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    Rattray's on MalaMala

    P.O. MalaMala, Skukuza, 1353, Kruger National Park 1353, South Africa
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    • Average1%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    MalaMala Main Camp
    309 reviews
    #1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Mala Mala Private Game Reserve
     
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    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    Our two boys are now in their mid-20's and we thought we'd push the boat out for a last big family holiday and this was just the most perfect 4 nights. Everything about this place is high class, without being stuffy, and for us it...More

    Thank Stes W
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at Rattray's on MalaMalaResponded 9 January 2017

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking time to write such a wonderful and very informative review about MalaMala. We are thrilled to know you had a fabulous game driving experience and your accommodation exceeded your expectations. We thrive to always meet our guests needs at...More

    Reviewed 18 December 2016

    We visited Rattrays at Mala Mala in mid November for 2 nights after starting our Safari at another lodge in the Timbivati region of the Kruger area. On arrival we had a basic check-in process as our reservation was pre-paid and we met our host/ranger...More

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    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, General Manager at Rattray's on MalaMalaResponded 10 January 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting your comments on Rattray’s on MalaMala via Trip Advisor – we are always saddened to read when our valued guests do not wish to return and have therefore given your report serious consideration and review. We are delighted to...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

    Rattray's was extremely well appointed, "His" and "Her's" bathrooms are great to have as was the private plunge pool and outside shower. Great thought has gone into the ample facilities. The suites were spaced apart nicely and every suite provides good privacy. The ample desk...More

    1  Thank Eugene K
    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    The game viewing at Mala Mala Reserve was FANTASTIC! The Rattray's lodge is a real luxury gem in the African wilderness. Our ranger Fritz was an excellent tracker-driver-teacher-entertainer. We saw all the "big 5" animals plus much, much more. Beside the numerous animal encounters during...More

    Thank Gregory K
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at Rattray's on MalaMalaResponded 15 December 2016

    Dear Traveler, Thank you for writing such a wonderful review about MalaMala. We are pleased to know that your safari stay with us has been a highlight of your life and you got to enjoy an exceptional game-viewing experience. We are looking forward to welcome...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    This is the World famous Mala Mala Game Reserve. It provided everything a Gues could need. Service is impeccable and the Ranger's are not only there to tke Game Drives, but also to look after every need a guest could want. The main lounge is...More

    Thank 42markbriggs
    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve, Marketing at Rattray's on MalaMalaResponded 21 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking time to write a review on MalaMala Game Reserve. We are pleased you had a great stay with us and all your expectations were exceeded . It is such an honor for us to be rated the best by...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$2,448 - US$2,518 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve >
    • Mala Mala Private Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Mala Mala Rattray`s Camp Hotel Mala Mala Private Game Reserve ,
    • Rattray's On MalaMala Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Fiona H
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    Response from MalaMalaGameReserve | Property representative |
    Hi there For information on the weather at MalaMala please visit the weather page, under useful information on our website. As far as wildlife goes there is not much difference in the viewing - it is spectacular all year... More
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    "if with family stay at the main lodge but if a couple you MUST stay at Rattrays"
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    "All the rooms have a view of the river"
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    "All 8 rooms face the river. All are very private."
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    "All of the rooms overlook the river"
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