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Makaranga Lodge

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the grounds may be beautiful and the decor in the rooms is pretty, your attention to detail and the bathrooms let you down. My room was comfy and clean and as mentioned before the decor is also quite pretty. I ordered room service after...More

Thank Nicky A
Response from HelenXO, Guest Relations Manager at Makaranga LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Hi Nicky, thanks for your review and appreciating our wonderful gardens and decor, Makaranga truly is a piece of paradise. We are very disappointed that you had anything less than a magical experience with us and we would like to investigate these problems you encountered....More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

We recently held a conference for our staff at Makaranga and were blown away. Every aspect of the day and our dealings with the staff were superb. The staff from out of town all stayed over after we were done and their accommodation was superb...More

Thank DaneSalmon
Response from HelenXO, Guest Relations Manager at Makaranga LodgeResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for choosing Makaranga and for the superb review and recommendation. We are thrilled that you had nothing less than a magical experience with us. We hope to welcome you back for leisure sometime too as the 30 acres of magnificent gardens and our picnics...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Visited the lodge late last year with my best friend. The perfect setting to escape the stresses of life. The hotel was clean, elegant and peaceful. Grounds/gardens were well maintained and made for prefect pictures. Restaurant's cozy atmosphere was welcoming and food was fantastic! Look...More

Thank janese2016
Response from HelenXO, Guest Relations Manager at Makaranga LodgeResponded 2 July 2018

WOW! Thank you very much for your amazing review on our piece of paradise! It's the perfect place for for everyone to come and unwind. We are so proud of our gardens as well as our facilities and simply love it when they are appreciated...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Makaranda is located in the very heart of a botanical garden, that you can enjoy in a very safe and private way. This garden makes all the difference, it's perfect for a walk after breakfast, seeing birds, flowers and a collection of African sculptures. A...More

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Response from HelenXO, Guest Relations Manager at Makaranga LodgeResponded 17 May 2018

WOW, thanks for the wonderful review. We are thrilled that you got to experience our magnificent property. The gardens are certainly worth exploring! Reviews like this keep us motivated and we appreciate you taking time out to write it. See you again soon!

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

It was the most friendly place with breathtaking gardens, massive rooms and just everything you could expect from the place. The restaurant is fantastic. So if you are looking for a place in Kloof to stay don't miss out.More

Thank Pieter d
Response from HelenXO, Guest Relations Manager at Makaranga LodgeResponded 30 April 2018

WOW, what an amazing review! We are so thrilled you had the best experience possible with us. We work very hard at creating Magic Moments at Makaranga! Thank you SO much for the compliments and the recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (4)
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QueenBarker
10 October 2017|
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Response from HelenXO | Property representative |
Dear Michelle Please could you provide me with your telephone number and email address. Thank you. Kind regards Candice
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M7415RNbarbaram
7 May 2015|
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Response from NickyFitzKenya | Reviewed this property |
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Room Tips
"If you book a suite make sure they give you one! eg Rooms 29 to 21"
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"All the rooms are large and beautifully appointed. They all cater for wheelchairs too."
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"Did not stay at the Hotel, therfore cannot give a review on the Hotel"
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"I think most of the rooms on the top floor has best views to the garden"
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