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Thandeka Lodge and Spa

Rooiberg Road Mabula | Thandeka Private Game Reserve, 0480, South Africa
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2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (4)
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“game drives” (10 reviews)
“lion cubs” (2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
4.5 Star Hotel
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Have a great stay there with my wife. Food was really amazing, as was the hospitality. Facilities were very good and the safari experience good, not great. Overall, very good value for money and ideal if you just want to pop out from Johannesburg for...More

Thank JazzaD
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We had been here about two years ago and it was amazing at that time. Our next visit recently was very disappointing. The staff are amazing though, it seems the problem is with the management, just seems like they do not care, so ultimately the...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

We (husband, myself, and two year old daughter) booked a last minute weekend getaway on mtbeds and it was fantastic. We had a family tent (#12) which felt secluded and private out in the bush. We could hear the birds chirping, the lions roaring in...More

3  Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Some time back my Husband two daughters and myself had the absolute privilege of staying at Thandeka. We had the most amazing time. Very dedicated staff all of whom always friendly. I thought that my youngest daughter would be bored out of her mind. 5...More

3  Thank dianec222
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

A fabulous place to go. I went just for the wildlife knowing that you can arrange to walk with lions and cheetahs. The animals don't always co-operate and we couldn't find the tame lions but, the cheetahs were amazing. The guide that drives you around...More

3  Thank dooobydoo
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Price range
  • US$196 - US$509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Suites ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 20
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  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Limpopo Province >
  • Waterberg
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"All rooms are perfect, spacious and fairly distant from one another"
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"Wifi not in the rooms, but available in the bar/common room."
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"Room number 2 has a superb interior and bathroom with a magnificent view."
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"We had a family tent that had a big queen bed in the main room and had a separate bedroom with two single..."
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