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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

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  • Excellent84%
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“game drives”(169 reviews)
“on foot”(45 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed two nights at Dwyka Lodge, and wish we had stayed longer! It is a bit of a drive from CT, however it is an easy route with the final part being in the reserve. We got a transfer from the welcome lodge, but...More

Thank Catjane2610
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Tilney Manor for 2 nights which was superb. Rooms are large and well appointed and have great views of the surrounding landscape. Food was first class as was the hospitality shown to us by all the staff. Our Ranger - Alwyn - was...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fairly long drive from Cape Town to the Dwyka Tented Lodge at Sanbona it too about 3 1/2 to 4 hours. The last hour or so as the most amazing scenery as you drive up to the lodge. The Lodge is surrounded...More

Thank Givelin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to celebrate a landmark birthday of mine by Visiting South Africa. It was to be our first visit to South Africa and we had limited time to cover the 'hot spots'. We wanted to see the animals and experience the...More

1  Thank kbsmiffy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights, undoubtedly the highlight of our trip to SA. Managed four game drives which were unbelievable, getting up close and personal to lions, elephants rhinos and cheetah. The tented accommodation was out of this world, (air conditioning in a tent?) ....More

Thank drummondone
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Free Parking
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wisborough1
22 February 2018|
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Response from rtk1892 | Reviewed this property |
id expect as your now in summer it wont be too cold. however when we went in October it was pretty cold both in early morning and in the evening. dont worry though they do provide blankets and hot water bottles.
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Ziskakan
6 January 2018|
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Response from Sanbona2016 | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for you enquiry. Please contact our Reservations department for further details on +27 21 010 0028 or alternatively you can book directly via our website.
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marianchew0326
13 November 2017|
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Response from Cheryl142015 | Reviewed this property |
The Gondwana Lodge is specifically for families, so they will have accommodation to suit your needs. Tilney Manor and Dwyka Tented Lodge are aimed at couples and only have one bed per unit. Hope this helps. Our experience... More
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"We stayed in Gondwana Lodge and all rooms offer views of various aspects of the terrain."
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"For an authentic experience book Explorer Camp!"
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"We loved Tilney Manor. It was quiet and beautiful. Nice place for a couple."
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"All 6 suites are equally beautiful with stunning vistas of the reserve and close proximity to the infinity..."
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