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Free Parking
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Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing experience. We were the only guests at the resort, but every member of staff endeavoured to make our holiday so special. It was the most relaxing, yet enriching holiday we have ever taken. The lodge is absolutely beautiful. A few years ago, we...More

1  Thank Karishma-Kim
Response from Makumu, Public Relations Manager at Makumu Private Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kim, Thank you for your lovely review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you learned a little more about the bush! I will be sure to pass your compliments on to the team on the ground. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Makumu for 5 days and 4 nights as part of our honeymoon trip to South Africa and let me say we were blown away by EVERYTHING with this lodge. Now I’m one who definitely researches places to stay before...More

2  Thank MattyA91683
Response from Makumu, Public Relations Manager at Makumu Private Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Matty, Thank you for such a lovely review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and had such a wonderful experience. We also love the fact that the wildlife that we see here come from all over the Kruger! I...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

Dear Sarah und Alan Also that all visitors know who visting Makumu on Tripadvisor. Me and my have had a wonderful time, thank you for the wonderful 18 hours. It is a shame that we didn't spend more time at Makumu. Alan with is bush...More

1  Thank ruudaalders
Response from Makumu, General Manager at Makumu Private Game LodgeResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Severine and Ruud, Thank you for such lovely feedback. We are so glad that you had such a lovely time during your stay and will make sure to send you the photo Sarah took! We hope to welcome you back to Makumu in the...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

A one night return visit to beautiful Makumu... Once again she rewarded us with unique animal behaviour sightings. Unusual wild dog and leopard interaction, hands on and expert insight into elephant behaviour ..just 2 hours after our arrival. Makumu and those whom take care of...More

1  Thank ROMYFOS63
Response from Makumu, General Manager at Makumu Private Game LodgeResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for the feedback! Amazing sighting of a wild dog and leopard interact! That must have been so special! It is always so great to see these interactions! We will be sure to deliver your message to Sarah, Alan and Godfrey! We hope to...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

Makumu was the highlight of our trip. The entire staff really made an effort to make our stay something special. We loved it! Due to the drought we did not see that much wildlife, but we had a great stay and learned a lot about...More

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1  Thank ruben907
Response from Makumu, General Manager at Makumu Private Game LodgeResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Ruben907, We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay at Makumu. We are sorry about the wildlife but are glad our amazing staff were there to make you feel at home! We look forward to welcoming you back to the lodge in the...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
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Price range
US$979 - US$1,510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$979 - US$1,510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Yes. It's an all-inclusive resort. You only have to add on tips.
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