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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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    “game drives” (157 reviews)
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    Reviewed 25 April 2014

    We booked Sanbona as our first safari experience, it was truly amazing and has now given us the safari bug! The whole service was 5*, the welcome, the facilities, the food, the rooms, the jeeps, the comfort and even the animals. It is about 3...More

    Thank kay_kay_uk
    Reviewed 13 April 2014

    Our stay: we stayed for 2 nights in the Manor in March. Overview: recommended. This is a very well run, beautiful and well maintained hotel, set in a rugged, atmospheric location. It has game viewing but a bit limited if you are used to, say,...More

    1  Thank rqf55
    Reviewed 8 April 2014 via mobile

    We spent one night. Sadly would of liked more, for our honeymoon. The service, staff, food and experience surpassed all of our expectations. The staff could not help enough. We found the food to be excellent. The game drives exhilarating and informative thanks to Mike....More

    Thank joozybabe
    Reviewed 30 March 2014

    We had such an incredible time here on our honeymoon...We stayed at Tinley Manor and everyone was extremely friendly and helpful and the service was 10000% 5-star quality! Our room was incredible, our guide was extremely knowledgeable and wonderful with the animals, and everyone bends...More

    Thank ChristianaMitchell
    Reviewed 29 March 2014

    The accommodation was superb - an enormous room and bathroom with outside (as well as inside) showers and a private patio. The area round the swimming pool was a great place to soak up the sun. The staff were friendly and service was efficient. All...More

    Thank jab155
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    • Montagu
    • Also Known As
    • Sanbona Wildlife Reserve - Tilney Manor, Dwyka Tented Lodge, Gondwana Hotel
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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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    11 September 2017|
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    Response from P6636KJmichaelw | Reviewed this property |
    The best way for you to know what the weather will like be at the time you go is to download a weather app. When we went to Sanbona in June it was wintertime there. There's a small store Dwyka Tented Lodge so I bought one of... More
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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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