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    Sondela Nature Reserve Accommodation

    Farm Tweefontein 426 KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    During the week there are very little to do for the kids, over the weekend they have all sorts of entertainment but during the week no one really cares about the guests. The food from the restaurant is of very poor quality and the service...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Fantastic staff, great kinds entertainment, clean and well equipped chalets Lovely to have the animal walking around and the feed left in the chalets for us to feed them Unit is spotless and the house keepers are very good

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I have visited Sondela's Makhato Bush Lodge many times. Normally everything is 100% but this time around the cleanliness was not to standard when we arrived. Everything else about the resort is great!!!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A place to sit back and enjoy a sunset or being spoiled for choice you can cycle and experience the sun go down with the animals at the waterhole, you can join a ranger on a sunset trip, visit the coffee shop under a huge...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We found the staff very friendly and helpful. The facilities are ample with plenty of activities to keep guests from pensioners to small children happy and busy. The Sondela Wildlife Center is definitely worth a visit where student Tabo, doing his internship, gave us an...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Bela Bela
    • Also Known As
    • Sondela Nature Reserve Hotel Gauteng
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    Traveller (185)
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    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (138)
    Family and Play Areas (16)
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    Nakedi Siyabong... M
    9 November 2016|
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    Response from Sondela | Property representative |
    Please contact 014 736 8900 - Reservations Department will gladly assist you with your enquiry.
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    6 April 2016|
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    Response from Sondela | Property representative |
    Various self Catering chalets available. Please contact the Reservations Department for availability. 014 736 8900
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