Little Garonga

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
12 Selati Portion, Makalali Game Reserve, Gravelotte, 1390, South Africa
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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Little Garonga in Gravelotte, you'll be in a national park and steps from Makalali Game Reserve. This 4-star lodge is 6.9 mi (11.2 km) from Balule Game Reserve and 19 mi (30.6 km) from Boabab Tree at Leydsdorp.


Make yourself at home in one of the 3 air-conditioned guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.


You can experience a safari, and enjoy an outdoor pool. This lodge also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


This lodge is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Enjoy local and international cuisine at Little Garonga, a poolside restaurant which features a bar/lounge and a garden view. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Makalali Game Reserve - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Balule Game Reserve - 11.2 km / 6.9 mi
Boabab Tree at Leydsdorp - 30.6 km / 19 mi
Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate - 34.6 km / 21.5 mi
Klaserie Nature Reserve - 37.1 km / 23.1 mi
Grietjie Game Reserve - 40.6 km / 25.2 mi
Kapama Game Reserve - 40.7 km / 25.3 mi
Siyafunda Conservation - 48.2 km / 30 mi
Khamai Reptile Centre - 49.3 km / 30.6 mi
Jessica the Hippo - 51.1 km / 31.8 mi
The Big Hole - 51.5 km / 32 mi

The nearest airports are:
Hoedspruit (HDS) - 47 km / 29.2 mi
Phalaborwa (PHW-Hendrik Van Eck) - 53.5 km / 33.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to gate closures, access to this property is not permitted 5:30 PM-7 AM from June through August and 6 PM-7 AM from September through May.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: ZAR 240 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

This property is located in Greater Makalali Private Nature Reserve. The mandatory destination fee of ZAR 240 per person, per night comprises the park entry and conservation fees, collected at the property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -Outdoor pool - 1
  • -Couples/private dining
  • -Garden
  • -Firepit
  • -Outdoor furniture