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    Monwana Game Lodge

    | Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 212 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Spent 3 nights at Monwana with my father and was able to get in a total of 6 safaris (1 evening sarari upon arrival, 2 safaris on each full day, and 1 safari on day of departure). Doc and Jeffrey, our ranger and tracker, were...More

    Thank Mike Y
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there Mike Y, thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review. We're thrilled that you had a good stay here with us. Take care.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Everything about our stay at Monwana was fantastic. By the end of our 2N/3D stay, the staff felt more like family! Everyone was extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms are luxurious and the food is amazing. Tammyn was graceful enough to accommodate our food preferences...More

    Thank Arjun G
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there Arjun G, thanks so much for leaving this review. How wonderful that you got to see the Big 5 more than once AND wild dog - such a treat! Glad you are able to tick one more thing off your bucket list :)...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at Monwana for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon trip. These few days were the highlight of all the holiday, it was the best experience ever. Ruan, Shally and all the team are very friendly and welcoming, also Ruan...More

    Thank Cedric A
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there Cedric A, thanks so much for leaving this review for Monwana Lodge. It is always so wonderful to hear of people choosing a safari for their honeymoon, it really is such a unique, bonding experience. Take care!

    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    Monwana game lodge in Thornybush reserve was our second stop on our three-week South African vacation/road trip, and it definitely set a high bar. From the incredibly friendly and helpful staff (Ruan, Shelly, Renniko, Valentin) to the amazingly luxurious lodgings, through the utterly indescribable experience...More

    Thank Benjamin E
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 2 August 2017

    Hello Benjamin E, thanks so much for leaving this lovely review :) We're so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, AND that you got to see all the Big 5!! Looking forward to having you back again some time soon.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    The trip to South Africa was meant to be a once in a life time but our visit to Monwana Lodge has made us feel that no other holiday will ever live up to this experience and we will only holiday here from now on....More

    1  Thank sharonkaypeck
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Monwana Game LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi there Sharonkaypeck, thanks so much for leaving this lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and you're most welcome to come again :)

    Thornybush Game Lodge
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 711 - USD 884 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    michellemilash
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Zenaida N | Reviewed this property |
    My agent arrange everything. But Monwana can arrange your pick up. They are tied up with a car company. Very efficient
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    michellemilash
    9 September 2017|
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    Response from Zenaida N | Reviewed this property |
    Depends on the number if guests. Jeep can accomodate 9 i think. But monwana always makes sure guests are comfy
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    John W
    30 July 2016|
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    Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
    Hi John, Monwana Game Lodge is in a private reserve and no drives are permitted unless you're staying at one of the Thornybush lodges i.e we do not allow day visitors... We are considered to be in a malaria low risk region..
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    "The suite overlooks the watering hole and provides for an excellent view"
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    "All rooms have great views"
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    "Ours was excellent, great balcony. Freestanding. Huge bed, larger than a CA King"
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    "Outstanding safari experience"
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