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Kololo Game Reserve

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Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
Kololo Game Reserve
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brussels
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The lodge is superb. Perfectly furnished, providing very good food. What we enjoyed most is the possibility of visiting both Waterberg game reserve and strolling around the Kololo reserve which makes for great trekking. There were however two issues with the booking (made through an agent) which cpuld only be partly resolved. The announced pick-up service at the main junction... More 

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Thank you for your review. Information provision to customers is very important to us. We will contact the travel agent to make sure they are better informed about the service we offer. More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very attentive and catered to every need we had. Although this was the case it would have been nice to know that there wasn't anywhere to purchase food/ drink nearby- having stayed in numerous reserves there has always been a small shop where things like milk and snacks could be bought. The nearest shop was 40 mins... More 

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Thank you for your review! It is definitely important to do some grocery shopping on your way to Kololo. Should you be in need of anything, you can always ask our staff members, they might be able to bring it with them when they drive to Vaalwater. More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We just came back from our vacation in south Africa .( 2 adults 1 child) we choose kololo game reserve , after searching at the internet , we are not sorry for our choice not for a minute,the only thing we are sorry for ,is that we stayed only for 2 nights. The place is magnificent , the game drive... More 

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Thank you very much for your lovely review. It was our pleasure having you on Kololo and we hope to see you again sometime! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

What a fantastic Easter break we had at Kololo. We stayed in Queens cottage which was more then we could dream of! How lovely, how peaceful! Everyone who works on the premises is so accommodating. We went to have supper at the restaurant to find out that there was lamb on the menu for that evening. Our party of three... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Very helpful, always willing to help staff, Rangers Lynette and Ryan were very knowledgable and willing to go the extra step to make you go feel good. Justice ( one of the managers ) the kitchen people and all rest of the crew were also great. Food was good, clean beautiful rooms. The one dissapointment was the Big 5 games... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

we were staying here for 4 nights. Had an amazing time; enjoying the gamedrives in Welgevonden where we saw many elephants, rhinos,a hippo and of course giraffes, zebra's etc. There's also possibility to bike, walk around or having a picknick at the private area, also part of the Lodge(with zebra's, giraffes). Beautiful spacious acommodation , swimming pool to relax, good... More 

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Bedankt voor uw beoordeling. It was a pleasure having you stay at our lodge! More 

Ijmuiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Situated in a nice area and with a luxe accomodation, organized with very nice personal, Kololo is a must for anyone who travels the nothern part of South Afrika.Speical the possibility to walk freely over the site along not dangerous animals is fantastic. Good food completes it all.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

to reserve as an airline crew they are so easy to book understanding warm welcome beautiful house fantastique ranger Ryan staff very friendly you feel so welcome when you do your first safari perfect not so far to travel from JNB also for kids very good

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We spent a night over the lodge and had the safari drive and a self guided walk along the park. We had a very nice time and saw many nice antilopes as well as a Girrafes, zebra and wildebeasts (mainly in the plane area, most of the other walks/drive we saw muchl . We slpet in the kingf isher chalet... More 

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Almere, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Very friendly welcome and staff in general. Stayed in Kudu lodge, enjoyed the atmosphere and high standard of comfort. Drivers game drives enthousiastic and very good knowledge of surroundings and animals, very educative. Love to come back again for longer stay !

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