Hans Merensky estate has been built on grand scale, and the number of hotel rooms continues to expand. However, having been there several times, I note that many areas of the construction have not progressed much in several years - for example there is supposed to be a gym and a big outdoor swimming pool but both have been in disrepair for many years.
The golf course is excellent, and the estate is a spectacular experience (one can go looking at game including giraffes, impala, hippo and crocodile from your golf buggy around the golf course).
However, it appears that they are not getting enough business, and therefore quality of various facilities varies a lot, and maintenance is not always prompt. Service can also be quite mixed.
Go, but with low-ish expectations, and enjoy it as a rustic bush experience with touches of grandeur.
Take the lodges, not the hotel rooms...
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