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Kololo Game Reserve

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

Absolutely loved every minute of our stay at beautiful Kololo. Such a pleasure to let the kids roam free, exploring on their bikes and enjoying the outdoors. Game drive option at Welgevonden is such a win as you get to have the best of both worlds! Staff was simply amazing, incredibly friendly and always ready with a smile. Our stay... More 

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Vaalwater
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Sunblock, binoculars, a really good camera. Keep your eyes open, the animals are there. Steve is an amazing guide, trust his instincts. Be patient and you will find the animals. Do not be in hurry, take your time and observe the animals, appreciate their behavior in their natural habitat.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Our stay at Kololo has exceeded all our expectations. The reserves are breathtakingly beautiful, the facilities are of top quality, the food is good and due to the friendly staff, we felt more than welcome. This, combined with a great sense of privacy in our own lodge made our stay at Kololo an unforgettable experience, which I recommend to everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We went there in the first week end of June. We were well received. All the staff was perfect from dinner to game drives. The place allows you to bycicle in the kololo reserve which is very nice. You can also book for additional game drive. Very nice chalet with own fire place. At the end, great value.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Perfect place in middle of nature. Close to wild life. Unique location where you can cycle between zebras, wildebeast etc etc.. Very friendly and helpful staff, good restaurant and beautiful accommodation. We would love to come back!

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Thank you, Hope to meet you on Kololo again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Kololo Game Reserve is located on a beautiful reserve with it's own game. You can go cycling and walking in between the zebras, wildebeest, impalas etc which is great! The lodge has got a nice swimming pool with deck, two very nice terraces with a view over the valley. We stayed in Fish Eagle, which has got a nice view... More 

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Reeuwijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Friendly staff, delicious food, beautifull surroundings. We had a lot of privacy and luxury. The Big 5 are nearby, but you can also hike and bike. We would love to come back again!

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Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again sometime! More 

Koudekerk aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Kololo is a beautiful small resort in the Waterberg region. We stayed in a wonderful bungalow with a spectacular view on Kololo and Welgevonden. Breakfast and dinner are great, so is the service provided by all staffmembers. It is very attractive to families for the activities and the swimmingpool. Abolutely a place to come again.

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Accra, Ghana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We enjoyed a great stay with a group of 25 friends at Kololo. Friendly staff, good quality of the facility, good food and drinks. But above all: a great place to wander around (walking, bicycling) on the savanna, among the zebra's, giraffes and antelopes. And just around the corner the opportunity to do gamedrives, looking for the big five. Great!

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Heiloo, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Beautiful place to stay with your family. Friendly people who work there. On their own property they have some animals (no big 5) which you can see on their own game drive, or on foot, or by bike ( which you can rent). If you really want to see more animals such as the big five then make sure you... More 

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Thank you for your reply. On Kololo we have un abundance of plain game such as Kudu, Nyala, Impala, Zebra, Gnoe etc., but for the 5 big we do indeed recommend to book an optional game drive in Welgevonden Game Reserve. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kololo Game Reserve is situated in the beautiful province of Limpopo, South Africa, in the heart of the Waterberg biosphere. Vast, peaceful and incredibly beautiful, this is a fascinating destination with a rich cultural legacy and natural splendour.A malaria-free area, child friendly and home to a large variety of game, Kololo is a perfect safari destination. Visit neighbouring reserve Welgevonden Game Reserve (of which Kololo is also part) and view the Big 5 - lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo - or enjoy a sneak preview over the fence, from the comfort of your chalet at Kololo.Kololo has its own gate near the reception, which provides direct access to Welgevonden Game Reserve. Kololo therefore has a unique concept: the Big 5 and accommodation in a luxurious, comfortable lodge where only the safe wildlife roams free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kololo Game Reserve

Address: Bakkerspas, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
Price Range: $132 - $409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kololo Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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