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    Mhondoro Game Lodge

    | R517 towards Thabazimbi, Welgevonden Game Reserve 0530, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8064
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This lodge has it all! Great location in the middle of beautiful Welgevonden Game Reserve. Stunning dining and leisure areas, modern and well equipped rooms with both in- and outdoor shower facilities, sundeck and an extra viewing deck. And plenty of space. Food is really...More

    1  Thank ZulumannOslo
    Response from 35manager, General Manager at Mhondoro Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your review! We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience with us as much as you did. It is true that we are a family friendly Safari Lodge, however we also cater specifically for couples or honeymooners aswell....More

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    It was our first trip to South Africa and we chose an area that is Malaria free. By accident we found Mhondoro Game Lodge and booked immediately after seeing the amazing pictures and reading the reviews. My husband and I stayed at the lodge in...More

    4  Thank Silvia F
    Response from Frank V, Eigenaar at Mhondoro Game LodgeResponded 29 June 2017

    Dear Sylvia, as the owner of Mhondoro we try not to respond to Trip Advisor reviews due to the fact we are completely biased. However in this case I want to thank you for this review. The time you have taken to describe our most...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2017

    It is hard to write a review without repeating all the superlatives of the previous reviewers. We are lucky enough to travel frequently and stay in luxury hotels, but this has to have been one of the most fabulous experiences we have ever had. It...More

    Thank munchimo
    Response from Fritz B, General Manager at Mhondoro Game LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your online review! We are so pleased to read that Mhondoro was one of the best experience you've ever had!! Not only is it the staff that is always involved in the Lodge operations, it is also the owner Myriam...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

    My mother and I have just returned from a magical two night stay at Mhondoro and I felt compelled to write a glowing review despite most of these sentiments being no doubt covered by previous reviewers! It was a 3hr drive from central joburg (2.5hrs...More

    1  Thank adam_monty25
    Response from Fritz B, General Manager at Mhondoro Game LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Adam, Thank you very much for your online as-well as personally written feedback at the Lodge. It was an absolute delight to host and have you visit with your Mum. The Elephant that joined you for lunch has been posted on Facebook just to...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

    The lodge is very private and relaxed.our kids (4&7)had lots of fun in the heated pool, by the insect walk, gamedrive and with the staff. The butlers Eddy, Simon and George are friendly, funny and always here. Food was always so fresh and delicious. Especially...More

    Thank schbirgit
    Response from Fritz B, General Manager at Mhondoro Game LodgeResponded 10 December 2017

    Thank you very much for your review!! We are very proud and always strive to serve as fresh as possible! Our Organic garden ensures that greens and veggies can only be harvested once a day therefore served as fresh as we possible can! We do...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • US$628 - US$3,494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Welgevonden Game Reserve
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from Frank V | Property representative |
    Hi please contact reservations. They can arrange everything for you
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    5 February 2017|
    Response from 35manager | Property representative |
    Hi, Thank you for your question. It varies between 22-32 dgrs C. Kind Regards
    12 January 2017|
    Response from Frank V | Property representative |
    Hi, during Christmas and New Year we are in the start of the hot period. The actual rain should be gone by then so you should normally have no real issues except for the potential thunderstorms when it becomes really hot.
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