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Mhlati Guest Cottages

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4.0 of 5
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206 Tambotie Street Mhlatikop, Malelane 1320, South Africa
Mhlati Guest Cottages
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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JHB
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took family from Oz to see the Kruger and stayed with Eric, Jan and Jermey again and yes we were not disappointed. They are truley amazing and made our stay fantastic. We will return again. The accomodation is rellay well looked after.

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Sydney, Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start....? I travelled from Sydney to Malelane for a few days in the Kruger Park Game Reserve. The location of Mhlati was perfect, just outside Malelane Gate. It was whisper quiet, immaculate in design and décor and a never want to leave your room experience. The breakfast was absolutely delicious. The service was first class and the... More 

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Franschhoek, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third stay at Mhlati and simply the best in this area! The fact that this classy guesthouse is owner run makes all of the difference. Egg's benedict prepared by the owner himself was simply delicious. It's the care and attention to detail that makes your stay here. You can feel the pride oozing from the team! Thanks... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Malelane between 13-16 June and stayed at this guest house. Eric and Janet are very warm and welcoming in their hospitality. They lend a personal touch to the breakfast and general upkeep of the place. The rooms with the thatched roofs and ethnic interior give a very homely feel, with the right amount of comfort. Definitely recommended... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Just ten minutes away from one of the main gates to Kruger National Park, this superb guest cottage is a great base for your safari. Eric and Jan are perfect hosts: friendly, accommodating and very helpful. They happily direct you toward activities and restaurants in the area and can offer tips and secrets that will enhance your Kruger visit. The... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Travelled to Malelane for a week for work - Such a lovely bed and breakfast. Service was great and the conversation was even better. Close to nice touristy places. Jan and Eric are wonderful hosts. Definitely give this place a visit if it's ever on your way somewhere that goes past there - totally worth it.

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mhlati, Manager at Mhlati Guest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We do endeavour to make your stay as comfortable as possible and make you feel at home. Your comments show that we are doing the right thing and hoping to continue to strive for improvement. Thanks and kindest regards Mhlati Team More 

Roodepoort, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My family and I stayed at this Guest Cottage between the 27th & 30th Dec 2014. The staff is very friendly and we loved their breakfast - especially their nicely prepared Egg Benedict. Overall, great food. Great people. The scenery is wonderful as can be expected from a tropical province. The fact that the Kruger National Park's Malalane entrance Gate... More 

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mhlati, Manager at Mhlati Guest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Lance and excuse me for taking so long to get back to everyone. We have noted your concern and will endeavour to address those we can do. Kind regards Mhlati Team More 

Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We returned to Mhlati,since Janet and Eric did offer us in the past such an excellent service, that being in the neighbourhood we have to return to them. This time we were very much surprised, they bought the villa next to them to and have turned it into a more than great lodge with own swimmingpool and it is very... More 

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mhlati, Manager at Mhlati Guest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We love the idea that our guests see us as family and strive to make your stay as memorable as possible. Kind regards Mhlati Team More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights in December before going into Kruger. Very nice cottages in a lovely garden with 2 nice pools. There was only one restaurant close by, Hamiltons - fortunately it was a good one! The owners very welcoming as well as their cute dogs.

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mhlati, Manager at Mhlati Guest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you liked us. Please like us on Facebook too. Kind regards Mhlati More 

Sandton, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We have been going to this guest cottage for over two years ! Stunning bedrooms, easy access to Malelane gate and stunning people. Breakfast is unbelievable .. do try the eggs benedict ! It is an absolute must !!

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mhlati, Manager at Mhlati Guest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and particularly our breakfasts which we are proud of. Kind regards Mhlati Team More 

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