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    Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge

    Krokodildrift, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$304
    Traveller (427)
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Multilingual Staff
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 257 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    This is a very special safari lodge where the attention to detail is excellent. The lodges are beautifully designed and appointed using local materials but also have glass walls so that you feel that you are living outside. Lynette and her team make you feel...More

    Thank dsofputney
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We booked our trip in the north of South Africa around Makanyane, bcause there was only room at a certain date. And boy, did we not regret that. We had an excellent time during the three night stay. Everything was so well organized, from arrival...More

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    Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Many thanks for your review! We are very pleased that you were prepared to arrange your trip around availability at the lodge, and very happy you did not regret your decision! let us know when you are planning your next trip, it would be great...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We can not say enough great things about our stay at Makanyane! From the warm towels and drinks given as soon as you arrive back from game drives to the expertise of our guide Kaiser and so much more. The rooms are stunning, the full...More

    1  Thank Carrie S
    Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your very kind review of the lodge! We are so glad that you appreciated the many small touches that add to the experience at Makanyane and also very happy to hear that you had such a good time on your drives with...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The most amazing and beautiful place! The staff were so attentive and couldn't do enough for us. Lots of lovely little touches, we loved the drinks at sun down and coming back to the warmth of our log fire which had been lit for us!...More

    Thank leeranson8
    Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for your review, and for coming to stay at Sanctuary Makanyane. We hope to see you again in the future!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Exploring the “Madikwe Game Reserve" of South Africa, on a safari with a guide unlike no other (Trevor Robinson), will take your family vacation to the next level. This reserve is home to a variety of wildlife such as lions, elephants, rhinos, wild dogs, and...More

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    Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your kind comments. We were so relieved that your belongings got back to you safely, Trevor and the staff were very happy to help where they could! We are glad that the stress at the end did not spoilt your trip, we...More

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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$391 - US$1,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Makanyane Safari Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
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    Traveller (427)
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    Dining (22)
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    crranger
    16 August 2017|
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    Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge | Property representative |
    Hello Caroline and Christopher We are greatly looking forward to meeting you at the lodge. Payments at the lodge are typically done on check out and can be done with an American Express, Diners Club, Visa or MasterCard... More
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    18 June 2017|
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    Response from Tim A | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Lots of warm layers required for the morning game drives but they do give you blankets to keep warm. During the day it can get up to 25 degrees so swimming is possible. You will just chill between game drives, take a book... More
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    20 May 2017|
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    Response from LL321 | Reviewed this property |
    I agree the rooms are super clean but of course you are out in the bush so you have to accept that you are at one with wildlife most of the time, which is part and parcel of what makes it such an incredible experience. We... More
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    "all rooms are good but probably rooms 5,6 and 7 have great views of the river but are further away from the..."
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    "all the rooms have a great view so the choice is not difficult."
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    "Room 5 has a lovely view of the water & we saw hippos!"
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    "We were in villa 1 and felt like we were the only room on the reserve."
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