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    Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

    R62 Between Montagu & Barrydale | Die Vlakte, Montagu 6720, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 5408
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Just left having spent three days at Tilney Manor. The rooms are fantastic. Massive in size with old world charm. Food is superb and service second to none - thanks Sam and Calvin. There are only ever 12 guests in this lodge so you really...More

    Thank IPH57
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Thankyou Sanbona Wildlife Reserve for being one of the most magical, captivating and genuinely touching places I’ve ever visited. The care and compassion you have for all the animals (especially the endangered rhinos) is unparalleled. Our time there will always stay close in my heart...More

    1  Thank Alex W
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed for two nights and from the moment we arrived at the lodge where we were met with cold refreshing flannels and a drink - the service was excellent There are only 12 lodges and the service given felt very personal/ individual and therefore...More

    Thank Netty1313
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Wow what a spoil. I was whisked away to a weekend away at Sanbona. We stayed in the Dwayka tents and it way way exceeded my expectations. We were met with warm towels to clean our hands and faces. Food was exceptional. Staff were friendly...More

    Thank linellec2017
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The fiancée and I were very impressed with Sanbona’s service and reserve. They are doing a great thing for the animals, and I’d like to say thank you to their patroness for turning the place into a nonprofit enterprise. The animals in the wildlife reserve...More

    Thank Jaeger6
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    • US$814 - US$1,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Montagu
    • Also Known As
    • Sanbona Wildlife Reserve - Tilney Manor, Dwyka Tented Lodge, Gondwana Hotel
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    marianchew0326
    13 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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    11 September 2017|
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    Response from P6636KJmichaelw | Reviewed this property |
    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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    23 July 2017|
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    Response from BearsinArlington | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, contact them directly. We stayed at Tilney manor and really enjoyed it!
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