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Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Pet-friendly Getaways Near Cape Town

Calling all animal lovers! You no longer have to leave your furry family members at home when holidaying in The Cottage at Melozhori.

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Sunday, July 30, 2023

Melozhori Birding Guide

Melozhori provides home to over 130 bird species – including the rare Black Harrier. Take a look at five birds to look out for.

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Thursday, May 25, 2023

Getting to Know Bat-Eared Foxes

One of the rarely-spotted but much-loved mammals to call Melozhori Private Game Reserve home is the bat-eared fox. In this blog post, we are excited t

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Monday, March 20, 2023

The Little Five

The lesser known ‘Little 5’ include the antlion, leopard tortoise, elephant shrew, buffalo weaver and rhino beetle.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Wildlife Baby Boom at Melozhori Private Game Reserve

We have been privileged to see the arrival of several baby animals over the past few weeks. Here’s some of the special moments!

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Collective Nouns of the African Bush

We’ve put together a list of some of the mammals on Melozhori and found their corresponding collective nouns, but the truth is, anyone can have a go a

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

All About The Blue Crane

Melozhori is a bird-lovers paradise with 131 recorded species including the fascinating Blue crane.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Kids Activities at Melozhori

Looking for family-friendly getaways? Melozhori offers a safari-style option, free from dangerous animals and malaria, less than 200km from Cape Town.

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Monday, May 23, 2022

Melozhori Packing List

Visiting Melozhori Private Game Reserve and not sure what to pack? Take a look at our suggestions for what to pack according to the season.

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Monday, March 14, 2022

Nyala and Impala Introduced to Melozhori

We’re happy to share that towards the end of 2021, impala and nyala were introduced to Melozhori Private Game Reserve.

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