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    Motswari Private Game Reserve

    Kruger National Park 2021, South Africa
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My only complaint about Motswari is that at the end you have to leave. I loved loved loved it here! I stayed in some beautiful places during my trip to South Africa but this was the undisputed highlight. My lodge was lovely, not only fantastically...More

    Thank andreaJ7442DG
    Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Andrea, We are very grateful for the time you have taken to review your stay at Motswari, Thank you for your kind words and your recognition of the work put in by our staff to make your stay enjoyable, I will be sure to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Arrived back home a week ago after another gorgeous stay at Motswari. I have been so lucky I`ve stayed in this paradise for 42 days all together..it was my fifht stay in four years. Everything was once again just perfect during our stay. This time...More

    Thank Kristin V
    Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Kirstin, Thanks so much for your kind words, a wonderful review of Motswari! Over the years and your numerous visits you have become very much a part of our family here, we look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future.....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had the most amazing time on our trip to S Africa, but of course, it could not be complete without a safari. I was so glad we choose to come here! The rooms are absolutely stunning. We had a great view of the watering...More

    Thank Patricia S
    Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Patricia, Thanks so much for taking the time out to review Motswari, We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your time with us, I will be sharing your review with all the staff, Take care, and hope to see you back one day Very...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    we'll probably remember all our life about this giraffe being hunt by lions. Nice time at Motswari, beautiful lodge, friendly and helpful staff, only 6 people per car. Gluten-free options available upon request. However, the guide Kevin did not know very well how to park...More

    Thank Marion490
    Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Marion Thank you for taking the time and trouble to share your thoughts and to review Motswari. We are certainly delighted with your enjoyment of the lodge and staff, we are especially pleased with your once-in-a- lifetime viewing of lion hunting giraffe! Unfortunately the...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    The lodge is quite nice and very clean. Since it is fully open, night moves can only happen if accompanied by a lodge staff member (for security reasons). The location is great (along the river, even if our summertime trip found the river quite dry)....More

    Thank Yves R
    Response from MotswariLodge, General Manager at Motswari Private Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Yves Thank you for your detailed review and honest feedback of Motswari. Unfortunately with mobile sightings the photographic opportunities are sometimes limited, as the guide is constantly moving to secure better viewing opportunities, if one adds thick vegetation to this it can lead to...More

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    • US$620 - US$1 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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    Marsha A
    29 September 2017|
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    Response from Chad C |
    Hi Marsha Children aged 11 and 12 are welcome at Motswari, but no children under 16 are permitted at Geiger's Camp. Regarding bush walks, the minimum age is 12 years old for those wanting to participate in... More
    27 September 2017|
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    Response from Radarman123 | Reviewed this property |
    Game drives included both morning and evening. Meals included. Beer and select wines included. Liquor and choice wines were extra.
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    "As far as I could tell all lodges were great!"
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    "As this camp only caters for around 30 guests all lodges are fine in terms of location and facilities"
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    "Close to nature - have an outside shower!"
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    "Its a small place - all the rooms are as good as each other :)"
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