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Monateng Safari Lodge

PO Box 15318 | Lynn East, Pretoria, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

There is not enough activities for the children. Some sick human decided to use the swimming pool as a toilet, on Saturday & Sunday! Absolutely revolting! The games room for the children was stuffy and all the games you need to pay for! The game drive is not great, it better to go to your zoo because the game is... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Visited the lodge during peak summer. The weather was very hot which meant the insects, especially flies, were invading the chalet in full force. Take lots of bug spray. Only the main dining and lounge area was air conditioned, the rooms were very stuffy. The cleaning services left a lot the be desired, the dishes all had bits of food... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I am writing this letter while I am still fuming. Please don’t even think of not publishing this as I am sending the same response to Hello Peter and all other Internet users and friends. So it WILL be viewed. I was approached telephonically several times during the past few weeks to visit MONATENG SAFARI LODGE as I have won... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We just got back having spent a long weekend here with some friends. Gold Crown implies 5 Star accommodation which it is not. It is however very comfortable and has everything you need for a weekend. There was more than enough room in our chalet for 4 adults which had 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Our chalet was fully serviced... More

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Alberton, South Africa
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Not Gold Crown status & very limited walking area basically just around the chalets. Pity that they don't have any hot tubs & spa's in a main facility to relax & enjoy oneself in. The restaurant is not up to standard & needs to put more choices on their menu. A radio would also be nice to have for a... More

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Senior Contributor
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12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Nice, clean and comfortable accommodation with good braai facilities and with lots of amenities for younger people. However, no self drive game viewing is allowed and you have to pay for every game drive organised by the lodge itself. There is very little space for walking and then also only in the vicinity of the chalets and not in the... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

What a hideaway! At the doorsteps of the big cities. Quiet and clean, with animals roaming around the chalets and some saying hello at your doorstep. Chalets clean and rooms spacious. Yes, the Dstv channels are limited but who want to stay all the time in chalets watching TV? The swimming pool, bar and restaurant is great. All in all,... More

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Phalaborwa, South Africa
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

They always say different strokes for different folks...so when reviewing my stay at Monateng I have to admit that, yes there were no pool towels, yes the dstv was limited, yes there is no big five...but hey! For the amount of points you exchange and the value you get, I would give it a thumbs up! Clean, quiet, serene, tranquil...oh... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

Relaxed and quiet. Chalets are comfortable and spacious. Dstv is very limited, no cartoon network, only the one Disney channel, kyknet, .net, few movie channels and sport channels and there is no ATM onsite so make sure you bring some cash. There are no phones in your chalet so a cellphone is important to have on hand to contact reception.IThe... More

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

Put in short........you gotta be there to love it, from the Guard at the Main gates to the wild life that passes your front porch in the evenings. Fantastic!!!!!!!

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Also Known As:
Monateng Safari Hotel Pretoria
Monateng Safari Hotel
Address: PO Box 15318 | Lynn East, Pretoria, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 62 Specialty lodging in Pretoria
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Monateng is located in a tranquil environment on an exquisite bushveld property. It’s conveniently situated only 30 minutes from Pretoria – the perfect breakaway from the city lights. Book your Monateng getaway now - this RCI Gold Crown Resort is the ideal venue to relax and unwind.Our chalets vary from 4-sleeper units to very spacious 8-sleeper units – perfect for the whole family. All chalets have a television, granite counters, a fridge, a freezer, a microwave oven, a tabletop stove and built in oven, a toaster, an electric kettle, cutlery and crockery. For the more adventurous, we offer a top-class caravan park. Our grassed normal stands have electricity and share a communal ablution block. But the luxury stands are our pride and joy. Each has its own private bathroom, kitchen and built-in braai. The separate kitchen contains a double-door fridge, a microwave oven, a kettle, a toaster, a kitchen sink, kitchen cupboards and a dishwasher. This is definitely the best (and most comfortable) camping experience you will ever have!Monateng’s on-site facilities include a swimming pool, an outdoor chess set, bicycles, a putt-putt course, a volleyball court, a tennis court, a spacious playground for children, a games room, a library, a fantastic Super tube at the Caravan Park and guided game drives. ... more   less 

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