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Marataba Mountain Lodge

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Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were lucky to spend one night at the Marataba Mountain Lodge - the last night of our Honeymoon Safari and we couldn't have dreamed of a better experience. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The food was delicious. The decor was...More

Thank Molly C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had a fantastic stay at the Marataba Mountain Lodge (formerly Trails Lodge). Although the rates are high, the lodge gives a good value for money. We especially liked the smaller-scale compared to the Safari Lodge. From a landscap perspective it does not get any...More

Thank JarnoSpanjers
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay at Marataba Lodge. Great game viewing and wonderful scenery, with lakes all around the reserve. Food was especially nice with home cooked food, freshly made and beautifully presented. We would highly recommend a stay.

Thank Angie J
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first safari and we may never be able to go on another one as we were so spoilt by this one. We had some amazing animal encounters from the very brief to the extended and from the classic to the unexpected. These...More

Thank RupertWooster
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Marataba was exceptional in every way. The food, the drives, the rooms, the staff, the setting, the design... We did a very special walk and our guide was super at getting the birds to come closer (I wont give away his trick) The game was...More

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Amenities
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Room Service
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$942 - US$1,412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Thabazimbi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Thabazimbi
#3 Quaint Hotel in Thabazimbi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$942 - US$1,412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Thabazimbi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Thabazimbi
#3 Quaint Hotel in Thabazimbi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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melissa D
9 June 2017|
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Response from Joe J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Melissa My wife walked with normal sneakers. Its better to wear jeans on the walks to protect your legs. Trail walks arent challenging at all. You walk on level ground for 2/3 hours. It was magnificent. We loved this... More
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"Rooms 4 and 5 are quite a walk up. Proper hiking boots/shoes. Long pants and tops."
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"All the cabins have beautiful views and are completely private - there are no wrong options"
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"All rooms provide excellent panoramic views. Guests must be able to climb steps. Room 1 is closest to the..."
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"There are only 5 rooms - rooms 1& 2 are the closest to the lodge"
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