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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Our stay exceeded my expectations. I will definitely make use of your facilities again. I was very impressed with the overall maintenance and cleanliness. The staff are very friendly and the guides are very knowledgeable.

  • Stayed: May 2018, travelled as a couple
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Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Valued Guest

Thank you for the lovely review as well as the 5/5 rating! We appreciate the compliment about our staff and are pleased to hear that you so loved our Resort that you will be returning for another visit!

Kind Regards – The Mabalingwe (VRS Shareblock) Team

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

One of the best stays, if you love the outdoors, the wild and best of both worlds this is the place to be! We love the self driving trips to look for the animals and no one to bother you. If you find the Kalahari Oasis you would have no reason to be thirsty. Beautiful and lots of swimming pools to keep of the heat in summer. The restaurant's food is very well prepared, and the service excellent. All the personnel are friendly and always ready to help. Near enough to Pretoria to make it a trip well worth it.

  • Stayed: June 2018, travelled with family
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Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi 917hwv.

Wow, thank you for your 5/5 review! It warms our hearts to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay; from the self-drives through the Nature Reserve, to a well-deserved pit stop at Kalahari Oasis, and a tasty meal at Le Fera Restaurant – you made sure to enjoy all that is on offer at Mabalingwe and that is wonderful news! We hope you will return sooner rather than later for another awesome holiday.

Warm Regards – The Mabalingwe (VRS Shareblock) Team

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

The staff, unit and property was very good and the service was always friendly and warm.
This is my second time at Mabalingwe, I will definetly come back.
It has a lot of areas where you can picnic and relax.

  • Stayed: June 2018, travelled with family
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Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi tjomma11.

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It warms our hearts to know that you appreciate the warm and friendly environment we aim to provide. Thank you for the compliment about our staff. We hope to see you again in the not too distant future for your third visit!

Warm Regards – The Mabalingwe (VRS Shareblock) Team

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Our friends arrange a get together twice a year and choose places to camp,
We recently stayed at Mabalingwe Camp Site and its a place for people older than 60 years old.

The rules stipulate that all music must be switched off at 10pm , this was not the case ,
it was requested that no noise after 7pm.

Not a place to get away with long lost friends to catch up, its a place for elders only.

MANAGEMENT doesn't consider all clients .

Will never see us again ..........

It is said its a family resort , arrange entertainment for the kids

Room Tip: Cost Effective
  • Stayed: June 2018, travelled with family
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Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Nadine S.

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Please note that the greater Mabalingwe Nature Reserve is made up of various entities and the camp sites unfortunately do not fall under our portfolio. We suggest that you get in touch with campsite management directly to voice your concerns.

Kind Regards – The Mabalingwe (VRS Shareblock) Team

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Mabalingwe is a well looked after resort and for the nature lover a must. Plenty to do and experience with LOTS of game. We enjoyed the self planned game trips so much.

Mabalingwe will definitively see me again soon.

  • Stayed: May 2018, travelled as a couple
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Resort_Spokesperson, Social Media Marketing Officer at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi wollie01.

Wow, thank you for the 5/5 rating and review! It is lovely to know that you enjoyed the authentic South African bushveld experience at Mabalingwe and we hope you will try a guided game drive for an even better experience on your next visit! We look forward to your return.

Warm Regards – The Mabalingwe (VRS Shareblock) Team

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