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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at this lodge for three nights as part of a package with Gate 1 Travel. It was a lovely lodge/resort---we definitely were not "roughing it". The buffet was excellent, the grounds were beautiful, and our guide Jimmy was adept at spotting animals. This...More

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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear FranMilwaukee - Thank you for sharing your impressions of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and we very much hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Mabula is so close to Jhb that it's to breakaway for a few days without spending most of your time travelling, but far enough to know you're away from home. It was a great trip, albeit for business as the staff are always on hand...More

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Thank ddee7808
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Dear ddee7808 - Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear that the Mabula team took such good care of you, and honoured that you would recommend Mabula to future travellers - thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently spent 4 days at Mabula and had an excellent experience. The main lodge area is very spacious and welcoming. The accommodation is in small lodges dotted around the grounds and also bright and airy - be careful leaving your doors and windows open...More

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Thank Christine1309
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christine1309 - Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recent stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us, and especially the safari activities. We hope you will visit again soon...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Mabula Game Lodge as part of a tour throughout South Africa. The game reserve is somewhere between an open plain zoo and a national park, with some of the animals being supplemented, and the lions and elephants separated by fencing. Also, the...More

Thank Neil D
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Neil D - Thank you for taking the time to write your very detailed review of your stay at Mabula Game Lodge. We really appreciate all your feedback, both on the aspects you enjoyed and those where you felt that we can still improve.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were well kept, linen fresh and crispy. The daily cleaning staff were very helpful and conversant with everything that is available on the property as were all the other employees. The only flaw was the lady handling the safari bookings which went south...More

Thank J C P
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Mabula Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear J C P - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Mabula Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear that we were able to ensure that you had a wonderful safari experience.

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Jeremy R
21 March 2018|
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Hi Jeremy R - Thanks for your message and we look forward to welcoming you and your girlfriend to Mabula Game Lodge next month. Yes, we do cater for guests with severe allergies. Each meal the chef will walk with you and... More
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Bobbles C
14 March 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Bobbles C - Thank you for your question and your interest in visiting Mabula Game Lodge. We do have family drives where children can accompany parents on a game drive but they will not be going to Madjuma Reserve then... More
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TajMahalPrincess
8 March 2018|
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Hi TajMahalPrincess - Thank you for your question - we're looking forward to welcoming you to Mabula Game Lodge in October. Breakfast at Mabula is buffet style, but with eggs cooked to order as required. You'll find that... More
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"On arrival ensure that your safari has been booked and the collecting times and where has been confirmed"
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