Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Bela Bela

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#3 of 8 in Parks in Bela Bela
See the big five game and other wildlife in their natural habitat at Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, home to hippos, giraffes, and sable antelopes, among 36 species of mammals. Set in the shadows of the mountains and unspoiled bushveld, this malaria-free area provides ample activities like game drives, feeding drives, and horseback safaris, while bird-watchers can try to spot some of the 220 species. Other facilities include heated pools, cold swimming pools, and sport courts. A souvenir shop is also available. See Mabalingwe Nature Reserve and all Bela Bela has to offer by arranging your trip with our Bela Bela trip planner.
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  • Beautiful resort with nature scenery and animals roaming around the camps. This is an peaceful environment and trips can be booked to do safari drives to see the wildlife. Different camps to stay but....  more »
  • What a disaster. During a week-long tent stay at the Mabalingwe nature reserve, Lightning destroyed the camp water booster pump. After the pathetic maintenance personnel took three days to perform a....  more »
  • Average service - Maintenance work done on the walk way to the chalet from very early till about 4 -5 pm in the afternoons. Original chalet was not given to us as booked by the original reservation...  more »

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