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Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Makanyane takes the meaning of luxury travel and expands it even further. With only a set number of rooms the place is very intimate experience. The guides are all highly trained and the fact that Makanyane owns their own private section of the reserve often...More

Thank Cassandra S
Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Cassandra for your review! We agree that Makanyane's private ground is a huge bonus, providing us with the opportunity for sightings reserved exclusively for our guests. We are so glad that you appreciated this and that you enjoyed your stay with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Included drinks and availability unsatisfactory.Included walk with game ranger (for which a last minute medical certificate had to be obtained ) was not offered nor mentioned again. Be prepared to sign an indemnity on arrival revoking all reasonable protections. Very knowledgeable guide.More

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Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments, they are most appreciated as they assist us to continually improve our service and our guests’ experience at Sanctuary Makanyane. All drinks, including house wines, local beers and spirits, soft drinks and water are included in the accommodation rate at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend. Everything was awesome. The staff are so friendly, there was not a meal I didn't like, the lodge is stunning, and the game drives are unforgettable. We got to sleep under the stars and it was the coolest experience of my life.

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Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, we really appreciate it! We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again at the lodge someday soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in the most beautiful suite to celebrate a special birthday and anniversary. We were with our daughter and her husband. We were the only guests not on honeymoon!! This pace is marketed to target honeymoon couples. We would have felt...More

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Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Sandra, for your kind review. A stay at Makanyane is certainly a good way to celebrate any special occasion, and it is particularly ideal for honeymoons, so we are very glad that you had a good time at the lodge in spite of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A true safari Lodge with exceptional accommodation and staff. The individual huts are very private and spacious which overlook the river. The room is very large with a lovely outdoor sitting area with the luck of hippo visiting!! The staff were all very friendly and...More

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Response from MakanyaneSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind recommendation, we greatly appreciate you taking the time to submit your review.

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