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Schotia Safaris Private Game Reserve

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Mossel Bay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visit Schotia as often as I can as it is one of my favourite places in Southern Africa. The reserve is big enough that you have a real feel of the wilds of Africa and yet small enough that you get to see a large part of it in your drive. The topography is superb. I love the trees...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the tooth and claw safari with 4 game drives (3x Schotia, 1x addo) and a overnight stay in the tent: what a great adventure! We had a great ranger (Edward) and saw 4 out of the big 5. Even in the private game park it felt like the animals had a great life and we really liked that...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We did night sleepover option Including Addo National park. The sleepover option gave us this beautiful opportunity to enjoy their Bush Lodge. To begin with we were picked up on time from our hotel in PE to report to reception for check-in. Jenny did our smooth check-in and asked us to lock our bags as they will be directly put...

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Came with family, including 5 and 8 year olds, to do tooth and claw safari (afternoon/evening tour in open jeep 2:30-8:30). We were all thrilled!!! The rangers are funny and knowledgeable, the animals abundant. We got up close and hilariously personal with zebra, giraffes, elephant, various antelope, even rhinos and hippos and lions!! The ranger was able to answer all...

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We returned to enjoy the Tooth and Claw Safari (also done in 2013) and opted for an overnight stay in Warthog Lodge. Great experience, another excellent guide, enjoyed seeing black-maned lion again, the rhinos with their rejuvenated horns, and most especially the elephant characters! Dinner was once more delicious and hugely enjoyable but the hippo are still camera shy! Warthog...

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Kalmthout, Belgium
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

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Munich, Germany
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“All the rooms are in the bush and are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles FionaAyerst, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We loved Warthog Lodge!”
 of 5 bubbles JBC0301, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a tented private camp.”
 of 5 bubbles cachris, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rondavel was great”
 of 5 bubbles janetstones, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Bush lodge was fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles 657RichardB, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
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