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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

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Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We had such an amazing time here. The place is beautiful and the people are amazing . Such a wonderful reserve. So entertaining and informative . We laughed so much. As a coeliac , they were more than accommodating - making me gluten free scones...More

3  Thank Aibhmc
Reviewed 5 October 2015

The whole team at Sanbona - Gondwana Lodge went out of their way to make our stay awesome. Our guide Casper has so much passion for what he does and has a fantastic wealth of knowledge, that he shared. Christopher did a wonderful job in...More

1  Thank Merrill M
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We stayed there in September 2015 and can't recommend it enough. Tilney Manor - only 6 rooms so felt like a home ... but what a home! - with charming, welcoming and friendly staff and lovely rooms with superb views (fab bathrooms and bath products)...More

2  Thank miranda l
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

We booked our safari to the reserve without realy knowing what to expect. Getting from the main gate to the welcome cabine was like entering a new world and from there to Dwyke lodge you may think you were kidnnaped to the middle of no...More

1  Thank AsafSham
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Myself and husband have recently returned from our honeymoon to South Africa where we stayed at Sanbona for 2 nights. We had an amazing time. It is well organised with 2 game drives a day with 1 game drive on our first and last day....More

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Ziskakan
6 January 2018|
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Response from Sanbona2016 | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for you enquiry. Please contact our Reservations department for further details on +27 21 010 0028 or alternatively you can book directly via our website.
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marianchew0326
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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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Shelley B
12 September 2017|
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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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"All 6 suites are equally beautiful with stunning vistas of the reserve and close proximity to the infinity..."
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"Spend the extra and stay at the Dwyka Tented Lodge. You won't regret it."
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