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Hanglip Mountain Lodge

Sterkrivier Rd | Lower Escarpment, Entabeni Game Reserve, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the best weekends away we have had, this place was amazing! Everything about the lodge was great - the staff, the rooms, the food, the setting. Our ranger was well-informed and fun and we saw some great game too. The perfect place for a relaxed weekend away in the Waterberg!

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear nadine528 We are thrilled to read about your wonderful weekend in the Waterberg. Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food, friendly service and beautiful setting. We will be sure to pass on your message to the Hanglip Team and look forward to welcoming you... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful weekend at this exquisite lodge that completely exceeded our expectations. The staff were very friendly and so helpful and the guide was fun and well-informed, not to mention against a beautiful setting! This was definitely one of the best lodges that we've experienced!

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear scott_mather Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Hanglip Mountain Lodge. We are delighted to hear about your wonderful getaway in the Waterberg and that this was one of the best lodges you have ever experienced. We will be sure to pass on your message to the Hanglip Team and look forward to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hanglip is a wonderful experience on par with Madikwe but only 3 hours by car from Johannesburg and at rates below similar deals at Madikwe. The experience is enhanced by the extremely accomodating staff and knowledgeable rangers. We had Michael as our ranger and he was wonderful. He has a great sense of humour and entertained our kids all between... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Charl999 We are thrilled to read about you fantastic stay at Hanglip Mountain Lodge. Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review and for the lovely comments you included of what made your stay with us extra special. We will definately pass on your message to Michael, Kezias and the rest of the... More 

Somerset West, South Africa
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great experience. Me and my wife visited Entabeni 15 years ago and stayed in the Wildside camp when it was still fenced off. This time around we went with our girls(10 & 8) and we all enjoyed it immensely. The food was great, the animals plenty and our ranger Amos made it even better with his personal connection... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 209stephanh We are delighted to hear that you returned to Entabeni Safari Conservancy and that you and your family had a wonderful bush experience. Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for the details included. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food, game viewing and overall experience. We will be... More 

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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was my second visit to Hanglip lodge in Entabeni Reserve. Again a brilliant experience. We were only there for 2 nights, but we managed 4 game drives in that short time. Each drive is between 3 and 4 hours long. There are not a lot of places where you can spend almost 8 hours per day on a Cruiser... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Nicolai V Thank you very much for taking the time to write a detailed review of your stay at Hanglip Mountain Lodge. We are delighted to hear that the service, food, accommodation and wine was just good on your second visit. Thank you for mentioning your game drive experience and for highlighting the elements that made your stay extra... More 

Capetown
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

this has to be the best experience I have ever had. Such a special place with 5 star service. We were so comfortable, the food was amazing, the facilities superb and the staff just wonderful. The game drives, led by Amos and Ephraim were so fabulous. What a place. I am a nervous traveller and in the middle of the... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 650tamarar We are absolutely thrilled to hear that your stay at Hanglip Mountain Lodge was one of the best experiences of your life! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for mentioning the team members who made your stay extra special. We will be sure to pass on your message to Amos, Ephraim... More 

Townsville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a true African experience I would highly recommend Hanglip! We were here as part of a marathon group but I feel the experience would still be just as amazing if you were here for a holiday. The staff including chef Grace and Cassius provided meals that never left you going hungry. The rangers Ephraim and... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tamara R Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Hanglip Mountain Lodge and for sharing your experience with us. We are absolutely thrilled to hear that you received the Legendary service we always strive to provide and that food & game drives especially left you with an amazing African experience. We will be... More 

New York
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58 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We enjoyed our stay. Our facilities were 1st rate. Our lodge was beautiful and very comfortable. Our meals were excellent and the staff was excellent in every way. My only criticism is being charged for water ordered during our meals. The game drives were a little disappointing for us, although our ranger, Jacob was excellent, caring, very knowledgeable and also... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Manny B Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on our lodge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, especially the picnic on the mountain, service, accommodation and expertise provided by your ranger. As the 22 000ha conservancy is filled with wild animals, in their natural habitat, all game... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I decided to spoil my fiance for his birthday by taking him to Hanglip Mountain Lodge on the Entabeni Game Reserve. Never thought that it would be possible for any place to exceed my expectations like they did. It is an unbelievable place. Check in was swift and professional, the rooms and bathrooms are absolutely lovely. Loved the fireplace and... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ElsuG We are delighted to hear about your unforgettable experience. Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for including the elements which made your stay extra special. We will be sure to pass on your message to Ephraim and the rest of the Hanglip Team and look forward to welcoming you back in... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We stayed here for the last 3 days of our recent trip to Africa. We had last stayed at Hanglip 5 years ago and we weren't dissapointed on our return. Hanglip is an amazing game lodge and we love the fact that it is unfenced allowing for up close encounters with the animals. There is nothing quite like sitting on... More 

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MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Hanglip Mountain Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Hayley F Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed another stay at Hanglip Mountain Lodge and that you experienced the Legendary service that we always strive to provide. Thank you for including the details of what make your trip a memorable one. We will be sure to give your review... More 

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