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Marakele National Park

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    Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

    Marakele is the most beautiful National Park I’ve been to. The scenery is absolutely breathtaking; varied with an interesting mix of biomes. This makes the small size of the park less of an issue if you’re used to the vastness of Kruger. Though because of...More

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    Reviewed 28 November 2017

    This was our first visit to this park which is not an easy one to access being quite a long journey from either N4 at Rustenburg or N1 at Bela Bela. The park is situated about 7 km outside the town of Thabazimba. The actual...More

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    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    Marakele National Park completely blew us away! This little National Park is breath-taking in it's beauty with the Waterberg Mountains surrounding it. Although we didn't see the Big 5 we did see Rhino & lots of Elephant! We spent 3 nights at the Tlophi Tented...More

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    Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

    This is one of the smaller parks we have visited. The roads overall are in good condition give or take one or two. Although we didnt see much wildlife on our first day, the second afternoon was worth the effort with plenty of sightings. Motswere...More

    Thank Julie-Anne S
    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Camping sites are nice. The ablution blocks is always in a neat condition. They clean it regularly. Unfortunately the bushes have grown so much that you can't see the dam at all where the animals come to drink. The roads are not in a very...More

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    "This is not a hotel but a National Park with safari tents in the bush."
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    "Tents 9 or 10 (Loerie or Barbet). They are right at the end & private with great views. Tent 3 is for the..."
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    "All rooms are good"
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    "Great if you want to cook, eat and relax in same space. This is a national park guest house."
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