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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Machaton private camp for 3 days in January 2019. We were 10 people (6 adults and 4 kids) so we occupied all the three huts which made it very special, since that meant we were the only guests. The staff is brilliant, the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful time being pampered with great food, friendly hospitable staff and exciting game drives!! There is only 6 guests maximum within the camp, which provided a quiet environment and there was a private plunge pool on our back patio...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jason B
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Beautiful location - spacious room with adjoining room and outdoor seating and shower - our room had a water hotel on the back and at nights we could witness elephants and water hogs come to drink water. It was amazing. Firstly the warm and efficient...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Pervin D
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I cannot say enough good things about this lodge. The rooms were spacious and very comfortable. The food was outstanding and most importantly, the game drives were spectacular. We were able to see all of the big five and much more. I can't thank Nicole...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Nick C
Reviewed April 21, 2018

The Staff at Machaton were fabulous. Led by the very passionate and warm Nicole - the team are professional, kind and very hospitable. The rooms are lovely, welcoming and very comfortable. The facilities and meals were an absolute delight (thanks Thompson!) The safari experience was...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Description
Machaton Private Camp is an intimate and exclusive camp offering a secluded and private safari experience and is situated within the world renowned and breathtakingly beautiful Timbavati Private Nature More Reserve, which forms part of the Greater Kruger Park. The camp consists of the main building which features a lounge, kitchen and covered verandah, as well as 3 individual luxury suites. Each suite offers a large en-suite bedroom, a well-appointed bathroom with an outdoor shower, a dayroom with a sumptuous daybed and a large terrace, allowing guests to either enjoy the main areas together or retreat in private to the suite. Privacy is guaranteed thanks to the careful placement of the suites and privacy walls, ensuring a tranquil and intimate stay. Machaton Private Camp may be booked either on a per suite basis or a sole-use basis and includes a field guide & tracker, butler, chef, housekeeper and groundsman. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
$1,170 - $1,349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Machaton Private Camp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
$1,170 - $1,349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Machaton Private Camp South Africa/Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (6)
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"There are only 3 and they are all brilliant"
justinzk
Apr 21, 2018
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"The room by the watering hole had more frequent animal visits. Ours by the river bed was a bit less active..."
SFWorld
Mar 10, 2018
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"best views, fantastic rooms with own terrace and outside shower"
841connied
Aug 30, 2017
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"Every bungalow is equally spectacular!"
jasonf410
Aug 21, 2017
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