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Malealea Lodge

Malealea 0922, Lesotho
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24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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Traveller (203)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (8)
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pony trekking” (30 reviews)
“local community” (19 reviews)
“coffee shop” (14 reviews)
Free Parking
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful setting in Lesotho. Great comfy accommodation with many activities in the local community. Your stay here will support local people and jobs. Stay for 2 or 3 days. Trecking, pony and mountain bike tour avabible, but also a great please to chill. Nighty entertainment...More

Thank Philiph S
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Malealea and for reviewing your stay. You have described exactly what Malealea is about and what is on offer as well as the benefits to the community. Thank you.

Reviewed 19 October 2017

This was a unique experience. We were at 1800 meters altitude. (5905 feet). Our lodging was in a round thatched roof cottage. There was electricity supplied by solar power. It was available from 7 am to 10 pm. We listened to a choir sing songs...More

Thank Varty_10
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your glowing review. Malealea has incredible natural beauty surrounding it and you have described it perfectly. We are overjoyed to have taken so much out of your visit to Malealea.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

10 years after my stay at the lodge, I still treasure the experiences: the stunning scenery, contact with reserved but friendly people, and the music. One sleepless night, I heard from a distance an approaching group of men, singing and playing instruments, and eventually passing...More

Thank swootten2017
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you for your review. It sounds like you need to visit Malealea again. Although there have been several changes at Malealea the ethos and experience remain the same and we encourage guests to immerse themselves in the culture and opportunities that present themselves to...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Die Lodge was really amazing, staff was friendly, our room was beautiful and there is a kitchen for self-caterers. The view to the valley and the mountains was incredible and I would definately recommend the Pony trekking!

Thank vanessaclarke2016
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Malealea and for sharing your feelings with us. The views, staff and pony trekking definitely make Malealea worth visiting.

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

For all those people who travel through SA I can warmly recommend to stay a few days and nights at Malealea. Why? First of all, because it's in Lesotho. And Lesotho is a truly different world. It's less developed than SA, but also much less...More

Thank Jurrien P
Response from Malealea L, Guest Relations Manager at Malealea LodgeResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your informative review. We are glad you had a good stay at Malealea and it is indeed worth visiting to experience the Basotho culture and get a real feel for rural Africa. Once you navigate the road you'll be happy you did...More

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$24 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 50
  • Location
  • Lesotho >
  • Mafeteng District >
  • Malealea
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Traveller (203)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (4)
Hotel & Grounds (273)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Bathroom (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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8 October 2016|
Response from Malealea L | Property representative |
Hi Julie. Apologies for the very delayed message. I know you've already been in touch with Jackie. Best wishes Michael
8 October 2016|
Response from 234beatrice | Reviewed this property |
Reservations - Bloemfontein - Jackie 0825524215
Room Tips
"Local roundevilles are amazing and should be experienced."
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"Go for a round house, ensuite - the hell with the expense !"
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"Rooms far from the stage are quite and reachable by car"
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"Ask for a traditional round hut with ensuite bath."
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