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Makutsi Safari Springs

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“hippo hide”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Helpful personnel. Knowledgeable guides. Nice bungalows. Good food. You came close to the animals. We we´re happy to me all the big five (or six). The wifi could be better and be included in the price. The water tasted good and was drinkable.More

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Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Makutsi, and we appreciate your feedback. In regards to the wifi, unfortunately we are in a very remote area of the country, which means it is...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Since I was a young child and I watched my first David Attonborough documentary on Africa I was hooked. 30 years later I decided to tick of the number one destination of my bucket list and visit Africa. The team at Makutsi made this life...More

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Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. Even though you waited 30 years (!!!) to finally come to Africa, we are very happy to hear that your dream finally because reality :) Africa certainly is a special place, and we are grateful that you...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

Makutsi encompasses everything the traveller could ask for on a trip to Africa. Great wildlife viewing, excursions to Kruger National Park as well as Drakenburg ranges, a fabulous hot spring pool from which you can watch the passing wildlife, wildlife that treats your front verandah...More

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Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Your kind words give any potential visitor a perfect summary of what they can experience at Makutsi, which is so valuable to us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed all the important aspects of Makutsi,...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

I will return if I can and a wonderful stay, great guides and staff. Wonderful areas and the animals, so nice everything. The guides told us so interesting histories about the animals and areas. The safari tours at Makutsi were the best!!!More

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Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. Starting the review with "I will return..." makes us very happy, and shows that our wonderful team at Makutsi is doing a great job. We certainly hope that you will be able to come and visit us...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

We stayed at Makutsi for 9 nights and 8 days in October 2017. This was our introduction to the African Bush and what an introduction it was! Delicious, nutritious meals, wonderful and knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides, a family run business that has built up a...More

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Response from Makutsi_Springs, Owner at Makutsi Safari SpringsResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Reading your review certainly shows how many wonderful reasons there are to come and stay for a week or more at Makutsi, and we thank you for taking the time to write such a positive summary. Reading...More

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ckkona
1 January 2018|
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Response from Jennie M | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure if there are facilities to do your own laundry but we got ours done by the maids. It came back absolutely beautiful. Folded and ironed. What a treat 😊
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naturelover981
13 August 2017|
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Response from yvonneferguson245 | Reviewed this property |
When you present for breakfast you need to speak to a staff member in the dining hall and order your lunch as it is extra so not difficult to organize and choice of meals is good and are very reasonable cost wise.
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Maureen B
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"The rooming accommodation was traditional housing type air conditioned well appointed and comfortable for..."
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"Very nice bungalow with all the amenities as mini bar and tea and coffee and beautiful gardens"
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"Houses are quite spacious, very clean and beds are very comfortable. Mosquito netting was very useful to..."
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"Room was great - clean, tidy, spacious. Nice little patio with a couple of deck chairs outside."
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