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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

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Reviewed 2 January 2016

A group of six spent four days at Sanbona's Dwyke Tented Lodge in November. What a good choice that was - About a 3 1/2 hour drive from Cape Town by a large comfortable van you arrive at an oasis of 9 "tented" lodges and...More

3  Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 26 December 2015

We stayed here for two nights and didn't want our adventure to end.From the moment we were transferred from the welcome lodge to Dwyka we were treated like kings. Adrian and his team cannot do enough to make your African experience the best it could...More

2  Thank MADABOUTANIMALS
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at the Gondwana lodge and had such an incredible experience. The 5 am start was well equipped with hot water bottles so we didn't get cold & the amazing animals we saw. We loved every minute of our stay and would highly...More

2  Thank Nadia G
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I'd been looking forward to this safari for 10 years, and Sanbona delivered. We had the 3-day, 2-night, 4-safari package, which I considered to be a terrific deal. All-inclusive, except for a miscommunication on wine/beer, which turned out to be a nothing-burger because of the...More

3  Thank dakota1956
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This was my second visit to Sanbona--first was in 2012. AS before, I loved every minute of my five-day stay. I spent three nights at Tilney Manor, and enjoyed spacious room with lovely views of the garden terrain. The food was abundant and delicious without...More

3  Thank DrDeborah
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wisborough1
22 February 2018|
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Response from rtk1892 | Reviewed this property |
id expect as your now in summer it wont be too cold. however when we went in October it was pretty cold both in early morning and in the evening. dont worry though they do provide blankets and hot water bottles.
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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
14 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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