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    Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

    R62 Between Montagu & Barrydale | Die Vlakte, Montagu 6720, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 5408
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    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    We recognize some people might think if you go on a safari anywhere other than Kruger then you are not going on safari but I am here to tell you that is just not the case. We stayed at Gondwana Lodge (beautiful...first class...pictures on the...More

    2  Thank formytripreviews
    Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights in a tented lodge in Dwyka and it was magnificent. Words can't begin to describe how much we loved staying here and wish it had been for longer. I don't want to give anything away as all the little touches...More

    4  Thank Laura W
    Reviewed 27 February 2015

    We stayed as a family with our 2 grown up kids! This was nothing like we have ever experienced. You are literally in the middle of no where! Phone signal and wifi wave goodbye! The greeting of cold drinks and towels before been shown our...More

    1  Thank halfkel
    Reviewed 23 February 2015

    Visited for one night during a one-week holiday in Cape Town. Sanbona was the highlight of the entire week for me. Arrived at noon by car. Directions were clear. Enjoyed a beautiful drive through the bush to get there. Check-in was a breeze. We stayed...More

    3  Thank jonathonsingapore
    Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

    We decided to stay 1 night at Tilney Manor and 1 night at Dwyka lodge as we wanted to see how different they were. Comparing Sanbona to other game reserves, this was the most expensive however as its a "once in a lifetime" experience we...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$897 - US$1,262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Sanbona Wildlife Reserve - Tilney Manor, Dwyka Tented Lodge, Gondwana Hotel
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    Shelley B
    11 September 2017|
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    Response from katetV7618YF |
    You're going to love it there! Not sure about te,peratirtes but contact them directly.Comfortable walking shoes are fine. No need for fancy boots, etc. Kate
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    23 July 2017|
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    Response from BearsinArlington | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, contact them directly. We stayed at Tilney manor and really enjoyed it!
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    KathyW1952
    16 February 2017|
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    Response from Angela T | Reviewed this property |
    No need for Malaria at Sanbonna as it's malaria free area - enjoy
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    "Some tents are a distance from the main lodge and it apparently gets very hot in summer, so do request a..."
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