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Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest Camp

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We have just returned from three nights at Sibuya Forest Camp. Our ranger was David whose knowledge and enthusiasm helped make this a trip of a lifetime. The organisation from check in at Kenton on Sea to game drives at the camp was excellent. The...More

Thank AlanM827
Response from carol f, Owner at Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest CampResponded 5 December 2017

Hello AlanM827 We're very rewarded to hear that you considered your 'Sibuya Experience' as 'A trip of a lifetime' - such praises are always extremely well received - thank you for the lovely Review and kind words. I know David and the rest of the...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We want to specially thanks Christian and Brenda during our stay. During the game drive we learned so many things thanks to him. He is professional, secure and always keen to teach us new things about the animals and reserve. Until next time!More

Thank Oriol C
Response from carol f, Owner at Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest CampResponded 25 September 2017

Greetings Oriol C - It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time with Christiaan & Brenda at River Camp - they're passionate about what they do so will be delighted at your kind words! We look forward to your return - thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you are looking for something unique and slightly different when it comes to BIG5 experience then you should look at Sibuya Game Reserve & Lodges in the Eastern Cape. Why you may well ask? Their point of difference begins in the small beach side...More

Thank AustralianTravelGuru
Response from carol f, Owner at Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest CampResponded 4 May 2017

Greetings Australian Travel Guru! Thank you very much for taking the time to place such a lovely comprehensive Review - we're happy to hear that you appreciated the multi- faceted Sibuya experience & hope that in the not too distant future, you return to share...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017

This exceeded my expectations: an amazing experience from beginning to end. Approaching the camp from the river we were already learning about the local birds and environment. Our ranger, David, stayed with us from the beginning to the end of the trip and couldn't have...More

Thank JCQ19
Response from carol f, Owner at Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest CampResponded 19 April 2017

Hello JCQ19 - Your Review is one which makes us all feel proud - thank you! It is really rewarding when we hear that we've exceeded expectations...something we always aspire to achieve! David loves his lifestyle & would have enjoyed sharing it with enthusiasm to...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We are a family of 4 from Northern Germany and had an absoulutely fantastic time!!! Accomodation, service and food in Forest Camp were just marvellous! The whole concept of being picked up by boat, living in luxurious(!) tents in Forest Camp, enjoying excellent food and...More

Thank Martin H
Response from carol f, Owner at Sibuya Game Reserve-Forest CampResponded 19 April 2017

Greetings! You say that we gave you two days that were the highlight of your SA trip - well, Martin H - you made my day! Kent will really appreciate your kind words of praise too - thank you for the wonderful Review! We feel...More

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"GPS for directions ensure you enter the reception co-ordinates not those of the lodge no roads to your lodge..."
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"I thought the lodge at Forest Camp was slightly more attractive than the one at River Camp, but it's a..."
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"There are 8 rooms, the bigger the number, the farther away from the central unit (restaurant/bar). We had..."
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"Room 8 the furthest from the lodge (5 minute walk) with a beautiful river and sometimes game view."
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