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Mabalingwe - Tlou Lodge

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R516 Rooiberg Road Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Bela Bela 0480 South Africa See on map
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Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

It was a very nice stay for my family and I. It's very compact, but everything is there. There was enough space for all 4 of us. Mabalingwe's staff are all very friendly and helpfull. It is a awesome nature reserve. The animals are healthy...More

Thank Maryna P
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

The Tllou Lodge deserves nothing more than a 2 Star rating. The accommodation is old and neglected, and can be improved in terms of the cleanliness. The lodge has no airconditioning, no flat screen TV, and DSTV channels. The garden area around the lodge and...More

1  Thank Rudi O
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This was a wonderful experience. An open plan bed, lounge area with a separate bath and toilet. The chalet was clean and neat. There is a ceiling fan and fridge in the unit. When walking out to the veranda there is a built-in two-plate stove...More

1  Thank Japie S
Reviewed September 22, 2016

The quality of the very old furniture and fittings was extremely poor. No comfortable chairs to sit in, no bedside tables. The bathroom was horrendous. There was black mould growing between the tiles surrounding the bath, and at times the bath water was almost black,...More

Thank Trisha453
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

My mom turned 60 and loves wildlife ! No better way to see this than 1.5 hour drive from JHB. We stayed at the Tlou Lodge at Mabalingwe. Check-in was super efficient and reception staff are great and friendly ! The rooms are set out...More

Thank emmaline s
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
Room types
Kitchenette
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Bela Bela
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Traveller (63)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"This is not a fancy hotel, but a lodge where animals walk around freely. No grass around the lodge, probably..."
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"Definitely not rooms 5 or 6"
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