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Jamala Madikwe

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been traveling to Southern Africa twice yearly for about twelve years. Jamala is one of our favorites lodges among the eighty or so we have visited. Rodney and Nico always make us feel likes guests in their home, rather than...More

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ginny Thank you for this review. We alway enjoy having you stay with us and we look forward to your next visit. The waterhole is still thriving and I will mention all your comments to the entire team Regards Jamala Madikwe

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff and beautiful property. Everyone is so friendly and dedicated to make your experience the best. I would definitely go back. We travelled through out SA for over 2 weeks and besides Cape Town this was our favorite spot.

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear birchlerb Thank you for this wonderful review. Please visit agin All the best

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lodge itself had the most exquisite and luxarious interior; from the rooms to the dining area the beauty of the place didn’t fail to amaze me. Furthermore, it had an array of books and cigars the guests were welcomed to use, as well as...More

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chris Thank you for this kind review. Im truly delighted that we could create such a memorable experience for you Regards Nico and the Jamala team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jamala was amazing. We loved the drives, the sofa safari watching the waterhole, the food, and last but certainly not least - our amazing cottage! It couldn’t have been better. Rodney and his team are the consummate hosts!

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Dear 75hms Thank you for this review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cannot thank the team at Jamala enough, they made us feel so welcome and went out of their way to make us feel special! The attention to detail was incredible, accommodation and food were perfection!

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rebecca Thank you for this review. I will pass all the wonderful comments on to the whole team All the best Jamala

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
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US$1,575 - US$1,837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$1,575 - US$1,837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Erwinamoo
24 January 2017|
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Response from Rodney S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, a transfer with a driver taking three and a half hours from OR Tambo International is available. Car rental and self drive is also a easy options. Please contact us directly via our website... More
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kuzbara
7 September 2016|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi kuzbara Thank you, yes we can accommodate most dietary needs. We do get fresh fish weekly and we can accommodate vegetarians.
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AOUS_Salloum
8 May 2015|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi January is a great time to visit as we are in rainy season and all the new born plains game babies have dropped, the park will be beautifully green. In terms of rain we have afternoon thundershowers lasting about 2 hours... More
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Room Tips
"Room Five is my favourite as its located in a good position"
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"Request the rooms closest to the lodge area as you can see the very busy waterhole from only these rooms"
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"All Accommodation same."
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"Each of the 5 villas are totally private with No 5 being the furtherest from the main area."
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