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Melozhori Private Game Reserve

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Overview
4 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
12 guests
2 nights minimum
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Melozhori Game Reserve lies in the picturesque Cape folded mountains, adjacent to the tiny hamlet of Stormsvlei in the verdant Overberg district of the Western Cape and just under 200kms from Cape Town. And just like travellers of old, Melozhori is a natural place to pause on your journey through the beautiful and famous 'Garden Route'. This predator free game reserve is set on a breathtaking panoramic landscape with uninterrupted views and home to unique mix of indigenous fauna and flora. Each and every one of our passionate staff members will ensure you have a memorable stay, whether you just want to relax and unwind from the hustle and bustle of the city or enjoy a scenic game drive, relaxed walk or horseback safari with one of our specialist guides. The rambling thatched lodge sits com...Melozhori Game Reserve lies in the picturesque Cape folded mountains, adjacent to the tiny hamlet of Stormsvlei in the verdant Overberg district of the Western Cape and just under 200kms from Cape Town. And just like travellers of old, Melozhori is a natural place to pause on your journey through the beautiful and famous 'Garden Route'. This predator free game reserve is set on a breathtaking panoramic landscape with uninterrupted views and home to unique mix of indigenous fauna and flora. Each and every one of our passionate staff members will ensure you have a memorable stay, whether you just want to relax and unwind from the hustle and bustle of the city or enjoy a scenic game drive, relaxed walk or horseback safari with one of our specialist guides. The rambling thatched lodge sits comfortably on the slopes above a picturesque dam looking south-west towards the seemingly never ending folds of blue mountains. Entering the lodge, the most characteristic smell of Africa greets you - open thatch. The vast thatch roof that spans the magnificent lounge and dining area and the bedrooms to either side. Through glass doors, your eye is led over the timber deck and rim-flow pool, onto the mountains beyond; you feel instantly at ease. Every staff member is part of our family, committed to your comfort and relaxation, More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
• Please note no smoking is allowed on the reserve when going for walks. The vegetation may appear green but the risk of fire is high at all times. • Kindly note that smoking is not allowed indoors and all our rooms are fitted with smoke detectors. • Please do not litter, we strive to keep our reserve in a pristine condition.
Bathrooms
2 Half baths, 4 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Lientjie N
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic getaway. Peaceful, excellently kitted-out. Perfect for a couple trying to get away rom everyone. Staff were incredibly helpful. The Pod was immaculate with incredible braai facilities, wood fired oven and a fired hot-tub that made stargazing an out-of world experience. Definitely a hit. Goodluck...More

Date of stay: April 2021
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the lovely reviewe. We hope u will visit us again soon Warm regards Lientjie

Reviewed February 7, 2021

What a wonderful stay! The small things do matter, and this is what made our stay magical! The accommodation was super clean and we were met with the most delicious fresh bread. The hosts were so flexible and accommodating. The stay was peaceful and relaxing,...More

Date of stay: February 2021
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2021

Hi Melissa Thank you for the lovely review! We look foreard to having you visit us again!

Reviewed January 3, 2021

We were blown away by the amazing reserve and the gorgeous newly completed eco pod. The contemporary structure is perfectly perched on the landscape all on its own miles away from anything or anyone else. The deck is the best place for star gazing and...More

Date of stay: January 2021
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review Tracy. Being our first guest in the Pod makes this even more special Hope u will visit again soon

Reviewed December 7, 2020

We had a great weekend at Melozhori - but we could have done with an extra 2 days to totally unwind. The self-catering accommodation was more than adequate for the 4 adults (and 2 border collies), with all essentials on-site: Nespresso, kettle, microwave, air-conditioning, loads...More

Date of stay: December 2020
Thank tsnyders
Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Trevor Thank you for the lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back

Reviewed September 14, 2020

Just the breakaway that we needed. Everything was wonderful, from the moment we set foot onto the reserve until the moment we left. Amazing hospitality, setting, nature, views and accommodation. Game drive was extremely informative and interesting - learnt so much. The kol-kol hot tub...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Jana K
Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review. We hope to ser u again soon

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Reviewed July 28, 2020 via mobile

Melozhori is incredibly peaceful and restorative to the soul! The game drive with Marzanne was really informative and enjoyable. We also thoroughly enjoyed our hike amongst the ever entertaining springbok, black wildebeest and zebra who certainly put on a display of their vitality to avoid...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2020

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again

Reviewed July 28, 2020

Friendly staff. Awesome wild life. Interesting facts about wild life and nature. Quiet. Sunset paradise. Warm bed.

Date of stay: July 2020
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2020

Thank you for the review We hope to see you again

Reviewed April 12, 2020

Dear Mr. Bhorat, Lientjie, Coenraad and Melozhori team Afrokaans Film & Television would like to convey our sincere gratitude to the Melozhori Game Reserve for facilitating our film shoot from 9 -13 March 2020. The devoted, passionate team at Melozhori made this an unforgettable experience...More

Date of stay: March 2020
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2020

Thank you and we look forward to working with you guys again. It was an absolute pleasure hosting u

Reviewed March 5, 2020

Melozhori was the highlight of a wonderful trip in the Southern Cape. From the moment we arrived to our departure we were cosseted by the managers (Lientjie and Coenraad) hospitality and the shear luxury of the homestead. They managed to create an atmosphere that was...More

Date of stay: February 2020
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2020

Hi Michelangelo. Thank you for the lovely review. It was great to meet you and Corinne and Leandro. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you will visit again.

Reviewed March 1, 2020

This is a fantastic and peaceful place for 2 – 3 nights for enjoying the hospitality of the 2 managers (Lientjie/Coenraad) and their staff. All activities will be tailored and designed according to your needs and wishes. We have enjoyed all meals prepared by Lientjie...More

Date of stay: February 2020
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Jet41117850124, VR Owner at Melozhori Private Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2020

Hi Werner Thank you for the lovely review. It was great to meet you and Rosmari and so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Patio
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Private Yard
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighborhood
We are situated just off the Garden Route on the Robertson Wine Valley Route and approximately 90 km from Cape Aghulhas
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Frequently Asked Questions about Melozhori Private Game Reserve

  • Melozhori Private Game Reserve is able to accommodate up to 12 guests. See all property details.

  • Melozhori Private Game Reserve has 6 bathrooms available. See all property details.

  • Melozhori Private Game Reserve has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Melozhori Private Game Reserve must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.