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Idwala View – Mabalingwe Game Reserve

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Overview
5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
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This secluded, self-catering luxury nature reserve getaway offers you the best way to experience amazing African wildlife in the malaria-free Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. The house has spacious rooms that spill out to an expansive deck where a swimming pool, bar and sun deck await. Idwala View can accommodate 14 guests (up to 10 adults and 4 children) – perfect for family gatherings & large groups. Spend quality time together and enjoy the views of the glorious sunsets while sipping a sundowner. Beautifully decorated in a distinct South African flavour, inspired by Tretchikoff and the local street artists, this house is fully equipped. Enjoy breathtaking views from the deck. Go on game drives in your own Game Viewing Vehicle (extra cost of $75.00 per day). Be greeted in the morning by Klips...This secluded, self-catering luxury nature reserve getaway offers you the best way to experience amazing African wildlife in the malaria-free Mabalingwe Nature Reserve. The house has spacious rooms that spill out to an expansive deck where a swimming pool, bar and sun deck await. Idwala View can accommodate 14 guests (up to 10 adults and 4 children) – perfect for family gatherings & large groups. Spend quality time together and enjoy the views of the glorious sunsets while sipping a sundowner. Beautifully decorated in a distinct South African flavour, inspired by Tretchikoff and the local street artists, this house is fully equipped. Enjoy breathtaking views from the deck. Go on game drives in your own Game Viewing Vehicle (extra cost of $75.00 per day). Be greeted in the morning by Klipspringers and experience the magic of your own open air boma lit by a glowing fire and the Milky Way at night. All life's luxuries are also available to you from Wi-Fi internet access (Please note that free WIFI is available, but Mabalingwe is in a rural area near Bela-Bela and sometimes storms and bad weather can influence the WIFI connectivity), DSTV to a dishwasher and microwave. Laundry services are available as an added extra. Bedrooms Feature: • Quality thick sprung mattresses • 300 count Percale Cotton linen • Ample pillow selection • Ceiling fan • Quiet and Private • Free WIFI • Camp/Travel Cot with bedding available on request Kitchen Features: • Hob & Oven • Coffee Maker • Microwave • Dishwasher • 2 Fridges • Ice Machine • Toaster • Kettle • Steffani Water Purifier • Fully Equipped Swimming Pool: • The swimming pool does have a safety net for your convenience. 4 Roller beds with bedding (for children) are available at $18.00 per bed per night. You will be greeted by a couple of Klip Springers! Animals visit our watering hole regularly! We also offer the following at an additional cost: 1. Game Drive Vehicle (manual transmission) at $75.00 per day. Driver of the vehicle must be a licensed driver and over the age of 25. 2. In addition to beds for 10 guests, there are 4 roller beds with bedding that can be prepared at $18.00 per bed per night. 3. Daily cleaning service at $25.00 per day. 4. Wood at $2.00 per bag. 5. Heating of swimming pool to 28 degrees C at $25.00 a day. 6. Late Check-Out (after 10 am) – optional at $45.00 – can only be requested 2 days prior to check-out and will depend on availability. Please let us know if any of the above is required as it must be booked beforehand. We are Kind to our Environment At Idwala View we have created an eco-friendly system that is kind to the surrounding environment. We are striving to become one of the most environmentally friendly self-catering lodges in the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Ceiling Fans
TV
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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About the Owner
Lea D
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
Interaction with guests
Completely self-catering. Guests will have the house to themselves, but they will have access to 24-hour support if they need anything. Support is provided by contracted agents to ensure guests are always looked after and taken care of.
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About the neighbourhood
Idwala View lies within the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. The Reserve boasts rolling hills, spectacular scenery, and dams. With prolific bird-life and 36 species of wildlife, to mention just some of the wonders that await you. There is a range of outdoor facilities available: • Game drives (day and night) • Bird drives • Lion feeding • Horse riding • Hiking trails • Tennis • Mini golf • Archery • Squash • Paintball • Abseiling • Playground for children • Golf course at Elements Golf Estate which is an estate opposite Mabalingwe Enquiries for any of these activities can be made at the main reception and costs would be for the guests' account.
Getting around
Once at the Lodge guests will have access to a Game Viewing Vehicle (manual transmission) (at an extra cost of $75.00 per day) to get them around the Reserve or you can also drive in your own vehicle in certain areas of the Reserve.
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