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    Mabula Game Lodge

    Rhenosterhoek Spruit Road, Mabula Private Game Reserve 0480, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good38%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “self catering” (21 reviews)
    “the reserve” (36 reviews)
    “early morning” (12 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was our first experience at a game lodge, and on safari, and it did not disappoint!! The property is beautiful, with gentle Nyala grazing and an occasional baboon running around! We were greeted warmly, with hot towels and beverages, and were so pleased with...More

    Thank CindiSmith
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear CindiSmith - Thank you for taking the time to write your very detailed review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your Mabula experience, and that the Mabula team took such good care...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We spend the past weekend at Mabula and found the accommodation and game reserve something to behold. An otherwise great weekend was however spoiled by our experience of the restaurant when we turned up for lunch on the Sunday. There was an option to choose...More

    Thank 693brahmd
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear 693brahmd - Thank you for posting your review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge here on TripAdvisor. While we're happy to hear how much you enjoyed the lodge and the safari activities, we're naturally disappointed to hear that you were unable to enjoy...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Overall nice experience, but the restaurant staff still needs some training in good service manners. The wine was not chilled and the staff tend to lean over you when clearing your plate, invading a bit on your personal space.More

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    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear andriesstephanuss - Thnak you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge - we're very happy to hear that you enjoyed your overll experience, and we appreciate your constructive comments on the service aspects that we can still work on (and we will do...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Good, but needs improvement on cleanliness of accommodation and managing guests when a large group arrives - we felt like second rate guests when the Point.P french group arrived. Our game ranger was changed without prior warning (to a less informed ranger), as well as...More

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    Thank Amy-Corlett
    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Amy-Corlett - Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your Mabula Game Lodge experience. We appreciate your constructive comments on the aspects of your experience that you felt we could improve on, and we'd like to apologise if you were left feeling in any...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Mabula is an amazing lodge. Their staff is friendly and kid friendly. The safari drives are amazing and our tour guide Sam was very patient with the children on the drives. Mabula staff made us feel at home!

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    Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear franciscopV879OX - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your family stay at Mabula and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$212 - US$423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Waterberg >
    • Mabula Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Mabula Game Hotel Mabula Private Game Reserve
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    misfsnewco
    16 November 2017|
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    Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
    Hi misfsnewco - Thanks for your enquiry and your interest in visiting Mabula Game Lodge. We do indeed offer sundowners at an extra charge and the quad bikes cost R335. We would say that both experiences are definitely worth... More
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    John D
    2 November 2017|
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    Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
    Hi John D - Thanks for your message and we look forward to welcoming you to Mabula next year. In common with all South African National Parks and many other game reserves, we have a strict no drones policy at Mabula. No... More
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    24 October 2017|
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