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Bongani Mountain Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent a week at Bongani. Loved everything about it from the beautiful location high above the bush, to the individual thatched lodges and the wonderful wildlife that wandered freely around the grounds. To get to Bongani you have a 35 minute drive in an...More

Thank lovetotravel517
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set high up in the mountains, this is a wonderful lodge with lovely comfortable bungalows, exceptionally friendly and helpful staff and a peaceful atmosphere that is just fabulous. Travelling to the lodge is not for the faint-hearted and involves a 1 hour drive in safari...More

Thank jcoopergretna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had great days in Bongani Mountain Lodge. Our visit was too short but we enjoyed every single second. Paul and Elliot were our guides during our stay taking us to the games. We saw just one of the 5 big but it was impressive......More

Thank De_Scaquetti
Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear De_Scaquetti Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post such an amazing review. It is always so rewarding for the team when we receive such positive feedback. Also thank you for the great comment regarding our fantastic staff, We...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great location and setting. You may not see many animals during the safaris, but the experience of seeing animals next to your hut and waking up with the singing of the birds that live in your roof is unforgettable. The resort is luxurious and the...More

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Thank Celia L
Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Celia Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post such an amazing review. We hope to welcome you back here in the future for another adventure, and hopefully some more of our Big5 Kind regards Johan

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We decided to come back to Bongani Mountain Lodge after nearly 10 years because we found a great special for the three of us. We loved Bongani 10 years ago and I'm very happy to report it's every but as good as we remember, maybe...More

Thank Nicolas C
Response from Johan M, General Manager at Bongani Mountain LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nicolas C Thank you for staying with us again and for taking the time to post such an amazing review. It is always so rewarding for the team when we receive such positive feedback. I have also shared your feedback with Aaron and Sandile....More

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Adrian S
June 10, 2018|
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Response from De_Scaquetti | Reviewed this property |
No worries! Keep the breakfast and dinner since you will have a plenty of food there. Mama Africa is always caring to ensure that nobody is hungry!!! :-)
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ExpectingtheBest77
February 13, 2018|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
I was a single traveller and so were several other people. The package I had included game drives, and whereas no animal sighting is ever guaranteed, I saw lots - the guides there are excellent. Again, on the package I... More
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blueandwhitehoops
September 30, 2017|
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Response from raos1234 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with sorrow above But having said that I thoroughly enjoyed the food very homely lots of stews always a grill. --- didn't eat the Kudu having just seen it on the hoof but my other half said it was delicious!!!
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