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Gold List 2009

MalaMala Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 

Kruger National Park
South Africa

Tel: 27 11 442 2267

Land at the reserve's airstrip and "you fly into a vast expanse of green, pristine nature." Accommodations at the three camps are either in rondavel-style abodes or airy aristocratic buildings with white paneled ceilings. "You shouldn't expect gourmet meals," but the traditional cuisine is "full of flavor." Big Five spottings include "multiple leopard sightings."

(33 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Game drives, Pool

Overall Score: 93.2

  • Rooms: 91.4
  • Service: 92.5
  • Food: 82.6
  • Location: 96.7
  • Design: 93.5
  • Activities: 91.3
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