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Kololo Game Reserve

4.0 of 5 Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Venlo, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we spent 2 nights in Kololo in sept 2014. it was superb. we went to a nearby game reserve ( welgevonden) en had our very first safari. the day after we had a drive on kololo itself. both were very satisfying. The lodge was beautiful en the staff was very friendly. the dinners were tasty en affordable. we will certainly... More

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Joburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very family friendly lodge. We could take our 0 and 3 year olds on the game drives and had nice game viewing including elefants and rhinos. Kololo itsself has lots of game and provides good possibility to walk through nature and watch game close up. Especially the giraffes were great and were directly looking into our bedroom at night. Great... More

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Thank you for your review. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with your kids! More

London
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have travelled a lot in South Africa and after our recent first visit Kololo has to be one of our favourites. The accommodation is clean and comfortable and the food good. The staff were, without exception, wonderful: friendly, helpful, professional and efficient. It was great to be in a reserve where we could walk freely and enjoy seeing the... More

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Poortugaal, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Felt very welcome, location and accomodation super, see my ratings. However the diner could be much better, is very skinny in opposite of the location and price. Breakfast was ok. Safari at Welgevonden was disapointing, nature was very beautiful but hardly any animals.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. Sorry to hear that you didn't see many wildlife in Welgevonden. I hope you have enjoyed your stay nonetheless. More

Centurion, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful place to stay, friendly and helpful staff, excellent food. Enjoyed the game drives and walking trips. We stayed in one of the 3 bedroomed cottages, lots of space, beautifully appointed. Our only regret...having to go home after only 2 nights. We will definitely stay longer next time.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

A most wonderful and relaxing holiday with great service and warm hospitality in a unique location. Watching the giraffes from the balcony of our chalet was great fun. Game drives amongst the big five in the adjacent game reserve was ideal.

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Nijverdal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Our stay at Kololo was a very relaxed stay for two nights. The chalet Weaver offers everything you need included a very good fireplace to keep the room warm during the evening. The employees where very friendly and willing to help us with any question we had.

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Helmond, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

After one night in Johannesburg and 2 nights in Pretoria we were pleasantly surprised at Kololo. What a beautiful place, what a quietness. We enjoyed very much the possibility to walk through the reserve and use the mountainbikes. With the bikes we were able to come very close to the beautifull animals like zebras, giraffes, wildebeests, warthogs, kudus and of... More

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Uithoorn, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We had an very enjoyable stay, the kids safari was received very well by our daughter, Natalie was a great translator and assistant ranger! We very upgraded too and loved the house we got! The view of the deck was wonderfull!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We had a great time at Kololo. However when it was time to see the Big 5 at the neighbouring game reserve only two of the big 5 showed up. The other 3 well have to go back for. Thank you fire everything. Great times

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Address: Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
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Hotel Class:4 star — Kololo Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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