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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had a wonderful time at Mohlabetsi lodge! The staff is very kind and the food is very nice! Although I think air conditioning is necessary, the rooms are confortable. I really enjoyed the game drives!!!

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Montreal, Canada
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My stay at Mohlahbetsi was nothing short of incredible! I really enjoyed the family type atmosphere that they had. Everyone seemed to get along really well and they were all collectively extremely eager to make sure that their guests wanted for nothing. Their attention to detail was exemplary and in everything you felt welcome. I went alone and they made...

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Oberscheidweiler, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely time at mohlabetsie.great gamedrives with also an eye fot the schmaller anymals.fantastic food,beautiful rooms ,great pool .and a sweat and helpfull staff.we love to come again. Dirk andJacqueline Doldersum.

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Kalmar, Sweden
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything was excellent. Friendly and engaged crew overall. The safaritours was exciting and our guide was very good. To see wild animals is an extraordinary experience. Driving in the bush surrounded by big elephants is so cool.

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Avignon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent a great moment in this lodge, completely remote within a reserve. staff was pleasant and professionnal, the rooms were so charming and the safaris very well oraganized and nature respectful. I recommend ! The only minus : drinks are not included and we did not have this information

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful grounds, well appointed rooms, very good safari's. We loved our stay at Mohlabetsi, and will recommend it to anybody. We saw the big five and lots more. At one moment there where almost thirty elephants around our jeep, very exciting! Ranger Sam knows a lot and always made sure we encountered lots of animals. It is a very classy...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greeted with a warm welcome. Rooms are very comfortable and spacious and tastefully decorated. Lovely touch is the outside shower. Really gives you the feel of being in nature. Food is excellent with lunch out on the lawn under the trees and dinner in the open bona around the fire. Staff are very helpful and kind. Game drives- excellent game...

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Boadilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are just back from Mohlabetsi after a four day stay there. The place is very nice, the people extremely friendly, the rondawels on the lodge excellent (aircon, big fan, al fresco shower...), the food more than decent and the safaris twice a day with kind and knowledgeable rangers (Hamilton and Nico are amazing) the experience of a lifetime. We...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful stay at Mohlabetsi. The staff are kind, attentive and deliver impeccable service. A very family-oriented lodge. I enjoyed my stay but there may be more suitable lodges for young solo travellers. Our ranger Lucky and tracker Richard did an incredible job of ensuring we had good sightings on each game drive. The only one of the Big Five we...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can recommend Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge not only cause we saw the Big 5. We enjoyed our stay also cause we learned a lot about the wildlife, had really good food and expierienced a perfect Service from the complete staff. The price is fair, its great there!!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in the vast Balule Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger Park. Get close up to the Big 5 & other animals on vehicle safaris & walks. Luxurious accommodation in a small, privately owned camp, excellent meals & South African hospitality at an extremely affordable price. Easy access via self-drive or daily flights & shuttles from Johannesburg. Relax around a swimming pool & enjoy aroma-therapy massages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge

Address: PO Box 862, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Balule Nature Reserve
Price Range: €387 - €472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Mohlabetsi Safari Hotel Balule Private Game Reserve
Mohlabetsi Safari Lodge South Africa/Balule Nature Reserve
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“Beautifully decorated room, outside shower (my fave), AC unit and all the other ammenties you'd need. They even had sockets for my Canadian electronics and flashlights etc. As I said, great attention to detail! ”
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