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Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We finished our trip across South Africa with three nights at Chitwa Chitwa. At first we considered booking a cheaper place to stay but in the end decided to go for it, and thank goodness we did, because it was the absolute highlight of the trip! We flew to Hoedspruit on a delayed flight, meaning we got to Chitwa later...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing time at Chitwa. Many thanks to our wonderful ranger Hali and tracker Moses, who were entertaining, professional and very knowledgable as well as enthusiastic wildlife lovers - we will never forget racing across the reserve to be first to reach the recently spotted cheetah and leopard. The lodge staff - Tronic, Dinho and July in...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was really trip of a life time and the best place to experience it. Amazing place from our wonderful welcome from Chantelle, incredible huge accommodation with every amenity you would expect from all the previous five star revues. Wonderful lodge with private terrace, plunge pool and view of the lake and all the many animals who came to drink...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it: accommodation is decadent, food is amazing and never-ending, setting is stunning, all staff are enthused and attentive and the safari is better than we ever hoped. Family of four with two boys (11 and 14) so the Chelsey suite was perfect. More space than we knew what to do with and decking, plunge pool and even bathrooms with...

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Wilson, Wyoming, Usa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the beautiful and beautifully decorated Chitwa House with a private deck and pool overlooking a lake where we could sit and see hippos, crocs, kudu, impala, and velvet monkeys. Twice daily safari rides with the greatest guide, Andres, and tracker, Betuel who went on foot to find me a leopard and did so. Saw everything imaginable. Hospitality was...

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Thank Merle L
Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After many hours of research and hoping we picked the right lodge for game viewing, food and luxury accommodation we arrived at Chitwa! Chitwa Chitwa exceeded our expectations in all areas. A huge thank you to Dave of theafricansafari who helped us choose and book Chitwa. Dave's patience with my many questions and his knowledge of the lodges in the...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at Chitwa Chitwa sharing the Chitwa house with another couple ;our friends We had massive bedrooms a gorgeous indoor lounge with great outdoor patio with our own pool overlooking the Chitwa dam with its hippos and crocs Food was great plenty of delicious game. Our ranger Harley and tracker Moses were superb. We saw rare wild...

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1Thank PETER B
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It is wild but comfy: big rooms, net around a bed, fire place, clean, soft towels, enoght place in the room for luggage lol, room terrace in front of a lake with hippos and crocodiles... and other animals just passing by all the time, inmates and zebras and more you see every day from your room. I liked a lot...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve is truly awesome! The lodge is superb, very comfortable, and decorated with great South African style. The food is superb! Great variety of food prepared by a top-notch chef. The game rides are the best in the African continent. Our ranger, his name is Surprise, took us to the very best spots to photograph lions...

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1Thank CHARLES D
Michigan
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I've been looking forward to our trip to Africa for several months and in anticipation of staying at Chitwa Chitwa I scoured the internet, liked them on Facebook and followed the Safari Live that is streamed on their Facebook page. Couldn't wait! They lived up to my high expectations. Located in the Sabi Sands area next to Kruger park, they...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Originally a private retreat of the Brink family, Chitwa Chitwa was transformed by Charl into an oasis of conservation and harmony. His dedicated holistic approach and wise land management are aimed at the handing of an uncontaminated African paradise to the future generations. In 1991 Charl and Maria Brink created Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge, today a jewel of South African hospitality and an emblem of the savannas most authentic and refined luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve

Address: P O Box 781854 | Steiltes, Kruger National Park 1213, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: $1,681 - $2,321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Each suite is unique and beautiful.”
merlel490, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 10 was not as big as our friends rooms 11 & 1 but it was still very nice. Could see the hippos in the water from our deck .”
952colleenn, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Charlsy Suite is fantastic for families, huge with an amazing deck overlooking the Dam”
Shawfamily5, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a Lodge with a view of the lake .This Reserve is in a Malaria zone .”
VENETIAN2015, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had three lodges and it would be hard to differentiate between them”
705alastairc, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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