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Vaalwater
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really, an amazing find. Great views, great game drives, great people, great rooms. Highly recommend it for anyone! We had 3 nights self catering and to have a bush braai was lovely. Loved seeing the game walking around We will be back for sure!

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location, beautiful nature and great variety in animals and birds. Good and easy connection with big 5 game resort Welbevonden. Helpful and nice staff and personnel. Good food. Authentic and warm accomodations. We enjoyed our stay.

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Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We were happy to accommodate you. Looking forward to your next visit! Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

Brielle, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent game-park. Staff very friendly, nice food. Lodges are perfect in a beautiful location. If you want the bigger experiece, book a game-drive to Welgevonden, i would absolutely recommend it. Be aware ; the last 29 km sand path , are partly very bumpy!

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KololoGameReserve, Marketing and Sales at Kololo Game Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. The bakkerspass can indeed be a bit of a challange at the end of a trip. happy to hear it affect your experience on Kololo Game Reserve. Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

Vaalwater
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our 2nd stay at Kololo was as good as the first 2 years ago. We've decided that very few other game lodges can compete with them. During the 2 trips to Welgevonden we saw the big 5 plus so much more! We love the atmosphere, the freedom, the space, the superb accommodation, the view from the bush villa, the cycling,...

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Thank you for your review. A good first impression is hard to match, glad we were able to do so for your second stay! Hope to see you again in the future! Kind Regards, kololo Game Reserve

Vaalwater
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Excellent 4 day stay and despite the rain it was lovely. Very friendly staff, well documented game drives, nice to be able to walk by yourself without predators in the surrounding. Welgevonden was close by and also vey interesting and good game drives.

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Thank you for your review. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My father and have really enjoyed our stay at Kololo. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The bungalows are very beautifully designed with lots of traditional features. We have enjoyed our game drives in Welgevonden as well as Kololo a lot and cycling surrounded by zebras and impalas (and many others) is amazing!

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Thanks for your review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and the game drives. Kinds Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had a lovely stay at Kololo Game Reserve this February. Beautiful Reserve and our six person house was really great with three bedrooms, three bathroom and also a outside shower as well. We saw a lot of animals on game drive. The people were very friendly. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank you for your review. It was lovely having you with us. Hope to welcome you back again sometime! Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

Province of Ancona, Italy
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Five fantastic days for my family. Wonderful place and room. Beautiful location, with giraffes, zebras, nyalas and many others in your garden. Mountain bikes for kids (7 and 9 y.o.). Thanks to Prince for kids Safari. Ideal for family.

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Thank you for your review. Happy to read you enjoyed your stay with us! Kind regaragds, Kololo Game Reserve

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2017

All the staff members at Kololo were very friendly from the cleaners, the lady for room service and those at the reception and the service was excellent. (5*) Location The location is far from the town which makes it more unique from other game reverse, however it is a challenge if one is driving a low rider car due to...

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Thank you very much for your review and elaborate explanation about our location. The dirtroad is a challange, but as you describe it also provides for a unique location. Kind Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

Vaalwater
Reviewed 9 January 2017

It was A very pleasant and Nice trip. Very kind people and beautiful location in nature. Nice accomodation and good facilities in and around . The game drives were good organised and the Rangers know a lot of the beasts and surroundings. We will definitely come again

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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and are happy to welcome you back again in the future! Kinds Regards, Kololo Game Reserve

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kololo Game Reserve is situated in the beautiful province of Limpopo, South Africa, in the heart of the Waterberg biosphere. Vast, peaceful and incredibly beautiful, this is a fascinating destination with a rich cultural legacy and natural splendour.A malaria-free area, child friendly and home to a large variety of game, Kololo is a perfect safari destination. Visit neighbouring reserve Welgevonden Game Reserve (of which Kololo is also part) and view the Big 5 - lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo - or enjoy a sneak preview over the fence, from the comfort of your chalet at Kololo.Kololo has its own gate near the reception, which provides direct access to Welgevonden Game Reserve. Kololo therefore has a unique concept: the Big 5 and accommodation in a luxurious, comfortable lodge where only the safe wildlife roams free. ... more   less 

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Address: Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
Price Range: $191 - $462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kololo Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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