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Itaga Luxury Private Game Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Johannesburg
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Tranquility and relaxation under African Skies.Experience wild game,fauna and flora up close on twice daily game drives.Come home to lodge to experience fine dining and excellent service.Treat yourself to spa treatments or take a walk on the wild side feeding lions or interacting with elephants.The choice is yours.

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect getaway for a relaxing weekend with excellent service and friendly staff. Game drivers were funny yet very informative, to top it all off the Chef and cooking team produced each dish to delicious perfection.

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Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 4 days of pure relaxation, staff very friendly and bend over backwards to accommodate your needs. Room comfortable and clean, had trouble sleeping the last night due to too much relaxation during the day! We did not go on the game drives so sat around and read or watched the animals at the watering hole and just chilled....

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property is very well maintained and run by excellent staff.The quality of food served is outstanding. A huge hats off to Richard, the multifunctional guide/host who was perfect. I have rarely seen a game reserve staff who is so knowledgeable and helpful. A pity he is leaving shortly. On the flip side, the size of the room was very...

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Ommen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 March 2017

When we arrived we were well received and quickly shown around so we could still join the afternoon game drive. The chalet was good, thatched roof, not very large but cool and clean and we liked the setting in the large garden with beautiful trees. The chalet, over all facilities and dinner were excellent. So was the service. Game drives...

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Funchal, Portugal
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had the most superb 4 days @ Itaga! We felt very welcome from day one. Very friendly and helpful staff, the atmosphere is very relaxing, the game drives were absolutely amazing and the rangers were very informative and sociable. Loved every single one! The rooms were clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated and loved the outdoor shower! The food was...

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Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a wonderful relaxing weekend in the bushveld. All the staff made us feel very welcome and went out of their way to make our time at the lodge pleasant. There is a lot to do in the area if you want to be out and about or it is just as pleasant to just relax in your room...

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Excellent value for money. Friendly staff that exceeded our expectations. Ritchard has an unbelievable knowledge of the animals, birds and plants. Room was clean and beautiful. We will definitely visit the lodge again.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 21 February 2017

It's a bit of a bumpy ride from the nature reserve gate to the lodge, but the route is scenic. Because it is so intimate, Itaga reminded me of a farmhouse although the decor was lovely. Food was ok, not wow. Staff were very friendly and accomodating. We paid extra for a "superior" room which is supposed to come with...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 15 February 2017

African Buffalos welcomed us when we arrived to Itaga! We just loved Richard the ranger who made our game drives memorable. The food was excellent, rooms nice and service very good. We saw lots of animals including the elephants and crocodiles. This was the third time we visited Itaga (second time in the rooms 7 and 8); we enjoyed our...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set under spreading marula trees at the foot of the Waterberg mountains, Itaga Private Game Lodge is in a malaria-free area, less than two hours from Johannesburg. Set in the 12,000 hectare Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, home to the Big Five with the lions in separate enclosure. The spacious thatched main Lodge is open on most sides with a lounge, bar with viewing deck and romantic dining area. Thatched, cosy chalets are decorated in classic African style and screened outdoor bush shower. Pool and deck overlooking a floodlit waterhole. Rhino, elephant, leopard, buffalo, giraffe, warthog, antelope and bountiful birdlife are spotted on game drives with experienced rangers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Itaga Luxury Private Game Lodge

Address: R516 Thabazimbi Road | Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Bela Bela, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Price Range: €213 - €274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Itaga Luxury Private Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All the rooms are excellent”
digger42, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We liked the rooms above the pool as they were more private.”
Pearson_Family_CT, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room was number 8. It was small yet it had an outdoor shower, very secluded and on the fence.”
  • Superior Bathroom
  • Outdoor shower
AfricanNomad1985, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The first cottage (no 1) is the best as you are very private there.”
Zeeroo, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There is no privacy as all rooms are adjacent to neighbors rooms, superior rooms are the same as all others - not worth paying more for.”
AJIR_10, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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