. The lodges are clean and spacious.

Thank Marga H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every part of Malealea Lodge lived up to my expectations. The people working there to the Lodge itself was exactly what I want out of a place. They're very committed to working with the community and making sure everyone benefits! The food is fantastic and...More

Thank Travis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lodge has numerous free standing units built in the shape and forms of the traditional huts/houses in the area. The lodge runs on solar energy which means the lights go off at 22h00. But they do have candles and matches. The shower water is...More

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We stayed in the Malealea Lodge at the start and finish of a 6 day pony trek through this magnificent area in Lesotho. The location of this lodge is fantastic with beautiful views over the mountains and in the vicinity of a number of places...More

Thank Dirk N
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for your review. You describe Malealea's location perfectly as well as the activities on offer. Malealea really is a wonderful place to immerse yourself in the Basotho culture and explore the surrounding area and its natural beauty. Malealea Lodge is surrounded by numerous...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Spent two nights in one of the rondavels on the site. Very comfortable and cosy. They have gone out of their way to make things welcoming without being fussy. The food in the restaurant was good although only one choice was available. Lots of activities...More

Thank Lighth0useKeeper
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you for your wonderfully accurate review. Our aim at Malealea is to provide a comfortable stay with the focus on immersing yourself in the local community and surroundings. Meals consist of a set menu served buffet style. Tasty and wholesome is what were offering....More

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jneuhoff
8 October 2016|
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Response from Malealea L | Property representative |
Hi Julie. Apologies for the very delayed message. I know you've already been in touch with Jackie. Best wishes Michael
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Response from 234beatrice | Reviewed this property |
Reservations - Bloemfontein - Jackie 0825524215
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"Take a flashlight, it is dark at night and can be a challenge finding your hut the first night."
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"Local roundevilles are amazing and should be experienced."
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"Go for a round house, ensuite - the hell with the expense !"
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