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    Mabalingwe Nature Reserve

    R516 Rooiberg Road, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good37%
    • Average21%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible10%
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    “ladies bar” (10 reviews)
    “game drives” (31 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Tennis Court
    Free Wifi
    Golf course
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    1 - 5 of 184 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    For a Big 5 resort, the game view was below average. Good couple of Nyala's and 2 Rhino's at a feeding place. We expected to see more normal game. Although it being a large reserve, there are several game viewing vehicles and one would expect...More

    Thank koosp993
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our stay there was to unwind and have some family time. I was not impressed with the game viewing but we enjoyed visiting the Oasis. We found the warthogs and vervet monkeys to be very familiar as though they are fed by guests. They certainly...More

    Thank Zorro5991
    Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Public Relations Manager at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Zorro5991. Thank you for your review. We appreciate all feedback so that we can ensure our guests have the best experience when they stay with us. It’s unfortunate that the game drive didn’t meet your expectations. We are happy that you enjoyed our Kalahari...More

    Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

    Great 3 days with friends only bush in a great weekend house with pool and barbecue A trip to the pup Oasis is a must to have a gin and tonic with lots of locals We had a great time with our game rides and...More

    Thank joergfitzek
    Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Public Relations Manager at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Joergfitzek. Thank you for your review and 5/5 rating. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Kalahari Oasis Bush Pub is definitely a must when visiting Mabalingwe. Thanks for the drink recommendation :) The game drives should be...More

    Reviewed June 12, 2017

    Needed a week-end break-away from home, and to celebrate a peaceful wife's birthday. This was the perfect choice. Tranquil and beautiful to be one with nature, the resort has everything you need, with good quality accommodation and facilities. Will definitely returnMore

    Thank anthony_vanlouw
    Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Public Relations Manager at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Anthony. Thank you for the awesome review and 5/5 rating. We are delighted that you chose to stay with us for your weekend breakaway. It’s always good to take a break from the busy city. It’s great to read that you enjoyed the facilities...More

    Reviewed May 20, 2017

    I have been visiting mabalingwe for 28 years. We visited during the first week in may and I have never been so disappointed. The chalet was absolutely filthy on arrival. The linen in the loft on the beds that my kids were supposed to sleep...More

    8  Thank dalemello426south
    Response from Resort_Spokesperson, Public Relations Manager at Mabalingwe Nature ReserveResponded May 23, 2017

    Hi dalemello426south. Thank you for your review. We are disappointed to read that you did not have an enjoyable experience at Mabalingwe. We appreciate all feedback and would have welcomed the opportunity to address any additional concerns you had while you stayed with us. We...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Bela Bela
    • Also Known As
    • Mabalingwe Nature Reserve Hotel Limpopo Province
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    Response from Jane N | Reviewed this property |
    I'm afraid that I cannot answer your question, but there might be the information you are looking for on their website. Failing that, you could e-mail them. I got lots of information that way. Good luck!
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