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Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

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Reviewed 6 July 2015

We just spent 2 nights at Dwyka, the newly revamped lodge of Sanbona. If it is remoteness, luxury and romance you are looking for, this camp is for you. The tented room structures are huge and leave nothing to be desired. The outdoor private jacuzzi...More

3  Thank capemicks
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This was my fourth trip to Sanbona. This time we chose to stay at Dwyka - wow! It was all I hoped for, and more. The tents are beautiful and very comfortable. The hot tub on the deck was great - lovely after a cold...More

3  Thank JenCC
Reviewed 21 June 2015

We stayed here in early June and were unfortunately caught up in a "once in 10 years" rain storm which took out the power, phones and the roads. Unfortunately, Dykwa had not installed generators - we were told it was in the plan -- so...More

1  Thank WhereAreMyGlasses
Reviewed 17 June 2015

We stayed in Tinley Manor in June 2015 and all has been perfect thanks to the professionality of the staff. Food, accomodation, rooms, the landscape... and of course the game drives were wonderful. My two teenagers children were delighted by our rangers Alwin. Unfortunately we...More

Thank Antosegrate
Reviewed 16 June 2015

We stayed at Dwyka tented lodge which was absolutely stunning, the tents are really beautiful & the setting is wonderful. Our ranger was Casper who was fantastic, very knowledgable & found so many animals for us including some walking to get really close to the...More

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wisborough1
22 February 2018|
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Response from Freshforce | Reviewed this property |
I wore a sweatshirt and loose cutoffs. And trainers! They have blankets on the trucks which were very useful when we were speeding along to the waterholes It a wonderful experience. Make sure you get there in the morning
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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
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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"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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"I think the rooms are all great!"
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"All tents at Dwyka are equally good"
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