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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything about the lodge was perfect...the quality of the accommodation,exquisite public areas,the location,food,the friendliness and helpfulness of all the staff were just fantastic.There were so many little touches that made the place very special.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The entire experience was fantastic. From the initial welcome until our departure all of the staff do their utmost to ensure everything goes smoothly. They are very friendly and attentive. When I had a request it was followed up and actioned without needing to continually remind a staff member. The food is good, but do not expect Michelin Star dining....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Tintswalo as one of our stops for our honeymoon. And let me tell you, it was an experience of a life time. The food, service and hospitality left an everlasting impression. Our guide Andrew, and spotter,Simon, were not only very knowledgeable but friendly and accommodating. I would highly recommend this lodge to anyone who...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

In simple words, our experience here was far far beyond our expectations. Great location, great food, great service and on top of it, far superior safari experience. The team there definitely know how to make wow experience for their guests and delight them with their unobtrusive service. I should name Dave and Erik who were outstanding and their knowledge of...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Tinswalo certainly gave us the adventure of a lifetime, absolutely blown away! Starting our experience we flew in to them on a bush plane and were met by Guide Dave and Tracker Eric with Champagne, nice start, which only got better! It has such a great feel about the place. Every member of staff were exceptional and nothing was...

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stayed in the Presidential Suite for 5 nights over the New Years period. The suite is not a suite....its an apartment...its huge and furnished beautifully with unique pieces of furniture, two comfy four poster beds, two roll top baths, two open showers and staff on hand for your every need. The suite was unbelievable and topped off with two...

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TintswaloLodges, Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge, responded to this review

This is one of the best and most fantastic reviews we have ever received. Thank you so much for your kind words and detailed description of your stay from every aspect. We are so glad to hear that Alistair and Alfie looked after you so well and that your expectations were 'smashed right out of the park' We really do...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I spent with my family 4 days at Tintswalo lodge at the Presidential Suite. The Suite is an independent villa where you have 3 people at your service, lunch and dinner included. There's a chef at your disposal and above all all your game drives are unique and extraordinary. We saw all the Big Five easily and we learnt so...

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TintswaloLodges, Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review - we are so glad to hear that you had such a great time, and that Alistair looked after you so well! Warmest Regards Emily Booth Camp Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We spent three nights at Tintswalo over Christmas. The, our first safari, was one of the most incredible experiences we have ever had and we will always remember our time there. We saw elephants and zebra even while we were simply driving under our own steam to the lodge. In 6 game drives, we then saw the big 5 regularly,...

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TintswaloLodges, Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge, responded to this review

What an incredible review - more detail, kindness and gratitude than we could ever have asked for. Thank you for taking the time to let us know that you had the experience of a lifetime! We appreciate it so much that you are so appreciative! We really do hope that you can come back again one day! Warmest Regards Emily...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had no idea what to expect when I landed in Kruger for our safari, and I was totally blown away. Everything from the accommodations, to the safari, to the staff, to the food was perfection. This lodge is true luxury and loved my stay!

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TintswaloLodges, Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Rena-on-the-Road! We are so happy that you are happy :) Kind regards Emily Booth Camp Manager Tintswalo Safari Lodge

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Tinswalo is an oasis in the wild. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, we felt welcomed, cared for and inspired. A young outstanding staff anticipated our every need. Our guide was knowledgeable and fun and our tracker Eric knows the bush as if he was born there--oh, right, he was born there. Our rooms were so...

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TintswaloLodges, Manager at Tintswalo Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ssklar, It sounds like you certainly had the most incredible stay - we are so glad that you enjoyed everything and that everyone looked after you so well. Thank you for the wonderful feedback! Kind regards Emily Booth Camp Manager Tintswalo Safari Lodge

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A private safari lodge within the pristine Manyeleti reserve adjoining the Fenceless boundary of the Kruger National Park. Private plunge pools, big 5 game, amazing cuisine. Manor house can take children with a fantastic children's program. ... more   less 

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Address: Manyeleti reserve | Greater Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Manyeleti Game Reserve
Price Range: €1,213 - €3,683 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Tintswalo Safari Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Tintswalo Hotel Manyeleti Game Reserve
Tintswalo Kruger National Park
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“We stayed in "Kingsley" which was a great room. They are all individually themed. If you want a slightly closer room to the central area choose "Livingstone" (although the walk is not that far to "Kingsley").”
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“All rooms are lovely - you can't go wrong”
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“Baker Suite was an excellent choice - one of the most secluded suites and great for watching birds.”
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“every room is remarkable”
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