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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fianceè and I visited Mabula as part of my 40th Birthday present and can honestly say that it was an experience that will stay with us for ever! This was part of a 2 centre safari and beach stay, this part for me and...More

Thank Martin H
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin H - Thank you for your wonderfully warm and positive review of your recent stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're thrilled to hear just how much you enjoyed your stay and that you have even managed to "convert" your fiance into a safari...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned to Scotland after staying here as part of a twin-stop holiday (we travelled to Mauritius after here). We honestly had the most amazing experience here, We were so incredibly lucky to have JP O'Connell (mainly to ourselves) as our guide for the 5...More

Thank Samantha M
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sam H - Thank you for taking the time to post your detailed review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We really enjoyed reading your comments and we're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay. We very much...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mabula Game Lodge was absolutely fantastic! A decent drive from Johannesburg but well worth the trip! Staff at Mabula are kind, courteous, always smiling and very welcoming. The visiting antelope are a beautiful touch to the grounds as well as the birds and occasional monkeys....More

Thank Dawn S
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dawn S - Thank you for taking the time to write your very detailed review of Mabula Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to your next visit to South Africa -...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Mabula Game Lodge for holiday. They refused to assist with calling any transportation outside of the hotel to nearby excursions. We had to ask for a ride from a random South African family visiting the Game Lodge to help us with...More

Thank Andrea J
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrea J – Thank you for posting your review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge, and we’re sorry that it did not prove to be what you were looking for. With regards to not providing transport to third-party premises / facilities, the activity...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

You can expect to see many animals if you stay at this lodge, both out on the game drives and even in the lodge area. We saw everything from lions and cheetahs to elephants and rhinos and giraffes on the game drives. And even on...More

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear ginger2003_98 - Thank you for sharing your Mabula Game Lodge experience - we're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and we very much hope you will visit Mabula again soon.

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Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$237 - US$633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$237 - US$633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jeremy R
21 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Jeremy R - Thanks for your message and we look forward to welcoming you and your girlfriend to Mabula Game Lodge next month. Yes, we do cater for guests with severe allergies. Each meal the chef will walk with you and... More
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Bobbles C
14 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Bobbles C - Thank you for your question and your interest in visiting Mabula Game Lodge. We do have family drives where children can accompany parents on a game drive but they will not be going to Madjuma Reserve then... More
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TajMahalPrincess
8 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi TajMahalPrincess - Thank you for your question - we're looking forward to welcoming you to Mabula Game Lodge in October. Breakfast at Mabula is buffet style, but with eggs cooked to order as required. You'll find that... More
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"Room 232 - Comfortable and spacious"
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"if there is a big group you can expect entertainment to be fairly loud, late into the night throughout the..."
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"Ask for J.P. as your game driver"
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"We stayed in a thatched roof lodge in the main lodge area, it was lovely and really made you feel "part..."
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