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Marataba Safari Lodge

Marataba Safari Lodge

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  • - Lodge type; Luxury Safari Lodge
  • - Location; Marakele National Park
  • - Hotel size; 15 Tented Suites
  • - Recommended stay; 3-5 nights
Marataba Safari Lodge is situated in the Marakele National Park beneath the towering Waterberg Mountains, the lodge offers visitors a "Big 5" & "Malaria Free" safari experience second to none.

Marakele National Park is without question one of the most beautiful areas within the whole of South Africa. Contrasting mountain landscapes, grass-clad hills and deep valleys characterize the park, mix this with fantastic wildlife and birdlife and one has a safari destination like no other.

Located only 4 hours drive from Johannesburg make this the ideal luxury safari destination. There are also private air conditioned vehicle transfers available as well as a private airstrip close to the lodge for those who would be interested in flying into the National Park.

Rooms & Suites:

15 luxuriously appointed tented suites are on offer each with a private viewing deck looking out over the surrounding bushveld and meandering river below.

Other than each suite offering with a private viewing deck there is also his and hers basins and a dressing room as well as air-conditioning.

The huge bathrooms at Marataba offer up a a large free standing bath (big enough for two adults) as well as indoor and outdoor showers that take full advantage of the surrounding scenery.

Food & Wine:

Delicious gourmet meals with fresh African flavours are enjoyed either within the elegant dining area, outside in the gardens or under a glorious African sky in the boma. Bush breakfasts and dinners are also on cards, these are hosted deep in the surrounding bushveld.


Marataba Safari Lodge offer numerous safari activities, including;
- Morning and evening game drives
- Bush walks
- bird watching
- astronomy (night sky safaris)
- Specialist photographic safaris with Pete Oxford
- Bush breakfasts and dinners
- Boma dinners
- As well as children's activities


- With the Marataba National Park being Malaria Free, this makes it a perfect destination for families based safaris.
- Children of all ages are welcome at Marataba, Activities include;
- Private family safari drives
- Kiddie bush orientation
- Bug CSI
- Dung tracking
- Track pack with Plaster of Paris

  • Rates from: R 6100.00
  • Per person per night sharing
  • Rates are in South African Rands
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - RSA; from £ 611
  • USA - RSA; from $ 1390
  • EUR - RSA; from € 495
  • Subject to availability & T&C's

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  • +27 (0)21 788 2279
  • Mon - Fri 8:30am To 5:30pm (CAT)
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