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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

With our family we had an amazing 2,5 weeks holiday in South africa and Botswana organised by the owners Rex and Natasha. Their lodge is beautifull and very comfortable with enough things to do for everyone. The typical south african brai works perfect and their cook is excellent and makes great food. Rex and Natasha are grest people to be...

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed July 23, 2016

We had a lovely 3 week holiday in the North East of South-Africa organized by Zazoe Experience. Visited 5 wild reserves and stayed in all 7 days in the ZaZoe lodge. The owners, Rex and Natascha, show great hospitality and their ZaZoe lodge is comfortable, great food and a good starting point for visiting nearby wild reserves as well as...

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Duisburg, Germany
Reviewed June 9, 2016

very calm small lodge in the bush but only 400m away from the road. Very friendly host, good communal kitchen, bar and brai opportunity. We would recommend it. A lot of potholes on the road R572 so drive slowly.

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed April 8, 2015

We used this lodge as a stopover between Johannesburg and Nata - it is perfectly positioned for this and has 4 border posts in the vicinity. We loved our rondovel and the ambiance of the place. The food was excellent and we really enjoyed Rex's company. I wish we had stayed longer though!

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Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Zazoe for 2 weeks to do a voluntary project at the local Swartwater school. Owners Natasha and Rex score a 10 out of 10 for there lodge and above all for their hospitality. The lodge is safe, the little bungalows have great beds and dito showers. The local chef surprised us with great cooking with local product...

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Randfontein
Reviewed May 4, 2014

Friendly staff. Hunting camp in superb condition at all times. Great kitchen and fridge facilities. Impressive guides with irreplaceable skills. Good hunting ground for walk and stalk as well as bow-hunting from several hides. Various trophy and biltong game available. Fine slaughter facilities with experts butchers. The owners are always available and a pleasure to have around.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 6, 2014

This was arguably the best place we stayed at on our tour of Limpopo and Kruger. We only stayed one night and were thoroughly spoiled with a private game drive through their reserve, a delicious dinner and breakfast. They even said there was no rush for us to leave. If we ever visit this area again we will be staying...

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Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 14, 2013

We used this lodge as a stopover on our way to Botswana, coming from Joburg. The lady of the house was more than friendly she did everything possible to make our one night the perfect one, and she succeeded. She was very good company and the diner was terrific. As the title says. It is worthwile to stay longer here...

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Schiedam, The Netherlands
Reviewed June 12, 2013

Two years ago we stayed at ZaZoe for two days. We loved it! Rex, Natascha and the staff did everything to make us feel welcome. The rondavels are nice and clean and the meals were delicious. The gamedrives in their own gamereserve are great and we also made a ride through their reserve on a quad. There is a lot...

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UK
Reviewed June 11, 2013

After travelling throughout South Africa for a month, {SA, Namibia and Botswana} one of our last stays was here at Zazoe with Rex and Natascha. The drive from Martins Drift border post was a long one, but we did eventually get there...and on the 30th April no less as it was 'Koninginnedag' - or should I now say "Koningsdag" ....

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ZaZoe Xperience & Lodge offers a true South African bushveld experience in a malaria free area. Based in the northern part of Limpopo, close to the Botswana border. Ideal to unwind and relax as well as to get active and sportive. Lots of game, activities, workshops, tours and close to Botswana and Limpopo river. Game drives, walks as well as horse back rides. ZaZoe Xperience & Lodge offers everything from self-catering to a fully serviced stay. The small, intimate lodge with its thatched chalets is located in a 1,000 hectare private game park where you can enjoy the abundant bird life as well as all kinds of antelopes, giraffes, zebra, ostrich, warthogs and foxes. Even cheetah, leopard, hyena and jackal are spotted now and then, yet they come and go as they please. There are 7 chalets / rondawels with a maximum capacity of 18 guests. All rooms are equipped with lovely beds, en suite shower & toilet, air conditioning, free coffee & tea, fan and a veranda. It is the land of the beautiful Baobab trees as well as the Marula, Knob-Thorn, Jackal berry, Mopani thorn, Jacaranda's etc. ZaZoe Lodge is located near Swartwater in Limpopo and easy to find. It is mentioned on most maps of South Africa / Limpopo. It is up north, close to the Botswana border (Limpopo river), conveniently situated on the R572 between Tom Burke and Alldays. Come, relax and enjoy the bushveld for a couple of days. Or use our lodge as a quick stopover on your way to Botswana or Zimbabwe and/or south again. We are ideally situated between the border posts Platjan, Zanzibar and Grobler's Bridge / Martin's drift. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ZaZoe Xperience & Lodge

Address: Farm Holdrift 81 MR | Biesjesfontein 83, Swartwater 0622, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Swartwater
Price Range: $63 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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