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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Staying at Motswari was the highlight of our 2 week trip to Africa! Honestly cannot fault this place and would highly recommend it for anyone looking for an authentic, relaxing, informative, and luxurious holiday spot. You are right in the heart of the Timbavati reserve,...More

Thank olakatherinep
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 30 January 2018

Hi There, Thanks so much for the amazing review! You have managed to cover every staff member who contributed to your time with us! I will be sure to pass this on to all, look forward to your return visit.... With very best wishes Chris...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Motswari for 5 nights and what a stay it was. We arrived on a fed air flight on to the camps own airstrip and were given a very warm welcome by our ranger and tracker. From the first moment we entered the...More

Thank Dawn C
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 30 January 2018

Hi Dawn, What a fantastic review! Thanks so much for firstly, taking the time to review your stay with us, and secondly, your kind words. This will be shared with all staff and is guaranteed to produce some more of the smiles that we are...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent three nights at Motswari. The lodge is located deep in the Timbavati reserve so you are truely surrounded by nature. The lodge itself is nice with cosy sofas to sit and view the nature. Our room was spacious and the...More

Thank PeackockSweden
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 24 January 2018

Hi, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay with us at Motswari, We are so pleased you had an enjoyable stay, I will be sure to pass on your kind words of appreciation to Robynne and Lot, as well as the...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful honeymoon at Motswari. A smaller more vintage reserve than our second (Arathusa), it was a great way to ease into our first safari ever. I would highly recommend going here and then on to Sabi Sands because the experiences were so...More

Thank Boston F
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 21 January 2018

Hi, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay at Motswari, the Chefs will be so pleased to see your recognition of their efforts, The digital recipe idea will certainly be considered moving forward! We trust you had safe travels home, and...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Not our first safari but definitely one of the best. Yes we saw the big five, including the elusive rhino and leopard, however the other things are what sets Motswari apart; knowledgeable guides (thanks Kevin and Eric) who are completely dedicated to finding the wildlife....More

Thank randj06
Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 21 January 2018

Hi, and thanks so much for your warm and honest review of Motswari, you have touched on the areas we pride ourselves on, a complete South African safari experience and good wholesome food, I will be sharing this review with all our staff, thank you...More

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Jill C
12 April 2018|
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Good day Jill Thank you for getting in touch. Our rates are inclusive of game drives, meals, soft drinks, water and select alcoholic beverages. Regards Neil
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Nivedita B
8 April 2018|
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Hi there The vehicles are safe - as the animals see the vehicle as one big option and not as individuals on the vehicle. We always caution guests to remain seated, quiet and to not stand or move around in the vehicle while... More
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8 April 2018|
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We were there 2 weeks ago and have been several times in April. It is generally hot (25 - 35 degrees). But there can be cooler days and occasionally rain, but this is less likely as April passes. Take a hat, sun cream... More
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