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“african style”(5 reviews)
“the reserve”(22 reviews)
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent 3 nights at Makweti. The meals cooked by the chef could beat some of the best restaurants in SA. The ranger's (Neil) knowledge is inspiring, both with animals as well as fauna & flora. Well worth a visit.More

Thank Mark P
Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Mark and Nicole Thank you for your kind words on your recent Anniversary Celebration stay with us at Makweti. Chefs Phillip & Charlotte are grateful for your inspiring comments and are pleased the many meals exceeded your expecation. It was our pleasure hosting you....More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had the most amazing time at Makweti for 2 nights and went back again just to experience it again. And the second visit was just as memorable. The deck overlooking the waterhole near the entrance to the camp feels like a place where time...More

Thank Bioskope P
Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 5 July 2017

Warm Greetings from Makweti, We are delighted to host return guests and are inspired that each stay you have enjoyed with us has been as memorable as before. We have been spoilt with Game visiting our waterhole, particularly now as we are in the dry...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Makweti is an amazing place. Beautiful surroundings, great food, wonderful hosts, luxurious accommodations and great wildlife viewing opportunities with a knowledgeable fuide. As a female traveling alone I was quickly made comfortable. I would love to go back.More

Thank Sarah S
Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, General Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Sarah, Thank you for the kind words on your recent stay with us at Makweti Safari Lodge. We are pleased that as a single traveller that the experience was memorable and special and our team made you feel comfortable. We would be delighted to...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

A series of individual game lodges within a small resort. The stars are Neil and Jessica who run the resort, whose enthusiasm is infectious. Neil is really fascinated by the animals and the signals they give, also an authority on the local flora and his...More

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Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti, Manager at Makweti Safari LodgeResponded 17 April 2017

Good day Douglas. Thank you for the kind comments on your recent stay with us at Makweti Safari Lodge. We are ecstatic that your stay with us exceeded your expectations, and it was only a pleasure for Jessica and I to host you. We look...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Thank you so much for our fantastic stay at Makweti Safari Lodge. We spent wonderfull time in the Lodge and in the Game reserve. The location is beautiful and so is the lodge. Guides are great experts and very kind. Food and service very good.

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Pool
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Breakfast included
Free Internet
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US$646 - US$1,175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$646 - US$1,175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from Claude H | Reviewed this property |
No, but a large choice at fair prices is available!
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Response from HelenWilsonatMakweti | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry The Makweti experience is inclusive of all meals. The day begins with a light refreshment before the early morning safari. A full breakfast is served on returning to the camp. Breakfast... More
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"Room 2 was amazing."
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"Chalets closer to main lodge or more distant; choice depends on whether you'd be bothered by elephant or..."
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"All chalets are quiet and attractive, some have a private plunge pool."
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"Take a room with a pool. An elephant visits room 4 to take water."
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